Sacred Knowledge: Psychedelics and Religious Experiences

Sacred Knowledge: Psychedelics and Religious Experiences


Sacred Knowledge is the 1st well-documented, refined account of the impression of psychedelics on organic techniques, human cognizance, and revelatory spiritual studies. according to approximately 3 a long time of felony study with volunteers, William A. Richards argues that, if used responsibly and legally, psychedelics have the aptitude to soothe discomfort and constructively have an effect on the standard of human life.

Richards's research contributes to social and political debates over the accountable integration of psychedelic components into smooth society. His ebook serves as a useful source for readers who, even if spontaneously or with the facilitation of psychedelics, have encountered significant, inspiring, or maybe hectic states of awareness and search readability approximately their reviews. checking out the bounds of language and conceptual frameworks, Richards makes the main of experiential phenomena that reach our notion of truth, advancing new frontiers within the research of trust, non secular awakening, psychiatric remedy, and social healthiness. His findings increase humanities and clinical scholarship, increasing paintings in philosophy, anthropology, theology, and non secular experiences and bringing intensity to analyze in psychological wellbeing and fitness, psychotherapy, and psychopharmacology.

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