Fourteen Lessons in Yogi Philosophy and Oriental Occultism

Wiliam Walker Atkinson alias YOGI RAMACHARAKA
(1903)

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LESSON I – THE FIRST THREE PRINCIPLES

On the Threshold – The Constitution of Man – The Seven Principles of Man – The Physical Body – The Astral Body -Prana or Vital Force

LESSON II – THE MENTAL PRINCIPLES

The Fourth and Fifth Principles – The Instinctive Mind – The Intellect

LESSON III – THE SPIRITUAL PRINCIPLES

The Sixth and Seventh Principles – The Spiritual Mind – Spirit Illumination, or Spiritual Consciousness

LESSON IV – THE HUMAN AURA

The Human Aura – Health Aura – Pranic Aura – Aura of the Three Mental Principles – Spirit Aura-Auric Colors, Phenomena, etc

LESSON V – THOUGHT DYNAMICS

Thought Dynamics – The Nature, Quality and Power of Thought – Thought Forms – Thought Influences – The Occult Teachings on this great subject

LESSON VI – TELEPATHY, CLAIRVOYANCE

Clairvoyance, Clairaudience, Psychometry, Telepathy, etc. – How to develop Psychic Powers

LESSON VII – HUMAN MAGNETISM

Human Magnetism – Pranic Energy – Uses and Properties – Directions for development and use

LESSON VIII – OCCULT THERAPEUTICS

Occult Therapeutics – Spiritual Healing – Mental Healing – Pranic Healing -Theory and Practice

LESSON IX – PSYCHIC INFLUENCE

Psychic Influence – Personal Magnetism – Mesmerism, etc., explained, with instructions regarding self-protection and warnings against misuse of the Power – A timely lesson upon an important subject

LESSON X – THE ASTRAL WORLD

The Astral World; Its Phenomena -The Astral Body – Astral Helpers, etc

LESSON XI – BEYOND THE BORDER

Beyond the Border – The survival of the Ego after passing out of the physical body – Where it goes and what it does after the change called Death

LESSON XII – SPIRITUAL EVOLUTION

Spiritual Evolution – The Growth of the Soul – Its Travels – Its Purpose – Its Goal

LESSON XIII – SPIRITUAL CAUSE & EFFECT

Spiritual Cause and Effect – The Yogi teachings regarding the puzzling questions of Human Life, Conduct – The Sowing and the Reaping Explained

LESSON XIV – YOGI PATH OF ATTAINMENT

The Yogi’s Path of Attainment – The Threefold Path – Methods – Directions – Plans, etc. – Advice and Words of Encouragement to the Neophyte

APPENDIX – MANTRAMS AND MEDITATIONS