Consciousness, Kundalini Yoga & Body Development

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Yogic experience and the relevance of the brain

Introduction

 

I have always wondered as to the relevance of the brain in yogic experience. What role does the brain play in yogic visions and experiences? I will discuss this question. It will necessarily be speculative since I do not have the definitive answer to the question posed above. I will give quotes from the Gita, Upanishad and Vivekananda's writings to describe the Yogic experience and I will then post my thoughts.

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