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  • Mouna is used solely for the purpose of channelling the energy dissipated in talking to a higher practice, such as japa, prayer, or svadhyaya, the study of spiritual writings see pages 118-19.

    The Sivananda Companion To Meditation

  • You ended up structuring your book conceptually using japa malathe beads used as an aid in many strands of Eastern meditationas your model.

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  • Sages declare that mantra is life, that mantra is action, that mantra is love and that the repetition of mantra, japa, bursts forth wisdom from within.

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  • But one can also do Maha Mrityunjaya japa anytime in a pure environment with great benefit and discover the happiness that's already within

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  • Her inspiration for the wanderlust is a string of beads called japa malas which contain 108 beads.

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  • There's a range of more specific elements of yoga psychology we can examine: yogic approaches to life… And various practices such as meditation, concentration, mantra, japa, prayer, devotion, living within, satsang…the utilization of music, poetry and art.

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  • Try to practice japa (chanting the Lord's name) at dead of night; if that is not possible, do it during the early hours of the morning ....

    Overcoming Obstacles in Spiritual Life

  • Mostly Bob Marley, since that's about all I can play on the uke - it's tougher than guitar - but they taught me a Wollof proverb Ndanka ndanka mooy japa golo ci nyaay bi...slowly slowly catches the monkey in the bush that I put to music.

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  • You can use mental japa to take your mind away from negative thoughts or from living in the past or future.

    The Sivananda Companion To Meditation

  • The rolling of rosary beads is the form of japa most familiar to the West.

    The Sivananda Companion To Meditation


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