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Huxley and God : essays

Author: Aldous Huxley; Jacqueline Hazard
Publisher: [San Francisco] : HarperSanFrancisco, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In this anthology of 26 essays, Huxley discusses the nature of spiritual practice, good and evil, religion and magic, and the best texts of the various religious traditions. This is Huxley's celebration of the "ultimate reality".
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Huxley, Aldous, 1894-1963.
Huxley and God.
[San Francisco] : HarperSanFrancisco, ©1992
(OCoLC)988547125
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Aldous Huxley; Jacqueline Hazard
ISBN: 006250536X 9780062505361
OCLC Number: 24286012
Description: x, 286 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: The minimum working hypothesis --
Seven meditations --
Religion and temperament --
Who are we? --
The philosophy of the saints --
Religion and time --
Some reflections on time --
On a sentence from Shakespeare --
Man and reality --
Reflections on progress --
Further reflections on progress --
Substitutes for liberation --
Reflections on the Lord's Prayer I --
Reflections on the Lord's Prayer II --
Reflections on the Lord's Prayer III --
Distractions I --
Distractions II --
Idolatry --
Action and contemplation --
Knowledge and understanding --
The sixth patriarch --
Notes on Zen --
The "inanimate" is alive --
Readings in mysticism --
Symbol and immediate experience --
Shakespeare and religion --
The yellow mustard --
Lines.
Responsibility: Aldous Huxley ; edited by Jacqueline Hazard Bridgeman ; introduction by Huston Smith.

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