This pairing of books, written by Yogi Amrit Desai and Kamini Desai, are the perfect compliment to one another. Each title is perfectly suited for anyone seeking the deeper meaning of conscious intimate relationship. This pairing highlights what it means to move towards self-discovery through cultivating a relationship not only to another, but to life – and however it shows up in all of its various forms and circumstances.
Life Lessons, Love Lessons Artfully interweaves ancient eastern wisdom with an engaging personal account, this book maps the journey of external love as a gateway to internal fulfillment. A must read!
How do we lose ourselves in relationships, and how can we find ourselves instead?
How can relationships expand our capacity to love?
What are our personal patterns for securing love and how might those patterns be working against us?
How can we know when a relationship has reached its conclusion?
One would think a beautiful young woman, daughter to a world renowned yoga master, would have all the wisdom she needs. But instead, she believes she can find what she is looking for in love and romance. This is the wise, profoundly authentic, and uplifting story of her journey through major romantic relationships that finally lead her back to her roots and eventually to the seed of the truest relationship with herself. Artfully weaving in the wisdom of her youth with real-life understanding, this book maps the pitfalls and pinnacle of external love as a gateway to internal fulfillment.
Yoga of Relationships initiates an exploration of your life through the perspectives revealed in this insightful collection of essays and teachings from Gurudev Yogi Amrit Desai and gain wisdom to apply the relationships in your life as a primary tool for growth on your journey into conscious awareness. Life itself is an experience of relationships. Gurudev said, “You must start your journey from where you are, not from where you want to be.” Relationships are a vehicle for the progressive unfolding of the spirit. As the ancient teaching goes, you never step in the same river twice. Thus you never experience your relationship in the same way from day to day. It is never complete. Love with attachments confines you. Love without attachments makes you free.
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Kamini Desai, PhD developed the core program curriculum for the Amrit Yoga Institute and teaches across the country. Trained at Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health, with degrees from Smith College and La Salle University, Kamini is certified in contact partner yoga, yoga therapy, massage therapy, Danskinetics, and holistic health education. Kamini’s versatile body of teachings applies the principles of yoga to the challenges of everyday life. Her corporate clients have included Sony, Mars Candy Company, and the Department of Defense of the Netherlands.
Yogi Amrit Desai has been teaching for more than 50 years and is internationally recognized as a pioneer in bringing the authentic teachings of yoga from India to the modern world. He has authored books on the inner depths of yoga, health, personal growth and transformation and is the originator of Kripalu Yoga, and the Integrative Amrit Methods® (I Am Yoga®) of Yoga, Yoga Nidra, and Quantum Breath Meditation. His teachings are universal, insightful, experiential and easily accessible to everyone, regardless of age or background.