Rishi patanjali and yoga

Rishi patanjali is one of the earliest pioneers of yogaa was born in the land known today as Afghanistan. When Rishi gonika was praying to surya , sun with cupped hands- an anjali mudra , a yogic posture a baby fell into it. The child was thus names Patanjali which mean the one whi fell into cupped hands.

Ridhi patanjali had his education at takshashila university, the premier centre of advanced learning then which is near islambad of present day.

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