The third chapter of Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras instructs us about the progression of our practice - Vibhuti Pada.

Yoga-Sutra

Vibhuti-Pada

Sentence 47

grahana-svarupa-asmita-avaya-arthavattva-sanyamat-indriya jayah ||47||

ग्रहणस्वरूपास्मिताअवयार्थवत्त्वसंयमातिन्द्रिय जयः ॥४७॥

grahaṇa-svarūpa-asmitā-avaya-arthavattva-saṁyamāt-indriya jayaḥ ॥47॥

Meditation (samyama) on the process of perception, its actual form, your I-ness, and the purpose of your life engenders mastery (jaya) over the senses. ||47||


grahaṇa = process of perception
svarūpa = own form; own essence
asmitā = I-ness; individuality
anvaya = connectedness; connection
arthavattva = purposefulness; function
saṁyama = deep contemplation; meditation
indriya = organs of perception
jayaḥ = mastery

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