Diksha -The Power to Penetrate Within (Part 1)
Swami Vibhooti Saraswati
Initiation is like that extra burst of energy which is required to propel you into the infinite space between you and the self
-Swami Satyananda Saraswati ...
DIKSHA - initiation
DIVYA - 1. divine, supernatural, 2. wonderful, charming ...
Yogic initiation; spiritual awakening of a disciple by the grace of the Master.
One who has received initiation from a spiritual master and then follows the path shown by the master.
an initiation practice involving receiving a mantra from a guru
Mantra Yoga ...
During the time of Diksha of an Uttama Adhikari, the Guru utters a particular Mantra and Kundalini is awakened immediately. The consciousness of the student is raised to a very high degree. This depends upon the faith of the student in his Guru and in the Mantra.
Vaishnavas although follow a process of initiation (diksha), given by a guru, under whom they are trained to understand Vaishnava practices gives more importance to the acceptance of the Supremacy of Lord Vishnu by men and women.
He has been dedicated fully to Spiritual life for close to 25 years and his Diksha Guru is H.H.Sri VishwaGuruji Maharaj. He has been residing at Ved Niketan Dham, Swargashram, Rishikesh, India
What you can gain out of this book ...
Dhauti"The exercise for cleaning the stomach.
Duhkha" Misery; pain.
Mantra (from the verbal root man "to think"): a sacred sound or phrase, such as om, hum, or om namah shivaya, that has a transformative effect on the mind of the individual reciting it; to be ultimately effective, a mantra needs to be given in an initiatory context (diksha) .
See also: Ananda, Yoga, Swami, Guru, Spirit