007: What Is Enlightenment?

We’re taking a left turn, today, from cognitive theory, and we are going to talk about spirituality and the place it occupies on the path to peace.

My Path

I refer to Sam Harris’s book, Waking Up, and I quote from an episode of his podcast, Making Sense. The book Ashrams, by Arnaud Desjardins, is probably out of print. So is Spiritual Awakening, by Ram Dass.

See Also

  1. A Mind at Home With Itself, by Byron Katie and Stephen Mitchell 
  2. Tao Te Ching, by Lao Tsu, translation by Stephen Mitchell
  3. Ego, by Alan Watts
  4. The Perennial Philosophy, by Aldous Huxley
  5. The Brain’s Default Mode Network (2015), by Marcus Raichle. Annual Review of Neuroscience38(1), 433–447.
  6. Why Buddhism Is True, by Robert Wright

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