Acharya Shunya: Sovereign Self
Jake Warinner PodcastMarch 08, 202400:50:4646.48 MB

Acharya Shunya: Sovereign Self

Acharya Shunya is a spiritual teacher and author. Her work focuses on nondual Advaita Vedanta, Ayurveda, and Yoga. She is the author of Sovereign Self: Claim Your Inner Joy and Freedom with the Empowering Wisdom of the Vedas, Upanishads, and Bhagavad Gita.

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00:00 Introduction and Definition of Sovereign Self

02:02 Acharya Shunya's Background and Perspective

05:16 Understanding the Role of a Guru

09:57 In-Person vs. Distance Learning

11:00 Adapting Ancient Traditions to Modern Contexts

13:56 The Relevance of Traditional Spiritual Teachings

23:18 The Impact of Spiritual Teachings

29:18 Balancing Freedom and Prescription

32:36 Finding Your Own Path

36:03 Authenticity as the Main Practice

39:03 Navigating Attachments

44:51 Healthy vs Unhealthy Attachments

50:26 The Importance of Awareness

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