By Nancy Cooke de Herrera
Even prior to 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. throughout the Fifties, she traveled the globe as a goodwill ambassador of the USA nation division, giving lectures on American type, tradition, and customs. but if her liked husband, Luis, died, de Herrera sought a lifetime of higher which means. The Maharishi grew to become her guru, mentor, and good friend, and in go back she served as his publicist, spreading his message of peace and love at any place she went.
during this impressive autobiography, with a foreword via Deepak Chopra, de Herrera recounts not just her foreign escapades but in addition her internal trip to non secular enlightenment. proficient by means of the Maharishi, she back domestic and taught meditation to distressed early life, HIV/AIDS sufferers, and celebrities resembling Madonna, Sheryl Crow, and Greta Garbo. Her exposure efforts ended 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 wish Is Love unearths a existence lived with compassion, open-mindedness, and the idea that one individual can swap the world.
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