Category Archives: Charlatism & False Teachers

  1. Transpersonal Tidbits: Code of Ethics for Spiritual Guides (from the Council on Spiritual Practices) |


    April 14 by The Running Son

    Code of Ethics for Spiritual Guides [ Source: ]   [Preamble] People have long sought to enrich their lives …
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  2. Transpersonal Tidbits: Quick 10 point Guideline for the Descernment of Spiritual Teachers |

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    March 27 by The Running Son

    The false guru and his Divine Energy 2010 by frank waaldijk 10 point Guideline for the Descernment of Spiritual Teachers …
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  3. Transpersonal Tidbits: Andrew Paterson’s False Guru Test |

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    March 27 by The Running Son

    “The False Guru” 2005 by Frank Waaldijk Andrew Paterson’s False Guru Test by ÃP—04/2006 [ Source: ] The Falst …
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  4. Transpersonal Tidbits: Guidelines for Investigating a Spiritual Teacher, System, or Group – by John Kent |

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    March 27 by The Running Son

    Guidelines for Investigating a Spiritual Teacher, Spiritual System, or Spiritual Group by John Kent, APR 2008 For a wealth of …
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  5. A Plea for Science and Sanity: New York Times Writer Says It’s Time for Yoga to ‘Grow Up’ – Stewart J. Lawrence |

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    March 24 by The Running Son

      A Plea for Science and Sanity: New York Times Writer Says It’s Time for Yoga to ‘Grow Up’ by …
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  6. Yoga’s Naked Commercialism – article by Stewart J Lawrence, |


    March 21 by The Running Son

    Yoga’s naked commercialism The nude trend is stirring debate about how far yoga, now a multibillion-dollar industry, has travelled from …
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  7. Science vs Spooks: Skepticism, Scientific Research and the Nostradamus Effect – by Ken Ireland |


    March 14 by The Running Son

    Science vs. Spooks Skepticism, scientific research and the Nostradamus effect by Ken Ireland Revised Aug 2011 . Visit Ken’s blog …
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