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Light of the Soul, Yoga Sutras discussion: Book 3 sutras 52-55

Book 3 of Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras pertain to the higher powers of consciousness and intuition that naturally come forward as the skill of meditation is perfected. We are in the last several sutras of this book, and therefore, speaking about … Continue reading

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Light of the Soul, Yoga Sutras of Patanjali – book 3 sutras 49-51- the highest powers

Book 3 of Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras pertains to the higher stages of meditation and meditative capacity as well as the innate powers or abilities that will naturally come forward through harnessing such meditative capacity. As my preamble states, subtle powers … Continue reading

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Light of the Soul: Yoga Sutras, Book 3: 38-41

Patanjali shifts gears again with Sutra 38 of Book 3. Book Three is about the siddhis, the naturally developed abilities of any meditator as he or she perfects the wide ranging skill of meditation and its application. LOS book 3 … Continue reading

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Light of the Soul: Yoga Sutras discussion Book 3, sutras 18-25

In Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras, sutras 17-the 30’s pertain to powers and results from established meditative ability. Those capacities include: reading past life information, assessing the energetics of another, and such. We take up the first few in discussion. We are … Continue reading

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