Psycho-practices in Mystical Traditions from the Antiquity.
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Psycho-practices in Mystical Traditions from the Antiquity
In the book a complex, retrospective research of a phenomenon of psycho-practices is made: their purposes, methods, philosophical substantiations, evolution, and interaction with other forms of spiritual life. For the first time distinctions in religious, occult and esoteric psycho-practices are considered in this work. It is shown that psycho-practices are the integral cultural phenomenon inherent in mankind at all stages of its development. The special attention is given to the psycho-practices presented in the modern world. In work such question, as a place of the changed conditions of consciousness in culture and religion, a religion role in formation and social type maintenance, cultural value of the esoteric psycho-practices are considered. Philosophical and religious roots of modern psychotherapy, and also religious processes proceeding in it are revealed.
The book can be interesting as for theorists-- experts-culturologists, theologians, psychologists, and for the experts in corresponding sphere, and also for all who is interested in esoteric and nonconventional psychology. In this book the author highlights the problem of the historical development of the mystical experience in different religions and beliefs. Detail talking about every possible religious phenomena, the author makes a comparative analysis of mental exercises used by any particular religion, emphasizing their differences and summarize something in common. This book is in Russian has a total circulation of more than 50 000 copies. The book is popular among students and young people involved in martial arts and are keen on the theme of "military magic."
Release date: 2011
formate 60х90/16 (210x145 mm.),