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Sacred Pain

Hurting the Body for the Sake of the Soul

by Ariel Glucklich

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7388999M
ISBN 100195132548
ISBN 109780195132540

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Show more. Sacred Pain. Hurting the Body for the Sake of the Soul. Ariel Glucklich. In this insightful new book, Ariel Glucklich argues that the experience of ritual pain, far from being a form of a madness or superstition, contains a hidden rationality and can bring about a profound transformation of the consciousness and identity of the spiritual seeker.

Sacred Pain will undoubtedly be a jolting and discomforting book for anyone who assumes that spirituality and religion are entirely consistent with modern medical values.

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Sacred Pain is not for the casual reader. But anyone with a serious interest in religion, pain and suffering, and/or the anthropology of the "community" will find much food for thought in this.

In this insightful new book, Ariel Glucklich argues that the experience of ritual pain, far from being a form of a madness or superstition, contains a hidden rationality and can bring about a.

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"The task of sacred pain," Glucklich writes, "is to transform destructive or disintegrative suffering into a positive religious-psychological mechanism for reintegration within a more deeply.

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Sacred Pain: Hurting the Body for the Sake of the Soul. [Ariel Glucklich] -- Why would anyone seek out the very experience the rest of us most wish to avoid. Why would religious worshipers flog or crucify themselves, sleep on spikes, hang suspended by their flesh, or walk for.

Sacred pain: hurting the body for the sake of the soul. [Ariel Glucklich] -- "Why would anyone seek out the very experience the rest of us most wish to avoid. "In this new book, Ariel Glucklich argues that the experience of ritual pain, Glucklich approaches sacred pain from the perspective of the practitioner to fully examine the.

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In the book Sacred Pain: Hurting the Body for the Sake of the Soul by Ariel Glucklich, there is great detail about the various descriptions and models of pain.

It is not my intention to outline those here but to note that the models of Magical, Shared and Ecstatic pain, that Glucklich mentions, contain the properties that pertain to this paper.