“The pathway is Shakti. You have to sentence your mind to Lord Shiva through Shakti, the embodiment of energy.” ~Swami Lakshmanjoo

In this excerpt, Devi is asking: “O Lord, what is the real essence of the way we have to tread?” and Swami Lakshmanjoo is revealing to us what Lord Shiva’s answer is as he explains important concepts of Kashmir Shaivism. This is an excerpt from the Vijnana Bhairava: The Manual for Self Realization, verses 2b…

An important excerpt from the 5th verse of the Manual for Self Realization: 112 Meditations of the Vijnana Bhairava Tantra by Swami Lakshmanjoo, explaining why you can’t observe the reality of supreme God consciousness. God consciousness is not felt; it is your own Self. ~Swami Lakshmanjoo This is the question of Devī.   परापरायाः सकलम्…

The correct way of meditation on breath with "so'ham" mantra

In this lecture from the Manual for Self Realization: 112 Meditations of the Vijnana Bhairava Tantra, verses 24, Swami Lakshmanjoo reveals the correct way of meditation on breath with “so‘ham” mantra. Dhāraṇā 1 श्रीभैरव उवाच ऊर्ध्वे प्राणो ह्यधो जीवो विसर्गात्मा परोच्चरेत् । उत्पत्तिद्वितयस्थाने, भरणाद्भरिता स्थितिः ॥२४॥   śrī bhairava uvāca ūrdhve prāṇo hyadho jīvo visargātmā…

By supreme awareness of voidness he enters in the transcendental void state of Śiva ~Swami Lakshmanjoo

Swami Lakshmanjoo explains a śāktopāya154 practice of supreme awareness of voidness, where one enters in the transcendental void state of Śiva. This excerpt is from The Manual for Self Realization, 112 Meditations of the Vijnana Bhairava (verse 39), by Swami Lakshmanjoo. Dhāraṇā 16 Now, he will explain another way of process which is āṇavopāya and…

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