A Hermit in the Himalayas

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Read Books, 2008 - History - 196 pages
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CONTENTS Foreword Preface to First British Edition The Philosophy of Friendship On Pony-back in the Himalayas My Bungalow on a Mountain-top Projected Expedftion to Mount Kaiias in Tibet Magnificence of the Snowy Mountain Scenery I Discover "The Sanctuary"' A Meditation on British Rule in India and on Political Strife Necessity of Spiritualizing Politics The Control of Thoughts A Secret of Concentration My Quest of Inner Stillness The Remembrance of Former Births A Buddhist Method of Tapping Pre-natal Memory Nature's Purpose with Mankind On Unity with Nature Unexpected Visit by Two Yogis Pilgrims and Shrines in the Himalayas Power out of Stillness Gross-section Through My Mail Would-be Suicide and My Answer Telepathic Aid to Students Reflections Upon the Future of Tibet Sir Francis Young-husband's Experiences Destiny of Orieri and Occident A Correspondent Decries My Retreat From the World The Virtues of Idleness and Solitude My Religion The New Testament Jesus and His Critics EL Storm Precursors of the Monsoon My Animal Visitors The Question of Clothes Etc.. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Hesperides Press are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

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Paul Brunton was one of the finest modern exponents of the world's sacred wisdom teachings, with a genius for expressing their truths for the modern Western reader.

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