Shakti’s Surrender, Shiva’s Integration From Shakti’s side, she is open and feeling everything. With Shiva, he is present in it all – being all there is. How to differentiate […]Continue reading "Shakti’s Surrender, Shiva’s Integration"
Nadi Shodhana is the first pranayama described in the classical yogic texts. Ideally, other classical pranayamas should be attempted only after practising nadi shodhana as instructed by the teacher for […]Continue reading "Nadi Shodhana"
Pranayama Unveiled The techniques of pranayama are designed to bring the central Nadi, the Sushumna, into the primary function, rather than the Ida or Pingala dominating the functions of […]Continue reading "Pranayama Unveiled"
Consider academic knowledge of whatever topic comes first to the mind. This knowledge is handed to learners by a teacher. This teacher researches within institutions adhering to the sourcing of […]Continue reading "This Teaching is Not a Doctrine"
What is Meditation? Osho has spoken of the questioning of newer disciples and guests regarding meditation. I remember him saying, ‘They ask the wrong question. They ask “how to meditate” […]Continue reading "What is Meditation?"
Pranayama (devanāgarī: प्राणायाम prāṇāyāma) is a Sanskrit term composed of two words. The first is prāṇa, and refers to the life force or vital energy, and also to the breath. The second word can be ayāma (beginning […]Continue reading "Pranayama"
Credits to the inspiration for this title. The article “Zen Anarchy” can be found here: https://theanarchistlibrary.org/library/max-cafard-zen-anarchy Attachment to labels, titles, of practices can lead to an immediate question as to […]Continue reading "Zen and Tantra Anarchy"
Pranic Knowing Tantric Enlightenment “Tantric enlightenment” sounds like the enlightenment tantra leads to is separate from some other type of enlightenment. This is not the case. The wholeness within is […]Continue reading "Tantric Enlightenment"
To talk about zen practice, we first need some experience of the silence within sound. Sounds exotic, yes? Zen is simply the practice of falling into the Witness consciousness silently […]Continue reading "Zen: It’s Not What You Think"
Kundalini yoga (kuṇḍalinī-yoga) derives from kundalini, defined in Hindu lore as energy that lies dormant at the base of the spine until it is activated (as by the practice of […]Continue reading "Kundalini Yoga"