Siddha Yoga Practice: Discovering a New Religious Movement

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Abstract

Cutting across three areas of interest within New Religious Movements'insider perspectives, sociology of religion and the helping professions'this book explores insiders' experience of Siddha Yoga Practice and is authored by a former member of the movement. Highlighting the rich spiritual experience of devotees of Siddha Yoga, and broadening the understanding of Siddha Yoga Practice, this book also adds considerably to knowledge of conversion to New Religious Movements and to issues of affiliation and disenchantment. Exploring participants' experience of attraction, affiliation and disenchantment, these themes highlight individuals' personal experience of Siddha Yoga Practice.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherAshgate Publishing Limited
Number of pages240
ISBN (Print)9780754669333
Publication statusPublished - 2010

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New Religious Movements
Yoga
Disenchantment
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Attraction
Personal Experience
Spiritual Experiences
Sociology of Religion

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Healy, J. (2010). Siddha Yoga Practice: Discovering a New Religious Movement. London: Ashgate Publishing Limited.
Healy, John. / Siddha Yoga Practice : Discovering a New Religious Movement. London : Ashgate Publishing Limited, 2010. 240 p.
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