By Sharon Janis,Sharon Kumuda Janis
The objective of this memoir is to rouse readers to new methods of 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 show the humor and pathos of a quest for everlasting fact in our modern day world.
Sharon’s eclectic trip contains taking a three-month path in hypnosis along with her psychology instructor mom and dad at age seven, explorations of attention whereas learning neuroscience on the collage of Michigan, ten years dwelling a monastic kind existence 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 movie profession, enhancing and generating one of the most well known exhibits of the Nineties, and assisting to begin or uplift the profession of many recognized, nonfamous, and notorious humans, earlier than backing out to a calm lifetime of inventive solitude and repair, writing books together with Spirituality For Dummies, and developing the well-stocked evening Lotus site of unfastened multimedia non secular 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 understand Indian spirituality and flourish in its depths, even if it really is alien to western methods of knowing?'" She solutions with a convincing "yes." – Publishers Weekly
It's a very good tale, and for these folks who're drawn to what precisely is going on in these ashrams, it truly is difficult to place down... Few writers up to now have advised the story of what it's prefer to stay and learn, center and soul, with the likes of Muktananda. – RALPH: evaluate of the humanities, Literature, Philosophy and the Humanities
Inspired via deep assistance and internal listening, this e-book goals to deliver readers to "a experience of ask yourself and recognize 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 sort that retains you up at evening past your bedtime. – twenty first Century Books
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