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The 12 Lessons of Raja Yoga Lesson 6: The Cultivation of Perception || EP 236

Man gains his knowledge of the outside world through his senses. And, consequently, many of us are in the habit of thinking of these senses as if they did the sensing, instead of being merely carriers of the vibrations coming from the outside world, which are then presented to the Mind for examination. We shall […]

The 12 Lessons of Raja Yoga Lesson 5: The Cultivation of Attention – Exercises and Meditation || EP 209

Attention has been defined as a focusing of consciousness, or, if one prefers the form of expression, as “detention in consciousness.” In the first case, we may liken it to the action of the sun-glass through which the sun’s rays are concentrated upon an object, the result being that the heat is gathered together at […]

The 12 lessons of Raja Yoga Lesson 4: Mental Control – Lessons and Meditation Exercises || EP 197

The first step toward Power consists in obtaining a control of one’s own mind. It holds that the internal world must be conquered before the outer world is attacked. It holds that the “I” manifests itself in Will, and that that Will may be used to manipulate, guide, govern and direct the mind of its […]

The 12 Lessons of Raja Yoga Lesson 3: The Expansion Of Self – Lessons And Exercises || EP 193

All of the Universe is alive, vibrating and pulsating with life and energy and motion. There is nothing dead in the Universe. Life is everywhere, and always accompanied by intelligence. There is no such thing as a dead, unintelligent Universe. Instead of being atoms of Life floating in a sea of death, we are atoms […]

The 12 Lessons of Raja Yoga Lesson 2 The Ego’s Mental Tools Lessons and Meditations || EP 184

When the soul sees itself as a Center surrounded by its circumference—when the Sun knows that it is a Sun, surrounded by its whirling planets-then is it ready for the Wisdom and Power of the Masters.” This is the second in a series of lessons based on the powerful book:check out the first here https://youtu.be/oYBGCWNeBek […]

12 Lessons in Raja Yoga Lesson 1: The “I” (Lesson and Meditation) || EP 178

“When the soul sees itself as a Center surrounded by its circumference—when the Sun knows that it is a Sun, surrounded by its whirling planets-then is it ready for the Wisdom and Power of the Masters.” This is the beginning of a new series of lessons based on the powerful book: A Series of Lessons […]