William James 4 Characteristics of Mystical Experience

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J G W F N I S V B D B Y X O K S O T E Y L
L R S J C K Y E Q Y E C A C H P J C O M T
N D Q K G Q M H T F N N F P S B N S D W S
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R I Y U E M G I I N X M L J G W B D J N S
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O V Y K C I F I L F I H M C I X F O I J Y
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Clues

  • Experience cannot be communicate normally (12)
  • Experience occurs without any recipient action (9)
  • Intuitive understanding and realisation of truth (6)
  • Lasted for a limited amount of time (11)
  • Recipient feels a sens of 'union' with the Divine (8, 10)

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