The Path's Four Stages

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami reads from Lesson 30 of the Himalayan Academy publication "Path To Siva," explaining the four stages of our spiritual path, namely, charya, kriya, yoga and jnana. The four paths are the quintessential stages through which the soul grows and matures with the view to attaining the ultimate goal, realisation.


Transcript:

Photo of  Gurudeva
The outer worship is approaching God properly, presenting ourselves acceptably. It is to offer our love, our adoration and then to speak out our prayer, our petition.
—Gurudeva