The word speaks to the Faustian man : a translation and interpretation of the Prasthānatrayī and Śaṅkara's bhāṣya for the participation of contemporary man. 4. Chāndogya Upaniṣad

Author: Som Raj Gupta

Publisher: Motilal Banarsidass Publ.

ISBN: 8120817974

Category: Hinduism

Page: 818

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The Chandogya Upanisad: The culture it reflects is remote and archaic, the texture of its ritualistic and contemplative symbolism thick and dense-virtually a closed book for us moderns. A sustained self-submitting attentiveness, however, discloses its language as resonating disturbingly modern notes, focusing our attention on many of our pathologies as well as our possibilities, pathologies and possibilities that have escaped the notice of us moderns. The spirit of quiet hermeneutics that characterizes this study illumines many an opaque spot in this text, solves many an interpretive puzzle, turns many of its 'archaic naivetes' into living and compelling profundities. We are made to realize that what some moderns call Gestell is far more primordial than they would envisage it to be, far more ominous and primitive, tragic and persistent. A radical transformation is required, an ontological transformation. Not mere 'a masterly exposition' of an ancient text is, therefore, this study, but 'an authentic springboard for fresh philosophical thinking fecundating (the) two shores of the human experience: East and West'. The first three (published) Vols. are on (i) Isa, Kena, Katha and Prasna Upanisads; (ii) Mundaka and Mandukya Upanisad with Gaudapada Karika; (iii) Taittiriya and Aitareya Upanisads.
Animal Souls Speak

Author: Robert Shapiro

Publisher: Light Technology Publishing

ISBN: 1891824503

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 644

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Arcturus is the name given to the star system some thirty-seven light-years from our own. It includes at least a half dozen planetary bodies and is many times larger and much older than our own star and its system. Arcturian involvement with our system began over three million years ago when a space colony--a galactic space station--was established on Velatropa 24.4, otherwise known as Mars. With its 40,000-year warm cycles, Mars provided the perfect experimental way station. If anything went wrong, at least those on the Arcturus system would not be affected--or so it was thought. Some of those in command of the Martian project had not considered carefully enough the inexorable efficacy of karma, the law of cause and effect. By the time strange events began to transpire on Mars, little did anyone on Mars or Arcturus reckon the strange consequences of forgetting about each other's mutual existence. Thus unfolds the tale of the Arcturian experimental way station, V.24.4, otherwise kno
I Know English, But I Can't Speak

Author: Kevin Peterson

Publisher: Kevin Peterson


Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 131

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Don’t feel bad, because many students will learn English but will still have speaking problems. When speaking, good grammar can be useless if your speaking is not clear and understood by the listener. If you have studied grammar and still have a speaking problem, you need to try a different method that will focus on solving your problem. This book is a self-study guide for improving English speaking skills. The topics in this book include: Understand your speaking problems so you can find solutions. Be confident by using Kevin’s easy speaking rules for success Ways to practice and improve pronunciation and intonation Improve your listening skills Learn common phrases to begin, continue, and end conversations Tips for solving phone conversation problems How to stay calm when you have conversation problems Easy ways to practice with exercises and activities Improve your vocabulary Learning advanced colloquial speaking phrases (phrasal verbs and idioms) Getting focused and motivated Fun and effective ways to learn English This book does not just tell you what is required but also gives details and exercises for success. If you follow the book and do the exercises, you will quickly see your speaking improve. You will be given the knowledge and resources, but you must use the methods if you want to improve your English speaking.
Speaking Spirits

Author: Sherry Roush

Publisher: University of Toronto Press

ISBN: 9781442650404

Category: History

Page: 274

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In Speaking Spirits, Sherry Roush presents the first systematic study of early modern Italian eidolopoeia.
How To Learn And Speak German Easy - Elite German Method

Author: Chris Sei

Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

ISBN: 9783754334485

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 102

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Since the ELITE GERMAN METHOD was first launched in 2006 over 5.000 people from 50 countries have mastered the German language and use their minds at a deeper and more effective level. BASED ON EXTRAORDINARY LIVE ONLINE COURSES A1 C2 WITH THE INTANGIBLE CAPITAL OF TRUST & COMMITMENT IN THIS STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE YOU WILL LEARN How our students learn speaking from the first online live meeting How to create correct sentences with ease and fun How to eliminate 70% of analysis How to speak German like a native and increase your status. Forget the outdated methods and stop wasting time with complex grammar rules Whether your dream is getting the job you deserve by unlocking your value, understanding your co-workers, communicating with your German in-laws, your kid's teachers, classmates, and parents, or just speaking fluently with ease, this book is the blueprint.
The Power to Speak

Author: Rebecca S. Chopp

Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

ISBN: 9781725201361

Category: Religion

Page: 180

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In a calm, sustained style, the author breaks new ground in the ongoing feminist theological pilgrimage, one that will make traditionalists squirm and liberationists cheer." 'Choice' In 'The Power to Speak', Rebecca Chopp offers an exhilarating defense of feminist theology as proclamation and good news for all. Arguing for a critique and transformation of language, subjectivity, and politics, this thoughtful, engaged book opens new directions in feminist thought." Elizabeth Fox-Genovese A provocative treatment of feminist theology's deepest potential to transform the discipline through language." 'WATERwheel' Rebecca Chopp is developing an original theological position. Her interpretation of Christian faith and Christian theology as having to do primarily with 'emancipatory transformation' breaks through the individualistic pietism of modern liberalism as well as the provincialism of many of the liberation theologies." Gordon D. Kaufman