The Tantric Method of Opening Sushumna, the Central Energy Current
Living Tantra Mini-Lecture 4
A main goal of tantra and of hatha yoga is to bring ida and pingala, two main energy channels, into a state of balance, or sushumna, The best way to awaken sushumna is through the practice of prana dharana, or energy concentration, at the ajna chakra (eyebrow center). The more prana is awakened at this chakra, the more accessible sushumna becomes.
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>>