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    Excerpt from: The Art and Science of Vedic Counseling

    Order Book Karmic Reckoning: Taking Control of Your Life Counseling revolves around examining what we are doing in life and learning to make our actions more effective. To improve our efficiency we may observe what other people are doing according to current trends in society, and see how to take advantage of these. Yet for any […]

  • yoga neuro

    Yogic Neuroscience: Developing the Soma of the Brain

    This is a Vedanet.com exclusive article by Dr. David Frawley The brain is capable of secreting powerful chemicals that can bring about extraordinary changes in body and mind. While drugs can be used to stimulate or substitute for these, there is much in the brain’s own chemical functioning that can be improved. The brain’s secretions can […]

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    Shiva and Prana Yoga

    Shiva and Prana Yoga from Shiva, the Lord of Yoga, by David Frawley Prana Yoga is one of the most important Yoga traditions and an integral part of the worship of Lord Shiva, who represents the highest immortal Prana of pure consciousness beyond time, space and karma. Shiva and the Unitary Prana Shiva is the […]

  • kali

    Why we must worship Goddess Kali

    The following article by Dr David Frawley was first published by DailyO As the transforming power of time, she can usher us into a new era of global peace and understanding. Ma Kali is the most misunderstood of all Hindu Goddesses, though she is often regarded as the most powerful. Kali’s dark and fierce form […]

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    Why Lord Shiva is the ultimate grandmaster of yoga

    The following article by Dr David Frawley was first published by DailyO Lord Shiva, among the great deities of Hinduism, most personifies the practice of yoga. As Yogeshwar, the great lord of yoga, he rules over all aspects of yoga relative to body, mind and consciousness. Shiva is the lord of asana practice with 84 […]

  • sunyoga

    The Spirit Matters interviews Dr David Frawley

    The spiritual landscape has never been more diverse, more eclectic, more individualized or more internally focused.  Spirit matters, and in our open-source world, matters of the spirit are complex and endlessly fascinating.  The Spirit Matters podcast aims to help listeners make sense of it all. For more info visit http://spiritmatterstalk.com/dr-david-frawley/

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    Why we must honour Goddess Saraswati

    The Veda Mata holds the pure white light of spiritual knowledge and all the rainbow colours of artistic expression. The following article by Dr David Frawley was first published by DailyO The image of the feminine muse who inspires the poet with her beauty and her grace is a common theme in great poetry, from […]

  • karma

    How counting your karma can transform your life

    The following article by Dr David Frawley (Pandit Vamadeva Shastri) was first published by DailyO An acceptance of our karmic responsibility in life allows us to act with clarity and integrity. People all over the world speak about karma, relative to their own lives or the condition of society, just as many practice yoga. Yet […]

  • hindutolerance

    India owes its tolerance to Hindu dharma

    This article by Dr David Frawley (Pandit Vamadeva Shastri) was first published by DailyO. India has been primarily Hindu in terms of culture and religion for many centuries, extending to thousands of years. Hinduism has endured remarkably through long periods of foreign invasion and hostile rule, though other ancient religions have long since perished. We […]

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    Vedic Origins of Yoga

    In today’s world of asana and exercise based yoga, it is easy to forget the spiritual and meditation basis of the Yoga tradition. Dr. David Frawley explains the ancient foundation of the Yoga Sutras and the greater Yoga tradition in Mantra Yoga, going back to the mantric hymns of the Vedic Rishis and the seeds […]

  • About Dr Frawley

    Dr. David Frawley to Receive Prestigious National Eminence Award in India

    On Dec. 25 in Mumbai, Dr. Frawley will be conferred the prestigious Chandrasekarendra National Eminence Award  from South Indian Educational Society, an affiliate of the famous Kanchi Shankaracharya Math, for his Vedic educational work. He is the first American to receive the award and only the second foreigner. The award is given in honor of Mahaswami […]

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    Dr Frawley’s talk on “Yoga & Ayurveda”

    Yoga and Ayurveda, the sister sciences of Self-healing and Self-realization, contain the keys to global health and individual spiritual development in an integral and comprehensive manner for body, mind and consciousness. Dr. David Frawley, one of the world’s foremost experts on Yoga and on Ayurveda, discusses the place of Yoga and Ayurveda in the world today […]

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    David Frawley’s interview on pilgrimageyogaonline.com

    Vamadeva David Frawley Interview With Sujantra, founder Pilgrimage of the Heart Yoga Sujantra: We are honored to have Vamadeva David Frawley here with us today. He is the author of over thirty books on Indian philosophy and Vedic studies. He is the founder and director of the American Institute of Vedic Studies in Santa Fe, New […]

  • ecological living

    World needs to wake up to ecological living

    How can we talk about the quality of our lives, if the quality of our air, water and food is in doubt? India has one of the most spectacular natural environments in the world, with many great rivers and mountains from the lofty Himalayas to the vast Indian Ocean. India also has one of the […]