The Sanskrit glossary contains a wealth of definitions of yoga and it’s related topics,philosophies,yogic traditions and concepts.
It is designed to aid yoga practitioners who seek the deeper meaning of yoga’s symbols and metaphoric language.It may be utilized as a guide for understanding the precision and subtle association of Sanskrit words found in yoga publications.
The Sanskrit glossary,with English translation,reveals the deep significance of yogic terms through word structure,meaning, scriptural references and original Devanagari script.Selected pictures illustrate the text.
YOGA PUBLICATION TRUST
The Yoga Publication Trust was founded by Paramahansa Niranjanananda in 2000.
It is an organization dedicated to the dissemination and development of yogic knowledge and related disciplines such as psychology (ancient and modern), ecology, medicine, knowledge of the Vedas, tantra and Upanishads, philosophy (eastern and western), mysticism and spirituality. national and international level through the distribution of books, magazines, audio and video cassettes and multimedia supports.
The main purpose of the YPT is to publish textbooks in the field of yoga philosophy, psychology and applied yoga science; the practical texts and inspiring expositions of eminent personalities and spiritual authors, aim to elevate humanity through a yogic lifestyle, the practice and knowledge of yoga.