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Sacred Trees: Spirituality, Wisdom Well-Being
A heartfelt, profusely illustrated discussion of their history and meaning gives a new appreciation of trees’ special place in our lives. Travel the world to observe how a multitude of cultures have formed enduring bonds with trees, believing them possessed of a “life force.” Find out which are “cosmic,” “home to the gods,” symbolize ancestral roots, or represent fertility ...more
Paperback, 224 pages
Published December 31st 2000 by Sterling
(first published April 19th 1994)
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I really enjoyed this book and thoroughly flowed with the endless information offered. Stepping along a path with nature all around it was a liberating read and one I'd recommend to others. In a world that has gone bonkers Nathaniel Altman reminds us about the things that really do matter....trees. ...more
Nathaniel Altman is a Brooklyn, New York -based writer, teacher and counselor who has authored more than twenty published books on peace studies, alternative healing, nature and relationship.