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Season 3 - Episode 36

2.58 Be Like the Steady Tortoise

25 min - Talk


Cultivate a tortoise-like steadiness in your breath and your awareness. James unpacks verse 2.58 of the Gita, reminding us of the story of the The Tortoise and the Hare. He interprets Pratyahara as meaning to bring oneself back toward the heart and turn the sense experiences back to it's Source.
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Apr 15, 2016
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2 people like this.
Such rich symbolism here with the tortoise...
Vivid storytelling and a great lesson, to be more of a tortoise than a hare and even if we are not quite there that lessons can be learned along the way for a steady, long, healthy life..

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