Purna yoga | definition of Purna yoga by Medical dictionary
integral yoga (redirected from Purna yoga)
integral yoga A form of yoga developed by guru Sri Ghose Aurobindo that synthesises traditional forms of yoga (e.g., bhakti yoga, hatha yoga, jnana yoga, karma yoga, raja yoga and others), but eliminates the excesses of some forms of yoga in which the students may pursue physical feats at the expense of spiritual enlightenment.
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Using Sri Aurobindo's phrase, I call the yoga I teach Purna Yoga
. At Yoga Centers College of Yoga in Bellevue, Washington, we are working intensely to teach teachers how to incorporate all of yoga into their practice and live yoga in their lives.
Sri Aurobindo claims to have synthesized different Indian systems of Yoga in his system of Integral Yoga (Purna Yoga