My Father's Guru: A Journey Through Spirituality and

My Father's Guru: A Journey Through Spirituality and Disillusion PDF/EPUB Û Father's Guru: A Journey Through Kindle - My Father's Epub / Guru: A Epub á Guru: A Journey Through PDF \ Father's Guru: A PDF/EPUB Â As a child growing up in the Hollywood Hills during the s, Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson thought it was perfectly normal that a guru named Paul Brunton lived with his fami. As a child growing up in the Hollywood Hills during the s, Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson thought it was perfectly normal that a guru named Paul Brunton lived with his family and dictated everything about their daily rituals, from their diet to their travel plans to his parents sex life But in this extraordinary memoir, Masson reflects on just how bizarre everything about his childhood was especially the relationship between his father and the elusive, eminent mystic he revered and supported for years Writing with candor and charm, Masson describes how his father became convinced that Paul Brunton PB to his familiars was a living God who would fill his life with enlightenment and wonder As the Masson family s personal guru, Brunton freely discussed his life on other planets, laid down strict rules on fasting and meditation, and warned them all of the imminence of World War III For years, young Jeffrey was as ardent a disciple as his father but with the onset of adolescence, he staged a dramatic revolt against this domestic deity and everything he stood forFilled with absurdist humor and intimate confessions, My Father s Guru is the spellbinding coming of age story of one of our most brilliant writers