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tapah

heat, intensity of discipline, austerity

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svadhyaya

self-study

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iswara

divine ideal of pure awareness

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pranidhanani

dedication, application, alignment

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kriya

action

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punarjanma

cycles of reincarnation

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samsara

worldly ocean of ignorance

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kaivalya purusha

a state way beyond Nirvikalpa Samadhi

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Ishwar Pranidhan Kriya

Self-directed surrender of ego-mind to the Divine Indweller, your true Self. Ungrudgingly accepting life’s conditions as God’s will and getting on with the job at hand, the practice to realize the true Self within.

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moksha

liberation from samsara

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Ishwar Pranidhan Kriya

Self directed surrender of ego-mind to the Divine Indweller

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Tapa Kriya

The practice of self-directed discipline and austerities which burn up your karma binding you to Punarjama, the cycles of reincarnation, giving you Moksha, liberation from Samsara, the worldly ocean of ignorance.

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Swadhyaya Kriya

The self-directed study of the Divine Consciousness behind the variegated passions, emotions and thoughts of the mind; and the simultaneous purification of that mind till it reaches Savikalpa Samadhi. Then in order to reach the state of Nirvikalpa Samadhi it has to become a Divine Mind as pure as the Divine Consciousness. Then only the Yogi who is that Consciousness expands into his Infinite Consciousness as the Kaivalya Purusha, a state way beyond Nirvikalpa Samadhi.

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samadhi

oneness, integration

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bhavana

realizing, becoming

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arthah

meaning, purpose

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klesa

cause of suffering, corruption, hindrance, affliction, poison

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tanu

slender, weak

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karana

making

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ca

and

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avidya

ignorance of your true self

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asmita

egoism and its self-centredness

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raga

attachment to pleasure

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dvesha

aversion to pain

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abhinivesha

clinging to life from fear of death

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ksetram

field

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uttaresam

other, following

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prasupta

dormant

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tanu

thin

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vicchina

Interrupted, intercepted