One of the great classics of spiritual literature and a fascinating account of travel in India and Tibet
Born in London in 1898, Paul Brunton published thirteen books between 1935 and 1952. He is generally recognized as having introduced yoga and meditation to the West, and for presenting their philosophical background in non-technical language. He died in Switzerland (where he lived for 20 years) in 1981.
"His work is excellent. It has life, colour, movement" * The Times * "He has a really unusual gift for describing the majesty of the mountains, stark or snow-bound, under sun, moon and stars...his feeling and his vision are fresh." * Daily Telegraph *