The 99th Monkey: A Spiritual Journalist's Misadventures with Gurus, Messiahs, Sex, Psychedelics, and Other Consciousness-Raising Experiments

The 99th Monkey: A Spiritual Journalist's Misadventures with Gurus, Messiahs, Sex, Psychedelics, and Other Consciousness-Raising Experiments

Eliezer Sobel


Suffused with a distinct model of irreverent humor, this account recollects the autobiographical explorations of the main major substitute groups, ashrams, experts, shamans, and consciousness-raising seminars of the prior forty years. Serving as a human guinea pig for plenty of of the most well-liked state of the art, New Age, human-potential, and non secular experiments, Eliezer Sobel recounts intercontinental adventures in India, Israel, Brazil, and Haiti. From Primal remedy to the Dalai Lama, this perceptively witty research comprises brushes with cults, wild experiments with intercourse and psychedelics, and encounters with visionary experts and modern madmen.

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