By Sharon Janis,Sharon Kumuda Janis
The function of this memoir is to rouse readers to new methods of their very own lives as they subscribe to writer Sharon Kumuda Janis on a metaphysical cruise via her fascinating and academic lifestyles, with tales that display the humor and pathos of a quest for everlasting fact in our modern day world.
Sharon’s eclectic trip comprises taking a three-month direction in hypnosis along with her psychology instructor mom and dad at age seven, explorations of attention whereas learning neuroscience on the college of Michigan, ten years residing 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 picture profession, enhancing and generating one of the most well known exhibits of the Nineties, and supporting to begin or uplift the occupation of many well-known, nonfamous, and notorious humans, ahead of 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 site of loose multimedia religious resources.
A appealing 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 powerful "yes." – Publishers Weekly
It's a great tale, and for these folks who're drawn to what precisely is going on in these ashrams, it truly is tough to place down... Few writers thus far have instructed the story of what it truly is prefer to dwell and examine, middle and soul, with the likes of Muktananda. – RALPH: evaluate of the humanities, Literature, Philosophy and the Humanities
Inspired by way of deep advice and internal listening, this e-book goals to convey readers to "a experience of ask yourself and appreciate for his or her personal trip" and a better regard for others on their paths. – NAPRA ReVIEW
It is a ebook that's very tricky to place down—the style that retains you up at evening past your bedtime. – twenty first Century Books
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A Modern Quest For Eternal Truth by Sharon Janis,Sharon Kumuda Janis