Yoga – Misunderstood So Far

Before you choose for your own instructor investigate first with then that’s the time you will select for the best pilates teacher training Sydney. Yoga is the only methodology available with the humanity which has anatomized the human existence without opening a human body. It is the oldest and the deepest psychology of the human existence. It is unlike the present day psychology which studies only the mind of the subjects. Yoga is not constrained to the personality, mind or any aspect of mind of people; rather it gives a complete description of the whole existence of the humanity, its mental fabric and a methodology to transcend it.

Yoga in itself has been a diverse field. In Indian philosophy many a schools attach themselves to Yoga. Ashtangik Yoga, Gyan Yoga, Bhakti Yoga, Karma Yoga, Raja Yoga, Hatha Yoga, Kundalini Yoga, Mantra Yoga and Tantra Yoga are a few schools attached to Yoga. This article constrains itself to the Ashtangik Yoga only. In this article term Yoga will refer to the Ashtangik Yoga as propounded by Patanjali in Yoga Sutra.

Whatever practical about a human being can be said about his physic, psyche, mind and Chetna (in English no better word than awareness is available for this) is there in Yoga Sutra. Yoga Sutra starts with the proposition that the mind’s expositions (Vritti) are attracted to the worldly objects (Vishayas) and by confining mind’s expositions from being attracted to the worldly objects a seeker can realize his existence and hence liberate himself from this world’s afflictions.

The difference in the approaches of the Indian Yoga and the modern psychology is because of the differences of visions of the two schools. The modern psychology begins with the hypothesis that the Psychology is the science of the mind; that the human mind is the most complex machine on Earth; that it is the source of all thoughts and behaviour. The modern psychology believes that there is a mind and it has to be in consonance with some prototype mind. The modern psychology believes that the mind can be and usually is sick; its sickness can be cured. The real minds have tendencies. These tendencies of a real mind can be molded. A mind can be trained and can be taken to some sort of proximity of that prototype mind.

Yoga views the mind differently. For it a mind can not be infected by sickness but it is a sickness in itself. It cannot be cured because it has this form of sickness as an essence for the physical existence. Physical existence is not possible without the mind. Yoga does not speak of ‘a mind’ rather its subject matter is ‘the mind’. Modern psychology studies, treats and cures an individual mind while Yoga is for the generality of mind. Psychology is particular in approach and it discovers generality from particularity. In Yoga the mind in general is explained and a particularity approached from the generality.

For Yoga the mind is an obstacle in the path of self realization. This obstacle of mind is very much intrinsic and an essential ingredient of the creation (the Srishti). To attain your absolute state you have to transcend the mind. Yoga does not prefer wasting its time in curing a sick mind to make it healthy. There is nothing like a healthy mind in Yoga’s vision.

Yoga’s vision starts with a proposition – confining mind’s exposition from being allured by the worldly objects is Yoga i.e. Yogashchitvritti nirodhah. For the self realization, the Yoga has proposed an Eight Fold Path called Ashtangik Yoga. Its Eight Fold Path consists of: Yama, Niyama, Aasan, Pranayam, Pratyahar, Dhaarna, Dhyan and Samaadhi. Non Violence (Ahimsa,), Truth (Satya), Not stealing other’s property (Asteya), Not retaining the surplus things (Aparigrah) and a good Sexual behaviour (Brahmcharya) are five Yamas. Practicing these five Yamas makes your surrounding healthy and peaceful. By and large these five Yamas are the five cures of basic ulterior tendencies which cause disputes in your neighbourhood. Yamas provide a calm and serene environment around you. Next it is the Niyama. Hygiene (Shauch), Contentment (Santosh), Effort (Tapah), Introspection (Swadhyaya) and Surrender to God (Ishwar Pranidhan) – these five are the Niyamas. Once a calm environment is attained by practicing Yamas, the next step is the personal purification through these five Niyamas. The Yoga proceeds step by step.

First it prescribes for a healthy environment and then for the personal purification of the seeker.

The third stage of Yoga is Aasan. An Aasan is a posture in which your body becomes stationary. These days various gurus are available in the market, who prescribe these Aasans for a weight loss program. Yoga did not have any idea of weight loss in its conception. During the period the Yoga was compiled surplus calories was not a problem before the seeker. The problem of surplus calories is the problem of modern life style. The originator of Yoga would have not given a solution to a problem which was unknown to his time. The Aasans are meant for a more subtle purpose. In Aasan you sit with your fixed and stationary body. Through these Aasans the Yoga master wanted you feel the presence of a restless thought process inside that stationary body. Aasan is the most suitable form of practice which encounters you with the duality present ‘within you’. It makes you realize that you are not a body alone; that you are not limited to your physical dimensions; that “something” more subtle, more live, more pervasive is there inside your visible body. Thus Aasans for the first time makes you visualize your inner self.

Then it comes the Pranayam. The chief proponent of Yoga, Patanjali says – tasmintsati shvasprashvasyogargativichheda pranayam i.e. visualizing inhale and exhale separately and distinctly is Pranayam. Different forms of Pranayam made available by the modern Gurus were never described by Patanjali the great master. Pranayam is the beginning of the internal journey going to be attained through Yoga. Patanjali had a unique approach to go inside. He chose the easiest route through breathing. The seekers who practice Yoga must have experience the relationship between your breaths and your thoughts. When you inhale your thoughts are more itinerant than you exhale. When a new seeker starts meditation and goes inside deeper often he feels his breathing as being stopped. This is the conjunction between your breathing and your thoughts. Yoga has termed your breathing as your Praña. Pranayam is the visualization of Praña. Hence it is the visualization of your itinerant thoughts.

Upto the end of this fourth stage Yoga has completed one half of the journey; the outer journey. Henceforth the Yoga enters inside the seekers. Next stages of Yoga are meant for an internal transformation. Pratyahar, Dhaarna, Dhyan and Samaadhi are four milestones on the internal highway. The part of mind which is enchanted to the outer worldly objects has been named as Chitta in Yoga. Chetna meaning something near awareness in English is derived from this Chitta. As body is the subject matter of the outer expedition of Yoga, Chitta is the subject matter of internal exploration through Yoga.

Eyes are to see, ears are to hear and so on. Yoga says it is the nature of the eyes to see the things in the world. It is the nature of the ears to hear the sounds from the world. The same is true for the other senses. The senses have a natural tendency of being attracted by the worldly objects. This is an outward flow; an outward flow of your Chitta. This is the tendency or affinity of Chitta which flows from inside you to the objects; the Yoga calls it the Vritti. Yoga says that the mind has a natural tendency or affinity to be attracted by the worldly objects. This outward motion of your mind creates a bipolarity with you at one end and the world at the other. The Chitta is an abstract entity and is not perceivable as are the worldly objects. Hence out of the bipolarity only the worldly objects are visible. The viewer i.e. the Chitta forgets himself and keeps remembering only the vision i.e. the visible objects. The Chitta starts living in thoughts.

These thoughts are nothing but either your memories or your imaginations about future. Thoughts originate either from your past experience or from your mental permutations – combinations of your imaginations. The past is passed and is not existent. The future has not happened so far and hence it is also not existent. Both the past and the future are non existent. You live, through your thoughts only in past and the future. You try to exist in non existent entities. This is the only fallacy of the mankind from which Yoga wants you to get rid of.

You are never in your present. You usually do not observe you because of your sleep. You have forgotten of yourself. You are not aware of yourself. You know yourself only as much others know about you. You know your name; a few relationships; your office; your money and your thoughts etc. At night when you sleep all these particulars of you are forgotten but you still remain alive. It shows that you are more than your name, your relationships, your office, your money and your thoughts. What is that more? What is your essence? You are not aware of it. You are in deep sleep about your existence nevertheless your eyes may be opened. Yoga awakens you towards you.

It its early phase of journey, Yoga has shown you that in your common life, in your unawakened life you exist as a dichotomy or a bipolarity (as used in other articles in this section).

In Pratyahar Yoga speaks of getting rid of the psychological addictions of senses. A mirror shows you your image. It shows when you rose up from the bed in early morning, it shows when you are untidy, it shows when you comb hair, it shows you after your make up. It shows you all the times without any hesitation, without adding anything in you or subtracting from you. It has no hesitation of time, frequency or any other factor. You come in front of it and it shows you in return. No deference, no disdain; no temptation no escape simply a reflection. Yoga says your senses should reflect the world in the same way with No deference, no disdain; no temptation no escape simply a reflection of the world. This is Pratyahar.

Some thinkers have described it otherwise also. They say that seeker is to renounce the world. He has to withdraw his senses from the worldly objects. He has to take his sense away from the world. This view is difficult to be appreciated. Whenever you open your eyes they will receive the sensation of light. In jungle you may not be having houses, roads and vehicles but tress, grass, birds would be there. Sky is there. Your limbs are there. Yoga does not prescribe mutilation of senses. It speaks of non addicted senses. King Janak and Lord Krishna would have not attained the absolute knowledge (Brahamgyan) if this theory of mutilation of senses is resorted to. Pratyahar speaks of unaddicted vision.

This unaddicted vision i.e. Pratyahar liberates you of the dichotomy. You clearly see yourself and the world as two distinct and separable entities. Now the Yoga speaks of the potential of unification existing in you. Dhaarna, Dhyan and Samaadhi are the stages of existence. Dhaarna, Dhyan and Samaadhi are different in degrees and not in kind. The main difference among them is regarding the duration for which a seeker can stay in that state of existence. Therefore this article will discuss them under the common name – Dhyan. (However Patanjali has used a term Samyam for this)

To be continued…

psmalik.com/ and
Yoga Misunderstood So Far.

Article Source: https://EzineArticles.com/expert/Pratap_S._Malik/143247

Article Source: http://EzineArticles.com/855030

Internal Safeguard Car Door dog Protector

Fineshinedetailing.com.au paint protection offers outstanding film choices to protect your customer’s vehicles and several pre-cut kits to cover the most commonly damaged areas.New timer a dog owner? Congratulations! If not, then well done on your job with your pooch til now! Keeping your car with zero scratches while having a dog is not easy, but don’t worry with our door protectors it won’t be such a hard thing!

Dog Car Door Protector; Anti-scratch Interior Car Cover Guard 

Benefits You Get From This Products:

  • Quality Texture: Our car door protector is made of a premium fabric that will guarantee your window and door panel protected with a piece of excellent waterproof fabric. With this car door protector, your car’s door and windows are 100% covered and concealed.
  • Premium Fabric:Made of PVC free, washable polyester materials, in the pet car door cover’s waterproof side towards the door and has a harsh nylon surface, good protect your fabric or even leather in your vehicles.
  • Easy Installation: The safeguard is made to be efficient in every aspect, installation is one of these aspects of course! The door shield and window is one of the uncomplicated covers to be put. You will never have a problem putting it on or taking it off.
  • More Of Easy Installation:door protector with two ways to install, provide plastic inserts to the tabs between window and car door panel or use the sticky back Velcro tapes, makes them a breeze to put in and take down as needed.
  • Perfectly Designed: Our car door shield is ideally designed to cover every single inch of your car door and windows. The edges of the door are shielded with car door edge guards, also, there are hook and loop to ensure the steadiness of the shields on its place. Protect your door using our windows and door shield.
  • Universal and Adjustment Coverage:Never worry about your dog drooling or climbing on the window again. Being made of waterproof material, it provides universal coverage. An additional feature is that it could be adjusted for all vehicles doors and windows. A cover that fits small and big vehicles aren’t that great?!
  • Stylish Functions:The screen behind driver/passenger seats always protect the backs of the seats from dog hair/dander/drool, the dog car door cover prevents dogs from flying forward in an accident or hitting you in the head.
  • Easy Washing:The cover is not only easy to install and light weighted but also machine washable. You can wash it on a washing machine, clean it with a damp cloth, or just hand wash it, it is all okay. You will have the cover hang to dry then you will be able to re-install it again. Easy, right!
  • Door/Windows Protection: Pet scratching won’t be a pain anymore! The car door protectors are designed to not affected with dogs’ nails, so, you won’t have to worry about your pet scratching your doors or sabotaging your door edges as there are car door edge guards.
  • New Addition To The Design:The cover is not only door shield or car door guard, mesh storage pockets are knitted to the cover to lock away anything that you want to hoard in the car; snacks, travel essentials or even your dog’s stuff.
  • Two Options For Attachment: You could choose whatever option to attach your door protector to the door, there are two of them that comes with the product; tabs and hook and loop(velcro tape). Consider what is the more comfortable and suitable option for your car and apply it.
  • Your Dog’s Size and Car Brand is Not Important!Whether your dog is from the medium sized breeds or larger dogs, this shouldn’t be bothersome, our door protector is used to protect your car’s door whatever the size of your dog, larger dogs are not a problem!

Still thinking about it! Order now our interior safeguard and enjoy having your dog with you everywhere without worrying about door scratch or windows scratches too, Pet scratching is no longer bothersome!

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQs)

1. Could the texture of the car door protector harm my dog in any way?

No, the material of the cover is made of  washable polyester materials, in the pet car door cover’s waterproof side towards the door and has a harsh nylon surface, plus it is free of polymerizing vinyl chloride (PVC) which is harmful to the pets so, it is avoided to be in our product.

2. How should I install the door scratch protector without damaging my windows?

If you are going to use the door protectors and you are considering opening the windows, you will have to rule out using the tabs for it, instead, you will have to use hook and loop (velcro) to ensure that your windows won’t get any minor damages( this applies if you are going to fully open the windows).

3. Is this vehicle door protectors are sold per each or in pairs?

Our product is sold in pairs. You would get a set of two

4. Would this product secure my interior car door panel efficiently?

Of course! Our product will guarantee full protection for your car door panel and handles from pet scratching, drooling and whatever you way you think your canine may damage your door panel.

5. Does the set of two door protectors have tabs with it or only one of them comes with tabs and the other with velcro?

All the set come with tabs with it, plus the velcro too.

6. How does the door protector get attached to the doors?

You could choose one of the two options available; Using the plastic tabs to attach it to the doors or you can stick it to the door by using velcro tape.

7. Do these door protectors from pet scratching fits all door vehicles? All sizes?

Yes, it would fit with all while the window is closed with no problem. If you are going to use it while the window is down, you will need to make sure that the door protector is attached in a suitable angle not to unintentionally scratching the windows.

8. Would this car protector be good for guarding the exterior of the car? I want to use it for that purpose.

Unfortunately, no. These door protectors are used to act as an interior door shield and not an exterior one, this product is for guarding your door panels, act as a door edge guard and provide universal coverage and adjustments from drooling, stop scratching and with two options for adjustments.

Financing Your Tattoo Removal Laser Equipment

Does radio frequency skin tightening really work for everybody? Yes it does but you need to trust first the experts.

Cryotherapy Melbourne is a revolutionary method of cold therapy involving 2 – 3 minutes of exposure to subzero temperatures as low as -150 degrees Celsius.

Forget about the pain during laser pigmentation removal Sydney process they will apply an aloe vera to reduce the pain. You are wanting to offer tattoo removal services, you’ve done (or are doing) online research for the market and technology, and maybe you’ve had a conversation or two with a laser company representative. At some point – either sooner or later – you asked the question, “how much is a tattoo removal laser?”

Because you are looking at quality laser technology that is FDA cleared for use in the U.S. and are wisely only considering devices from reputable laser companies, the laser will have a price tag that many business owners decide to finance (though many still pay cash).

Financing a laser for tattoo removal is much easier than expected and can provide many benefits.

Astanza has years of experience working with customers to secure financing from local, national, and niche financial institutions. The process can take as little as a few hours and the laser experts at Astanza can help facilitate the process for you.

Why Finance a Laser vs. Paying Cash?

It’s all about flexibility.

Paying for equipment in cash up front can take away from on-hand capital as you’re starting out. Having cash on-hand allows you to pay for running inventory, personnel, advertising, and any unexpected costs while running the business.

By stretching the payments of a laser system out over a two to six year span, you allow the machine to essentially pay for itself along the way. Entrepreneurs often need this flexibility as they become established in a new industry.

Often there can be tax benefits in financing a laser and making monthly payments rather than paying one lump sum. Payments can often be deducted from your taxes as operating expenses, ultimately lowering the overall cost of your financing contract.

Besides, not the entire cost of the machine has to be financed – financiers will work with any percentage of the overall laser cost.

Where to Get a Laser Tattoo Removal Machine Loan

Astanza clients have taken loans from a variety of different providers. The team at Astanza works with you to figure out the best business structure and financial plan for your individual needs and budget.

Most often, clients use third-party lenders that specialize in capital leases, but many also use local banks, credit unions, angel investors, government organizations, and other well-known financial institutions to garner an attractive equipment loan. Astanza not only works closely with a handful of third-party business financiers who work specifically with capital equipment loans, but also can provide the resources you need when approaching other lenders.

Typically, to arrange financing approval and rates, you simply need to provide answers to a handful of basic personal and financial questions, a valid invoice or product quote from the laser company, and possibly a brief history of financial statements.

Often, for clients outside of the U.S., the best place to start searching for a business loan is at your everyday banking institution. You have a history with them and they have been known to offer the best rates in certain circumstances. However, local banks occasionally require liens on real estate, etc. which is not ideal and can negatively affect those without many assets.

If you were not approved for financing, that does not necessarily mean that financing a laser is completely off the table. Other individuals can help you secure financing for your laser system. A business partner, a medical director physician, an existing business owner, or a family member can co-sign an equipment lease or loan.

Regardless of what you think is the most attractive option, let Astanza’s financially savvy team help determine which type of financial institution makes the most sense to help you meet your goals.