STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN III
Yoga technique allows direct personal experience of complete SELF. We exist as physical enigma. What animates our chemical and mineral composition into a living being? What intelligence organizes the multitudinous balanced relationships vital to a single cell? A sentient being?
All spiritual traditions assume that the physical body isn’t the only vehicle in which consciousness can express itself or in which the Self or Spirit manifests itself.
In yoga, five sheaths (the five koshas ) are recognized as occluding the pure light of the transcendental SELF.