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Kundalini and the Chakras: Evolution in This Lifetime: A Practical Guide

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Kundalini and the Chakras is a must both for those who have experienced a spontaneous rise of Kundalini and for those who wish torelease more of this powerful energy and develop the chakras in a safe and effective manner. The section on chakras goes beyond the traditional seven chakras and lists many more which are important to people in today'sworld.
Paperback, 222 pages
Published September 8th 2002 by Llewellyn Publications (first published December 1st 1998)
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Fatima
Dec 23, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
اصولا کسانی دنبال خوندن این کتاب ها هستن که نیاز به آگاهی بیشتر نسبت به خودشون و دنیا رو در خودشون دارند و فکر کردن به سوالات بیشمارشون تمام فکرشون رو پر کرده و برای رسیدن به جواب راه روشن بینی و بیداری کندالینی رو انتخاب میکنند و چون قبلا تجربه ای کوچک از اون داشتن به دنبال ادامه ی این مسیر این کتاب هارو پیدا میکنند و یا با اساتیدی حقیقی ملاقات کرده و از راهنمایی اونها استفاده میکنند. بیداری کندالینی یک تخیل یا بازی موقت نیست یک پنجره به سوی ابعاد روحانی و پیوند یافتن با انرژی خالق یا همان خداس ...more
randy
May 09, 2012 rated it liked it
This is a rather frustrating book.
Frustrating in the fact that Paulson clearly thinks anyone who picks this up will have an advanced degree in both Kundalini and chakras.
Only, it did not start off this way. She begins this quite brilliantly actually. She walks you though the process and builds off what she has already established quite well. And knowing that she is a teacher of this, this makes a grand amount of sense.
Then somewhere in the 5th or 6th chapter she goes completely off the rails. I
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Heidi The Hippie Reader
I had never been exposed to understandable information about kundalini energy before this book. I had heard about it in passing, for example, in yoga class "this position opens up the kundalini energies more than this other pose that we just practiced." Or in meditation class, "prepare yourself for the feeling of rising energy, it may be overwhelming, but if you keep breathing and focusing your mind, it will change or fade away" But, neither of these outlets explained what on earth this energy w ...more
Fatima
Feb 02, 2014 rated it it was amazing
*diamond in the rough*

read everything else there is about Chakras,
then come read this book.

ویرایش ترجمه ی فارسی به طرز خسته کننده ای ضعیف است
but don't give up on it!
Chris
Jul 01, 2018 rated it really liked it
It was good. My acupuncturist told me it sounds like I've been going through a Kundalini awakening recently, and I am both weird enough and have experienced enough weird shit to give it a shot with a reasonably open mind.

I'm always skeptical with stuff like this, which is kind of annoying because I've experienced so much of it. When does the doubt go away?

This book gave me a lot of practical types for letting energy flow through me. Helping me keep calm when the experiences feel overwhelming. Aw
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Dawn
Feb 24, 2018 rated it liked it
It was ok, but not what I was expecting...or looking for rather.

It does have a lot of information which is very detailed. Lots of exercises as well.

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6 May 2016
In the book, Kundalini and Chakras by Genevieve Lewis Paulson, she explains the process of exerting kundalini throughout ones body. She also discusses different chakra releases and how to heal the body using said kundalini. In the beginning of the book she gives a brief history as to what kundalini is. Kundalini translates to “circular power” and is an individual’s “basic evolutionary force”. (3) Paulson then explains how it is a natural force anyone can
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Ruth F
Feb 28, 2016 rated it it was ok
I'm putting this book aside for now. Found it interesting in the beginning chapters, especially regarding the chakra system and their functions/attributes; but got muddled on how I should proceed in the exercises. Never took a class in kundalini practice, so I found it hard to follow in later chapters. Additionally, the warnings on unsupervised voluntary release (Chapter 15) made me feel a little apprehensive on starting this process. I think I'll just continue my yoga practice and meditation fo ...more
Patrick Scott
Jan 07, 2015 rated it really liked it
Shelves: energywork
"Depression means something is being 'dug up' for you to look at." This is a memorable line from the book.

Having our Kundalini activated is indeed a wonderful & insightful experience, but it has its other side, just like any other blessing. This book came to my attention just in time to help me understand & remind me of that painful side. It offers simple exercises to cope with the problems we may encounter like depression. Helpful & inspiring read esp. the first & last part, but
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Johnathan
Jan 15, 2017 rated it really liked it
Just finished, it was a decent read. I enjoyed the section on karma. Unfortunately, this book offers a few practical exercises. Obviously, the completion of such would affect the value of this book, dependent on results. I would not recommend this book to someone who is not wellread or at least previously introduced to the concept of kundalini. However, that does not change the fact that Genevieve Paulson has offered a plethora of growth to the reader.
Jimmy Ruff
Feb 22, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Very good book about the kundalini energy and how it is connected with the chakras.
Yania Padilla
Apr 28, 2010 rated it really liked it
DEfinitely feel energy rising...exercises practiced so far are extremely helpful!
William O'Brien
Dec 13, 2010 rated it really liked it
Very good book for exploring the chakras
Shonna
Apr 24, 2013 rated it liked it
Lots of interesting information, but no clear path to work through. Also, some of the exercises were not clearly explained.
Sandra
Jun 29, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: chakra-aura
A little advanced for me but very very informative.. most likely will be rereading this..
Ela
Jan 15, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: ken-robinson
Great book, it explains many things about the Chakra evolution. Many A-haaaa moments.
Kent
Jan 04, 2017 rated it liked it
Very strange. Over my head. Maybe someday if I decide to gather more knowledge in the area this will open up but with my elementary knowledge this was mystifying.
Narayan Adhurti
want to buy the book
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Jun 04, 2013 rated it really liked it
A clear and comprehensive outline of the chakra system and kundalini energy, including some handy exercises.
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Shawna Hunter
Jun 01, 2016 rated it it was ok
Psudo-science non-sense but well explained.
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Genevieve Lewis Paulson is the director and president of Dimensions of Involvement, Inc., a non-profit growth center located on 165 acres of the Ozark mountains in Arkansas, a center of psychic, personal, and spiritual learning, accrediting students in the study of Kundalini energy development. In the early 1970s, she founded Sunergos, Inc., a spiritual growth center in Chicago. Where her new expe ...more
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