Terms and Questions:

Yoga 1: Central Features, Samkhya Philosophy




1.    Yoga

2.    Patanjali

3.    Ekagrata

4.    Samkhya

5.    Samadhi

6.    Yoga Sutras

7.    Prakriti

8.    Purusha (in Samkhya)

9.    The three gunas





1.    Describe the three fundamental features of yoga with respect to consciousness

2.    Explicate the basic concepts of Samkhya philosophy

3.    How did Patanjali draw on Samkhya in his characterization of the aim of Yogic practice?