Mantra and Meditation: Superconscious Meditation

Mantra and Meditation: Superconscious Meditation

by Pandit Usharbudh Arya, D. Lih
     
 

For the first time the science of mantra is made understandable for the modern Western reader. The most common misconceptions regarding meditation and the use of mantra are explained clearly and often humorously. This comprehensive book covers the science of mantra from all angles, including linguistics, history, psychology, science, philosophy, and religion.… See more details below

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For the first time the science of mantra is made understandable for the modern Western reader. The most common misconceptions regarding meditation and the use of mantra are explained clearly and often humorously. This comprehensive book covers the science of mantra from all angles, including linguistics, history, psychology, science, philosophy, and religion. Chapters include "The Sounds and the Psyche," "Subtle Origins of Sound," and "Levels of Initiation."

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Yoga Journal
A useful book from the Himalayan Institute...Arya defines meditation by first clarifying what it is not. He scrutinizes the various motives in pursuing meditation.

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ISBN-13:
9780893890742
Publisher:
Himalayan Institute Press
Publication date:
06/01/1981
Pages:
132
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 7.87(h) x (d)

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