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| Published: June 25, 2016

Depression and Spiritual Experiences on Post Graduate Students: A Comparative Study

Sobia Ansari ,

Research Scholar, Department of Psychiatry, Aligarh Muslim University, India Google Scholar More about the auther

Deoshree Akhouri ,

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Aligarh Muslim University, India Google Scholar More about the auther

R. K. Gaur

Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Aligarh Muslim University, India Google Scholar More about the auther

DIP: 18.01.064/20160303

DOI: 10.25215/0303.064

ABSTRACT

Depression has become one of the alarming crises in today’s fast paced society. Person suffering from depression can overcome from spiritual point of view. Spirituality is the need for findings satisfactory answers to ultimate questions about the meaning of life, illness and death. This research study investigated the relationship between spiritual experiences and depression among male and female post graduate students, to compare males and females on depression scores and to compare males and females on spiritual experiences. This study finds that that there is no significant correlation found between daily life experiences and depression among post graduate students. It was also found that female scores higher on depression as well as on spirituality.
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ISSN 2349-3429

DIP: 18.01.064/20160303

DOI: 10.25215/0303.064

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Published in   Volume 03, Issue 3, April-June, 2016

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