Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today's most inspiring teachers. In The Power of Now, already a word-of-mouth bestseller in Canada, the author describes his transition from despair to self-realization soon after his 29th birthday. Tolle took another ten years to understand this transformation, during which time he evolved a philosophy that has parallels in Buddhism, relaxation techniques, and meditation theory but is also eminently practical. In The Power of Now he shows readers how to recognize themselves as the creators of their own pain, and how to have a pain-free existence by living fully in the present. Accessing the deepest self, the true self, can be learned, he says, by freeing ourselves from the conflicting, unreasonable demands of the mind and living present, fully, and intensely, in the Now.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Ekhart Tolle's message is simple: living in the now is the truest path to happiness and enlightenment. And while this message may not seem stunningly original or fresh, Tolle's clear writing, supportive voice, and enthusiasm make this an excellent manual for anyone who's ever wondered what exactly "living in the now" means. Foremost, Tolle is a world-class teacher, able to explain complicated concepts in concrete language. More importantly, within a chapter of reading this book, readers are already holding the world in a different container--more conscious of how thoughts and emotions get in the way of their ability to live in genuine peace and happiness.
Tolle packs a lot of information and inspirational ideas into The Power of Now. (Topics include the source of Chi, enlightened relationships, creative use of the mind, impermanence, and the cycle of life.) Thankfully, he's added markers that symbolize "break time." This is when readers should close the book and mull over what they just read. As a result, The Power of Now reads like the highly acclaimed A Course in Miracles--a spiritual guidebook that has the potential to inspire just as many study groups and change just as many lives for the better. --Gail HudsonAbout the Author:
Spiritual teacher and author Eckhart Tolle was born in Germany and educated at the Universities of London and Cambridge. At the age of twenty-nine a profound inner transformation radically changed the course of his life. The next few years were devoted to understanding, integrating, and deepening that transformation, which marked the beginning of an intense inward journey. Later, he began to work in London with individuals and small groups as a counselor and spiritual teacher. Since 1995 he has lived in Vancouver, Canada.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Hardcover. Book Condition: New. The item is New, Crisp, Clean and Tight! This item has minor shelf rub Hardcover with dust jacket. **YOUR PURCHASE HELPS SUPPORT LITTLE CITY FOUNDATION, A CHARITABLE ORGANIZATION FOR ADULTS AND CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS.**. Bookseller Inventory # 1BXEMT00008O
Book Description Hardcover. Book Condition: BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW. Fast Shipping. Prompt Customer Service. Satisfaction guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory # 1577311523BNA
Book Description Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 1577311523
Book Description New World Library, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX1577311523
Book Description Pgw, 1999. HRD. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # V7-9781577311522
Book Description NEW WORLD LIB, 1999. HRD. Book Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9781577311522
Book Description Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 904066
Book Description New World Library. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1577311523 *BRAND NEW* Ships Same Day or Next!. Bookseller Inventory # NATARAJB1FI692821
Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97815773115221.0
Book Description NEW WORLD LIBRARY, United States, 1999. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 226 x 150 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. THE POWER OF NOW is the bestselling work of a contemporary master, one who can show us the way, the truth, and the light that is within us. Now, for the first time on CD, Tolle shows us how we can have a pain-free identity by fully living in the present. We learn about enlightenment and its greatest enemy: our own minds. We are awakened to our role as the creator of our pain and are shown how to find the way to live a healthier and more fulfilling life. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9781577311522