This is a great book, and a great way to make any magical old hippie outraged. In our current era, in which science is seen as our salvation, it is hard to understand that not so... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Peter G. Markiewicz
This is an important book about a dangerous misunderstanding of spirituality that has echoes today. The New Age movement of the 60s paved the way for our self-justified Me-Me-Me... Read morePublished 22 months ago by A. Lindquist
A very interesting but often annoying book by the ex-musician/rocker turned author, Gary Lachman. Lachman loves to drop names but he has been there and I am sure knows a lot of... Read morePublished on June 9, 2012 by Andras M. Nagy
I have studied the New Age, connections to theosophy, etc. and very few people are aware of all the connections. Read morePublished on May 10, 2012 by TuffCookie
Anyone who would classify the Tibetan Book of the Dead as the occult either hasn't read it or (mostly likely) didn't understand it. Read morePublished on December 19, 2011 by Paul Mintzer
A narrative account of the mystic sixties usually isn't my idea of exciting bedside reading or a harrowing page turner; however, Gary Lachman's Turn Off Your Mind manages to... Read morePublished on June 27, 2011 by Michael S.
Interesting retrospective at what all went on,during the hazy late sixties.When I think of the word,'Hippie',I see a visionary from the Sixties. Read morePublished on February 16, 2011 by Magickal Merlin
I found `Turn Off Your Mind' by Gary Lachman to be an enlightening and thoroughly reverting read. Even with a text of 397 pages in length, plus notes, selected biography and index... Read morePublished on September 10, 2010 by Brian E. Erland