Terms and Questions:

Yoga 1: Central Features, Samkhya Philosophy

 

TERMS:

 

1.    Yoga

2.    Patanjali

3.    Ekagrata

4.    Samkhya

5.    Samadhi

6.    Yoga Sutras

7.    Prakriti

8.    Purusha (in Samkhya)

9.    The three gunas

 

 

QUESTIONS:

 

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?