Brain Evolution – The Real Nature of Mystical Experience

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Brain Evolution – The Real Nature of Mystical Experience

This work by Gopi Krishna is especially concerned with the current conflict between science and religion. It is a clear, concise and logical exposition of the mechanism responsible for genius, creativity, paranormal phenomena and spiritual experience. It clarifies the role of mystical experience as the common thread running through and uniting all religions, and points out the grave consequences of science’s inability to understand the crucial role that mystical experience has played in the intellectual and moral development of our civilization.

Table of Contents

  1. Mystical Experience – The Target of Human Evolution
  2. The Mystical State – A More Evolved Form of Consciousness
  3. Mystical Experience and Psychic Energy
  4. My Own Experience of the Mystical State
  5. Mystical Vision – The Basis of Religion
  6. Science and Mystical Experience
  7. The Need for a Serious Study of the Phenomenon
  8. The Divine in Man and How to Achieve It
  9. Self-Knowledge – The Crown of Human Life
  10. Appendix: The Dawn of a New Science