Sadhana: Spiritual Healing DailyNovember 7, 2007 12:06 pm Science of Yoga, Teacher Training, Yoga Glossary
Sadhana is defined as daily spiritual practice.
In my teacher training we are learning in depth about the importance of Sadhana.
There are 3 main components to the Aquarian Sadhana.
- Jabji Sahib- works to connect the Spirit within
- Yoga- provides exercise for the body
- Meditation with mantra- gives the mind regular balance
And thus our daily spiritual practice, or Sadhana, connects the Spirit, Body and Mind while bringing them into balance. It provides a means to clear the subconscious daily so that we may act from the center of our being throughout the day.
Time of day is another key component to the Aquarian Sadhana, it must be performed during the Amrit Vela, in order to achieve maximum effectiveness. The angle of the Sun creates an effect on the mind which allows for deep meditation and evolutionary processes to unfold.
Ideally Sadhana is to be performed for 2 and a half hours. We are committing one tenth of our day to God.
Taking a cold shower is also part of a daily spiritual practice, which works to keep the body young and healthy.
While not necessary, a group Sadhana is ideal. This joins together the collective energy, so that the sum of the whole may be greater than the individual parts. Those who are able to achieve higher levels of consciousness through their Sadhana work to uplift others while in a group.
Shiva Singh says that by performing Sadhana, we are committing time to consciousness, which states that it is an important aspect of our lives and is worth developing. We are giving
I found this video of Yogi Bhajan talking about Sadhana on Sikhnet. Enjoy.