Ancient wisdom and modern science by Stanislav Grof

By Stanislav Grof

Contemporary advances in quite a few medical disciplines have printed the restrictions of the Newtonian-Cartesian version of the universe. one of many fascinating elements of this improvement is the expanding convergence of technology and the "perennial philosophy." the recent study has resulted in a severe revaluation of historical non secular platforms lengthy missed or rejected as a result of their assumed incompatibility with science.

Here are Swami Muktananda at the brain. Swami Prajnananda on Karma. Swami Kripananda at the Kundalini. Ajit Mookerjee at the Kundalini. Joseph Chilton Pearce on religious improvement. mom Teresa on love and repair. Jack Kornfield on Buddhism for american citizens. Fritjof Capra at the new paradigms. Rupert Sheldrake on morphic resonance. Karl Pribram at the holographic version. Claudio Naranjo on meditation, and more.

The papers during this publication have been provided on the 7th convention of the overseas Transpersonal organization held in Bombay. The ITA is a non-profit association that brings jointly participants of other nationalities, professions, and philosophical or religious personal tastes who percentage within the view that there's a basic harmony underlying all of humanity and the cloth world.

The disguise picture is from the William Rockhill Nelson Gallery of artwork within the Atkins Museum of excellent Arts, Kansas urban, Missouri.

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Young was able to discover a basic pattern of the universal process that repeats itself continuously on different levels of evolution in nature. The explanatory power of this metaparadigm is complemented by its predictive power. Like Mendeleyev's periodic table of elements, it is capable of predicting natural phenomena and their specific aspects. By assigning a critical role in the universe to light and the purposeful influence of the quantum action, Young made it possible to bridge the gap between science, mythology, and perennial philosophy.

Since it is not possible to do justice to Young's theory without detailed excursions into a variety of disciplines, those who are interested in this approach are referred to his original writings. Although it is not yet possible to integrate the various revolutionary developments in modern science discussed here into a cohesive and comprehensive new paradigm, they all seem to have one thing in common: their proponents share a deep belief that the mechanistic image of the universe created by Newtonian-Cartesian science is no longer an accurate and mandatory description of reality.

Young was able to discover a basic pattern of the universal process that repeats itself continuously on different levels of evolution in nature. The explanatory power of this metaparadigm is complemented by its predictive power. Like Mendeleyev's periodic table of elements, it is capable of predicting natural phenomena and their specific aspects. By assigning a critical role in the universe to light and the purposeful influence of the quantum action, Young made it possible to bridge the gap between science, mythology, and perennial philosophy.

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