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The Resource American Veda : from Emerson and the Beatles to yoga and meditation : how Indian spirituality changed the West, Philip Goldberg

American Veda : from Emerson and the Beatles to yoga and meditation : how Indian spirituality changed the West, Philip Goldberg

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American Veda : from Emerson and the Beatles to yoga and meditation : how Indian spirituality changed the West
Title
American Veda
Title remainder
from Emerson and the Beatles to yoga and meditation : how Indian spirituality changed the West
Statement of responsibility
Philip Goldberg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the history and influence of Indian spirituality in the United States while explaining how Hinduism and Vedic tradition have shaped American practices, ranging from prayer and pop culture to relationships and meditation
Cataloging source
DLC
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1944-
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Goldberg, Philip
Dewey number
294.50973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
BL1168.U532
LC item number
G66 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hinduism
  • United States
  • Vedanta
  • Yoga
  • Hinduism
  • Religion
  • Vedanta
  • Yoga
  • United States
  • Hinduismus
  • Neohinduismus
  • Spiritualität
  • Rezeption
  • USA
  • Hinduismus
  • Yoga
  • Rezeption
  • USA
  • Hinduism
  • United States
  • Vedanta
  • Yoga
Label
American Veda : from Emerson and the Beatles to yoga and meditation : how Indian spirituality changed the West, Philip Goldberg
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 349-385) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Namaste, America! : what India has given us and why it matters -- The voice of an old intelligence : "Hindoo" texts enchant Emerson, Thoreau, and Whitman -- New thought in old wineskins : Eddy, Blavatsky, and the New Thoughters metabolize Vedanta -- The handsome monk in the orange robe : Swami Vivekananda conquers the Parliament and creates the Vedanta Society -- The public intellectuals : swamis tutor smart guys, and they tutor us -- The yogi of the autobiography : Paramahansa Yogananda becomes the voice of India -- Blowin' in the wind : Beatniks, hippies, and consciousness expanders trip toward the East -- Maha mass media : The Fab Four find Maharishi Mahesh Yogi and meditation goes mainstream -- The Baby Boomers' babas : Muktananda, Bhaktivedanta, and other gurus storm the seventies -- The yoga bearers : Satchidananda, Iyengar, and other Yogacharyas take Americans to the mat -- Sex, lies and idiosyncrasies : the guru wave casts a shadow -- Made in the USA : Ram Dass, Deepak, and other American acharyas take the wheel -- Not just academic : practitioner-pandits penetrate the Ivory Tower -- Guru Americana : om-grown gurus gather disciples -- Art-omatic transmissions : musicians and writers channel India -- The soul of science, the science of soul : the cosmic Shiva dances into the lab -- Into the mystic : a priest, a minister, and a rabbi walk into an ashram -- The once and future religion : America the spiritual evolves
Control code
ocn503042149
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 398 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780385521345
Lccn
2010011040
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385521345
  • (OCoLC)503042149
Label
American Veda : from Emerson and the Beatles to yoga and meditation : how Indian spirituality changed the West, Philip Goldberg
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 349-385) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Namaste, America! : what India has given us and why it matters -- The voice of an old intelligence : "Hindoo" texts enchant Emerson, Thoreau, and Whitman -- New thought in old wineskins : Eddy, Blavatsky, and the New Thoughters metabolize Vedanta -- The handsome monk in the orange robe : Swami Vivekananda conquers the Parliament and creates the Vedanta Society -- The public intellectuals : swamis tutor smart guys, and they tutor us -- The yogi of the autobiography : Paramahansa Yogananda becomes the voice of India -- Blowin' in the wind : Beatniks, hippies, and consciousness expanders trip toward the East -- Maha mass media : The Fab Four find Maharishi Mahesh Yogi and meditation goes mainstream -- The Baby Boomers' babas : Muktananda, Bhaktivedanta, and other gurus storm the seventies -- The yoga bearers : Satchidananda, Iyengar, and other Yogacharyas take Americans to the mat -- Sex, lies and idiosyncrasies : the guru wave casts a shadow -- Made in the USA : Ram Dass, Deepak, and other American acharyas take the wheel -- Not just academic : practitioner-pandits penetrate the Ivory Tower -- Guru Americana : om-grown gurus gather disciples -- Art-omatic transmissions : musicians and writers channel India -- The soul of science, the science of soul : the cosmic Shiva dances into the lab -- Into the mystic : a priest, a minister, and a rabbi walk into an ashram -- The once and future religion : America the spiritual evolves
Control code
ocn503042149
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 398 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780385521345
Lccn
2010011040
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385521345
  • (OCoLC)503042149

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