The eight lectures that constitute this book were delivered in America by Swami Ashokananda. They give a comprehensive view of the history, theory, and practice of Vedanta. Speaking to the minds as well as to the hearts of his listeners, the Swami dwells in each lecture upon one aspect of Vedanta. The book as a whole, Therefore, not only will provide the student with an intellectual grasp of the background and present–day significance of the Vedanta philosophy and religion, but will help the spiritual aspirant along whatever path, or yoga, or she may be following.
While these lectures were delivered to a western audience, they have a universal relevance.
|The Teacher-prophets of Vedanta||11|
|The Theory and Practice of Monism||45|
|The Razor's Edge||75|
|Meditate while You work: A new Path for a New Age||103|
|Ritualism : Its Place in Spiritual Life||133|
|When the Heart Cries for God||165|
|God and God-men in Vedanta||195|
|Meditation, Ecstasy, and Illumination||229|
Item Code: NAF212 Author: Swami Ashokananda Cover: Paperback Edition: 2014 Publisher: Advaita Ashram, Kolkata ISBN: 9788175051232 Language: English Size: 7.0 inch x 5.0 inch Pages: 264 Other Details: Weight of the Book: 180 gms