This is a brief over view on the eight limbs of Raja Yoga as expounded by sage Patanjali. The article tries to give a different perspective to what is generally accepted by public. It dwells into the core of the philosophical import of the Patanjali’s instructions.
This article showers some light upon the meter of Gayatri and the mantra of Savitri, also known as Gayatri Mantra. It gives a brief introduction, meaning of the mantra and also points out some misconceptions in regard to this mantra as well as suggesting some cautionary points.