LSD: Doorway to the Numinous by Stanislav Grof – A pioneering book that explores the unknown landscape of human consciousness induced by LSD and other. A pioneering book that explores the unknown landscape of human consciousness induced by LSD and other psychedelics • Shows the. ratingstars. LSD: Doorway to the Numinous. by Stanislav Grof. Publisher: Park Street Press. Year: ISBN: Categories.
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Doorway to the Numinous.
LSD: Doorway to the Numinous
Created by Erowid – In the years intervening since Realms of the Human Unconscious was originally published, Grof has written a number doorday books each treating and dealing with his chosen subject matter in a slightly different way. Stanislav Grof Limited preview – Free eBook offer available to NEW subscribers only.
Grof has helped to give us new ways of seeing the world. This new knowledge could have become an integral part of a comprehensive new scientific paradigm of the twenty-first century.
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As a Czechoslovakian working with an adult population in the late fifties and early sixties, Grof was processing trauma from the Czech experience of Nazi occupation during WWII and later abuse under the communist regime. This map has led to the development of important new therapies in psychiatry and psychology for treating mental conditions often seen as disease and therefore suppressed by medication.
Bufo Alvarius And 5-Methoxy-dimethyltryptamine. His research was the impetus behind a vastly expanded cartography of the unconscious, including two new realms still unacknowledged by official academic circles–the perinatal domain, which hol Stanislav Grof’s first 17 years of research into non-ordinary states of consciousness induced by LSD and other psychedelics led to a revolutionary understanding of the human psyche. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
In several instances, individuals enmeshed in elements of a certain culture felt a strong need to dance.
Product details Numnious Paperback pages Dimensions x x 19mm Many additional examples involving other cultures could be cited in this context.
We felt that these unfortunate developments wasted what was probably the single most important opportunity in the history of these disciplines.
To be sure, in psychoanalysis everything is an ambiguity figure, interpretable as possessing a completely numionus identity tne on cognitive mode or model. May 07, Tiago Faleiro rated it really liked it Shelves: It certainly goes beyond Freud. This is typically associated with global as well as detailed insights concerning numinius structure, religious cosmology, forms of worship, moral code, specific characteristics of art, technological development, and many other aspects of these cultures.
For didactic purposes, the object of discussion has to be dissected and its elements isolated from their broader contexts. It is of note here that Grof was not some freewheeling psychiatric anarchist out to subvert the dominant paradigm for kicks.
While some of the terminology is difficult to pick up at first for someone who isn’t that familiar with it, it does a good job dorway not overly complicating concepts.
Grof was using acid to heal trauma inflicted by some of the most horrific extremes of abuse and trauma human history has to offer.
An Anglo-Saxon can, therefore, experience full identification with various periods in the history of African Americans or North American Indians and develop, as a result, a new sensitivity to and awareness of racial problems. It is on this level that reading Stanislav Grof is a genuinely moving experience.
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Jan 19, Michael rated it did not like it. It brings new clarification to Jung. It throws new light on the topic of death and resurrection symbolism, as well as on religious imagery. Leave a Reply Cancel reply You must be logged in to post a comment.
LSD – Doorway to the Numinous By Stanislav Grof
These scenes can be experienced in the role of observer, but, more frequently, the subject identifies with one representative of the culture involved or with a greater number of them. Authoritative, insightful and self-aware. The research presented in this book provides a map of the psyche that is essential for understanding such phenomena as shamanism and near death experiences as well as other nonordinary states of consciousness.
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