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Science and the sacred : eternal wisdom in a changing world

Author: Ravi Ravindra
Publisher: Wheaton, Ill. : Quest Books, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New, rev. and abridged edView all editions and formats
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An Indian-born, Western physicist offers a rare view affirming scientific exploration while also addressing its failure. Topics include the moral responsibility of scientific power, science as a spiritual path, and the work of personal transformation imperative to human existence.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ravi Ravindra
ISBN: 0835608204 9780835608206
OCLC Number: 49648157
Description: 190 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Ancient wisdom in a changing world --
Modern science and spiritual traditions : a perspective from India --
Perception in yoga and physics --
Western science and technology and the Indian intellectual tradition --
Yoga and knowledge --
Science and the sacred --
Experience and experiment : a critique of modern scientific knowing --
In the beginning is the dance of love --
To the dancer belongs the universe : freedom and bondage of natural law --
Science as a spiritual path --
A science of inner transformation --
Science and the mystery of silence --
Healing the soul : truth, love, and God.
Responsibility: Ravi Ravindra.

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An Indian-born, Western physicist offers a rare view affirming scientific exploration while also addressing its failure. Topics include the moral responsibility of scientific power, science as a spiritual path, and the work of personal transformation imperative to human existence.

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