Shandilya Upanishad of Atharvaveda
by K. Narayanasvami Aiyar | 1914 | 7,337 words
Summary: This is the English translation of the Shandilya Upanishad (belonging to the Atharvaveda): a minor Sanskrit treatise selected amongst a collection 108 extant upanishads, dating to at least the 1st millennium BC.
The Shandilya-upanishad describes detailled Yoga techniques, among which ten Yamas (restraints), ten Niyamas (observances) and eight Asanas (postures).
Alternative titles include Śāṇḍilyopaniṣad (शाण्डिल्योपनिषद्), Śāṇḍilya Upaniṣad (शाण्डिल्य उपनिषद्).
Alternative transliteration: Sandilya Upanisad, Sandilyopanisad, Shandilyopanishad.
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