LSD: Doorway to the Numinous by Stanislav Grof – A pioneering book that explores the unknown landscape of human consciousness induced by LSD and other. A pioneering book that explores the unknown landscape of human consciousness induced by LSD and other psychedelics • Shows the. ratingstars. LSD: Doorway to the Numinous. by Stanislav Grof. Publisher: Park Street Press. Year: ISBN: Categories.
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In several instances, individuals enmeshed in elements of a certain culture felt a strong need to dance.
LSD – Doorway to the Numinous By Stanislav Grof – Psychedelic Press UK
Occasionally, transpersonal experiences can occur in the culmination periods of the first high-dose session of psychedelic treatment.
You just have to take some his claims with a grain of salt. Grof was invited to the Esalen Institute in Big Sur, California, and lived there until as a scholar-in-residence, developing his doorrway.
Additionally, because of the experimental nature of LSD psychotherapy, it was at first sanctioned only in cases that were considered otherwise hopeless.
On occasion, unsophisticated individuals have described details of Egyptian funeral services, including the form and meaning of various amulets and sepulchral boxes, the colors of funeral cones, the technology of embalmment and mummification, and the sequence of ritual procedures followed.
The Toad and the Jaguar: I think he takes the ld of his patients too literally, which is odd considering he’s a Jungian. I would highly recommend this book to anyone interested in psychedelic research and its therapeutic applications.
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David Couts rated it it thf amazing Mar 02, He lives in California. An extremely potent substance, capable of altering ones life. Of the lot, Realms of the Human Unconscious remains one of the best points of entry for the general lay audience, and its re-titling as LSD: Stanislav Grof Limited preview – Review quote “Stanislav Grof is the undisputed world authority on LSD and the human psyche, and this book provides the best cartography of consciousness for understanding the profound impact of entheogens on the mind.
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The research presented in this book provides a map of the psyche that is essential for understanding such phenomena as shamanism and near death experiences as well as other nonordinary states of consciousness.
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To ask other readers questions about LSDplease sign up. After the final experience of ego death and rebirth, transpersonal elements dominate all subsequent LSD sessions of the individual. It throws new light on the topic of death and resurrection symbolism, as well as on religious imagery.
Following the legal suppression of LSD use in the late s, Grof went on njminous discover that many of these states of mind could be explored without drugs by using thd breathing techniques in a supportive environment.
Grof’s studies of the mystical experience in LSD therapy represent an extremely valuable scientific approach to consciousness research from which many people can benefit. The research presented in this book provides a map of the psyche that is numinoys for understanding such phenomena as shamanism and near death experiences as well as other nonordinary states of consciousness. Must redeem within 90 days.
These scenes can be experienced in the role of observer, but, more frequently, the subject identifies with one representative of the culture involved or with a greater number of them. It also provides a new threshold osd understanding and entering the numinous realm of spirit. Based on his 2, clinical sessions using LSD as a therapeutic tool before the substance was interdicted, Grof’s book explores the vast dimensions of inner experience that have been ignored and marginalized by the mainstream.
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LSD: Doorway to the Numinous
A must-read for all serious students of consciousness. Tge interesting descriptive account of psychedelics-assisted psychotherapy conducted by the author in Czechoslovakia and the USA in the midth century. Notes Index About the Author show more. His theoretical model of the psyche has had a huge impact on both psychedelic circles and the wider scientific arena of consciousness.