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Making Sense - Understanding Can Change the World - cover

Making Sense - Understanding Can Change the World

Dr. Prashant Kakoday

Publisher: BK Publications

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Summary

If someone is asleep and you tell him
he is asleep, there is no one to listen,
no one to understand.

"Born in India and presently based in Cambridge, UK, Dr Prashant Kakoday is a medical doctor with a background in ENT surgery and Integrated Health. A student and teacher with Brahma Kumaris for over 30 years, Dr Kakoday's main area of interest has been the relationship between spirituality, science and excellence in human potential.
He has spoken about the spiritual and holistic principles of life and health in more than 80 countries at universities, medical schools and organisations, including the W.H.O and the Medical Teaching Program within the U.S.A.
He presently coordinates the activities of the Brahma Kumaris in Cambridge. His lectures cover subjects such as, Spiritual Intelligence, Science of Happiness, the Subconscious Mind, and Spiritual Health."

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