The Art of Practical Spirituality

How to Bring More Passion, Creativity and Balance Into Everyday Life

Author: Elizabeth Clare Prophet,Patricia R. Spadaro

Publisher: Summit University Press

ISBN: 0922729557

Category: Religion

Page: 147

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Create an intimate relationship with Spirit... This common-sense guide offers practical steps for staying in tune with Spirit midst the hustle and bustle of everyday life. For listening to the still small voice within. For living in the here and now. These keys, gleaned from the ancient wisdom of the world's spiritual traditions, also show how to discover your soul's core passion, create a sacred space, and use every encounter and circumstance as an opportunity to grow.

Shortcut to Spirituality

Mastering the Art of Inner Peace

Author: Bob Gottfried

Publisher: DeeperDimension Publishing

ISBN: 9780973418903

Category: Self-Help

Page: 317

View: 5491


What if you could achieve inner peace right now, regardless of your life circumstances? Shortcut to Spirituality: Mastering the Art of Inner Peace is a non-fiction manuscript based on the author's clinical work. Unlike many spirituality and self-help books, this book goes beyond information to offer a multi-dimensional approach that can save years of searching for inner serenity compared with either mediation or psychological techniques alone. The book offers an array of significant life lessons, introduced in a fresh and innovative way, from resolving stress, anxiety, and depression, to dealing with difficult people, conflicts, and complex emotions such as anger and grief. It describes a unique process to cope with various health problems as well as death and dying. Most significant, it approaches these issues from a practical. result-driven perspective not usually associated with spiritual writings. Many spiritual books are based on a special personal experience. Others reflect traditional religious principles or Eastern philosophies. In contrast, Shortcut to Spirituality is based on the author's clinical experience as a therapist, interacting with thousands of real people about daily challenges. The book also discusses a number of controversial topics, which readers will find stimulating and challenging.

The Art of Becoming

Author: Gene Basin

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 1583485406

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 280

View: 4284


Becoming healthy, happy, prosperous, or anything you can imagine; isn't this the most important art to learn? To succeed in life and become who you want to be, you need to follow these three rules: 1. Know what to do. 2. Know how to do what you want to do. 3. Do it! With The Art of Becoming you will develop a deep knowledge and understanding of who and what you are; the structure of reality of which you are a part, and how you can establish good communication with this reality and play a winning game of life. You will find your life's mission and purpose. You will know exactly what to do to win the game and you will know how to do it.

The Art of Amazement

Judaism's Forgotten Spirituality

Author: Alexander Seinfeld

Publisher: Tarcher

ISBN: 9781585424184

Category: Religion

Page: 272

View: 6176


A step-by-step guide to discovering the untapped wisdom of Judaism. Have you ever stopped to look at a breathtaking sunset and felt tremendous joy, calmness, or even timelessness? Has your entire body ever responded to something with awe? The Art of Amazement helps us to identify the source of that wonder, and to cultivate it and experience it daily-even hourly and minute by minute. Rabbi Seinfeld's powerful book outlines the ancient Jewish spiritual arts in clear terms for any spiritual seeker. The art of amazement is practical and accessible to anyone, and does not demand a radical lifestyle change. Each chapter in the book offers a lesson paired with exercises to help make small changes in routine to ultimately achieve a larger shift in perspective. Judaism is a profound and complex spirituality. Now The Art of Amazement brings this wisdom within reach of us all, and we can learn how to take joy and pleasure in even the smallest of everyday occurrences.

The Art of Surrender

A Practical Guide to Enlightened Happiness and Well-Being

Author: Eiman Al Zaabi

Publisher: Balboa Press

ISBN: 1504345185

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 342

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For seekers of truth, Al Zaabi is a wise and intrepid guide through the wilderness of the self. In plainspoken and heartfelt language, she shine light on the spiritual path and reveals the beauty and necessity of surrender, which has for too long been misunderstanding in the west. -Krista Bremer, author of A Tender Struggle What would it be like to reach the end of your life feeling satisfied that you have lived fully and joyously? How would your life change if you moved through each day with a sense of meaning and purpose? What would it be life to feel whole, supported, and deeply connected to the world around you? The Art of Surrender offers a blueprint for true peace and authentic living. Whether you are taking the first steps on your spiritual journey or have long traveled such a path, this book will transform your relationship with yourself, the Divine, and the world around you. You’ll learn the deepest needs of your soul and discover how to meet them. You’ll be guided through the four stages of the spiritual journey: finding Source, knowing Source, aligning with Source, and surrendering to Source. You’ll master the delightful art of spiritual inquiry, investigating ideas for yourself and incorporating only those truths that resonate deeply. Drawing on her Muslim heritage and her wise and careful exploration of a variety of spiritual traditions, Eiman Al Zaabi shows how the soul’s journey can lead us to the ultimate state of fulfillment and joy: surrender.

The Inner Art of Vegetarianism

Spiritual Practices for Body and Soul

Author: Carol J. Adams

Publisher: Lantern Books

ISBN: 9781930051133

Category: Cooking

Page: 176

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Carol Adams explores the inner life of spiritual growth with the outer life of practical compassion and examines the reasons why becoming a vegetarian is deeply wedded to spiritual practice. She shows how the practice of creating mindfulness and disciplining the mind meshes with becoming an activist for nonviolence, and reveals how in our busy and stressed-out world it is essential to sustain and replenish the soul through spiritual discipline. The Inner Art of Vegetarianism is an empowering book for all those who wish to have their soul nourished and follow the spiritual path of vegetarianism.

The Art of War-- Spirituality for Conflict

Annotated & Explained

Author: Sun-Tzu,Thomas Huynh

Publisher: SkyLight Paths Publishing

ISBN: 1594732442

Category: History

Page: 210

View: 6804


Written 2,500 years ago by Chinese general Sun Tzu, The Art of War is a masterpiece of military strategy still in use in war colleges around the world. Yet its principles transcend warfare and have practical applications to all the conflicts and crises we face in our lives?in our workplaces, our families, even within ourselves. Thomas Huynh guides you through Sun Tzu?s masterwork, highlighting principles that encourage a perceptive and spiritual approach to conflict, enabling you to:Prevent conflicts before they arisePeacefully resolve conflicts when they do ariseAct with courage, intelligence and benevolence in adversarial situationsConvert potential enemies into friendsControl your emotions before they control you

Spiritual Warrior

The Art of Spiritual Living

Author: John Roger

Publisher: Mandeville Pr

ISBN: 9780914829362

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 163

View: 1430


Teaches how to enhance one's inner spiritual life in order to cope with life's difficulties and improve relationships

Decision-making & Spiritual Discernment

The Sacred Art of Finding Your Way

Author: Nancy Bieber

Publisher: SkyLight Paths Publishing

ISBN: 1594732892

Category: Religion

Page: 197

View: 1690


Spiritual discernment is the traditional name for listening and responding to divine guidance. In this book you will approach decision making as an active participant, a co-creator with God in shaping your life. Drawing on twenty-five years of experience as a psychologist and fifteen years as a spiritual director, Nancy L. Bieber presents three essential aspects of Spirit-led decision making:

The Sacred Art of Fasting

Preparing to Practice

Author: Thomas Ryan

Publisher: SkyLight Paths Publishing

ISBN: 1594730784

Category: Religion

Page: 171

View: 982


An introduction to the whys and ways of fasting furnishes helpful insights to inspire readers to begin or deepen their own fasting practice, through a comprehensive look at fasting as practiced in many traditions as well as inspiring reflections from people who practice fasting. Original.