Tag : Meditation

Part 1 – Introduction to the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali

Welcome to this introduction to one of the main texts in the Kriya Yoga tradition – the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali. This is the first in a series of lectures

How Do You Live for God?

The feeling of separateness and isolation that prompts these questions is common among most people but tends to become amplified in those interested in meditation. This makes sense, because those interested in meditation are also interested in Yoga. Yoga is an experience of unified awareness. You practice Yoga to realize that your awareness is whole. Yet, in the beginning the pain of seeming separation can be almost unbearable.

Aspire to be Fully Awake

Your interests and inspired ideas are what fuel a sense of purpose in life. You tend to do what you want to do.  Why? Because it satisfies you. Doing what

Prayer for Well Being

The following prayer came to me one night as I sat contemplating faith and well-being. I and the Father are One. Whose name sings between the birds of the air.

Christ Consciousness Through Yoga

As mentioned in our previous post, Paramahansa Yogananda often referred to Christ Consciousness. He was a Yogi, an Indian Swami. Yet he referred to Christ. Christ is a word. It

Glorifying God In All Things

I was raised Catholic. Christianity was my upbringing. The culture that surrounded me through early adulthood was all Christian. The areas of the country in which I lived mostly knew