Georg Feuerstein


The Doorway to Ecstasy

While negative, painful experiences do not bring us immediate joy, they do so in the long run because–if we are wise–we relate to them rightly by regarding them as useful… Read More→

Attitudes Are Enduring Tendencies

Attitudes are enduring tendencies in your mind that show themselves in your behavior as well as your speech. Yoga encourages you to examine all your basic attitudes toward life to… Read More→

The Skin of Yoga

The postures are only the “skin” of yoga. Hidden behind them are the “flesh and blood” of breath control and mental techniques that are still more difficult to learn, as… Read More→

Only in the depth

Only in the depth of the still heart can the liberating truth be found. For the heart is the seat of the Divine, the connecting point between the finite and… Read More→

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