The Biology of Transcendence: A Blueprint of the Human Spirit

The Biology of Transcendence: A Blueprint of the Human Spirit

Joseph Chilton Pearce


makes use of new study concerning the mind to discover how we will be able to go beyond our present actual and cultural obstacles

• unearths that transcendence of present modes of life calls for the dynamic interplay of our fourth and 5th brains (intellect and intelligence)

• Explores the concept Jesus, Lao-tzu, and different nice beings in historical past are types of nature’s probability and our skill to accomplish transcendence

• 17,000 bought in hardcover because April 2002

Why can we look caught in a tradition of violence and injustice? How is it that we will realize the transcendent excellent represented by means of figures reminiscent of Jesus, Lao-tzu, and so on who've walked between us and but no longer appear to achieve an analogous country?

In The Biology of Transcendence Joseph Chilton Pearce examines the present organic figuring out of our neural association to handle how we will be able to transcend the constraints and constraints of our present capacities of physique and mind--how we will be able to go beyond. contemporary learn within the neurosciences and neurocardiology identifies the 4 neural facilities of our mind and exhibits 5th such heart is found within the center. This examine finds that the evolutionary constitution of our mind and its dynamic interactions with our center are designed through nature to arrive past our present evolutionary capacities. we're fairly actually, made to go beyond.

Pearce explores how this “biological critical” drives our existence into ever-greater geographical regions of being--even because the “cultural principal” of social conformity and behaviour counters this genetic background, blocks our transcendent capacities, and breeds violence in all its varieties. The clash among faith and spirit is a crucial a part of this fight. yet every one people may perhaps overthrow those cultural imperatives to arrive “unconflicted behavior,” in which middle and mind-brain resonate in synchronicity, establishing us to degrees of risk past the normal.

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