Into the Magic Shop

Into the Magic Shop

A Neurosurgeon's Quest to Discover the Mysteries of the Brain and the Secrets of the Heart

Book - 2016
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The author relates how a chance encounter in a magic shop with a woman who taught him exercises to ease his sufferings and manifest his greatest desires gave him a glimpse of the relationship between the brain and the heart, and drove him to explore the neuroscience of compassion and altruism.
Publisher: New York : Avery, an imprint of Penguin Random House, [2016]
Copyright Date: Ā©2016
ISBN: 9781594632983
1594632987
Characteristics: 276 pages : illustration ; 22 cm
Call Number: 177.7 DOT

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marielagreg7bts
May 02, 2019

After reading this book magic shop the song by bts makes more sense about what the theme is and when the 5th muster comes out (magic shop) it will make more sense I really recommend this book to ANYONE its my favorite book now Iā€™m so happy bts & bighit recommended this book it taught me a lot (about loving, caring, and acceptance of yourself) and gave me hope for my future.šŸ’œšŸ’œšŸ’œšŸ’œšŸ„°

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black_panda_666
May 01, 2019

I heard this was the book that inspired BTS' magic shop concept.

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Merileeann
May 06, 2018

This will tug at your heart strings, and has the potential to make the reader more grateful and compassionate. It's a labor of love. Enjoy.

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christinalmn
Feb 19, 2018

Dr. Doty combines three seemingly disparate topics of his personal story, practical meditation exercises, and his expertise in neuroscience into an easy to read format that is inspirational and informative. Read this book if want to be inspired to practice meditation or change the path of your life to reinvent yourself.

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annesophiedumetz
Aug 23, 2017

This book is moving, fun, profound & easy to listen to or read. I just loved all the stories and the message that moved my soul and opened my heart. Pick this up. it's awesome.

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alitecky
Aug 18, 2016

The story is less important than the take-away: learn to breath/meditate, thus controlling your thoughts and emotions.

ontherideau Jul 28, 2016

Dr. Doty wants us to consider that the heart is more than a pump- that the heart sends as many signals to the brain as the brain sends to the heart.
Did ancient civilizations have innate knowledge we slowly turned away from?
intothemagicshop.com has audio for the meditations

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