sutra 2.44: it is your yoga

Sutra 2.44: svadhyayat ishta devata samprayogah By study (not necessarily nor exclusively) of scriptures, and of oneself, the consciousness is united with the desired or loved divinity. This divinity may well be a “luminous” internal transmutation-experience or its externalised psychic manifestation, or “an enlightened being”. Translation and interpretation by Swami Venkatesananda Svadhyaya, self-study. This is…