Halfway Up The Mountain

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Author And Anthropologist Caplan Plunges Into The Complex Domain Of Contemporary Spirituality Where She Boldly Faces The Grave Distortions And Fraudulent Claims To Power That Characterise The Spiritual Path In Our Times. Enlightenment And Mystical Experience. Motivations For Seeking Enlightenment. An Overview Of Mystical Experiences And Their Relationship To Enlightenment. Perspectives On The Value Of Mystical Experience. -the Dangers Of Mystical Experience. Spiritual Emergency. Spiritual Materialism. Getting Stuck: The Spiritual Cul-de-sac. Egp Inflation. The Inner Guru And Other Spiritual Truisms. -corruption And Consequence. The Consequences Of Assuming A Teaching Function Before One Is Prepared. -navigating The Mine Field -- Preventing Dangers On The Path. The Three Jewels. Testing Enlightenment. Psychological Purification. Sadhana, Matrix, Integration, And Discrimination. True Teacher -- Or False? -disillusionment, Humility, And The Beginning Of Spiritual Life. The Sadhana Of Disillusionment. Enlightenment Is Only The Beginning. Mariana Caplan. Includes Bibliographical References And Index.

Author : Mariana Caplan

Publisher : Hohm Press

Published Year : 1999

Format : print - Paperback, 100 pages

Subject : Spiritual life, Spiritual formation, Self-realization--Religious aspects, BL624 .C346 1999, 248

Language : English

Dimensions : xxvi, 568 p. ; 23 cm.

ISBN : 0934252912

ISBN13 : 9780934252911