Raja Yoga Discourses & LecturesProf K. Subramanyam 17/02/2010


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Date: 17.02.10
Venue: Mangal Mandir
Chanting: Raja Yoga
Chanted by: Pushpaji,Staff
Discourse: Raja Yoga
DiscourseBy: Prof K Subramanyam
Discourse by

Prof K Subramanyam,

Dean, Division of Yoga and Humanities,SVYASA, Bangalore, India

Abstract

1.Friends….Yoga give peace of mind.
2.Raja Yoga is path of will power. Will power is strong determination.
3.Such determination comes from decisiveness. Indecisiveness is worse than wrong decision.
4.Will power is characterized by decisiveness.
5.After making decision, it is strong adherence to decision.
6.Fasting and keeping awake or silence is tests of will power.
7.In Bhakti Yoga, devotion is expressing gracefulness to god.
8.On Mahashivrati, we worship Lord Shiva. He is best of the Karma Yogi.
9.On Navaratris, we worship divine goddess Durga. We fast for 9 days to get her blessings.
10.May we now with grace of almighty meditate with beautiful smile?

Prof K Subramanyam PhD
Dean, Division of Yoga and Humanities, has a specialization in English Literature (American and lndo-Anglian as optionals) and Philosophy (Gandhian Philosophy – optional). He is presently the Honorary Adviser, Vivekananda College, Tiruvekadam, Madurai District. He has been a Member, NAAC peer team. He has authored 14 books on various topics including books on Education. He has presented and published a large number of papers on socially relevant and spiritual topics. He is a prolific speaker with an ability to weave magic with his words, with a capacity to talk to people at all levels.