Patanjali Yoga Sutra 1.28

Happy Tuesday Omyoga blog followers and readers. I appreciate your visit greatly! In the Patanjali Yoga Sutras, Pada 1.27 ("tasya vacakah pranavah"), we learn that OM is the Name/Indicator/Word and Sound Vibration that allows us to associate with God, who is the Absolute Brahman (Supreme Spirit). The next teaching is Pada 1.28 ("tajjapastadarthabhavanam") which says … Continue reading Patanjali Yoga Sutra 1.28

Transliterations, Approximations

The Webster's Dictionary defines a transliteration as "the spelling in (between) the characters of another alphabet." In Hebrew, God is described with four words: Yod, Hey, Vav, Hey. If you take the first letter of each word (YHVH), you cannot pronounce this because these are all consonants. So, you need to "transliterate" this sequence of … Continue reading Transliterations, Approximations