Author: Swamini VimalanandaPublisher: Chinmaya Mission TrustYear: 2014Language: EnglishPages: 91ISBN/UPC (if available): 9788175976665
Everyone is plagued with fears-fear of death, fear of public speaking, fear o losing our dear ones - being common to all. Facing Fear (Abhaya Vidya) goes into the very root of all fears and teaches us how to attain a state of total fearlessness. It also gives practical means of facing various fears.This book written in the Upanishad style by Swamini Vimalananda, is a story of a seeker about how she faces a fearful situation while in solitude, with the knowledge of Vedanta. The commentary makes the deep Vedantika thoughts easy to understand. It provokes us into thinking about various aspects of fear in a holistic way.
ContentsPrefaceVedanta Darsana – An Introduction1. Facing Fear – Abhaya Vidya2. Absolute Fearlessness2.1 The Path of Knowledge2.2 The Path of Meditation2.3 The Path of Devotion3. Relative Fearlessness Practical Means4. Epilogue