5 States of the Soul in Kashmir Shaivism

In this lecture Swami Lakshmanjoo talks about the 5 subjective states in Kashmir Shaivism. This is from the 11th Chapter of the book, Kashmir Shaivism: The Secret Supreme, revealed by Swami Lakshmanjoo. He tells us how "All subjects (jīvas) are actually only the one subjective body of God." 5 States of the Individual Subjective Body On the path...

When by means of differentiated thought, that self is covered by ignorance... ~Swami Lakshmanjoo

This is an excerpt from the Shiva Sutras, The Supreme Awakening as revealed by Swami Lakshmanjoo. This is a continuation of the 39th verse of the third awakening of the the Shiva Sutras: The Supreme Awakening revealed by Swami Lakshmanjoo. Here Swamiji explains what happens to the person who does not maintain onepointed-ness on turya (the fourth state). And conversely, when...

Pure elements, tattvas (elements), part four

Excerpt from the book Kashmir Shaivism, The Secret Supreme, Chpt 01. This is the transcript of the audio. You can read the edited first chapter of the book with a diagram of the tattvas on our website too. "These thirty six elements are the most important points for entering in Shaivism." Continued from the previous blog...

prakriti and purusha - tattvas (elements) part three

Excerpt from the book Kashmir Shaivism, The Secret Supreme, Chpt 01. This is the transcript of the audio. You can read the edited first chapter of the book with a diagram of the tattvas on our website too. "These thirty six elements are the most important points for entering in Shaivism." Continued from the previous blog...

organs of cognition... tattvas (elements), part two

Excerpt from the book Kashmir Shaivism, The Secret Supreme, Chpt 01. This is the transcript of the audio. You can read the edited first chapter of the book with a diagram of the tattvas on our website too. "These thirty six elements are the most important points for entering in Shaivism." continued from the previous blog post ....

Tattvas (elements), part one...

Excerpt from the book Kashmir Shaivism, The Secret Supreme, Chpt 01. This is the transcript of the audio. You can read the edited first chapter of the book with a diagram of the tattvas on our website too. "These thirty six elements are the most important points for entering in Shaivism."   JOHN: To be attended...