hānaDevanāgarī: हान Translation: the act of abandoning, relinquishing, giving up, escaping, getting rid of; gone or departed; cessation Related concepts:heya, hetu, upāya
Appears inYoga Sūtra: Yoga Rahasya:
Chapter 4: 31
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“When the body is disordered,
make use of the body to reduce.
When thought is agitated,
make use of Prāṇāyāma to reduce.”
– From T Krishnamacharya’s composition,
The Yoga Rahasya Chapter Four verse 31
“Show how The word Hāna in Yoga Sūtra Chapter Two verse 25 has the meaning ’giving up’.
What is the ’giving up’ in question?
How is it obtained?”
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