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    Eastern Religion and the 1960s

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    have looked everywhere I can imagine and can not find what I am looking for. Please help get me directed in the right path. What was the role of Eastern religion in the American counter culture movement of the 1960's?

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    In the 1960s, many people turned from mainstream religions such as Portestanism to eastern religions such as Transcendental Meditation (Maharishi Mahesh Yogi) or Zen Buddhism http://kclibrary.nhmccd.edu/decade60.html.

    In the counter culture movement, those seeking self-fulfillment and personal growth joined communities that had Eastern influences and leaders. This provided for a utopian lifestyle that some thought was what America's original forefathers ...

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