Search for the Meaning of Life

Search for the Meaning of Life : Essays and Reflections on the Mystical Experience

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Helps the reader understand the mystical meaning of life and the nature of transpersonal experience. Also dis-cusses the role of science and mysticism, the search for the Whole, the development of mystical experience in Eastern and Western religion, contemplative prayer as a Christian path, psychological and moral aspects of the inner path, and death as a transformative experience.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 297 pages
  • 139.7 x 208.28 x 20.32mm | 340.19g
  • English
  • Revised
  • Revised ed.
  • 076481107X
  • 9780764811074
  • 1,333,592

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"Everyday human consciousness may be compared to a passenger on a ship. The passenger can see only as far as the horizon. But what lies beyond the horizon is greater and mightier by far than everything in front of it. Our ego-consciousness recognizes only the reality accessible to reason and the senses. What lies beyond this capacity for knowledge, however, is far greater and powerful."
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