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The heart of stillness : the elements of spiritual practice

Author: David A Cooper
Publisher: New York : Bell Tower, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A guidebook to the basic principles of inner work: purification, concentration, effort, and mastery. Companion volume to the author's Silence, simplicity, and solitude.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David A Cooper
ISBN: 0517586215 9780517586211
OCLC Number: 25131573
Description: ix, 241 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: PREFACE --
MASTERING MONKEY MIND --
THE FOUNDATION OF SPIRITUAL PRACTICE --
Introduction --
Purification --
Concentration --
Effort --
Mastery --
UNPLEASANT MIND STATES --
Introduction --
Desire --
Aversion --
Pain --
Fear --
Demonic visions --
Separation --
Agitation and fatigue --
Doubt --
PLEASANT MIND STATES --
Introduction --
Fantasy --
Ecstasy and bliss --
Love --
Calmness and tranquility --
Equanimity and peace --
Divine inspiration --
Union with the Divine --
The fifth dimension.
Responsibility: David A. Cooper.
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A guidebook to the basic principles of inner work: purification, concentration, effort, and mastery. Companion volume to the author's Silence, simplicity, and solitude.

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