by Swami Rama
This authoritative translation and commentary makes a timeless Eastern scripture as useful today as it was centuries ago. Swami Rama draws out the psychological concepts of this immortal text and makes them accessible to all students. Spiritual seekers, psychotherapists, and students of Eastern studies will all find a storehouse of wisdom in this volume. This book deals with analyzing and training the internal states of the human being so that one can be active in the external world while maintaining a state of tranquility.
Publisher: Himalayan Institute
Copyright: 1985 Seventh printing 2008
Pages/Length: 479 pages
Dimensions: 9 x 6 x 1.25 inches
About the Author:
One of the greatest masters from the Himalayas, Swami Rama is the founder of the Himalayan Institute. Born in India, he studied in both India and Europe and received his spiritual training in the Himalayan cave monasteries and in Tibet. This, his best known work, reveals the many facets of this singular adept and demonstrates his embodiment of the living tradition of the East.
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From the Introduction:
This book deals with analyzing and training the internal processes of the human being so that one becomes creative in the external world and attains a state of tranquility at the same time...The outside world can be mastered only when the inner potentials are systematically explored and organized.