Egoism is a state of forgetfulness or ignorance, in which there is confusion between Spirit and the intruments of mindstuff
Video 1: Sense of Self
"When the power of seeing and the power by which one sees appears as a single unit, there is personality, egotism-false identification."
Video 3: Accept Yourself a& Other Will, Too
"In the weat of thy face shalt thou est bread, till thou return to the ground."
Video 2: The Ego is the Gatekeeper of the Consciousness
"The Self will always be falsely represented by the ego until our ignoreance is removed."
~Sri Swami Satchidananda
Video 4: Summary
Lesson Six Homework
Give your mind a name to help you detach from it.
Who and what do you think thou are?
Try to be aware of people and events that trigger emotionality in your personality and try not to react
to the trigger.
Journal any thoughts you have regarding this sutra for future reference.
Where do you perceive the ego in your body and mind?
In the Kitchen:
Video 5: Chapattis
Video 6: Cooking Video-Continued
Lesson Six Recipes
In this lesson, we learn about the ego and how it can get all puffed up as self-important. Leavened bread rises (gets puffed up), so in this recipe, we are cooking unleavened Chapattis to better understsand this sutra.