The Essential How to Know God: The Essence of the Soul's Journey Into the Mystery of Mysteries

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Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony, Oct 30, 2007 - Religion - 144 pages
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You don't have to believe in God in order to experience God.
--- Deepak Chopra

The celebrated author of Ageless Body, Timeless Mind and The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success has written his most ambitious and important work yet, a runaway international bestseller that has inspired hundreds of thousands of readers to rethink their concept of God.

According to Chopra, the brain is hardwired to know God. The human nervous system has seven biological responses that correspond to seven levels of divine experience. These are shaped not by any one religion (they are shared by all faiths), but by the brain's need to take an infinite, chaotic universe and find meaning in it. How to Know God describes the quest each of us is on, whether we realize it or not. For, as Chopra puts it, "God is our highest instinct to know ourselves." This book makes a dramatic and enduring contribution to that knowledge.


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How to Know God: The Soul's Journey Into the Mystery of Mysteries (Deepak Chopra)

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Chopra, best-selling author of Ageless Body, Timeless Mind and The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success and the CEO and founder of the Chopra Center for Well-Being in La Jolla, CA, continues his ... Read full review

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This is a very small book. It easily fits into a shirt pocket or purse. It has three chapters. In it you get the gist of Chopras larger book HOW TO KNOW GOD. Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
10
Section 2
13
Section 3
30
Section 4
38
Section 5
104
Section 6
110
Section 7
121
Section 8
143
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About the author (2007)

DEEPAK CHOPRA, a member of Oprah's SuperSoul 100, is the author of more than fifty books translated into more than thirty-five languages—including numerous New York Times bestsellers in both the fiction and nonfiction categories. Dr. Chopra is a fellow of the American College of Physicians, a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, adjunct professor at the Kellogg School of Management, and a senior scientist with the Gallup Organization. He is founder and president of the Alliance for a New Humanity. Time magazine heralds Deepak Chopra as one of the top 100 heroes and icons of the century and credits him as “the poet–prophet of alternative medicine.”


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