Buddha and Yoga : Buddhist Yoga – Ep. 17

In this episode Professor Thurman, Richard Freeman, and John Campbell compare and contrast the Hatha Yoga Pradipika and the Brilliant Illumination of the Lamp of the Five Stages. Bob and Richard discuss the opening verses of the Hatha Yoga Pradipika.

Podcast includes a discussion of atman, raja yoga, mahasiddhas, bliss, and the channels/nadis of the body.

Buddha and Yoga : Buddhist Yoga is an excerpt from “Buddha & the Yogis: The Vajra Body” given by Robert Thurman, Richard Freeman and John Campbell recordings from the Annual Tibet House US retreat “Buddha & the Yogis” recorded at Menla’s Nalanda Conference Center in Phoenicia on July 1, 2013.

Buddha and Yoga : Buddhist Yoga - Ep. 17 of the Bob Thurman Podcast Photo of Hh Dalai Lama with B.K.S Iyengar from www.dalailama.com.Buddha and Yoga : Buddhist Yoga – Ep. 17 of the Bob Thurman Podcast Photo of Hh Dalai Lama with B.K.S Iyengar from www.dalailama.com.

This week’s episode’s of the Bob Thurman Podcast was thanks to Richard Freeman + Mary Taylor and was brought to you in part through the support of the Tibet House US Membership Community and Menla Retreat and Dewa Spa in Phoenicia, New York.

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The song ‘Dancing Ling’ by Tenzin Choegyal from the album ‘Heart Sutra‘ (2004) by Ethno Super Lounge is used on the Bob Thurman Podcast with artist’s permission, all rights reserved.

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Podcast Extra

Brilliant Illumination of the Lamp of the Five Stages

The Brilliant Illumination of the Lamp of the Five Stages (Rim lnga rab tu gsal ba’i sgron me) is Tsong Khapa’s most important commentary on the perfection stage practices of the Esoteric Community (Guhyasamāja), the …