Warning: include(domaintitles/domaintitle_wiki.exoticindiaart.php3): failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /home/exotic/newexotic/header.php3 on line 761

Warning: include(): Failed opening 'domaintitles/domaintitle_wiki.exoticindiaart.php3' for inclusion (include_path='.:/usr/lib/php:/usr/local/lib/php') in /home/exotic/newexotic/header.php3 on line 761

Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Sign In  |  Sign up
Your Cart (0)
Best Deals
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > Yoga > Meditation > Paths Of Meditation (A collection of essays on different techniques of Meditation according to different faiths)
Subscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Paths Of Meditation (A collection of essays on different techniques of Meditation according to different faiths)
Pages from the book
Paths Of Meditation (A collection of essays on different techniques of Meditation according to different faiths)
Look Inside the Book
Description

Publisher's Note

We have great pleasure in placing before our readers this short symposium on Paths of Meditation.

Originally contributed as articles for the 1979 Special Number of the Vedanta Kesari, these essays present an interesting cross section of the diverse theories and techniques relating to the art and science of Meditation. The writers are not only specialists, each in his own field, but speak from deep personal experience. They write, therefore, not like scribes but with authority.

Meditation is not escapism. It is neither an imposition nor a luxury. It is as indispensable for the spiritual life as breathing is for the physical. To meditate is to open the door of the mind to the spaciousness that is our birthright. Devoid of meditation, one is like a blind man in a world of light and colour and loveliness. Our prayer is that this handy volume may serve as an eye-opener to all seekers of the supreme fulfilment.

 

CONTENTS
Meditation According to the Trinity 1
Prologue: Why Meditate 12
Meditation According to the Bhagavata-Swami Siddhinathananda 21
Meditation according to Swami  
Vivekananda-Swami Ananyananda 32
Meditation according to  
Patanjali-Swami Harshananda 52
Meditation according to  
Yogavasishtha-Prof. B. Kuppuswamy 62
The Place of Meditation in  
Advaita Vedanta-Dr. T. M. P. Mahadevan 78
Meditation according to  
Ashtanga-Yoga-Swami Vijnananda 89
Meditation in Christianity  
-Swami Nityabodhananda 102
Meditation according to Spanish  
Mystics-Swami Paratparananda 115
Meditation and the Intelligent  
Aspirant-Swami Sastrananda 132
Meditation and Spiritual  
Enlightenment-Dr. Anima Sen Gupta 149
Meditation : A Scientific  
Appraisal-Dr. Sampooran Singh 162
Meditation according to  
Mazdayasna (Zorastrianism)  
-Dr. B. S. Surti 171
Meditation according to  
Sufism-Swami Prabhananda 190
Worship in Islam-Md. Zainulabedeen 209
Sadhana in Sri Madhva's  
Philosophy-Dr. P. Nagaraja Rao 218
Sample Pages



Paths Of Meditation (A collection of essays on different techniques of Meditation according to different faiths)

Item Code:
IDH272
Cover:
Paperback
Edition:
2016
ISBN:
817120144X
Size:
6" X 3.9"
Pages:
227
Other Details:
Weight of the Book: 115 gms
Price:
$12.00
Discounted:
$9.00   Shipping Free
You Save:
$3.00 (25%)
Look Inside the Book
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Paths Of Meditation (A collection of essays on different techniques of Meditation according to different faiths)

Verify the characters on the left

From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 7300 times since 4th Mar, 2019

Publisher's Note

We have great pleasure in placing before our readers this short symposium on Paths of Meditation.

Originally contributed as articles for the 1979 Special Number of the Vedanta Kesari, these essays present an interesting cross section of the diverse theories and techniques relating to the art and science of Meditation. The writers are not only specialists, each in his own field, but speak from deep personal experience. They write, therefore, not like scribes but with authority.

Meditation is not escapism. It is neither an imposition nor a luxury. It is as indispensable for the spiritual life as breathing is for the physical. To meditate is to open the door of the mind to the spaciousness that is our birthright. Devoid of meditation, one is like a blind man in a world of light and colour and loveliness. Our prayer is that this handy volume may serve as an eye-opener to all seekers of the supreme fulfilment.

 

CONTENTS
Meditation According to the Trinity 1
Prologue: Why Meditate 12
Meditation According to the Bhagavata-Swami Siddhinathananda 21
Meditation according to Swami  
Vivekananda-Swami Ananyananda 32
Meditation according to  
Patanjali-Swami Harshananda 52
Meditation according to  
Yogavasishtha-Prof. B. Kuppuswamy 62
The Place of Meditation in  
Advaita Vedanta-Dr. T. M. P. Mahadevan 78
Meditation according to  
Ashtanga-Yoga-Swami Vijnananda 89
Meditation in Christianity  
-Swami Nityabodhananda 102
Meditation according to Spanish  
Mystics-Swami Paratparananda 115
Meditation and the Intelligent  
Aspirant-Swami Sastrananda 132
Meditation and Spiritual  
Enlightenment-Dr. Anima Sen Gupta 149
Meditation : A Scientific  
Appraisal-Dr. Sampooran Singh 162
Meditation according to  
Mazdayasna (Zorastrianism)  
-Dr. B. S. Surti 171
Meditation according to  
Sufism-Swami Prabhananda 190
Worship in Islam-Md. Zainulabedeen 209
Sadhana in Sri Madhva's  
Philosophy-Dr. P. Nagaraja Rao 218
Sample Pages



Post a Comment
 
Post Review
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy
Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait

Items Related to Paths Of Meditation (A collection of essays on different techniques... (Yoga | Books)

Sadhana Path (Path of Spiritual Practice)
Item Code: NAG715
$15.00$11.25
You save: $3.75 (25%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
दादी जानकी प्रेम और शांति का मार्ग: Dadi Janaki Path to Love and Peace
by Dadi Janaki
PAPERBACK (Edition: 2016)
PRABHAT PRAKASHAN
Item Code: NZM897
$15.00$11.25
You save: $3.75 (25%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
संत कथाएँ मार्ग दिखाएँ: Saint Stories Which Show Us The Path
by Renu Saini
PAPERBACK (Edition: 2016)
PRABHAT PRAKASHAN
Item Code: NZM881
$18.00$13.50
You save: $4.50 (25%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Desire (The Tantric Path To Awakening)
by Daniel Odier
PAPERBACK (Edition: 2001)
Inner Traditions, Vermont
Item Code: NAP472
$18.00$13.50
You save: $4.50 (25%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
पाणिनीयधातुपाठ: Paniniya Dhatu Patha (Sanskrit Only)
Item Code: NZE647
$25.00$18.75
You save: $6.25 (25%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Kundalini: Path to Higher Consciousness
by Pandit Gopi Krishna
Paperback (Edition: 2017)
Orient Paperbacks
Item Code: IDE949
$25.00$18.75
You save: $6.25 (25%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
સાધન પથ: Sadhan Path (Gujarati)
Item Code: GPA908
$5.00$3.75
You save: $1.25 (25%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Buddha's Ancient Path
Item Code: IDE102
$27.50$20.62
You save: $6.88 (25%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Path of The Master (The Science of Surat Shabd Yoga The Yoga of the Audible Life Stream)
by Julian Johnson
Hardcover (Edition: 2012)
Radha Soami Satsang Beas
Item Code: NAL536
$35.00$26.25
You save: $8.75 (25%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
शोकातीत पथ: The Path Beyond Sorrow
Item Code: NAI649
$15.00$11.25
You save: $3.75 (25%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Testimonials
Thank-you for the increased discounts this holiday season. I wanted to take a moment to let you know you have a phenomenal collection of books on Indian Philosophy, Tantra and Yoga and commend you and the entire staff at Exotic India for showcasing the best of what our ancient civilization has to offer to the world.
Praveen
I don't know how Exotic India does it but they are amazing. Whenever I need a book this is the first place I shop. The best part is they are quick with the shipping. As always thank you!!!
Shyam Maharaj
Great selection. Thank you.
William, USA
appreciate being able to get this hard to find book from this great company Exotic India.
Mohan, USA
Both Om bracelets are amazing. Thanks again !!!
Fotis, Greece
Thank you for your wonderful website.
Jan, USA
Awesome collection! Certainly will recommend this site to friends and relatives. Appreciate quick delivery.
Sunil, UAE
Thank you so much, I'm honoured and grateful to receive such a beautiful piece of art of Lakshmi. Please congratulate the artist for his incredible artwork. Looking forward to receiving her on Haida Gwaii, Canada. I live on an island, surrounded by water, and feel Lakshmi's present all around me.
Kiki, Canada
Nice package, same as in Picture very clean written and understandable, I just want to say Thank you Exotic India Jai Hind.
Jeewan, USA
I received my order today. When I opened the FedEx packet, I did not expect to find such a perfectly wrapped package. The book has arrived in pristine condition and I am very impressed by your excellent customer service. It was my pleasure doing business with you and I look forward to many more transactions with your company. Again, many thanks for your fantastic customer service! Keep up the good work.
Sherry, Canada
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2019 © Exotic India