No Self, No Problem

How Neuropsychology is Catching Up to Buddhism
Narrated by: Charlie Varon
Length: 3 hrs and 39 mins
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Has science confirmed what the Buddha already knew?

In this groundbreaking audiobook, neuropsychology professor Chris Niebauer explains how after decades of research on the brain, Western science may have inadvertently confirmed a fundamental tenet of Buddhism: anatta, or the doctrine of "no self".

Niebauer shows how findings in neuropsychology suggest that our sense of self is actually an illusion created by the left side of the brain and that it exists in the same way a mirage in the middle of the desert exists: as a thought rather than a thing. This incredible thesis has significant and wide-ranging implications in psychology, philosophy, religion, and personal growth.

Not content to merely detail how this radical new - yet ancient - perspective could change our view of the world and what it means to be human, Niebauer also offers a range of intriguing exercises at the end of each chapter that will allow you to experience this truth for yourself.

Listen to this audiobook, and you will never view "self-help" the same way again!

PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying PDF will be available in your Audible Library along with the audio.

©2019 Hierophant Publishing (P)2019 Hierophant Publishing

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Awesome

Loved the narrator and the explanation of the accompanying pdf with the picture experiments.

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Everyone should be reading this!

Amazing insights and info that most people are absolutely unaware of! Everyone could benefit from this information.
I’ll be referring this book to all of my friends and family!
Thank you, thank you, thank you!🙏🏼

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A closer look at the voice in your head

This a great, easy read explaining how the brain works, and why you're not that voice in your head. Who are you, really? What is the goal of life? This book provides simple, practical information to help answer those questions and more.

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this book was definitely a game-changer, it change

this book changed my perspective for my own meditation practice and in teaching meditation to others, thank you!

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Timing was right for me to hear this.

a novice learning a new perspective about how to play the game call Life.

Useful for this listener.

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perfect

loved it. opened my eyes and helped me greatly. dont skip the practice, its just perfect

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  • Brian Mc
  • 09-14-19

Listen to this!

Superb book really well written and narrated. What I particularly liked was that the book emphasises that the thinking mind isn’t in control - this has implications for counselling and psychotherapy in that body centred approaches are likely to be more effective. Some great quotes from Buddhism and other sources. So good I’m about to listen again!!

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  • Tommie Kelly
  • 12-16-19

Really enjoyed it - Very Insightful

I found this book to be very insightful and really helped me see a bit more clearly about how my brain functions. Worth your time.

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  • susan wee
  • 01-25-20

loved it

lots to think about, lots it might explain and certainly some insight into why we and others do what we do. very worth the read.