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)

The Mind and its Control – M.S. Srinivasan

(To understand the ways of the mind and its control is an important part of all psychological and spiritual discipline. Here are some stories on the subject which are at … Continue reading

November 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

From Nature to God – M.S. Srinivasan

Man is a dynamo for the cosmic work Nature does most in him. God the high rest. – Sri Aurobindo One of the ideals of Integral Yoga is to progressively … Continue reading

October 31, 2015 · Leave a comment

Awakening the Serpent Power – Sri Aurobindo

According to the philosophy of Tantra all the powers and potentialities of cosmic energy lies dormant in our human body and lies coiled like a snake in the energy-centre near … Continue reading

September 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Essence of Kundalini Yoga – M.S. Srinivasan

Much has been said and written on this subject. A large part of these expositions available in the market are popular trash; some of them are just learned interpretations; only … Continue reading

July 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Energy Alchemy – M.S. Srinivasan

The Indian approach to transformation of human energies is embodied in two profound concepts of Indian philosophy: Brahmacharya and Tapas. They are some of the most misunderstood concepts in Indian … Continue reading

July 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Yogic Skill in Action – M.S. Srinivasan

“Yoga is skill in action,” says Bhagavat Gita, the well-known Indian Scripture. But this famous verse is mostly misinterpreted to mean professional dexterity in action. If this is the real … Continue reading

June 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Aspiration and Rejection – M.S. Srinivasan

[In the path of Integral yoga, Aspiration – Rejection are two inseparable aspects of the preparatory discipline. Aspiration means constant, continuous and focused turning of all our being on the … Continue reading

June 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Toward a Collective Yoga-IV– M.S. Srinivasan

Inner Transformation of Life [Yogas of the past are predominantly individualistic aiming at a spiritual salvation and perfection of the individual. Yoga of the future has to include and find … Continue reading

May 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

Toward a Collective Yoga-III – M.S. Srinivasan

The Key Result Areas [Yogas of the past are predominantly individualistic aiming at a spiritual salvation and perfection of the individual. Yoga of the future has to include and find … Continue reading

April 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Towards a Collective Yoga-II – M.S. Srinivasan

[Yogas of the past are predominantly individualistic aiming at a spiritual salvation and perfection of the individual. Yoga of the future has to include and find ways for the inner … Continue reading

January 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Towards a Collective Yoga-1 – M.S. Srinivasan

[Yogas of the past are predominantly individualistic aiming at a spiritual salvation and perfection of the individual. Yoga of the future has to include and find ways for the inner … Continue reading

December 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Role of Mantra in Tantra Yoga – M.S. Srinivasan

The other important limb of tantra yoga is the Mantra. We have discussed in some detail the philosophical and psychological theory of Mantra in the category on Vedic Yoga. There … Continue reading

November 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Renunciation and Discrimination–M.S. Srinivasan

In our previous article, we have discussed briefly the main principles of the inward movement in Vedantic Yoga. In this and subsequent articles, we will examine how or what is … Continue reading

October 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Yoga of Cellular Transformation – M.S.Srinivasan

A brief review of Mother’s yoga of the cells based on Mother’s Yoga, A Compilation From The Mother’s Agenda, published by Mother’s photographs, Auroville, Tamil Nadu, India. The question is … Continue reading

September 1, 2014 · Leave a comment