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Religion & Spirituality, Spirituality

The Spirit of Things is an adventure into religion and spirituality. It explores contemporary values and beliefs as expressed through ritual, art, music, and sacred texts.


Fathers of Meditation

November 3rd, 2013

Episode 10 of 184 episodes

Paramahansa Yogananda was ‘the father of meditation’ in the West. Elvis wanted the secret of his meditation technique and the founder of Apple, Steve Jobs, read Yogananda's Autobiography of a Yogi, every year. With the recent passing of SN Goenka, the founder of the worldwide Vipassana Meditation movement, meditation is now entering the mental health scene. Meet Brother Nakulananda of the Self-Realisation Fellowship in LA and psychologist Dr Bruno Cayoun, founder of MiCBT in Hobart.

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