By Sharon Janis,Sharon Kumuda Janis
The objective of this memoir is to evoke readers to new methods of taking a look at their very own lives as they sign up for writer Sharon Kumuda Janis on a metaphysical cruise via her attention-grabbing and academic lifestyles, with tales that exhibit the humor and pathos of a quest for everlasting fact in our modern day world.
Sharon’s eclectic trip contains taking a three-month direction in hypnosis together with her psychology instructor mom and dad at age seven, explorations of attention whereas learning neuroscience on the college of Michigan, ten years dwelling a monastic type lifestyles within the Siddha Yoga ashram of Baba Muktananda and Gurumayi Chidvilasananda, then a transition from the ashram to Hollywood, the place the writer jumps into an award-winning tv and picture occupation, modifying and generating the most well known exhibits of the Nineteen Nineties, and assisting to begin or uplift the occupation of many well-known, nonfamous, and notorious humans, prior to backing out to a calm lifetime of inventive solitude and repair, writing books together with Spirituality For Dummies, and growing the well-stocked evening Lotus web site of unfastened multimedia religious resources.
A attractive and poignant non secular odyssey that's both provocative and touching, informative and enlightening, funny and heartbreaking.
– Joseph Chilton Pearce
In a bigger feel, this memoir is a discussion among Indian spirituality and Western psychology. The query that Janis solutions is: "Can a westerner come to grasp Indian spirituality and flourish in its depths, even if it's alien to western methods of knowing?'" She solutions with a powerful "yes." – Publishers Weekly
It's an outstanding tale, and for these folks who're attracted to what precisely is going on in these ashrams, it really is demanding to place down... Few writers to this point have instructed the story of what it really is prefer to stay and research, center and soul, with the likes of Muktananda. – RALPH: overview of the humanities, Literature, Philosophy and the Humanities
Inspired through deep information and internal listening, this ebook goals to carry readers to "a feel of ask yourself and admire for his or her personal trip" and a better regard for others on their paths. – NAPRA ReVIEW
It is a booklet that's very tough to place down—the type that retains you up at evening past your bedtime. – twenty first Century Books
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