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Anam Cara: A Book of Celtic Wisdom

Anam Cara: A Book of Celtic Wisdom

Author: John O'Donoghue
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Description
Discover the Celtic Circle of Belonging

John O'Donohue, poet, philosopher, and scholar, guides you through the spiritual landscape of the Irish imagination. In "Anam Cara, " Gaelic for "soul friend," the ancient teachings, stories, and blessings of Celtic wisdom provide such profound insights on the universal themes of friendship, solitude, love, and death as:

  • Light is generous

  • The human heart is never completely born

  • Love as ancient recognition

  • The body is the angel of the soul

  • Solitude is luminous

  • Beauty likes neglected places

  • The passionate heart never ages

  • To benatural is to be holy

  • Silence is the sister of the divine

  • Death as an invitation to freedom
Reviews
"John O'Donohue is an unassuming man with a grand sense of humor... charming."-- Joy Redfield Kwapien, author of "The Celestine Journal""This beautifully written book proves that tireless wisdom can bring an amazing understanding about ourselves and the world around us even today."-- Dannion Brinkley author of, "Saved by the Light" and" Peace in the Light"""Anam Cara" is a radiant source of wisdom, a link between the human and the divine. This work is a blessed, rare gem."-- Larry Dossey, M.D., author of "Be Careful What You Pray For, Prayer Is Good Medicine, " and "Healing Words" executive editor, "Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine""A lively spiritual companion to all Celts--or to those who are Celtic in their hearts." -- "Publishers Weekly" (starred review)
Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9780060929435
  • : HarperCollins Publishers Inc
  • : HarperPaperbacks
  • : December 1998
  • : 217mm X 122mm X 15mm
  • : United States
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : John O'Donoghue
  • : Paperback
  • : 1098
  • : en
  • : 291.4
  • : 256