I am in the process of reading a book called An Autobiography of A Yogi, by Paramhansa Yogananda. A fascinating read and very insightful into Eastern/Hindu mysticism and metaphysics.
Yogananda's teacher, Guru, master was a yogi by the name Sri Yukteswar and the following excerpt is from his dissertation to Yogananda about the Biblical Adam and Eve story. A very interesting interpretation indeed.
"The Adam and Eve story is incomprehensible to me!" I observed with