5 Subjective States in Kashmir Shaivism - part 5- highestState

This lecture is a continuation from a previous lecture about the five Subjective States of awareness​ in Kashmir Shaivism. This is from the 11th Chapter of Kashmir Shaivism: The Secret Supreme, revealed by Swami Lakshmanjoo. Here Swamiji explains the three​ states of turya and why there is not a fourth state of turya. Then he goes on to explain the state…

5 Subjective States in Kashmir Shaivism - part 4

In part 4 Swamiji explains the 5 subjective states in Kashmir Shaivism from the viewpoint of a Yogi, a Jñāni and worldly people. Here he talks about svapna [the absence of worldly activity, dreaming state], suṣupti [sleep] and where the three energies of Śiva can be found in each [including turya] and which state is nearer to entering into samādhi. This…

Between the three states of the individual subjective body, waking, dreaming, and deep sleep, there is a gap. ~Swami Lakshmanjoo

From the book Kashmir Shaivism, The Secret Supreme, chapter 16, The Seven States of Turya. “Between the three states of the individual subjective body, waking, dreaming, and deep sleep, there is a gap.” ~Swami Lakshmanjoo The Seven States of Turya The practical theory of the seven states of turya, also known as the seven states of…