The Search For the Beloved

The Search For the Beloved

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Paperback
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$18.95
 
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780874778717
  • 272 Pages
  • Tarcher
  • Adult

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction to the Second Edition
How to Read This Book
Prologue

Part One: Perspectives
1. The Ancient Asclepian
2. The Global Asclepian
3. What Is Sacred Psychology?

Part Two: Basic Practices
4. Guidelines to Basic Practices
5. Extending the Senses: The Kinesthetic Body; The Extended Sensorium
6. Training the Creative Imagination: Relearning Imagistic Thinking
7. Developing the Imaginal Body: Evoking Your Imaginal Form; Archetypal Shape-shifting
8. The Friend in Court and the Three Realms of Being: Incarnating the Friend in Court; Sacred Sound: Evoking the Three Realms of Being

Part Three: Basic Themes
Introduction to Basic Themes
9. Of Story and Myth
10. The Sacred Sound: From Pathos to Mythos: A Therapeic Dyad; Betrayal and Forgiveness
11. The Search for the Beloved: The Rites of Pothos: The Search for the Beloved; The Walk to the Beloved: The Ritual of Samothrace

Part Four: The Stories
Introduction to the Stories
12. Psyche and Eros: Scenarios for Psyche and Eros
13. The Ecstatic Journey of Jalaloddin Rumi: Scenarios for the Ecstatic Journey of Jalaloddin Rumi

Notes
Glossary
Musical Compositions
Selected Bibliography
Index

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