Posts Tagged ‘Patañjali'

Yoga Teacher Training: The Classical Yoga of Patañjali

Thursday, September 28th, 2017
THE CLASSICAL YOGA OF PATAÑJALI Modules for Yoga Teacher Trainings instructed by Leanne Whitney PhD, RYT SUMMARY: Patañjali’s Classical Yoga offers a wide variety of techniques to quiet the mind and understand its habit patterns. For example in sūtra 3.34 Patañjali stated that through concentration, meditation, and absorption into the heart center, knowledge of the mind’s […]

Consciousness in Jung and Patañjali

Monday, June 5th, 2017
Consciousness in Jung and Patañjali is available in Hardback and various eprints including Nook and Kindle. To order a copy directly from Routledge please click here. About: The East-West dialogue increasingly seeks to compare and clarify contrasting views on the nature of consciousness. For the Eastern liberatory models, where a nondual view of consciousness is […]

Innate or Emergent? Jung, Yoga and the Archetype of the Self

Saturday, May 27th, 2017
Jungian Society for Scholarly Studies Conference of Research in Jung and Analytical Psychology June 27th – 30, 2018 University Place Hotel and Conference Center Portland, OR “Emerging…” An interdisciplinary gathering of scholars exploring themes and ideas around “emerging” and “emergence” in the context of Jungian and/or post-Jungian ideas and concepts. Conference presenters include Susan Rowland […]

Jung in Dialogue with Freud and Patañjali: Instinct, Affective Neuroscience, and the Reconciliation of Science and Religious Experience

Sunday, March 26th, 2017
Jung in Dialogue with Freud and Patañjali: Instinct, Affective Neuroscience, and the Reconciliation of Science and Religious Experience was published in Cosmos and History: The Journal of Natural and Social Philosophy vol. 13, no. 2, 2017. This volume also features work by Menas Kafatos, Fred Alan Wolf, and Elizabeth Rauscher. An open access journal, all articles are available […]

Depth Psychology Through the Lens of Classical Yoga: A Reconsideration of Jung’s Ontic Reality

Thursday, October 6th, 2016
Depth Psychology Through the Lens of Classical Yoga: A Reconsideration of Jung’s Ontic Reality was published online by The International Journal of Jungian Studies in October 2016. To view or purchase a copy of the text, please click the image to the right. ABSTRACT: Jung, a self-proclaimed empiricist, resisted all metaphysical claims. Nevertheless his depth psychology […]

Nonduality and Western Psychology: The Religious Function of the Psyche and Pure Consciousness

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016
SAND 2016 Pre-Conference Workshop The Dolce Hayes Mansion San Jose, CA Wednesday October 19th, 4pm – 7pm Facilitated by: Lionel Corbett and Leanne Whitney Abstract: Psychological theorists from different cultural backgrounds have had a hard time agreeing upon the structure and dynamics of the mind. For example, while Western psychologists like Carl Jung have argued […]