The tantric scriptures of old are not referring to physical union, though they sometimes use terms of that nature to express a certain spiritual coming together.
Integral Yoga Teachings
Yoga is an ancient system for renewing and maintaining health, consisting of techniques addressing the body, mind and spirit.
Perfection in action is Yoga.” Where is the action if you sit quietly and close your eyes and meditate? Get into the field.
Hatha Yoga is a potent means to cultivating an inner sensitivity of the body.
We are all related to each other. All we have to do is to understand that and to experience it.
Yet it is the calmness, steadiness, and contentment of a sattwic mind that allows us to be “free from the need to get or hold onto anything.”
Karma Yoga means a selfless act. If you are motivated to do something for others, and don’t expect any result or reward for you, such an action is called Karma Yoga.
“I don’t think anything can extinguish this fire of grief raging within me even if I were to become the prosperous and unrivaled ruler of the earth and even over the heavens.” (Arjuna) Through our application of the teachings of Yoga, we are all probably making some progress in not getting as upset about things… Read more »
But selecting your guru is selecting another partner for eternity. It is for a higher reason, a spiritual reason