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Yoga Sutra 3:52
Source: Sanskrit transliteration from The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali (Sri Swami Satchidananda)
STHANYUPANIMANTRANE SANGA SMAYAKARANAM PUNAR ANISTA PRASANGAT.
Source: English translation from The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali (Sri Swami Satchidananda)
The Yogi should neither accept nor smile with pride at the admiration of even the celestial beings, as there is the possibility of his getting caught again in the undesirable.
Source: Sanskrit transliteration from Light on the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali (B.K.S. Iyengar)
sthanyupanimantrane sangasmayakaranam punaranista prasangat
Source: English translation from Light on the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali (B.K.S. Iyengar)
When approached by celestial beings, there should be neither attachment nor surprise, for undesirable connections can occur again.
Source: How to Know God: The Yoga Aphorisms of Patanjali (Swami Prabhavananda, Christopher Isherwood)
When tempted by the invisible beings in high places, let the yogi feel neither allured nor flattered; for he is in danger of being caught once more by ignorance.
Source: English translation from The Heart of Yoga (T.K.V. Desikachar)
Samyama on time and its sequence brings about absolute clarity.
Source: Sanskrit transliteration of the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali (Swami Jnaneshvara Bharati)
sthani upanimantrane sanga smaya akaranam punuh anista prasangat
Source: English translation of the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali (Swami Jnaneshvara Bharati)
When invited by the celestial beings, no cause should be allowed to arise in the mind that would allow either acceptance of the offer, or the smile of pride from receiving the invitation, because to allow such thoughts to arise again might create the possibility of repeating undesirable thoughts and actions.
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