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Nova Religio (2021) 24 (3): 96–120.
Published: 01 February 2021
... California 2021 Hinduism yoga spirituality Carl Jung archetypes appropriation Appropriating Archetypes Carl Jung, Hindu Statuary, and Spiritual Seeking in California Drew Thomases ABSTRACT: Based on ethnographic fieldwork in Southern California, this paper explores how non-Indians use and...
Nova Religio (2015) 19 (1): 65–86.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Peter Heehs The Sri Aurobindo Ashram was founded by Sri Aurobindo Ghose and Mirra Alfassa as a place for individuals to practice yoga in a community setting. Some observers regard the ashram as the center of a religious movement, but Aurobindo said that any attempt to base a movement on his...
Nova Religio (2012) 16 (1): 88–103.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Ann Gleig Drawing on my own fieldwork experiences with the transnational Integral Yoga community, this essay offers some reflections on two possible approaches to bridging insider-outsider perspectives in the study of new religious movements. First, I consider Gerald Larson's suggestion of a...
Nova Religio (2012) 15 (3): 29–50.
Published: 01 February 2012
... twentieth century, however, the Terāpanth prescribed a form of modern yoga for enhancing the body and life in the world. I argue that this shift signifies a practical change in the everyday body maintenance regime of the practitioner. It does not, however, signify a soteriological shift for the advanced...
Nova Religio (2011) 15 (2): 6–19.
Published: 01 November 2011
... article content through the University of California Press’s Rights and Permissions website, at http://www.ucpressjournals.com/reprintinfo.asp . 2011 Hinduism Hindu new religious movements yoga communalism composite culture The Study of Hindu New Religious Movements Gene R. Thursby ABSTRACT...