Yoga Sūtra Chapter One Closing Verse

इति पतञ्जल योग दर्षने समाधिपादः

iti pātañjala yoga darśane samādhi-pādaḥ

Thus Patañjali’s view of Yoga in the section on Integration.

iti - thus; in this manner; something that has been said or thought; having so said; (it is used like a quotation mark)patañjali - celebrated as a compiler of the yoga sūtra or as a grammarianyoga - the act of yokingdarśana - view; seeingsamādhi - putting together; communion; combining; integrationpāda - section; a quarter, a fourth part; foot, leg; on foot; the act of locomotion

Inspirational Quote

“Through meditation and by giving full attention to one thing at a time, we can learn to direct attention where we choose.” Eknath Easwaran