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| Published: June 25, 2015

The Role of Spiritual Psychology for Holistic Living

Ankur Mahida

PhD Student, Department of Psychology, Sardar Patel University, Vallabh-Vidyanagar Google Scholar More about the auther

DIP: 18.01.075/20150203

DOI: 10.25215/0203.075

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Many studies have provided evidences that religion and spirituality are positively associated with indicators of mental health. The present research paper is going define the role of spiritual psychology for Holistic living. Holistic living offers a way to balance our life in all areas health, relationships, spirituality, and finances — to achieve a happier, healthier, and more fulfilling lifestyle. Spirituality includes our perception of us, an adherence to values, of being ethical, and being connected with others, while maintaining a belief system that typically includes some religious dimension. Many spiritual activities like prayer, meditation, reading holy books, charity, yoga, worship and attending spiritual speeches and seminars helps us to balance our emotions, develop healthier thinking patterns and spirituality helps one to discover the trurh, exploring existential questions, doubts and confusion. By doing these activities every day we can have a better life styles and values towards our life. In this global world, spiritual psychology can play very important role for holistic living and there are many practitioner who wished to apply religion and spirituality as a part of treatment.

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ISSN 2348-5396

ISSN 2349-3429

18.01.075/20150203

10.25215/0203.075

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Published in   Volume 02, Issue 3, April-June, 2015