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Awaken Bharata
Index

Preface

Keys To The Awakening Of Bharata A Call For An Intellectual...
The Importance Of Kshatriya... 

The Two Wings Of Dharma

Anti-Brahmanism Sarva Dharma Samabhava...
The Danger Of Hindus.... Hinduism Under Siege...
Devic And Asuric ... Sufis And Militance
Hindu Dharma And ...

The New Masks...

Hindu Political And ... The Hindu Renaissance...
Vedic Dharma And ... A Hindu Call...
Major Sections
Books By David Frawley
Arjuna

Awaken Bharata

From The River Of Heaven How I Became A Hindu
The Myth Of Aryan Invasion Of India

Hinduism : The Eternal Tradition, Sanatana Dharma

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DEVIC AND ASURIC FORMS OF MYSTICISM
Such an inflation of one's personal worth usually leads to a corresponding diminution of others, which is the second characteristic of Asuric mysticism. An Asuric mystic, with his claims for exclusivism, will be intolerant of other forms of spirituality. He looks upon those who do not accept his claims to holiness as a sign that they are fallen or evil. Just as he divinizes his own ego, he demonizes other spiritual groups as the enemy to be overcome.

Generally this demonization proceeds according to superficial external characteristics. It usually condemns others according to their religious beliefs but can occur according to cultural or racial biases, marking some particular group as especially sinful and unholy. This creation of an enemy is an easy means of discrediting potential competition and setting up a final claim to truth. By creating an external scapegoat it further marshals the minds, hearts and resources of the faithful.

Asuric mysticism therefore polarizes the mind into self-glorification on one side and the denigration of others on the other. This is a volatile combination that easily erupts into violence and can infect the collective mind with powerful emotions of love and hate. The result of Asuric mysticism is that it ends up promoting conflict and war, both internally and externally. It is usually trapped in some duality of good and evil, the believers versus the non-believers.

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About Devic And Asuric Forms Of Mysticism
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