Definitions for "Kriya Yoga"
method of yoga involving Ishwara pranidhana, tapa, and swadhyaya
an advanced technique that activates the astral cerebrospinal axis of the vehicle of the First Cosmic Initiation. It is a transformational technique that awakens Cosmic Consciousness. In more advanced techniques, it also awakens the Astral Soul and Supracosmic Consciousness. A Kriya Yoga technique is taught in the Mudrashram® Advanced Course in Meditation.
Means, “the yoga of techniques.” It comes in many forms through the various traditional lines of teaching. The main teachings of kriya yoga focus on pranayama, with spinal breathing being the core practice. Kriya yoga also utilizes many of the methods of hatha yoga.