Exploration of Indian Yoga Psychology

A blog on the Transpersonal Psychology of Indian Yoga and the Spiritual Genius of India (another blog of the same author – http://integralmusings.aurosociety.org)

A Primer of Integral Yoga – VIII – M.P. Pandit

Enriching Studies and Ennobling Company Once you choose the spiritual life it becomes important what company you keep. For each person carries his own vibrations and they correspond to his … Continue reading

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A Primer of Integral Yoga – VII – M.P. Pandit

Awakening Sleep At the end of the day, at the conclusion of the day’s labours, relax. Relax into light, not into tamas and obscurity. Have a wash and rest for … Continue reading

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A Primer of Integral Yoga – VI – M.P. Pandit

The Way of Purification The central aim of our endeavour is the divini-sation of our nature. That implies a process or processes for the gradual change and eventual transformation of … Continue reading

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A Primer of Integral Yoga – V – M.P. Pandit

The path of Consecration Despite the profound observation in the Gita that no one can be without activity, there has been a consistent tendency in the older spiritual philosophies to … Continue reading

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A Primer of Integral Yoga – IV – M.P. Pandit

Building the Physical Environment As part of this discipline to build the manifes­tation of the Divine in the physical life there are more steps you need to take. Exercise a … Continue reading

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A Primer of Integral Yoga – III – M.P. Pandit

Preparing the Body After meditation, it is good to do some body-exercises in order to activate the energies and put all the limbs into movement. What particular exercises you do … Continue reading

May 26, 2017 · 1 Comment

A Primer of Integral Yoga – I & II – M.P. Pandit

How Do I Begin So often they tell me: This philosophy that you explain to us is so appealing. But how do we put it into practice? Where do we … Continue reading

May 4, 2017 · 6 Comments

New Vistas of Yoga VII – M.S. Srinivasan

J. Krishnamoorthy: Yoga of Choiceless Awareness The third great innovator in Yoga is J. Krishnamoorthy affectionately called as JK. But to bring J. Krishanamoorthy’s teachings as a path of Yoga … Continue reading

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New Vistas of Yoga VI – M.S. Srinivasan

Sri Aurobindo and the Mother: Yoga of Integral Transformation The other great modern pioneers in Yoga are Sri Aurobindo and his spiritual collaborator, the Mother. Sri Aurobindo’s integral Yoga accepts … Continue reading

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New Vistas of Yoga V – M.S. Srinivasan

Ramana Maharishi: Yoga of Self-enquiry We have discussed so far the teachings of “preservative evolutionist” in Yoga. We may now move on to what we may call as “innovators” in … Continue reading

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New Vistas of Yoga IV – M.S. Srinivasan

Swami Satyananda Saraswati: Life-enriching Potentialities of Yoga The other great teacher of Yoga who belongs to the category of “evolving traditionalist” is Swami Satyananda, the founder of the Bihar School … Continue reading

March 7, 2017 · 1 Comment

New Vistas of Yoga III – M.S. Srinivasan

Swami Vivekananda: Yoga as Applied Psychology Swami Vivekananda is the first and foremost among those great spiritual pioneers of the modern age who have sparked-off a new religious and spiritual … Continue reading

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New Vistas of Yoga I & II – M.S. Srinivasan

Modern contributions to the science of yoga India is now well-known all over the world as the land which gave birth to the great science of Yoga. But the traditional … Continue reading

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A Thinker and the “Thoughter” – M.S. Srinivasan

Are you a Thinker or a “thoughter”? A thinker generates ideas through conscious contemplation. He has a certain amount of control over his thought process. But the mind of a … Continue reading

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