Maharishi's life was a total sacrifice, he could have stayed in the Himalayas with a few students and pursued the refinements you are mentioning. He made his choice and he kept saying that he was "a normal human being". He didn't have the time to pursue further physical developments, he hardly slept, instead there was a total focus on bringing the knowledge which could, and did, save the world from self-destruction.
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, <noozguru@...> wrote : I suspect that folks were very disappointed that like some gurus MMY didn't stay sharp in mind until he decided it was time to bail and "drop the body." That's a lot of work but the whole thing about yoga is learning to control the autonomic nervous system and keep aging away. Some are good at and others not. Higher states of consciousness come as a by-product. ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com mailto:FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, <no_re...@yahoogroups.com> mailto:no_re...@yahoogroups.com wrote : I changed the subjectline as it is more appropriate. Curtis is trying to distract attention from his own misery on the streets and general failures as an artist. His negativity though shines Bright This video was done during a long series of interviews shortly before Maharishi died and shows a mentally very fit man. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qu3oqlYO268 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qu3oqlYO268