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Practical Spirituality with Meher Baba and Human Development in the Modern Age

  • Rachel Dymond
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Abstract

The essay discusses the vision and practice of practical spirituality in the work of Meher Baba movement. Meher Baba was an inspiring spiritual seeker whose silence inspired deep contemplation and social action. It is an academic endeavour to bridge the gap between the unspoken spiritual yearning which goes unmarked in many cases and the inevitable emptiness of material prosperity at the expense of others.

Keywords

Meher Baba Hippies Globalization Avatar Discourses 

Key Authors

Needleman Heelas Musgrove Kalchuri Meher Baba 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rachel Dymond
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  1. 1.Meher Baba AssociationLondonUK

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