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The Seat of the Soul has sold millions of copies around the globe and is a number-one New York Times best seller. This fully updated edition contains celebratory prefaces by Oprah Winfrey and Maya Angelou, a new foreword by the author, as well as an extensive study guide to help listeners find deeper meaning and fulfillment in their lives.

This iconic book encourages you to become the authority in your own life. It will change the way you see the world, interact with other people, and understand your own actions and motivations. In it, Gary Zukav takes you on a penetrating exploration of the new phase that humanity has entered: one where harmony, cooperation, sharing and reverence for life become more important than the ability to manipulate and control. Using his scientist’s eye and philosopher’s heart, Zukav shows us how to participate fully in this evolution, enlivening our everyday activities and all our relationships with meaning and purpose.

©2020 Gary Zukav, Oprah Winfrey, Maya Angelou (P)2020 Penguin Audio

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"A very important book." (Paulo Coehlo)

"The Seat of the Soul changed the way I see myself. It changed the way I view the world." (Oprah) 

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the seat of utter pseudo scientific pish

This is seriously utter bollocks, which i think any semi-critical thinker will see through. Buy another book. praise be the returns policy, kooooombaaayaaa m'loorrrd kooombayaaaa

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Study guide for life

Very enlightening and liberating book for purposeful living. The audio was clear and sound. I will recommend this book Thanks to Gary for sharing and to Oprah through whom I got to know about Gary and the seat of the soul.

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Life changing :)

Opened my heart to feel my feelings. Gave me faith that I am being guided. Helped me find purpose in these times of covid Ignited my desire to fulfill my sacred contract with the universe. I highly recommend this book!

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I had so many positive awakenings and changes

The Seat of the Soul is so well known as a cover. I've seen it so many times but never picked it up before. My sister sent me the book as a present in March 2020 as I have been struggling with depression and anxiety, as my soul has been calling me to become my true self and I've found the transition exhausting and emotional - I was making it harder than it needed to be. I started to read it and quickly downloaded the audiobook as I craved to hear Oprah and Maya say their words in their voices and I was not disappointed! I've replayed the Oprah Winfrey and Maya Angelou prefaces so many times! The lessons learnt from this book really struck a chord and I've listened to it up numerous times while pottering at home. Highly recommend and hope you are moved by it like I was and still am.

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Wonderful listen. Shares profound wisdom.

This really is a must read for everyones life's journey. Insightful, profound and gentle wisdom.

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Excellent read, but a little outdated..

I really enjoyed this book, but I could not believe how outdated and offensive some of the language was. It is supposed to have been reviewed for its 25th year anniversary, but it still uses language as 'yellow people' and says things like casual sex can lead to being infected by AIDS. Surely these should have been edited? This is why I did not give 5 stars, as it does distract from the quality of the teachings and the message the book is trying to convey. But I did like the general philosophy and especially the study guide, which does not seem to come with a pdf option attached to the audiobook.. I would still recommend it to those who have spiritual inclination towards understanding the soul connection.

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Great book and timeless

Great listen for a journey of personal self discovery. I intend to listen to it again

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Life Changing

Life Changing and has changed the lives of people around me for the Best.

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Wow fantastic.

He confirms everything my heart whispers. Love love love. It takes a bit of time to get into, but please give it a chance. One of those books you need to be ready for. If you don't relate please pick it up again at another time in your life. Thank you 🙏🏻

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absolutely brilliant read,

opens your eyes to your real potential and what an amazing place that can be

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  • Sarah Warugongo
  • 08-06-20

Phenomenal.

This book allows you to find your way home , stand in your power & take up your unique space in the world - Thank you Gary; what an enlightening ride.

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  • Utilisateur anonyme
  • 16-05-20

Not recommended

I am having headache while reading this. If you don't believe in jesus the messiah, go ahead read it... He belonged to the other world.