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A heart poured out : a story of Swami Ashokananda

Author: Marie Louise Burke
Publisher: New York : Kalpa Tree Press, [2003] ©2003
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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This popular book is now available in its first paperback edition. A Heart Poured Out is the fascinating biography of Swami Ashokananda (1893-1969), an illustrious teacher of the Ramakrishna Order who spent most of his life expanding the Vedanta movement in northern California while training his American students to lead authentic spiritual lives. Award-winning author Marie Louise Burke (Sister Gargi), his famed  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Burke, Marie Louise, 1912-2004.
Heart poured out.
(DLC) 2002113577
(OCoLC)52182821
Named Person: Ashokananda, Swami.; Ashokananda, Swami.
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Marie Louise Burke
ISBN: 9780970636874 0970636873
OCLC Number: 873838591
Notes: Includes index.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (449 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Prologue; Part 1 --
The World of the Spirit; 1. Boyhood Awakening; 2. Finding His Way; 3. Fearless Young Swami; 4. Refuting Gandhi's Views; 5. Fire Song; Part 2 --
A Heart Poured Out; 6. Growing Wings; 7. Taking Flight; 8. Lion Dance; 9. Drama in Berkeley; 10. Guru Shakti; 11. Deferred Dreams; 12. The Olema Retreat; 13. The Struggle of Sacramento; 14. Birth of a Convent; 15. The New Temple; Part 3 --
Sheets of Clear Glass; 16. Heavy Blows; 17. The Author's Journal; 18. The Power of Light; 19. The Rogues; 20. In Perfect Order; Notes and Sources. Appendix AAppendix B; Glossary; List of Illustrations; Index; About the Author.
Responsibility: Sister Gargi (Marie Louise Burke).

Abstract:

This popular book is now available in its first paperback edition. A Heart Poured Out is the fascinating biography of Swami Ashokananda (1893-1969), an illustrious teacher of the Ramakrishna Order who spent most of his life expanding the Vedanta movement in northern California while training his American students to lead authentic spiritual lives. Award-winning author Marie Louise Burke (Sister Gargi), his famed disciple, recounts the Swami's life and conversations in a personal style that is eloquent, witty, and wise. His powerful guidance-here brought to light for the first time-will help readers of all faiths deepen their spiritual practice. Soul-stirring account ... reveals the Swami's extraordinary spiritual stature with candor, integrity, and wit.-HUSTON SMITH, author of The World's Religions Rapturously written biography of an intrinsically fascinating man ... highly recommended.-MIDWEST BOOK REVIEWCompelling remembrance of a saintly life.-LIBRARY JOURNALExhaustive et engaging ... this rare account is well worth the wait.-YOGA JOURNAL.

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