From Emily's list on encouragement for creative and spiritual souls.
If you are on a spiritual hunt this book would be the one to open those doors and let the light shine in. De Mello was an Indian yogi, Jesuit Catholic Priest, and Psychotherapist. His reflections and insights are deep and wide. This book changed my life. I continue to work in conjunction with the De Mello Center to this day. This book offers insight into the way that we perceive our own reality and invites us to widen the lens. The greatest takeaway from this book is our approach to attachment. He said that as a priest he often heard in confession the priests talk about sex and the prostitutes talk about God. Why? Because they were not allowed to have them in their life, and so they immediately formed an almost addiction to what they cannot have. Instead of simply not having the attachment. Everything comes down to…
Why should I read it?
3 authors picked Awareness as one of their favorite books, and they share why you should read it.
What is this book about?
De Mello's spiritual classic remains at the top of the Fount bestsellers more than five years after its original publication.
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