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Mysticism East and West

Mysticism East and West

a comparative analysis of the nature of mysticism

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


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Statementtranslated by Bertha L. Bracey and RichendaC. Payne.
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Open LibraryOL13971161M

This chapter and those that follow critically examine a particular “East versus West” apologetic contrast that has been constitutive of modern Christian self-understanding: namely, the contrast between the ethical, world-affirming nature of Christianity and the allegedly quietistic, world-negating nature of Eastern spirituality, as epitomized by the Advaita Vedanta doctrine of maya. At any rate, by my reckoning, “Mysticism: Holiness East and West” is a greatly informative discussion of mysticism worldwide. I found much that informed me and inspired me in reading that book. I felt that the authors did a fine job of presenting information about a great variety of mystics and their freelancerscomic.com: Denise Lardner Carmody, John Tully Carmody.

Yet the variety and all-embracing claims made for mysticism are confusing, and different interpretations given in the world's religions are affected by theological attitudes. This book aims at providing clues to the diverse forms and expressions of mysticism, by considering some of . Jan 24,  · Mysticism Of East And West Item Preview remove-circle Book Source: Digital Library of India Item freelancerscomic.com: Loftus Hare William. Internet Archive Python library dev4. plus-circle Add Review. comment. Reviews There are no reviews yet.

Jun 29,  · Big Sales Walking Hadrian s Wall Path: National Trail Described West-East and East-West Premium. At any rate, by my reckoning, “Mysticism: Holiness East and West” is a greatly informative discussion of mysticism worldwide. I found much that informed me and inspired me in reading that book. I felt that the authors did a fine job of presenting information about a great variety of mystics and their freelancerscomic.coms: 4.


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A comparative analysis of the nature of mysticism. This book attempts to penetrate the nature of the phenomena of mysticism by comparing the two principle classic types of Eastern and Western mystical experience/5.

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Mysticism is pervasive throughout the religions of the world, yet varies widely in its particulars. This comprehensive work surveys the mystical dimension of the world's major religions4/5(4). Jan 01,  · Mysticism East and West: A Comparative Analysis of the Nature of Mysticism All Book Search results » About the author () Aleksandr Ostrovsky was the nineteenth century's major playwright, due not only to the generally high quality of his plays but also to their large number (about 50).

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The author closes the book with "a multimedia exposition on mysticism evoked through music, poetry, and painting." Here we see that spirituality and the arts bring us into the presence of God and give us ample signs that imagination, play, eros, and creativity are some of the best gifts of grace.

Sep 30,  · "This book attempts to penetrate the nature of that strange spiritual phenomenon which we call mysticism by comparing the two principal classic types of Eastern and Western mystical experience. By means of this comparison, and by explaining the individual features of one type by those of the other, the nature of mysticism itself becomes gradually more comprehensible." --From the.

Get this from a library. Mysticism: holiness East and West. [Denise Lardner Carmody; John Carmody] -- "The particulars of a mystical experience color and shape its essence. But as Denise and John Carmody tell us, be it a Native American vision quest, or the intense soul-wrenching experience of a.

Jan 20,  · EMBED (for freelancerscomic.com hosted blogs and freelancerscomic.com item tags). Jan 11,  · The particulars of a mystical experience color and shape its essence.

But as Denise and John Carmody tell us, be it a Native American vision quest, or the intense soul-wrenching experience of a great storm, or a passionate love, or a dialogue in deep prayer with a personal divinity - any of these can be considered a mystical episode, if it draws us into a direct encounter/5.

Mysticism East and West () by Rudolf Otto, Bertha L. Bracey, Richenda C. PaynePages: Mysticism is the practice of religious ecstasies (religious experiences during alternate states of consciousness), together with whatever ideologies, ethics, rites, myths, legends, and magic may be related to them.

It may also refer to the attainment of insight in ultimate or hidden truths, and to human transformation supported by various practices and experiences. In Mysticism: Holiness East and West, the Carmodys apply this broad definition of mysticism--a direct encounter with ultimate reality--to mystical experiences found in the world's great religions, providing insight into mysticism and into religious practice around the globe/5(20).

Mysticism and esotericism are two intimately related strands of the Western tradition. Despite their close connections, however, scholars tend to treat them separately. Whereas the study of Western mysticism enjoys a long and established history, Western esotericism is a young field. Sep 30,  · ""This book attempts to penetrate the nature of that strange spiritual phenomenon which we call mysticism by comparing the two principal classic types of Eastern and Western mystical experience.

By means of this comparison, and by explaining the individual features of Brand: Wipf & Stock Publishers. Hermetic Library fellow T Polyphilus reviews Mysticism East and West: A Comparative Analysis of the Nature of Mysticism by Rudolf Otto.

This book was developed from Otto’s lectures presented at Oberlin College in It principally consists of a detailed attempt to compare and contrast two prominent mystics: Śankara from the Indian East and Meister Eckhart from the European West. "This book attempts to penetrate the nature of that strange spiritual phenomenon which we call mysticism by comparing the two principal classic types of Eastern and Western mystical experience.

By means of this comparison, and by explaining the individual features of one type by those of the other, the nature of mysticism itself becomes gradually. This book was developed from Otto’s lectures presented at Oberlin College in It principally consists of a detailed attempt to compare and contrast two prominent mystics: Śankara from the Indian East and Meister Eckhart from the European West/5(1).

MYSTICISM EAST AND WEST From the Bible (freelancerscomic.com or any Bible) 1. Book of Daniel Chapter 12 2. Revelation Chap.12, 21 3. Gospel of Luke Chap. From the Quran (freelancerscomic.com) Chapters 69, 82, Draft a one-paragraph summary of James' account of mysticism.

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