Reason without emotion is entropic and lifeless, while emotion without reason is animalistic.
Specifically, New Age philosophy denies the intellect and gives too much free reign to the subjective whims of the emotional center, leading to gullibility and ignorance.
Its opposite counterpart unwisely declares the intellect supreme.
In their proper places, reason and emotion exude their virtues. But when misappropriated they make for the worst of vices.
This is evident from examining Marxism, communism, fascism, the Spanish Inquisition, allopathic medicine, and New Age disinformation philosophies, all of which owe their growth to the exploitation of some imbalance or underdevelopment among the physical and metaphysical faculties of their supporters.
Principles of spiritual evolution: