Thursday Jun 22, 2017
Albuquerque, NM 87110
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Have a conversation about author Anodea Judith's approach to the yoga-based Eastern chakra system, adapting it to a Western framework of Jungian psychology, somatic therapy, childhood developmental theory and metaphysics.
We will meet together each week to discuss sections of this book for an hour 7pm-8pm. This club is free! We meet at Yoga Art Space, 8338 Comanche Rd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110. Contact us and we can send you discussion questions and the segments for each week.
In EASTERN BODY, WESTERN MIND, chakra authority Anodea Judith brought a fresh approach to the yoga-based Eastern chakra system, adapting it to the Western framework of Jungian psychology, somatic therapy, childhood developmental theory, and metaphysics. This groundbreaking work in transpersonal psychology has been revised and redesigned for a more accessible presentation. Arranged schematically, the book uses the inherent structure of the chakra system as a map upon which to chart our Western understanding of individual development. Each chapter focuses on a single chakra, starting with a description of its characteristics, then exploring its particular childhood developmental patterns, traumas and abuses, and how to heal and maintain balance. Illuminated with personal anecdotes and case studies, EASTERN BODY, WESTERN MIND seamlessly merges the East and West, science and philosophy, and psychology and spirituality into a compelling interpretation of the chakra system and its relevance for Westerners today.