The Home icon
returns the user to the title page of the App.
The Main Menu presents a list of the four chapters of the Yoga Sutra. In each chapter, it is possible to select either the audio mode alone (which takes the user to the audio center
or the text-and-audio mode
( which opens to a sutra wise listing of the selected chapter).
In the audio center
, the audio rendition of each sutra is presented, chapter wise. The user can select the chapter he/she wishes to listen to by clicking
Each sutra is presented in four audio modes:
Classical (repeat mode)
Simplified (repeat mode)
The classical mode
presents the sutra exactly as it is in the text. The simplified mode
breaks up the words that comprise a sutra in a manner that makes it easy for the beginner to listen and learn to chant the sutra-s. Also available is the option of listening to both the classical and simple renditions of the sutra-s in the repeat mode to enable listening and repetition by the user.
If the user selects the text-and-audio mode
, it opens to give a sutra-wise listing of the selected chapter. The user can click on the specific sutra that he/she wishes to read. The back button
on the sutra pages takes the user to the sutra-wise listing for that chapter.
The forward and backward icons
enable the user to navigate from one sutra to the next. The back button
on the sutra-wise listing of each chapter takes the user to the Main Menu.
at the lower right hand corner of any page on the screen takes the user to a brief on how to use the App.