(as of Nov 15, 2023 00:43:35 UTC – Particulars)
For the thousands and thousands of Individuals who need spirituality with out faith, Sam Harris’ new e book is a information to meditation as a rational non secular observe knowledgeable by neuroscience and psychology.
From a number of New York Occasions best-selling creator, neuroscientist, and “new atheist” Sam Harris, Waking Up is for the 30 p.c of Individuals who comply with no faith, however who suspect that Jesus, Buddha, Lao Tzu, Rumi, and the opposite saints and sages of historical past couldn’t have all been epileptics, schizophrenics, or frauds. All through the e book, Harris argues that there are vital truths to be discovered within the experiences of such contemplatives – and, subsequently, that there’s extra to understanding actuality than science and secular tradition typically enable.
Waking Up is an element seeker’s memoir and half exploration of the scientific underpinnings of spirituality. No different e book marries contemplative knowledge and trendy science on this means, and no creator apart from Sam Harris – a scientist, thinker, and well-known skeptic – may write it.