Mystic Heart Discovering a Universal Spirituality in the World's Religions

ISBN-10: 157731140X

ISBN-13: 9781577311409

Edition: 2001

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List price: $16.95
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: New World Library
Publication date: 3/9/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 308
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.748
Language: English

The Dalai Lama, spiritual & political leader of the Tibetan people & a Nobel Peace Laureate, has in the last decade become a global spiritual leader whose message of universal & individual responsibility has won worldwide acclaim.

Finding What Unites Us
Introduction The Mystic Heart: Our Common Heritage
The Interspiritual Age
The Parliament of the World's Religions
The Turn to Spirituality
A Dot on a Blackboard
A Bridge Across the Religions and Beyond
What Is Spirituality?
Spirituality in the Religions
The Nature of Mysticism and Spirituality
What Is Interspirituality?
The Treasure of Community
Crossing Over: Pioneers of Interspiritual Wisdom
The Meeting of Christianity and Hinduism
Dialogue Between Catholicism and the Other Religions
Buddhism Comes to the West
Finding Your Place in the Interspiritual Movement
The Mirror of the Heart: Consciousness As the Root of Identity
Hinduism: Supreme Identity in the Mahavakyas
Buddhism: Enlightenment, Shunyata, Nirvana, and the Doctrine of No-Self
The Greeks: Plato and Aristotle
The Christian Understanding
Who We Are Is Where We're Going
A New Paradigm of Identity: We Are Consciousness
Quantum Physics Shows Us Reality and Self-Identity
The Nature of the Divine
"The Paths Are Many But the Goal Is the Same": Discovering the Way
The Inner Path: The Way of Contemplation
The Outer Path: The Way of Action
The Place of Spiritual Transformation
The Asramas and Margas: Living the Sacred
The Integration of Action and Contemplation
The Goal of the Spiritual Journey
The Practical Nature of the Mystical Way
The Mystic Character
The Problem of the Ego-Driven Life
The False Self
Actual Moral Capacity
Solidarity with All Living Beings
Deep Nonviolence
The Mystic or Contemplative Character
Who Is a Saint?
Spiritual Practice: The Crux of Inner Change
Spiritual Practice
Mature Self-Knowledge
Transformation As the Reality of Inner Change
Out in the World: The Spirituality of Action
Simplicity of Life
Selfless Service and Compassionate Action
The Prophetic Voice
The Fruits or Capacities of the Spiritual Journey
The Fruits of Spirituality Work Together
The Mysticism of the Natural World
Natural Mysticism: Reading the Book of Creation
What Is Natural Mysticism?
Readers of the Book of Nature
Natural Contemplation As the Capacity to Read the Books of Creation and Life
A Spirituality of Creation
The Mystical Experience of Totality
The Spirituality of Pilgrimage
Nutrition and Spirituality
Yoga and the Martial Arts
Toward a Holistic Spirituality
Natural Mediation
Discourse of the Rose
Global Mysticism
The Promised Land of the Spiritual Journey
An Intermystical Bridge: The Guidelines for Interreligious Understanding
The Summit of the Spiritual Life
Mystic Visitations: Personal Experience of the Summit
Stations of the Mystical Summit
Dreams: Channels of the Sacred
Experimental Mysticism
Reaching the Further Shore of the Spiritual Journey
Becoming Cosmic in the Center
Opening the Heart of the World: Toward a Universal Mysticism
A Universal Communal Spirituality
Beauty in the Intermystical Journey
Discovering the Mystic Heart Together
A Special Message to the Young
The Church As Matrix of Interfaith Encounter
A Universal Order of Sannyasa
Chapter Notes
Recommended Reading
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