Random Quotes and Sutras
Monday, May 2, 2016
Random Daily QuoteThere is no pleasure in things finite. The Infinite alone is bliss itself.
Raja Yoga Sutra by Patanjali, with commentary by Sri Swami Sivananda - Random SelectionRaja Yoga Sutra Selection # 161
From Discourse IV: "Kaivalya Pada- On Realization"
IV. 18. SADA JNATAS CITTA-VRTTAYAS TAT-PRABHOH PURUSASYAPARINAMITVAT
'The modifications of the mind are always known to the Self due to the unchanging nature of Purusha.'
The Soul, Purusha, observes all of the changes through which the mind goes because it is the Eternal Witness. All true knowledge exists permanently in the Self, while the mind is constantly being modified by thought waves.