Abhāva can mean what appears so big becomes very small…

Abhāva can mean what appears so big becomes very small,
the obstacle is not necessarily destroyed but becomes ineffective.
Thus, the obstacle blocking perception becomes ineffective.
For example, at night when the light goes out you are blind
for a few minutes. Then your sight clears and your
perception improves almost as if obstacles are removed.”
– TKV Desikachar on Yoga Sūtra Chapter One verse 29

TKV Desikachar Yoga Sūtra Study Quotes Collected and Collated
T Krishnamacharya Yoga Sūtra Study Quotes Collected and Collated

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