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The Power to Heal

The Power to Heal

by Nischala Joy Devi The Power to Heal Program Do you believe you have the power to heal yourself? The power to heal others? When most of us think of healing we imagine going to a bonafide “Healer,” someone who pro ports to possess the rare and mystical power to heal. This could be a spiritual or religious person, or even a member of the medical community. Why do we think they have a special power and we do not? Is it something that they...

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Cultivating the Yoga of Devotion

Cultivating the Yoga of Devotion

From A Yoga Mama’s Guide 8-LIMBS intuition YOGA AND PARENTING YOGA AND PREGNANCY Guest post by Nischala Joy Devi A WOMAN’S HEART Honored by most traditions, a compassionate heart has become the symbol for devotion. It is often a female heart that is used as the standard for that devotion and love. In even the youngest of girls, care and nurturing for even the smallest creatures are intuitive and natural. Motherhood has been anointed the...

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The Meaning of Life and the Meaning of Namaste

The Meaning of Life and the Meaning of Namaste

BY EXCELLENCE REPORTER ON MARCH 29, 2018 Nicolae Tanase: Nischaladevi, what is the meaning of life? Nischala Joy Devi: The question “What is the meaning of life?” morphs into “what brings meaning to life?” Life seems more meaningful when we embrace love and joy, in every moment. We are all searching for something to bring us meaning. Perhaps, when we become still, we remember it is all within. By directing our first conscious thought in...

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The Secret Power of Yoga Book Review

The Secret Power of Yoga Book Review

by Danielle Fowler Devi, Nischala Joy. The Secret Power of Yoga: A Women’s Guide to the Heart and Spirit of the Yoga Sutras. New York, Three Rivers Press, Random House, Inc., 2007. An innovative, readable and insightful commentary of Patanjali’s Yoga Sutra. Written from a feminine, heart-centered perspective this book is revolutionary, if not controversial. Devi has broken the mold of traditional, scholarly approaches of understanding the...

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Yoga Therapy Today (IAYT) Interviews Nischala Joy Devi

Yoga Therapy Today (IAYT) Interviews Nischala Joy Devi

By Kelly Birch Nischala Joy Devi is an internationally respected yoga teacher, well known for her heart-centered approach to spirituality and scripture. She was a monastic disciple of Sri Swami Satchidananda for over twenty years and was educated by yoga masters in India and worldwide. She developed the yoga protocols for Dean Ornishʼs Program for Reversing Heart Disease and co-founded the Commonweal Cancer Help Program, which culminated in the...

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Unlocking the Secret Power of Yoga -An Interview with Nischala Devi

By Integral Yoga Magazine Nischala Devi’s book, The Secret Power of Yoga, reinterprets Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras for our modern times and from a woman’s perspective. She views the path of Raja Yoga as a path with eight facets that are interconnected and interwoven. In this interview, she shines a light on the five yamas, illuminating what can happen when we live our lives according to our divine essence and higher nature. Integral Yoga...

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