Puruṣārthas – The Four Aims of Life

Puruṣārthas – The Four Aims of Life

In yoga philosophy there are four aims of human life called the Puruṣārthas.  Puruṣārtha means an “object of human pursuit”. The four puruṣārthas are Dharma (duties), Artha (prosperity), Kāma (pleasure) and Mokṣa (liberation). The  Puruṣārthas are important to...
5 Reasons To Go On A Yoga Retreat

5 Reasons To Go On A Yoga Retreat

At some point in life, we start feeling distracted and lost. It seems that the things are falling apart and our life is going nowhere. Amidst these feelings and thoughts, the best a person can think is to go on a vacation, to unwind and to work towards resetting the...
13 Obstacles of Yoga

13 Obstacles of Yoga

“I have a cold,” “I am tired,” “I don’t have it in my budget.” These are all excuses we have given ourselves and heard about why we aren’t going to yoga class tonight or doing yoga at home. Did you know that yogic philosophy actually addresses these excuses and...