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The Power of Divine Eros

The Illuminating Force of Love in Everyday Life
Narrated by: Karen Johnson, A. H. Almaas
Length: 8 hrs and 59 mins
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What do desire and passion have to do with our spiritual journey? According to A. H. Almaas and Karen Johnson, they are an essential part of it.

Conventional wisdom cautions that desire and passion are opposed to the spiritual path - that engaging in desire will take you more into the world, into egoic life. And for most people, that is exactly what happens. We naturally tend to experience wanting in a self-centered way. The Power of Divine Eros challenges the view that the divine and the erotic are separate. When we open to the energy, aliveness, spontaneity, and zest of erotic love, we will find it inseparable from the realm of the holy and sacred. When this is understood, desire and passion become a gateway to wholeness and to realizing our full potential.

The authors reveal how our relationships become opportunities on the spiritual journey to express ourselves authentically, to relate with openness, and to discover dynamic inner realms with another person. Through embodying the energy of eros, each of us can learn to be fully real and alive in all of our interactions.

©2013 A. H. Almaas and Karen Johnson (P)2018 Random House Audio

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  • JW
  • 04-10-18

amazing book

will listen many times over. so much to learn about love and the divine. seeing passion as essential and scary at the same time

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  • 23-03-19

Lusciously delicious

A brave new world is discovered, embraced, celebrated, and respected. With a taste of boundless gratitude and love, thank you.