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NEW in May 2020: A.H. Almaas: Love unveiled - Discovering the Essence of the Awakened Heart

Love is a universal energy—and a primary force that powers our movement toward spiritual illumination. All the ways we need love are simply reflections of our need for spiritual growth. In Love Unveiled, A. H. Almaas explores three dimensions of love: appreciative love—the true liking of somebody or something; merging or connecting love—a force that melts away separateness; and passionate, ecstatic love—capable of consuming us from inside. In their own way, each reveals the beauty and exquisiteness of our spiritual heart, which is the heart of the divine.

 

However, the path of spiritual love is not without challenges. Almaas explores the barriers that tend to block our experience of loving awakening and provides experiential exercises throughout the book to help readers along their path. The exercises focus on the obstacles or misunderstandings that commonly arise for each quality or dimension of love. Presented in the form of writing or monologuing prompts, readers can work independently or in small groups to confront the emotional obstacles on their spiritual path. Regardless of where you are on your path, Love Unveiled will help you explore love in three essential dimensions and gain a deeper connection to yourself.

 

Shambhala Publications, publication date: 05/26/2020, Pages: 256, ISBN: 9781611808391, appr. 19 €

 

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The Most Important Thing

In Gnade fallen

Autor/ Author: Adyashanti
Verlag/ Publ.: Sounds True

From esteemed teacher Adyashanti, a collection of writings on the search for the ultimate reality beneath the narrative of our lives

 

“Our inner lives are every bit as astonishing, baffling, and mysterious as the infinite vastness of the cosmos.” —Adyashanti 

 

We all define our lives through the lens of stories. Whether we see ourselves as heroes or victims, good people or bad, everyone lives according to interwoven strands of narrative. 

 

“And yet,” teaches Adyashanti, “the truth is bigger than any concept or story.”  

 

Drawn from intimate, deep-dive talks, The Most Important Thing presents writings devoted to the search for the ultimate reality of a self that exists beyond the bounds of storytelling. 

 

Here you will find vivid anecdotes and teaching stories that illuminate the felt experience of Adyashanti’s teachings—those moments of grace in which every stone, tree, ray of light, and fraught silence reveal that none of us is alone and no one is ever truly isolated from the whole of existence.

 

These selections consider:

  •     Exploration of the true meaning of birth, life, and death
  •     Why grace can arrive both through struggle and as an unexpected gift
  •     Meditation as the art of “listening with one’s entire being”
  •     Why a good question can be far more powerful than a concrete answer
  •     How the things you choose to serve shape your life
  •     Discovering the wisdom found in surprise, sadness, and uncertainty
  •     Embodying your innate and inextricable connection with the total environment
  •     The nature of ego and the ways it manifests
  •     The moments of grace upon which all great religions pivot

What is the story of your life? Is it happy or adventurous? Sad or lonely? In The Most Important Thing, Adyashanti shows you how to look past your personal narratives, delve inward, and connect with the truths that fundamentally animate all of us.


22,90 € - EAN: 9781683641919 - HIER können Sie bestellen. - You can order HERE.