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Embracing the Beloved: Relationship as a Path of Awakening
Stephen and Ondrea Levine have devoted more than eighteen years to investigating the mind/body relationship, particularly as it relates to the states healing, dying, and grieving. Their work has affected healing and medical practices worldwide. Now, in Embracing the Beloved, the Levines turn their attention to what has been "our most significant spiritual commitment—o ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published January 20th 1996 by Anchor
(first published 1994)
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When I first started to read this book I found it pretty hard to relate to; a little too saccharine around the idea of relationships for me. No doubt conditioned by my own experiences, it all just felt like California mamby pamby to me. My sense of disappointment came from my great enjoyment and learning that resulted from all of Levine's work I had read before this one. It surprised me a bit when either, he cut to the chase or something shifted in me to allow me to see that he was addressing di ...more
American poet, author and teacher best known for his work on death and dying.More about Stephen Levine...