By Nancy Cooke de Herrera
Even earlier than she arrived on the ashram of Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, founding father of Transcendental Meditation, in Rishikesh, India, a urban on the foothills of the Himalayas alongside the banks of the Ganges River, in 1962, Nancy Cooke de Herrera lived a life of experience. in the course of the Fifties, she traveled the globe as a goodwill ambassador of the U.S. nation division, giving lectures on American type, tradition, and customs. but if her cherished husband, Luis, died, de Herrera sought a lifetime of better which means. The Maharishi grew to become her guru, mentor, and buddy, and in go back she served as his publicist, spreading his message of peace and love anywhere she went.
during this awesome autobiography, with a foreword through Deepak Chopra, de Herrera recounts not just her foreign escapades but in addition her internal trip to religious enlightenment. informed via the Maharishi, she back domestic and taught meditation to distressed adolescence, HIV/AIDS sufferers, and celebrities reminiscent of Madonna, Sheryl Crow, and Greta Garbo. Her exposure efforts resulted in the explosion of curiosity in meditation, yoga, and japanese spirituality in America.
wealthy in endearing anecdotes approximately lifestyles on the ashram with well-known viewers, together with the Beatles, Mia Farrow, and Mike Love, and items of undying knowledge, All you would like Is Love finds a existence lived with compassion, open-mindedness, and the assumption that one individual can switch the world.
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All You Need Is Love: An Eyewitness Account of When Spirituality Spread from East to West by Nancy Cooke de Herrera