Holy Madness

Holy Madness: Spirituality, Crazy-Wise Teachers, And Enlightenment

English | 2015 | 100 Pages | ISBN: 1890772542 | EPUB | 1.4 MB

Holy Madness explores the religious phenomenon referred to as crazy wisdom - the purposefully outrageous, conventiondestroying behavior of spiritual adepts in every great tradition, from Christian Fools for Christ through the Sufi Path of Blame, to the charismatic leaders of new religions. The author explores the core of the spiritual process through eight critical indepth cameos of holy madness in action in the lives of eight contemporaries, including Chgyam Trungpa, Bhagwan Rajneesh and Aleister Crowley. This revised and expanded edition includes a new assessment of the American guru Adi Da (formerly Da Free John) and the psychopathology of blind faith, using the example of Shoko Asahara (founder of Japan's infamous terrorist sect AUM). The author offers guidelines for choosing a wise, enlightened guide or guru, and tips for avoiding the exploitative.

Download:

http://longfiles.com/a9nonqkaffx3/Holy_Madness_Spirituality,_Crazy-Wise_Teachers,_And_Enlightenment.epub.html

[Fast Download] Holy Madness


Related eBooks:
Methodism: Empire of the Spirit
Is Europe Christian?
Religious Experience in Trauma: Koreans' Collective Complex of Inferiority and the Korean Protestant
The Beautiful Community
Irresistible Faith
Ecclesiastical History, Books 1-5
The Lucky Few: Finding God's Best in the Most Unlikely Places
20 Things We'd Tell Our Twentysomething Selves
Shake Free: How to Deal with the Storms, Shipwrecks, and Snakes in Your Life
The Galilean Economy in the Time of Jesus
People of Paradox: A History of Mormon Culture
A Land Full of God : Christian Perspectives on the Holy Land
Copyright Disclaimer:
This site does not store any files on its server. We only index and link to content provided by other sites. Please contact the content providers to delete copyright contents if any and email us, we'll remove relevant links or contents immediately.