You have to develop awareness in such a way that this consciousness of that centering your mind pervades in each and every movement, in dull movement and conscious movement also. ~Swami Lakshmanjoo

In this excerpt from Abhinavagupta's Tantraloka, Chapter 5,  verse 11-15) Swami Lakshmanjoo revealed why we should practice and how (in Kashmir Shaivism). "How you should travel on that individual way, he says in this next śloka." "You have to develop awareness in such a way that this consciousness of that centering your mind pervades in each and every movement, in...

In Śaivism this objective universe is said to be threefold, because it is composed of three paths (adhvans) . . .

In this excerpt is from the book Kashmir Shaivism, The Secret Supreme chapter two, Swami Lakshmanjoo reveals "The Sixfold Path of the Universe".   Chapter Two The Sixfold Path of the Universe (ṣaḍadhvan) In Śaivism this objective universe is said to be threefold, because it is composed of three paths (adhvans). These adhvans are gross (sthūla), subtle (sūkṣma),...

You are Parabhairava! ~Swami Lakshmanjoo

In this excerpt Swami Lakshmanjoo explains why YOU are really Parabhairava (supreme state of God Consciousness). This is from the Bhagavad Gita, In the Light of Kashmir Shaivism chapter 8 by Swami Lakshmanjoo. Oṁ. Oṁ means: antarālīnatattvaughaṁ cidānandaghanaṁ mahat / yattattvaṁ śaivadhāmākhyaṁ tadomityabhidhīyate //271 Antarālīna tattvaughaṁ, where all of these differentiated thirty-six elements and one hundred and eighteen...

Go on meditating day and night

In this excerpt from the Bhagavad Gita, in the Light of Kashmir Shaivism Chapter 6 verse 3 Swami Lakshmanjoo urges us to "Go on meditating day and night". He then explains what he means with that... DVD 6.1 (10:28) आरुरुक्षोर्मुनेर्योगं कर्म कारणमुच्यते  । योगारूढस्य तस्यैव शमः कारणमुच्यते  ॥३॥ ārurukṣormuneryogaṁ karma kāraṇamucyate / yogārūḍhasya tasyaiva śamaḥ kāraṇamucyate...

liberation in Kashmir Shaivism

Swami Lakshmanjoo explains what is moksha (liberation) in Kashmir Shaivism and comparing it to other philosophical traditions like Vedānta and Buddhism. Excerpt from the fourteenth chapter of the essential Kashmir Shaivism book, Kashmir Shaivism – The Secret Supreme, revealed by Swami Lakshmanjoo... The view that ignorance is the cause of bondage and perfect knowledge is the...

In this excerpt from the Six part webinar series  featuring Swami Lakshmanjoo's revelation of "Fifteen Verses of Wisdom" the Bodhapancadashika, Kashmir Shaivism and the Transformation of Life, Swamiji is revealing the difference between ignorance and knowledge . . . SWAMIJI: One person is filled with knowledge. If at the same time, another person is [not] filled with knowledge, where is...

The trick to subside maya

"Now there is one trick, O Arjuna, I will tell you a trick of how you can subside māyā." In this excerpt from the Bhagavad Gita, In the Light of Kashmir Shaivism, by Swami Lakshmanjoo (chapter 7 verse 14) Swami Lakshmanjoo reveals the trick how to subside maya (illusion).   view on YouTube or listen to...

What is japa in Kashmir Shaivism

In this excerpt from the Manual for Self Realization: 112 Meditations of the Vijnana Bhairava Tantra, verses 155 - 156, Swami Lakshmanjoo reveals what japa (repetition of a sacred word) really means and how to do it successfully. “Japa is automatic recitation of breath. It is available to everybody, 24 hours a day.” ~Swami Lakshmanjoo Listen to the audio...