Spiritual Dimensions of Psychology: Revised Edition

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Hazrat Inayat Khans teachings on the mind and its role in the spiritual life are insightful and illuminating. In Spiritual Dimensions of Psychology he explores the purification and training of the psyche, its use as a tool in spiritual growth, and the inner teachings of the mystics on concentration, contemplation and meditation, the development of intuition, visionary dreams, inspiration, and revelation. This collection is the most comprehensive gathering of his teachings on the...

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Overview

Hazrat Inayat Khans teachings on the mind and its role in the spiritual life are insightful and illuminating. In Spiritual Dimensions of Psychology he explores the purification and training of the psyche, its use as a tool in spiritual growth, and the inner teachings of the mystics on concentration, contemplation and meditation, the development of intuition, visionary dreams, inspiration, and revelation. This collection is the most comprehensive gathering of his teachings on the mind and its potential.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780930872885
  • Publisher: Omega Publications, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 1/1/2012
  • Pages: 323
  • Sales rank: 1,038,730
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Table of Contents

Editor's Note 1981 Edition vii

Publishers Note 2011 Revised Edition ix

Introduction Pir Vilayat Inayat Khan xi

Part I Psychology: The Science of Mind

Psychology, Science, and Esotericism 3

Mind and Body 9

Mental Creation 12

Divine Mind 18

Part II The Nature of the Mind

The Mind and Its Qualities 27

Thought and Imagination 35

Suggestion 43

Impression and Belief 49

Word and Voice 59

Movement 65

Suggestion in Practice 72

Reflection Among Humans and Animals 75

Reflection, Communication and Obsession 82

The Value of Reflection and Repetition 87

Reflection and the Expansion of the Heart 91

Reason 97

Memory 105

The Heart 111

Part III Training the Mind

Will Power 119

Developing the Will 125

Concentration 132

Mystical Concentration 138

Concentration and Meditation 154

The Control of the Mind 164

Mental Purification and Stilling the Mind 170

Mental Purification and the Breath 177

Mental Purification and the Attitude 188

Unlearning 196

The Pure Mind 203

Part IV The Mind of the Seer

Psychic Power 213

The Development of Psychic Power 219

The Use of Psychic Power 223

Insight 229

The Vision of the Seer 232

The Development of Insight 237

Impression 246

The Mental Record 249

Expression 256

Expression of Form, Face and Movement 260

Intuition 267

Inspiration 273

Dream 279

The Types of Dream 284

Vision 290

Revelation 297

Index 303

Biographical Note 323

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