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Yogic Indology

Sanskrit non-Translatables

Sanskrit non-Translatables

Every culture has its unique flavor that comes with a completely different context. Often it is not possible to provide a one-to-one translation for keywords loaded with meaning, so we have to provide a commentary. This is inspired by Rajiv Malhotra's seminal book Being Different in which he urges each culture, particularly Hindu culture, to retain its original identity for the sake of preserving diversity and avoiding a bland sameness.   This list is intended to be an open reference for Sanskrit words used in Yoga, hence it is in Blog format. Please suggest changes/inclusions. Since Yoga is a technology based...

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Meera Nanda's Freudian slip reveals her Hinduphobia

Meera Nanda's Freudian slip reveals her Hinduphobia

Our first published post in a mainstream site. Please comment there.  

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