The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali – The Threads of Union

on Contemplations on Spiritual Disciplines 3. on Divine Powers 4. on Realizations   Before beginning any spiritual text it is customary to clear the mind of all distracting thoughts, to calm the breath and to purify the heart. Part¬†One on¬†Contemplations 1.1 Now, instruction in Union. 1.2. Union is restraining the thought-streams natural to the mind.…

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The Song of the Avadhut

  “The Avadhuta Gita is a call to knowledge, the supreme knowledge of ultimate Truth. The Avadhut holds out no compromise with illusion, he offers no foothold on separation, he allows no semblance of duality at all to creep into our perception of reality. Perhaps his knowledge is, for mere man, too sublime, too austere,…

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