The word yoga is derived from the root yuj, which means to unite or to join together.
The practice of yoga may lead to the union of the human with the divine - all within the self.
Creation was on the media’s radar again recently, thanks to the announcement that US media personality Bill Nye (best-known for his TV show ‘Bill Nye the Science Guy’) would go head-to-head in a debate with creationist Ken Ham at the Creation Museum in Kentucky.
I must admit, having seen the various videos, that the image is rather striking.
However, the apocalyptic vista painted in line 3, which was to follow or happen concurrantly with the event in line 4, has yet to materialise.
Dr Jerry Coyne, professor of ecology at the University of Chicago, says that: “I agree that to do this on Ham’s home turf was a mistake, and indeed it is almost always a mistake to give wingnuts the oxygen of publicity, and the respectability of being seen on a platform with a real scientist, anywhere.” The response from the evolutionist side is clear: let’s not give creation any exposure.
One wonders, if creationism is not science and can be easily debunked, what are they afraid of? creation scientists on staff, and the leading lights in atheism would be converging in one place, it seemed to be an ideal time to match up.
From this early period the inner attitudes and disciplines which were later identified and given orderly expression by Patanjali.
According to Patanjalis Yoga Sutra, the classical text on yoga, the purpose of yoga is to lead to a silence of the mind (1.2).
Jean Varenne author of Yoga and Indian Philosophy, observes: The only remaining testimony to the prestigious civilization of ancient Egypt lies buried in archaeological remains; which meant that the inhabitants of the Nile valley, converted to Islam thirteen centuries ago, had to wait for Champollion to decipher the hieroglyphics before they could know anything of the beliefs of their distant ancestors.
Yet during all this time Hindu families continued, and still continue today, to venerate the selfsame Vishnu who is celebrated in the archaic hymns of the Rig Veda Yoga is an integral part of the Hindu religion.
There is good evidence to suggest that he foresaw the coming of Hale-Bopp in 1997 and Halley in 1910.
However, most of his comet predictions have yet to be realised.
The long-dreaded Gulf War II, code-named Operation Iraqi Freedom, failed to ignite the holocaust everyone believed would be unleashed.Tags: Adult Dating, affair dating, sex dating