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What is meant by Kundalini awakening?

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Asked by sudhakar kuruvada, 02 Mar '13 06:33 pm
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Through meditation, and various esoteric practices, such as Kundalini Yoga, Sahaja Yoga, and Kriya Yoga, the kundalini is awakened, and can rise up from the muladhara chakra through the central nadi, called sushumna, inside or alongside the spine and reaches the top of the head. The progress of kundalini through the different chakras leads to different levels of awakening and mystical experience, until the kundalini finally reaches the top of the head, Sahasrara or crown chakra, producing an extremely profound mystical experience.
A number of descriptions exist that attempt to describe exactly what the kundalini experience is.
Sri Ramana Maharshi mentioned that the kundalini energy is nothing but the natural energy of the Self, where Self is the universal consciousness (Paramatma) present in every being, and that the individual mind of thoughts cloaks this natural energy from unadulterated expression. Advaita teaches Self-realization, enlightenment, God-consciousness, nirvana. But, i ...more
Answered by LIPSIKA, 02 Mar '13 06:41 pm

 
  
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It is a yoga to be performed carefully under ths guidelines of a Guru.
Answered by anantharaman, 03 Mar '13 03:48 pm

 
  
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Kundalini normally in suptavasta at mooladhar chakra. Waking it up and elegising it is called awakening the mooladhara.
Answered by MAdhavan Avadhany, 02 Mar '13 07:09 pm

 
  
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