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7 COMMON SYMBOLS OF YOGA

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It is essential for each practitioner to get to know the 7 common yoga symbols and their significance. Our lives are full of symbols and we use them to add meaning to our lives. Yogis use symbols to serve the same purpose ...  they add meaning to our understanding and practice of yoga and are a significant part of the yoga tradition. The symbols we will look at represent: OM, Hamsa & Evil Eye, Lotus Flower, Buddha, Mandela, Chakra and Namaste. Indian mystics have stated that yogis who commit, passionately and sincerely, to regular yoga practice will eventually come to...

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OM MA NI PAD ME HUM – Buddhism Six True Words!

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  The Six True Words of Buddhism are Om Ma Ni Pad Me Hum. It is said in Buddhism that contained in Om Ma Ni Pad Me Hum verse, is the truth about the nature of suffering and how to remove its causes.The Mani mantra, as the verse is sometimes called, is the most widely used verse of all Buddhist mantras, and is opened to anyone who feels inspired to practice it ... it does not require prior initiation by a lama (meditation master). It is sometimes helpful to prepare oneself for the Mani mantra by doing a little visualisation...

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