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Yearning to Belong: Discovering a New Religious Movement John Paul Healy

Yearning to Belong: Discovering a New Religious Movement

John Paul Healy

Published March 21st 2011
ISBN : 9781409419419
Hardcover
207 pages
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Cutting across three areas of interest within New Religious Movements - insider perspectives, sociology of religion and the helping professions - Yearning to Belong explores insiders experience of the Indian Guru-disciple Yogic tradition. AuthoredMoreCutting across three areas of interest within New Religious Movements - insider perspectives, sociology of religion and the helping professions - Yearning to Belong explores insiders experience of the Indian Guru-disciple Yogic tradition. Authored by a former member of that tradition and highlighting the rich spiritual experience of devotees, this book also adds considerably to knowledge of conversion to New Religious Movements and to issues of affiliation and disengagement. Exploring participants experience of attraction, affiliation and disengagement, these themes highlight individuals personal experience of Guru-disciple Yoga Practice.