Divine Discipline in Yoga - Part 4 - Ahimsa (non-violence)

This is part 4 in a series about divine discipline in the ‘Limbs of Yoga’ as found in Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras – Yamas and Niyamas. In this video Swami Lakshmanjoo explains ahimsa (non-violence) in the light of Kashmir Shaivism emphasizing why ahimsa is important on the spiritual path. Part 1 was about Niyamas (observance), part 2…

Divine Discipline in Yoga

How to develop the eight limbs of yoga before entering into yoga. This is part of a video interview by Alice Christensen (Mother Alice) and Swami Lakshmanjoo discussing the eight limbs of yoga in Kashmir Shaivism. Part 1 was about Niyamas (observance). This is part 2, Yamas (conduct). Swamiji: And another fivefold collective limb of yoga…

Divine Discipline in Yoga

This is part 1 in a series about Divine Discipline in Yoga – Part 1 – the ‘Limbs of Yoga’ from Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras – Yamas and Niyamas. In this video Alice Christensen (Mother Alice) and Swami Lakshmanjoo discuss the five Niyamas (observances) as interpreted in Kashmir Shaivism. Alice: You know the discipline of yoga,…

Final Goal in Kashmir Shaivism

Swami Lakshmanjoo talking to Alice Christensen about the final goal in Kashmir Shaivism. This is part 3 of a series of video interviews. A rare glimpse into the experience of a saint! View or download the video on YouTube. This is part 3 of an excerpt from an interview about the Yamas and Niyamas (10…