I open the massive Haveli doorways to the veranda that results in the luxurious gardens the place a powerful sculpture of Buddha resides in pure pink sandstone, sitting with the bowl, in touching earth mudra. The elephant Maharaja, richly carved in black granite with its trunk raised, brings the grandeur of the outdated days. Surrounded by outdated oak bushes and birds of paradise, that is the view from my yoga room in my home, my sacred area and my sanctuary the place I observe my each day observe. Quiet and peaceable, I take the goodness of Mom Earth and provide her my devotion.
My yoga room homes my lovely altar, constituted of an outdated Indian window, the place I observe meditation and align my chakras. The hand-carved deities of Vedic traditions maintain nice energies. My altar has Sri yantra and Shiva, the magical dancer, and Hanuman, the Rudra avatar of Shiva, recognized for his therapeutic powers and pure devotion. Ganesha and Lakshmi sit on their crystals and resonate with my each day intention. The photographs of my mom and father and the sacred textual content of the Bhagwad Gita information me to comply with the appropriate path.
Rudraksha-strung lapis lazuli mala beads, hand-tied with cotton pom poms, adorn Shiva and the quartz crystal mala synchronizes with the Sri yantra. Ganesha loves crimson and guidelines the foundation chakra, mala coral beads repair me to earth as I sit in my asana of power and love. I enhance the altar with candles, incense and contemporary flowers, bringing new power and like to my dwelling and my coronary heart. Altars are divine facilities for yoga or meditation and energize the area round them, bringing the resonance of your soul greater.
Your altar is a manifestation of your interior spirit, an expression of your soul and the way you determine with the world. Creative outdated world components like historic arches embedded within the wall make a good looking backdrop for my yoga sanctuary. Gentle and ethereal saree curtains fly within the wind and hand-woven cotton throws on the ground are excellent for seating. It’s my place of consolation the place I come to re-energize my religious power. The power grows and multiplies with every mantra and is mirrored again to me. It’s a lovely place to meditate and search inspiration, join with the universe and develop with the seasons.
The carved barn doorways of Saraswati and Vishnu, whitewashed with refined hues of colour seeping by are a divine pleasure to see. I used them because the doorways to my yoga sanctuary. The outdated woods are so grounded and ingrained and simply seeing the traditional carvings takes me into the sheer pleasure of divine bliss.