Michael Mastro, award winning architect and president of Global Construction, is one of the leading Western experts on the art and science of Vastu Shastra. Michael, a meditator for over 35 years, was asked in the late 1970s by renowned spiritual teacher, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, to design spiritual centers in India, Europe, and the United States. Michaels company built the first Microsoft office building with the orientation and placement designed according to Vastu Shastra. Robin and Michael have taught yoga, meditation, and other spiritual awareness techniques as part of the Art of Living Foundation for over ten years, and are co-owners of Vastu Creations. They live, along with their daughter, on a lake in the Pacific Northwest.
I thought that I knew a lot about altars....I realized after reading this book that I did not. It is concise, informative, beautiful and thought provoking. Read morePublished 5 months ago by tina clayton
Enjoyed it very much. It's full of good, easy to understand information and fun, descriptive and usable ideas. My first alter is in my art studio, using items I have and treasure. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Louise Rehwinkle
Well written but I O found I disagreed with the concept of home alters--seems to border on the superstitious rather than the truly spiritualPublished 11 months ago by Elizabeth E. Kettle
Well written, easily organized for a novice...which I am. It is a gift that will keep on giving to all.Published 19 months ago by peggy Johnson
This is a beautiful and inspiring book in every way. I love the good paper and the pictures are very helpful in arranging my own altars. Read morePublished 24 months ago by Gail M. Manishor
I enjoy the illustrations and the slick paper construction. I have yet to actually apply what I've read, but I do feel empowered to make an altar of power and grace. Read morePublished on May 3, 2013 by Isys