The Guru PrinciplewithJoseph Chilton Pearce (1926 – 2016)

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This video is a special release from the original Thinking Allowed series that ran on public television from 1986 until 2002. It was recorded in about 1994. 

When the guru teaches, says Joseph Chilton Pearce, he does so not through the intellect but by opening the heart to spiritual experience. Pearce was a devotee of Siddha Yoga as taught by Swami Muktananda and his successor Gurumayi Chidvilasananda. He compares the guru-disciple relationship to the bonding relationship which occurs between parent and child.

Joseph Chilton Pearce was author of The Crack in the Cosmic Egg, Magical Child, and many other books.

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Published on September 9, 2023


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