Take a look at this Helpful Reminder, recently published on Elephant Journal. I agree, especially with Ashtanga yoga that there is a lot of “identifying” with the practice. And while it is a natural occurrence for most of us; it is to be looked at and eventually, seen through. In the article he says,”In authentic yoga practice, the distinctions between self and other are blurred or altogether dissolved.”

If you’ve never taken a look at Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche’s, Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism, do! It’s all about the spiritual search turning into another service of the ego. Another layer, and another, and another…