Tag Archives: Yoga Sutras

Light of the Soul: Yoga Sutras Book 3: 29-34

We’re back and should have consistency through the completion of this book. We left off midway through Book 3 of Alice Bailey’s commentary on Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras. Book 3 is about the skill of meditation, as well as the capabilities … Continue reading

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Light of the Soul: Yoga Sutras, book 3 sutras 22-25

I have been traveling to teach meditation retreats which is why the Light of the Soul, Yoga Sutra discussion group and its posts have been sporadic. Things will get more rhythmic soon! Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras are, indeed, a timeless and … 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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Light of the Soul, Yoga Sutras: 3: 9-14

Swami Vivekananada calls Book 3 of Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras “the powers.” The reference is to the power of meditation and the higher realizations and siddhis that come with those higher states. Siddhis is a Sanskrit word which means “accomplishment” or … Continue reading

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Light of the Soul, book 3 sutras 4-8 podcasts

Patanjali’s teaching continues to serve humanity. The system of yoga, inclusive of complete training in meditation, is sourced from this great and ancient rishi. It is likely that Patanjali existed before the great deluge in the high civilization that was … Continue reading

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