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In this excerpt from his book Kashmir Shaivism – The Secret Supreme, Swami Lakshmanjoo explains the…

In this important excerpt from The Magical Jewel of Devotion in Kashmir Shaivism – Bhaṭṭa Nārāyaṇa’s Stava…

In this excerpt from the The Magical Jewel of Devotion in Kashmir Shaivism – Bhaṭṭa Nārāyaṇa’s…

In this excerpt from the The Magical Jewel of Devotion in Kashmir Shaivism – Bhaṭṭa Nārāyaṇa’s Stava…

Now available as an Ebook! “Even if you are already drowned in the cycle of…

In this excerpt from the Bhagavad Gita, In the Light of Kashmir Shaivism Swami Lakshmanjoo makes clear…

In this excerpt from chapter 18 of the Bhagavad Gita, In the Light of Kashmir Shaivism,…

The Universal Shaiva Fellowship is happy to announce the Birthday Celebration of our beloved Gurudev, Swami…

In this excerpt from the Hymns to Shiva, Utpaladeva’s Shivastotravali Swami Lakshmanjoo shares with us how Utpaladeva…

In this excerpt from the Chapter Three of the Bhagavad Gita, In the Light of Kashmir…

The paradoxical way of the greatest svātantrya52 of Lord Śiva. A small but poignant excerpt…

In this excerpt from the Bhagavad Gita, In the Light of Kashmir Shaivism Swami Lakshmanjoo tells a…

This lecture explains very clearly how to meditate with one-pointedness . . . from Chapter…

All of these actions, whatever you do, will give you liberation and will give you…

In this excerpt from the Hymns to Shiva, Utpaladeva’s Shivastotravali, Swami Lakshmanjoo tells of the “great…

In this excerpt from the soon to be published Stava Cintamani, by Bhaṭṭanārāyaṇa, Swami Lakshmanjoo…

There are three types of spiritual joy (sukha) in Kashmir Shaivism: sāttvic sukha, rājas sukha, and…

This is a continuation of a previous lecture about puruṣa and prakṛti, taken from the 13th…

In this excerpt from the 13th Chapter of the Bhagavad Gita, in the Light of…

  For this occasion we want to share Swamiji’s translation of these beautiful verses from the 18th…

The Universal Shaiva Fellowship and the Lakshmanjoo Academy wishes You and Your family a Merry…

This is part 4 in a series of four videos about divine discipline in the…

In this excerpt from the Shiva Sutras: The Supreme Awakening Swami Lakshmanjoo explains how a “yogī…

This lecture is a continuation from a previous lecture about the five Subjective States of awareness​…

In part 4 Swamiji explains the 5 subjective states in Kashmir Shaivism from the viewpoint…

Swami Lakshmanjoo comments on Abhinavagutpa’s Tantraloka 13, in which he explains that limited actions do…

This talk is a continuation from a previous lecture about the five Subjective States in Kashmir…

How to develop the eight limbs of yoga before entering into yoga. This is part 2…

Happy Diwali! We are happy to announce that Swami Lakshmanjoo’s teaching on “The Bhagavad Gita,…

We are happy to announce the Bhagavad Gita, in the Light of Kashmir Shaivism by…

This is another post about the most important subject in Kashmir Shaivism, “What are Malas (impurities)“….

This is an extract from a video of Alice Christensen (Mother Alice) and Swami Lakshmanjoo…

One of the Kashmir Shaiva texts we studied at the recent retreat in Culver City…

We thank everybody who attended the annual Mahasamadhi (Final Liberation) Ceremony for Swami Lakshmanjoo (1907-1991), and made…

In this excerpt from the Stava Cintamani, by Bhaṭṭanārāyaṇa, Swami Lakshmanjoo reveals why we need…

This is the continuation of the previous lecture on the Bodhapañcadaśikā by Abhinavagupta, who wrote…

From the book Kashmir Shaivism, The Secret Supreme, chapter 16, The Seven States of Turya….

In this excerpt from Light on Tantra in Kashmir Shaivism, Abhinavagupta’s Tantraloka Chapter One Swami Lakshmanjoo…

“This is my new commentary on this Bhagavad Gītā.” Swami Lakshmanjoo exclaims, as he tells…

In this excerpt from the Shiva Sutras: The Supreme Awakening Swami Lakshmanjoo explains the difference between the…

In this excerpt from the soon to be published Stava Cintamani, by Bhaṭṭanārāyaṇa, Swami Lakshmanjoo…

In this excerpt from The Light on Tantra in Kashmir Shaivism, Abhinavagupta’s Tantraloka, Swami Lakshmanjoo…

In this excerpt from Abhinavagupta’s Tantraloka, Chapter 5,  verse 11-15) Swami Lakshmanjoo revealed why we should practice and…

In this excerpt from the Essence of the Supreme Reality: Abhinavagupta’s Paramarthasara, Swami Lakshmanjoo reminds us…

In this section from the Light on the Tantra of Kashmir Shaivism, Abhinavagupta’s Tantraloka, Chapter One Swami…

In this excerpt from the just published Light on Tantra in Kashmir Shaivism, Abhinavagupta’s Tantraloka, Chapter…

In this excerpt from the Essence of the Supreme Reality, Abhinavagupta’s Paramarthasara Swami Lakshmanjoo explains why in order…

About the Tantraloka Abhinavagupta says the following: “This Tantrāloka is the manifestation of the three…

This is an a beautiful excerpt from the Bhagavad Gita Chapter 4 as revealed by…

In this excerpt from Abhinavagupta’s Tantraloka, Swami Lakshmanjoo explains what Malas (Impurities) really are in…