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Brahmacharya: The Fourth of the Yamas - Ganesha's Yoga & Wellness
The fourth yama, according to Patanjali, is Brahmacharya. Various sources list two main meanings for this Yama. In one sense it means to have control of the senses. This definition also includes conduct that leads to the realization of the Self, or Brahman, study of the Vedas and scriptures, and contemplation on Brahman. More specifically …