Layayoga: The Definitive Guide to the Chakras and Kundalini
Shyam Sundar Goswami
- ISBN: 9788120835160, 8120835166
- Year of Publication: 2011
- Binding: Paperback
- Edition: first
- No. of Pages: 342
- Language: English
Tantra-a spiritual tradition centered on the use of the body to find enlightenment-has become extremely popular in the West, but at the heart of Tantra is the little-known practice of Layayoga. Layayoga focuses on the Tantric process of transforming the ordinary human body into a divine body in which every cell is awakened with consciousness. The fundamental aspect of Layayoga is the concentration and breath exercises, and the movement of this energy through the chakras.
In Layayoga the adept learns not only to raise kundalini power from the base of the spine up through each chakra to the crown of the head, but also to then skillfully guide this power back to its home at the base of the spine. In the process the body becomes suffused with consciousness in a way not found in other types of Yoga. The result of the author's lifetime of yogic experimentation and Sanskrit scholarship, Layayoga corrects many misconceptions about the chakras and nadis. Complete with meditations and mantras to accompany each chakra, it will allow serious students of Yoga to realize a previously unimagined level of enlightenment in which they are one with the supreme consciousness.
"This book is a testimony to his [Goswami's] spiritual stature and tremendous scholarship, also to the yogic heritage of India. Nowhere else on earth can one find such profound knowledge about esoteric anatomy and the subtle energetic work necessary to a
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