Editorial Reviews. About the Author. (From the Preface to Autobiography of a Yogi by W.Y. Evans-Wentz, M.A., , , Jesus College, Oxford: Author and . He was a disciple of Lahiri Mahasaya of Varanasi and a member of the Giri branch of This item:The Holy Science by Swami Sri Yukteswar Paperback $ Am so smitten with Yukteswar having met him, as most do, through the autobiography of Yogananda. Now this is the only book Yukteswar wrote and he was.
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Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. I say that, because it beautifully explains the connection between the scriptures from the two holy books.
Holy Science by Sri Yukteswar Giri. He can never find any peace whatever, and his life becomes fhe burden. As the gross matters of the creation are entirely absent from this sphere, and it is conspicuous by the presence of the fine matters only, it is called Sunya, the Vacuum Ordinary. All desires being fulfilled, and all miseries re- moved, the achievement of Paramartha the highest goal is made. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. When man raises himself above the idea creation of this Darkness, Maya, and passes completely out of its influence, he becomes liberated from bondage and is placed in his real Self, the Eternal Spirit.
Kindle Cloud Reader Read instantly in your browser. What is natural food for man? It has been shown in the foregoing pages how love may be cultivated, how by its culture it attains development, and when developed, through this means only, how man may find his Spiritual Preceptor, through whose favor he again becomes baptized in the holy stream, and sacrifices his Self before the altar of God, becom- ing unified with the Eternal Father gori and ever.
Sometimes it even calls me. These organs, being the manifesta- tion of the neutralizing energy of the spiritualized Atom, Chitta the Heartconstitute an energetic body, called the body of energy, the life force or Prana. Was just amazing to have read this book.
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It was really interesting to see the theology of all religions are one laid out this way; I buy it. When this takes place, the circulation, respiration, and other vital functions being stopped, the material body naturally begins to decay. Hence the culture of this love, the heavenly gift, is the principal requisite for the attainment of holy salvation; it is impossible for man to advance a step toward the same without it.
In the sexual desire everyone has a very accurate thermometer to in- dicate the condition of his health. The complete extirpation of all these suffer- ings so that their recurrence becomes impossible, is Paramartha, the ultimate yuktexwar.
Fortunately, this only lasted a very few pages. In this state the son of man begins to repent and, turning back from the gross material creation, creeps toward his Divinity, the Eternal Substance, God.
In this book he explains with a scientific clarity the subtle but definite vy by which yogis perform miracles and attain self-mastery.
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Also, it agrees with the cycles of time of the Sun around whatever it orbits, the galactic center, Vishnuhabhil. In the political world, people began to have respect for themselves, and civilization advanced in many ways. What did I like about it? Man possesses eternal faith and believes intuitively in the exis- tence of a Substance, of which the objects of sense — sound, touch, sight, taste, and smell, the component parts of this visible world — are but properties.
Atoms the throne of Spirit the Creator. The root of the tree of sciencd. During my conversation with Babaji, we spoke of the particular class of men who now frequent these places of pilgrimage. So the Word, Amen, Aum, being the man- ifestation scisnce the Eternal Nature of the Almighty Father or His Own Self, is inseparable from and nothing but God Himself; as the burning power is inseparable from and nothing but the fire itself. Swami Sri Yukteswar was both.
The one is its darkening power, by the influence of which THE GOAL 29 man is prevented from grasping anything beyond the material creation.
In this state he comprehends his internal electricities, the second fine material portion of the creation; and understands that the existence of the external is substantially nothing but mere coalescence or union of his fine internal objects of sense the 62 THE HOLY SCIENCE negative attributes of electricities with his five organs of sense the positive attributes through his five organs of action the neutralizing attri- butes of the samecaused by the operation of his mind and conscience consciousness.
In more years the sun passed through the Descending Kali Yuga and reached the point in its orbit which is farthest from the grand center; the Autumnal Equinox was on the first point of Libra. The mistake crept into almanacs for the first time about b. The book is divided into four sections, accord- ing to the four stages in the development of knowledge.
He becomes a Pravar- taka, an initiate.
The highest aim of religion is Atmajnanam, Self-knowledge. Feedback If you need help or have a question for Customer Service, contact us. These obstacles scuence of eight sorts — hatred, shame, fear, grief, condemnation, race prejudice, pride of pedigree, and a narrow sense of respectability — which eight are the meannesses of the human heart. Adeptship is attainable by the purification of the body in all respects.
The book compares Sanskrit slokas to passages from the New Testament yuktesawr, especially the Book of Revelation.
Customers who bought this item also bought. Ths this mantra Word, Pranava appears, the breath be- comes regulated and checks the decay of the ma- terial body. We therefore pro- pose to name and number the year in which this introduction has been written as Dwapara, instead of a. Parambrahma emanates creation, inert Nature Prakriti to emerge. All creatures, from the highest to the lowest in the link of creation, are found eager to realize three things: To whatever religious creed a man may belong and whatever may be his position in society, if he properly cultivates this ruling princi- ple naturally implanted in uukteswar heart, he is sure to be on the right path, to save himself from wander- ing in this creation of Darkness, Maya.
So, if you’re not familiar with Hindu Gods, you could easily get lost in the panoply of names and descriptions of their holy scriptures, which are far more complex than the bible. It may be remembered that by the culture of Varna and Niyama, the eight meannesses vanish from the human heart and magnanimity comes in.