Celibacy/Abstinence/On non-dualism


Sorry to continue with the previous posts about non-dualism, but isnt supposed that a devotional or theistic path to God is by definition a dual path where God (or Allah or whatever name) is seen as a pure spirit or abstract entity and the human is always separate because a sinner?
I am not christian or muslim at all but people there dont believe in non-dualism because humans are limited beings. These are the things who confuse people in religions.

It is the Ego & body which sin, being limited, and not the Atman (pure self) which is considered no different from the Lord in non-dualism.

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(That Supreme being is the absolute truth)


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The term 'Yoga' is a derivative of the Samskruth verb 'Yuj' which refers to union. 'Yoga', also called 'Brahma vidy‚' is the eternal dissolution of the individual 'Aham' (Ego) into the Atman (self) for 'Mukti' (liberation). Mere indulgence in '¬sana' or physical postures is not Yoga. ¬sana is only one limb or 'Anga' of Yoga. The eight limbs viz. Yama, Niyama, ¬sana, Pr‚n‚y‚ma, Praty‚h‚ra, Dh‚rana, Dhy‚na and Sam‚dhi are the means to Yoga. Brahmacharya or spiritually based continence is one of the important components of 'Yama'. 'Brahmacharya':- "Brahmani charyathey ithi" - "To surrender one's Ego and go with the will of the Almighty."

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