Synopses & Reviews
The practice of meditation takes us on a fabulous journey into the gap between our thoughts, where all the advantages of a more peaceful, stress-free, healthy, and fatigue-free life are available, but which are simply side benefits. The paramount reason for daily meditation is to get into the gap between our thoughts, and make conscious contact with the creative energy of life itself. Dr. Wayne W. Dyer explains the soul-nourishing meditation technique for making conscious contact with God, which the ancient masters have told us about.
You have the potential to be an instrument of the highest good for all concerned and to be a literal miracle worker in your own life. No person, government, or religion can legitimately claim to do this for you. andldquo;In fact,andrdquo; says Dr. Dyer, andldquo;I agree with Carl Jung who said, andlsquo;One of the main functions of formalized religion is to protect people against a direct experience of God.andrsquo;andrdquo; When you master getting into the gap and staying there for prolonged segments of meditation, and experience what you bring back to the material world, you will know your answer to the question: andldquo;Why meditate?andrdquo;
This introduction to spiritual meditation demonstrates that the paramount reason for daily meditation is to get into the gap between our thoughts. Dr Wayne Dyer explains the meditation technique for making conscious contact with God, and presents practical advice, exercises and guided meditations.
The paramount reason for daily meditation is to get in the gap between thoughts and the creative energy of life itself. Dyer explains the soul-nourishing techniques for getting there.
About the Author
WAYNE DYER Dr. Wayne W. Dyer, affectionately called the "father of motivation" by his fans, is one of the most widely known and respected people in the field of self-empowerment. He became a well-known author with his bestselling book, Your Erroneous Zones, and has gone on to write many other self-help classics. Despite his childhood spent in orphanages and foster homes, Dr. Dyer, who has a doctorate in counseling psychotherapy, has overcome many obstacles to make his dreams come true. Today he spends much of his time showing others how to do the same. When he's not traveling the globe delivering his uplifting message, Wayne is writing from his home in Maui, Hawaii. DEEPAK CHOPRA Deepak Chopra has written more than twenty-five books, which have been translated into thirty-five languages. He is also the author of more than one hundred audio- and videotape series, including five critically acclaimed programs on public television. In 1999 Time magazine selected Dr. Chopra as one of the Top 100 Icons and Heroes of the Century, describing him as "the poet-prophet of alternative medicine." Dr. Chopra currently serves as CEO and founder of The Chopra Center for Well Being in La Jolla, California.
Table of Contents
Why meditate? -- The gap and why -- Getting in the gap -- Staying in the gap with Japa -- FAQs regarding the gap and the Japa meditation -- Testimonials about Japa meditation.