Monthly Archives: November 2011


Yogis are called to non-violence. The whole of the ethical precepts in Yoga is predicated on ahimsa.  “Shanti,” a word in Sanskrit which means “peace” is probably related to the Hebrew word “shalom” (shah-LAWM) or the Arabic “salaam” (suh-LAHM.) It is definitely related to the sound “shhhh,” a sound we make when we want to […]