I plant o re-read soon. Unable to add item to List. His beginning is fairly weak; trying to decide what a soul is through a light history of thought. Law of Attraction. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. Is it part of the material world? Thought provoking and well written. Reviewed in the United States on February 2, 2018, Reviewed in the United States on August 23, 2013. Please try again. In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. What intruiged me about Cynthia's review was her report that the book has the notion that the individual soul is an illusion, that there really is only one universal soul we all participate in. Loved it, definitely was not the same person I was at the beginning of the book as I ended up after reading it. His vision of spirit, Soul, Matter, and Self made great sense to me and resonated with my own. A full review of thoughts on the soul since Aristotle and Plato to the present. To see what your friends thought of this book, The Spiritual Universe: One Physicist's Vision of Spirit, Soul, Matter, and Self, Hi guys, I think this book about the common spirit of everyone which emerges through the feeling of affection felt by each other. The Spiritual Universe: Quotations from Astrosophy Published on Mar 16, 2020 Thirty quotations from Astrosophy, for those who are new to the spiritual sciences of astronomy and astrology. Reviewed in the United States on May 19, 2019. The Spiritual Universe is a worthwhile read showing a good comparison to historical spiritual mysticism and physics. However he quickly dives into quantum mechanics trying to find congruence for the possibility of a thing like a soul existing and a matching physical expression. So, … Tough read, concept wise, considering I'm not a physicist but great information, some real world applications for ethereal concepts. Fred Alan Wolf has brought his far out ideas down to earth again for the general audience. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Welcome back. His beginning is fairly weak; trying to decide what a soul is through a light history of thought. A brilliant read for people interested in mystical spirituality and what science suggests is possible when it comes to the soul and God. A physicist tries to find a soul. Read more. Taking the reader on a fascinating tour of bo This I grabbed as soon as it came out. As for me, it seems that expecting science to prove evidence of the soul is futile. There was a problem loading your book clubs. Reviewed in the United States on March 17, 2008. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. However, the book felt disjointed and a bit tough to pull together. Would highly recommend this for anyone with a background in physics, and for lay folk who have the desire, patience and a good chunk of time, A physicist tries to find a soul. The Spiritual Universe is a worthwhile read showing a good comparison to historical spiritual mysticism and physics. Well researched for historical background which is mixed with thoughts on a modern quantum physics viewpoints. We’d love your help. However he quickly dives into quantum mechanics trying to find congruence for the possibility of a thing like a soul existing and a matching physical expression. The Law of Vibration. Does it differ from the self? This book is not yet featured on Listopia. The physics boggles your mind but the material can be pretty textbookish. The book itself is relatively easy to read, and provides the basics for someone who is looking to explore some of these theories. Everything in this Universe is energy and it moves and vibrates in a circular … It is good book, Great book but an extremely hard read for me, took me forever I found myself often having to reread full chapters. And, Wolf mounts a defense of the soul against its modern critics who see it as nothing more than the physical body. Reviewed in the United States on June 16, 2013. Is it part of the material world? To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Yet, the implications of his are ideas are staggering. Are you spending this season bundling up against the chill or enjoying summery southern hemisphere vibes (in which case we are... Why do we believe in the soul? Mais somme toute un très bon auteur et un très bon livre. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Does it differ from the self? I am still reading this book. It's this arrangement of the non-null nothingness that is inherent in empty space that allows Wolf to draw a conclusion. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. Reviewed in the United States on July 12, 2008. Let us know what’s wrong with this preview of, Published There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Unfortunately, it is neither a spiritually oriented book with some minor QM theory, or a QM book with some spiritual elements. --. In The Spiritual Universe, Fred Alan Wolf brings the most modern perspective of quantum physics to the most ancient questions of religion and philosophy. Please try your request again later. Something went wrong. Fred Alan Wolf earned his Ph.D. in theoretical physics from UCLA and has taught at San Diego State University as well as the University of London, the University of Paris, the Hahn-Meitner Institute for Nuclear Physics in Berlin, and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. I also never was real clear in any specific way about the connections between quantum physics and the spiritual world. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. What he ends up with is a transcendental space expressed mathematically and quantumly. They are two different realms.