Tagged: yamas

Satya 0

Satya

Satya is not merely speaking the plain truth [but to say] that which is beneficial to all beings. – Yoga Yājñavalkya 1.53 Satya (सत्य), the second yama, focuses on truthfulness, abiding by the truth...

Ahiṃsā 0

Ahiṃsā

The first principle of the yamas, the restrictive codes of ethics, in all classical texts which require them, is ahiṃsā – non-violence and restraint from any type of harm to all living beings. This...