One of the unique features of the Unadorned Thread is its integration of critically important grammatical information. A great deal of the teaching in the Sutra is encoded in the grammar. A great deal is missed without it. In many ways, The Yoga-Sutra Dictionary can function to introduce English-speaking yogis to Sanskrit.
All Sanskrit terms are precisely transliterated into Roman letters with diacritical markings. The terms are in Deva-Nagari alphabetical order, which may be challenging at first, but will make sense with experience.