Hosted by Mary Bruce Yoga & The Southwest Institute of Healing Arts
The Secret of the Yoga Sutra: National Lecture & Book Tour presented by Pandit Rajmani Tigunait, PhD, Spiritual Head, Himalayan Institute
"Renowned for over two thousand years, Patanjali’s aphorisms on the practice and philosophy of yoga shine brilliantly, like a garland of jewels. Every sutra directly or indirectly helps us to understand the mind, turn it inward, and achieve life’s purpose."
— Pandit Rajmani Tigunait, PhD
Saturday, September 27, 2014
7 to 9:30 pm
Southwest Institute of Healing Arts (SWIHA)
1100 E. Apache Blvd., Tempe, AZ
Register online here
$30 pre registration $35 at the door
The Yoga Sutra is the source wisdom of all yoga traditions. It holds the key to unlocking the mystery and power of yoga, and finding ultimate fulfillment and freedom. And Pandit Tigunait is a Master par excellence, for he embodies the profound insight and experiences of the Masters of a thousand-year-old lineage.
In this inspiring lecture and workshop, grounded in time-tested wisdom, you’ll discover the promise hidden in the Yoga Sutra, and gather the tools and means to experience the missing element of your practice. It will be like the Himalayas coming right to your doorstep.
Main topics include:
The Yoga Sutra, the 2,200 year old scripture written by the Tradition’s Sage Patanjali as the prominent instruction in complete yoga practice, is a core scripture of the yoga Tradition. Using it as a guide, we can unlock the hidden power of yoga, and experience the promise of yoga in our life.
Pandit Rajmani Tigunait, PhD, is a modern-day master and living link to the unbroken Himalayan Tradition. He embodies the yogic and tantric wisdom which the Himalayan Tradition has safeguarded for thousands of years. Pandit Tigunait is the successor of Sri Swami Rama of the Himalayas and the spiritual head of the Himalayan Institute. As a young man he committed himself to arduous spiritual practice and studied with renowned adepts of India, before being initiated into the lineage of the Himalayan Tradition by his master, Sri Swami Rama, in 1976.
Pandit Tigunait is fluent in Vedic and Classical Sanskrit and holds two doctorates, one from the University of Allahabad (India), and another from the University of Pennsylvania. As a leading voice of YogaInternational.com and the author of 15 books, his teachings span a wide range, from scholarly analysis and scripture translation to practical guidance on applying yogic wisdom to modern life. Over the past 35 years, Pandit Tigunait has touched innumerable lives around the world as a teacher, guide, author, humanitarian, and visionary spiritual leader. LEARN MORE>>