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THE NATURE OF IDENTIFICATION Identification is regarded by many psychologists as an important concept for understanding both the early development of personality and its later growth. However, from the viewpoint of yoga psychology, identification is a much more pervasive and deeper phenomenon, of which only some limited and superficial aspects are recognised in modern psychology. This essay aims at explicating the deeper nature of identification as viewed in Integral Yoga psychology. As a psychological concept, identification has several different though related meanings and implications. These various meanings and implications of the term may be un