You were redirected depending of your saved language from your last visit. Back to German? (Zurück zu Deutsch?) Back to English?
×
Share
X
Language
X
Contact
Disable editing mode Edit Page
Edit in
Menu
Yoga-Sutra

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

Sadhana-Pada

Sentence 2

samadhi-bhavana-arthah klesha tanu-karana-arthash-cha ||2||

समाधिभावनार्थः क्लेश तनूकरणार्थश्च ॥२॥

samādhi-bhāvana-arthaḥ kleśa tanū-karaṇa-arthaś-ca ॥2॥

If your practice is aligned with your goal (samadhi), the obstacles along your spiritual path (klesha) will disappear and ultimately you will reach your goal. ||2||


samādhi = (iic.) samadhi; state of enlightenment; the goal of yoga
bhāvana = aligned with; oriented toward
arthaḥ = (nom. sg. m.) goal
kleśa = (iic.) burdens; an obstacle on the path to spiritual enlightenment
tanū = (iic.) reduce
karaṇa = (iic.) achieve
arhtaḥ = (nom. sg. m. from arhta) goal