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-- and yoga.
-- yoga and the author of a book called heart you know that the secret marriage of -- and mysticism and Andrew Harvey.
I believe is joining us from.
Yes I -- Chicago good morning.
Good moving -- -- they had some of your meeting and I can actually hear you and I took it out.
It was easier to hear the panel with with with the earpiece out but I gotta go back into good morning mr.
I'm doing great.
-- you -- well thank you very much about yeah oh good are you -- what is that now.
Will this book is being obtained by the major spiritual teaches in the major yoga teachers of America and the world.
As the next step for yoga and what we have tried to do -- Ericsson and myself.
Challenge tend to leave those who are practicing yoga in the way that practicing it now.
To make it a more conscious way of divine transformation.
So what we have done this to marrying traditional yoga.
To some very powerful mystical practices from the different mystical traditions.
That will help anybody who practices yoga really taste and -- the divine images and their ability and be able to use yoga as a way of transforming their abilities -- the demonizing them but these.
Making them more most supple and glowing and healthy so that they can really start.
Finding the energy to meet life with joy and to start acting in the world withdrawing compassion.
You know how is it different from.
Yoga exercise because most of us in the west are.
Used to a kind of you know that that's just didn't lose weight paper from -- -- -- your mom your mom -- and other quantitative and it has yet but that you're just kind of there to exercise to.
Get your body in shape how is this different from that kind of you.
It is totally different because.
First of all let me say that I think any reason for doing -- Russa damn good one if you're stressed out and if -- feeling.
Uneasy about your way telecommuting healing will then yoga as a physical discipline is a wonderful wonderful thing.
But -- was created.
Originally by great Indian -- is about 3000 or 4000 BC in the Himalayas.
As he -- discipline as a way of experiencing.
So what I'm saying to the moon yoga community and what crooner is saying and -- all the teachers who are supporting us is saying.
It's wonderful that you started.
On a journey to yoga.
In the physical way -- see that yogurt is essentially a mystical discipline the spiritual discipline.
And what we've done in the book is really too.
Unravel the kinds of -- -- -- the kinds of physical post is that you will need.
To be able to experience -- spiritual dimension as deeply as possible and the spiritual dimension doesn't belong to any one religion it is.
The natural spiritual dimension in which all of us live.
So it's -- severely.
Revolution really in the of the community and I think it's being hailed as that.
And I'm very proud -- that it took a long time to create we worked on -- in secret for five years in which Columbia.
So is to get the sequences of physical -- is right.
It's to help -- yoga practitioners everywhere.
Take that next step and experience yoga as a crucible of divine transformation.
-- talk about the divine transporting drugs confirmation how does that actually work and how do you actually experienced yoga as a sort of divine transformation.
Well when you really have different -- -- -- you see that the whole creation.
Is being manifested -- -- divine light a shattering white diamond light that is actually manifesting the whole cosmos and in living in it because -- -- as we now know from physics in this mystics of what was known is frozen night.
So when you have this realization you understand that your body is actually bouncing -- consciousness.
And when you work consciously did this white -- that this divine right.
By drawing it down into you from the top of your head through all this -- -- said the -- descends through them.
And by opening your heart center.
Then you feel more and more consciously how this light comes in and transforms.
Don't mind opens -- And starts to open the energy is that the hidden in every -- of the body.
This is actually very simple it sounds outrageous but -- it's a -- mystical fact that mystic civil traditions of -- and now we want to bring it back.
Things that you mention -- that wasn't -- religion so it does it does it conflict with your personal religion.
Or does it oh well I don't -- no -- home.
I think it's a -- -- supports every religion everybody's -- because.
Yogurt is essentially.
The discipline of connecting with the divine consciousness and however you approach that the -- consciousness whether or Buddhist or Hindu or Muslim what -- -- -- Yoga can help you immeasurably.
Getting into deeper connection with your own way of connecting with -- Do you use script that and you sure sacred scriptures then with this kind of -- -- tower that's Africa yes -- Well as you see when you read the book it's.
In the book we've put a great many scriptures from all of the traditions from native American from Hindu from -- from Muslim tradition.
Because one of the ways very encouraging people to practice yoga.
It's from a passionate mystical consciousness so.
Very often when I teach this with Karuna we read wonderful poems by Romeo a -- is a wonderful except from the song of songs to people.
As they in the pros is so that they can really experience.
Because this so opened by the poses so that they can really experience the divine consciousness in the divine presence.
It's very very beautiful and -- can become.
A and he and experience of absolutely extraordinary mystical beauty when you.
Really know what nobody is when you work with the divine light mystical.
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