Mala of the Heart 108 Sacred Poems

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  • Edition: Reprint
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 8/11/2015
  • Publisher: New World Library

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This collection of timeless poetry celebrates the eternal spiritual truth within each heart. Since ancient times, this hidden essence has been symbolized by the number 108. There are 108 earthly desires, 108 human feelings, 108 delusions, 108 beads in the traditional meditation mala, and 108 sacred poems in this anthology.

Filled with crystalline wisdom from the great poets, sages, saints, and mystics, this selection of poems is a collective expression of universal heart-filled wisdom. The poems span a wide range of cultures and civilizations — from India to Europe, Japan, and the Middle East — and each one offers a unique perspective about the path to awakening.

Some of the poems express belief in a higher being. Some convey instantaneous awakening. Others lead the reader down a disciplined path of contemplation.

Ordered according to a broad interpretation of the heart-centered chakra model, these remarkable poems guide the reader toward realization and offer timeless jewels of insight to spark awakening and enrich spiritual practice.

Author Biography

Ravi Nathwani teaches at Tufts University. He also teaches Wisdom Yoga and Buddhist meditation at JFK University and lectures on the Bhagavad Gita, consciousness, and Vedanta.

Kate Vogt teaches both classical Yoga and Yoga philosophy privately in San Francisco and Marin County, California, and serves as an instructor of Yoga philosophy at the College of Marin Extension.

Jack Kornfield teaches frequently at the Spirit Rock Meditation Center in Woodacre, CA.

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