Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion

Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion

Sam Harris


For the thousands of american citizens who wish spirituality with out faith, Sam Harris’s most modern New York instances bestseller is a advisor to meditation as a rational perform proficient via neuroscience and psychology.

From Sam Harris, neuroscientist and writer of diverse New York Times bestselling books, Waking Up is for the twenty percentage of american citizens who stick with no faith yet who suspect that vital truths are available within the reports of such figures as Jesus, the Buddha, Lao Tzu, Rumi, and the opposite saints and sages of historical past. all through this ebook, Harris argues that there's extra to realizing fact than technological know-how and secular tradition normally enable, and that how we be aware of the current second mostly determines the standard of our lives.

Waking Up is a component memoir and half exploration of the clinical underpinnings of spirituality. No different e-book marries contemplative knowledge and sleek technology during this method, and no writer except Sam Harris—a scientist, thinker, and well-known skeptic—could write it.

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