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Yoga-Sutra

The second Chapter of Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras - contains instructions for our Practice - Sadhana Pada.

Sadhana-Pada

Sentence 35

ahinsa-pratishthayam tat-sannidhau vairatyaghah ||35||

अहिंसाप्रतिष्ठायं तत्सन्निधौ वैरत्याघः ॥३५॥

ahiṁsā-pratiṣṭhāyaṁ tat-sannidhau vairatyāghaḥ ॥35॥

Once a condition of durable non-violence (ahimsa) has been established, all enmity will be abandoned in your environs. ||35||


ahiṁsā = (nom. sg. f.) non-violence
pratiṣṭha = (nom. sg. f.) fixed; permanent stable
tat = (acc. sg. n./nom. sg. n. from tad) whose
sannidhau = (loc. sg. m. from sannidhi) environs; nearby
vaira = enmity; conflict
tyāghaḥ = (nom. sg. m. from agha) to abandon; to relinquish; to let go