Tapas
Swami Mahayogananda

Swami Vivekananda defines tapas as “a kind of penance to “heat” the higher nature,” and “a mental instrument with which to do everything.” Swami Mahayogananda discusses the practice of tapas, in light of the Bhagavad Gita and Swami Vivekananda’s ideas, in this lecture delivered on November 18, 2012.

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