The First

In India, the Candidates lor Initiation into the science of Raja Yoga, when they apply to the Yogi Masters for instruction, are given a series of lessons designed to enlighten them regarding the nature of the Real Self, and to instruct them in the secret knowledge whereby they may develop the consciousness and realization ol the real I within them. They are shown how they may cast aside the erroneous or imperfect knowledge regarding their real identity. Until the Candidate masters this...

Mantram Affirmation

There is but one ultimate form of Matter one ulti-mate form of Energy one ultimate form of Mind. Matter proceeds from Energy, and Energy from Mind, and all are an emanation of the Absolute, threefold in appearance but One in substance. There is but One Life, and that permeates the Universe, manifesting in various forms, but being, at the last, but One. My body is one with Universat Matter My energy and vital force is one with the Universal Energy My Mind is one with the Universal Mind My Life...

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Era writers Mid thinkers, touching upon this important faculty of the mind, so that you may see that the West and East agree upon this main point, however different may be their explanations of the fact, or their use of the power gained by the cultivation of Attention. As we said in our last lesson, the word Attention is derived from two Latin words ad tenders, meaning to stretch toward, which is really what Attention is. The I wills that the mind be focused on some particular object or thing,...

Raa yoga

Possessed by the lower animals See Fourteen Les-sons . And in addition to the mental faculties common to all men, or rather, that are in evidence in a greater or lesser degree among all men, there are still higher faculties latent within Man, which when manifested and expressed render Man more than ordinary Man. The unfoldment of these latent faculties is pos-sible to all who have reached the proper stage of development, and the desire and hunger of the student for this instruction is caused by...

By Yogi Ramacharaka

This coursc gives the highest Yogi teachings regarding the Absolute and its Manifestations the relations between the One and the Many the Secrct of the One Life the Mystery of the Evolution of the Soul the Law of Spiritual Cause and Effect the Group Soul the Birth of the Ego the Unfoldmem of the Self the Cycles of the Race the Chain of Worlds the Truth about Nirvana the Divine Paradox the Problem of Consciousness the Reality and the Illusory the offices of Will and Desire the Future of the Race...

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Sciousness in that great One Reality or Spirit, which is behind and back of all Life and Existence, the Centre of which Reality or Existence, is the Absolute or God that the sense of Reality that is inherent in the I, is really the reflection of the sense of Reality inherent in the Whole the Great I of the Universe. The underlying principle of these three lessons is the Reality of the I, in itself, over and above all Matter, Force, or Mind positive to all of them, just as they arc positive or...