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Usage examples for yoga

  1. English or no English, your words on yoga shall be heard in the West. – Autobiography of a YOGI by Paramhansa Yogananda
  2. Sarojini Chattopadhyay was born at Hyderabad on February 13, 1879. Her father, Dr. Aghorenath Chattopadhyay, is descended from the ancient family of Chattorajes of Bhramangram, who were noted throughout Eastern Bengal as patrons of Sanskrit learning, and for their practice of Yoga. – The Golden Threshold by Sarojini Naidu
  3. Dramatic and musical performances are given in theatres built in the Greek style; there is a college of Raja- Yoga, where thousands of pupils of all races are initiated into the mysteries of Karma and Reincarnation; a School of Antiquity, " temple of the living light," where the secret of living in harmony with nature is taught; frequent lectures, conferences, sports and games; while animated conversations concerning memories of past lives have an undying fascination for the adherents of this doctrine which sends so many missionaries out into the world every year. – Modern Saints and Seers by Jean Finot
  4. As soon as possible, I went on, I plan to open a Yoga Institute here. – Autobiography of a YOGI by Paramhansa Yogananda
  5. The knowledge of yoga is free to all who will receive, like the ungarnishable daylight. – Autobiography of a YOGI by Paramhansa Yogananda
  6. I was in a yoga class with her once. – O+F by John Moncure Wetterau
  7. Yoga has produced, in every age of India, men who became truly free, truly Yogi- Christs. – Autobiography of a YOGI by Paramhansa Yogananda
  8. These men could rise to even greater heights if they were taught the definite science of yoga, which makes possible a more conscious direction of one's mind and life. – Autobiography of a YOGI by Paramhansa Yogananda
  9. If he kept at the yoga exercises, it didn't bother him, but a real day's work would be the end. – Joe Burke's Last Stand by John Moncure Wetterau
  10. This discipline receives systematic treatment in the Yoga school of philosophy but it is really common to all varieties of Hinduism and Buddhism; all agree that the body must be subdued by physical training before the mind can apprehend the higher truths. – Hinduism and Buddhism, Vol I. (of 3) An Historical Sketch by Charles Eliot
  11. Another word in India which is synonymous with large power and merit is Yoga. – India’s Problem Krishna or Christ by John P. Jones
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