Mantra  and MeditationImage

Mantra & Meditation

$14.95

For the first time the science of mantra is made understandable for the modern Western reader. The most common misconceptions regarding meditation and the use of mantra are explained clearly and often humorously. This comprehensive book covers the science of mantra from all angles, including linguistics, history, psychology, science, philosophy, and religion. Chapters include “The Sounds and the Psyche,” “Subtle Origins of Sound,” and “Levels of Initiation.”

Editorial Reviews

Review

“…Arya defines meditation by first clarifying what it is not. He scrutinizes the various motives in pursuing meditation.” — Yoga Journal

“A useful book from the Himalayan Institute … Arya defines meditation by first clarifying what it is not. He scrutinizes the various motives in pursuing meditation.” — Yoga Journal

Excerpt. © Reprinted by permission. All rights reserved.

This book is a gift to the readers from our unbroken lineage of meditators to the students who are treading the inner path of light. For doing inner research, mantra and meditation are the greatest aids.Pandit Arya has been faithfully following this path of meditation for many years. I am sure this book will help those who are on the path and those who are trying to be on the path. (Sri Swami Rama, From the Introduction)