Tirumalai Krishnamacharya was an Indian yoga teacher, ayurvedic healer and scholar. Often referred to as “The Father of Modern Yoga. Krishnamacharya is widely regarded as one of the most influential yoga teachers of the 20th century and is credited with the revival of hatha yoga. We will see top 7 Quotes by Tirumalai Krishnamacharya.
“Rid your body of its impurities, let your speech be true and sweet, feel friendship for the world, and with humility seek wealth and knowledge”.
“In the practice of Yoga one can emphasize the body, the mind or the self and hence the effort can never be fruitless”.
“Inhale, and God approaches you. Hold the inhalation, and God remains with you. Exhale, and you approach God. Hold the exhalation, and surrender to God”.
“Master your breath, let the self be in bliss, contemplate on the sublime within you”.
“When the truth is known ignorance cannot be, when the mind is pure there is no disease, when the breath is mastered there is no death, therefore, surrender to Yoga”.
“Knowing all objects to be impermanent, let not their contact blind you, resolve again and again to be aware of the Self that is permanent”.
“All mental distractions arise from the free play of the senses and only through continuing practice can one keep their power in check”.