About the Author
author of the New York Times
bestseller, The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightement
was born in Germany, where he spent the first thirteen years of his life. After graduating from the University of London, he was a research scholar and supervisor at Cambridge University. When he was twenty-nine, a profound spiritual transformation virtually dissolved his old identity and radically changed the course of his life. The next few years were devoted to understanding, integrating and deepening this transformation, which marked the beginning of an intense inward journey. Eckhart is currently traveling extensively, taking his teaching and his presence throught the world.