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The Book: On the Taboo Against Knowing Who You Are by [Watts, Alan W.]
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Modern Western culture and technology is inextricably tied to the belief in the existence of a self as a separate ego, separated from and in conflict with the rest of the world. In this classic book, Watts provides a lucid and simple presentation of an alternative view based on Hindu and Vedantic philosophy.

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“Perhaps the foremost interpreter of Eastern disciplines for the contemporary West, Watts had the rare gift of ‘writing beautifully the unwritable.’” —Los Angeles Times

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  • File Size: 1520 KB
  • Print Length: 178 pages
  • Publisher: Vintage; Reissue edition (September 28, 2011)
  • Publication Date: September 28, 2011
  • Sold by: Random House LLC
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B005LALG9S
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