Shiva Sutra is a central text for Kashmir Shaivism. I first translated these mysterious verses in , said to have been revealed to a sage Vasugupta in a dream. 2. Bhaskara says in his Varttika on the Siva-Sutras that they were revealed to Vasugupta in a dream by a Siddha – a perfected semi-divine being. 3. Ksemaraja . Shiva Sutras of Vasugupta Shiva Sutras are a collection of seventy seven aphorisms that form the foundation of the tradition of spiritual mysticism known as .
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There is only one soul. Want of awareness is Maya, deep sleep.
You are the universe experiencing itself. We must go within to make all these teachings into the one-pointed focus that will lead to our final liberation. Shivnaz Bharadwaj rated it really liked it Oct 27, Another is a commentary called the Varttika by Bhaskara 11th century C. Mar 07, Angela rated it it was amazing. Hardcoverpages. Saktopaya medium 3rd Awakening: I recommend this work to any student. One’s own measure is the measure suitable for measuring, giving guidance.
They are attributed to the sage Vasugupta of the 9th century C. Maintain breakless awareness on that supreme energy which is the seed of the universe. This movement down in consciousness is reversed when we realize the truth.
The Tantrics saw themselves as independent of the Vedic mainstream schools of thought and practice, and as beyond the rules that had been put in place by them. And all these three states here enumerated are based on the three gunas, and therefore one is inseparable from the other. The essence of all mantras is the supreme knowledge of oneness. Jun 30, Whitney rated it it was amazing Shelves: By the greatness of this achievement of the energy of will, the yogi can focus his awareness and heal the sick and suffering, separate elements from his body, and be free from the limitations of space and time.
The left and right in the central channel. The guru serves as a reservoir of truth that will carry the disciple across the ocean of all doubts. He was recognized as an enlightened master, and a man who possessed superior knowledge and wisdom.
Siva Sutras: The Yoga of Supreme Identity
For some there is the wondrous possibility of instant enlightenment. It is a waste of time. For the ones seeking enlightenment, we must understand that only a continual unbroken great awareness will hold the sought after state of God consciousness. These siddhic powers will only distract you and trap your consciousness in the realm of the temporal illusory hologram.
Siva Sutras: The Yoga of Supreme Identity by Vasugupta
When really reaching that, through its destruction, the embodied being is destroyed. Want to Read saving…. Both of these exist in sutars, in the cycle of the mind in bondage.
You become the independent master, the player of the vehicle and not the played. Lists with This Book. When sufras are treading the way of totality, you must see the totality in a piece of the totality.
The existence of the entire universe is encoded within the 50 letters of the Sanskrit alphabet.
This knowledge can only be attained by the grace of the master, because the Matrikacakra theory is profoundly elaborate, encompassing the entire process of manifestation — and in reverse, the dissolution of the external holographic universe.
For those who are fully aware of God consciousness, organs of action and organs of the intellect lead them to that supreme state of God consciousness. Although he is determined in creating, protecting and destroying the universe, even then he is not separated from the real state of his subjectivity. If a man wants to understand the mystery of life, if he wants to turn to the source of his vasugupha, he will have to understand the mystery of Matrika. Bharath Bharath rated it really liked it Sep 20, The yogi experiences the divine play even in other universes.
All their energy is focused on God.
The mantra that will bring you to the real understanding of yourself. The disciple attains the shova of the wheel of the hidden mother Matrikacakra.
The guru is not a worldly being. We are told to use our imagination to move from the gross manifestation to the subtle. Waking, he went to the summit of a nearby mountain, and found a rock inscribed with the verses. Happiness vasuugpta sadness become external. Nina rated it it was amazing Mar 17, Impurity is only the false perception of the differentiated limited mind conditioned by temporal predispositions sturas through the good and bad experiences of multiple lifetimes.
Using them is a step down from God consciousness. Pour the fourth in the three like oil diffusing in water. All letters are actually one with mantra and those mantras are one with mother, the energy sufras Lord Siva, and that mother is one with Lord Siva himself.
The essence of all these sounds is one sound, the soundless sound.