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You would have seen people performing these kind of postures- In simple terms, this is Asana; more precisely Yogasana, since asana is part of Yoga (both asana and yogasana mean the same) Pathanjali's sutra for asana is- स्थिरसुखमासनम् स्थिर - steady सुखम् - comfortable आसनम् - asana Which means a posture which is steady as well as comfortable is an ...


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Is there any scriptural ( Vedic or Puranic ) reference for all matter coming from Akasha and Prana? Yes, the Taittiriya Upanishad says all elements come from ether: tasmAdvA etasmAdAtmana AkAshassambhUtah | AkAshAdvAyUh | VAyuragnih | AgnerApah | adbhyah prithvi | prithivyA oshadhayah | oshadhIbhyo'nnam | annAt purushah From that Brahman sprang ...


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