William James 4 Characteristics of Mystical Experience

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

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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