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Pratyahara: withdrawl of the sense, one of the 8 limbs of yoga | Katia Yoga

8 Limbs of Yoga: Pratyhara: Withdrawl from the Senses

The 8 Limbs of Yoga act as a guide for yogis on how to behave and as inspiration for how yogis should view the world.  The 5th of the Limbs is Pratyhara or withdrawl of the senses.  Pratyhara can be broken into two words in sanskrit: prati (meaning away or against) and "ahara" (which roughly translates as things taken from...Read More