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Maslow Revisited: The Hierarchy of Chakras?

There are 2 comments on the World of Psychology story from Feb 6, 2011, titled Maslow Revisited: The Hierarchy of Chakras?. In it, World of Psychology reports that:

What a man can be, he must be. This need we call self-actualization. - Abraham Maslow In psychology, physiology, and medicine, wherever a debate between the mystics and the scientifics has been once for all decided, it is the mystics who have usually proved to be right about the facts, while the scientifics had the better of it in respect to the ...

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Toronto, Canada

#1 Feb 15, 2011
... scientific method have value.

But what of individual phenomenological experience?

Consider the fact that the 14th Dalai Lama ,

in a speech given to the Society for Neuroscience referred to the fact that both science and Buddhism rely on common ... Comment?

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Tashi

Malaysia

#2 Apr 21, 2011
Maslow would turn in his grave to have his work compared to the Tibetan form of Tantric vjrayana Buddhism which has nothing to do with the needs for self fulfillment , but an esotheric form of Buddhism which many Sri Lankan buddhists decry and is not found in any of the sutras. It is supposed to be the activation of a series of energy level in the spines related to Tantra and originated in the Indian yoga of Kundalini power which has nothing to do with buddhism. Please dont interpret the teachings of Lord buddha as nothing about the cakras are in the Dhammapada or the other sutras of Buddhism.

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