Number of Chakras in the Body
There are an infinite number of chakras in the body, metaphysically speaking, but from a practical viewpoint, only 6, 7, or 9 are real because these are the ones we can work with through the different practices of yoga. Panditji explains how gaining access to one or more of these chakras can free us from fear, grief, and other causes of suffering and bring greater beauty and joy to our daily lives.
Spiritual head of the Himalayan Institute, Pandit Tigunait is the successor of Swami Rama of the Himalayas. Lecturing and teaching worldwide for more than a quarter of a century, he is the author of fourteen books, including his recently-released The Secret of the Yoga Sutra, and his autobiography Touched by Fire: The Ongoing Journey of a Spiritual Seeker. Pandit Tigunait holds two doctorates: one in Sanskrit from the University of Allahabad in India, and another in Oriental Studies from the... Read more>>