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 – 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

September 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

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

August 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

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

July 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

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

June 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

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

April 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

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

April 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

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

March 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

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

February 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

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

February 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

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

January 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

How to Get Guidance from Spiritual Literature – The Mother

Everybody can do it. It is done in this way: you concentrate. Now, it depends on what you want. If you have an inner problem and want the solution, you … Continue reading

December 20, 2016 · 1 Comment