The Divine Within: Selected Writings on Enlightenment
ISBN: 0062236814
EAN13: 9780062236814
Language: English
Publication Date: July 2, 2013
Pages: 336
Dimensions: 0.76" H x 8.00" L x 5.31" W
Weight: 1.02 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
Brave New World author Aldous Huxley on enlightenment and the ultimate reality. In this anthology of twenty-six essays and other writings, Huxley discusses the nature of God, enlightenment, being, good and evil, religion, eternity, and the divine. Huxley consistently examined the spiritual basis of both the individual and human society, always seeking to reach an authentic and clearly defined experience of the divine. Featuring an introduction by renowned religious scholar Huston Smith, this celebration of ultimate reality proves relevant and prophetic in addressing the spiritual hunger so many feel today. -- The New Yorker
Editor Reviews
From the Back Cover Brave New World author Aldous Huxley on enlightenment and the ultimate reality In this anthology of twenty-six essays and other writings, Huxley discusses the nature of God, enlightenment, being, good and evil, religion, eternity, and the divine. Huxley consistently examined the spiritual basis of both the individual and human society, always seeking to reach an authentic and clearly defined experience of the divine. Featuring an introduction by renowned religious scholar Huston Smith, this celebration of ultimate reality proves relevant and prophetic in addressing the spiritual hunger so many feel today. -- The New Yorker
From the front Cover Brave New World author Aldous Huxley on enlightenment and the ultimate reality In this anthology of twenty-six essays and other writings, Huxley discusses the nature of God, enlightenment, being, good and evil, religion, eternity, and the divine. Huxley consistently examined the spiritual basis of both the individual and human society, always seeking to reach an authentic and clearly defined experience of the divine. Featuring an introduction by renowned religious scholar Huston Smith, this celebration of ultimate reality proves relevant and prophetic in addressing the spiritual hunger so many feel today. -- The New Yorker