From the Back Cover
The spiritual Heart within each of us is the true source of love, peace, joy, wisdom, strength, and fulfillment. Everything that really mattersis found within our own Being. The book, Living from the Heart, isdesigned to lead readers very gradually and yet deeply into experiencesof this inner wisdom and capacity for love. Readers can follow thepointers and exercises in the book and directly experience forthemselves the limitless joy and love in their own Being. It isprofoundly freeing to find that everything that really matters in lifeis already here inside of us. What a relief to know that peace, wisdom,and fulfillment are always available if we just know where to look. What a gift it can be to the world when we discover that we can freely giveour love and attention to everyone and everything we encounter withoutever running out of love or attention.
The first part of thebook, From the Heart: Dropping out of Your Mind and Into Your Beingintroduces the reader to the spiritual Heart and the capacity it givesus to look out at the world with an open, loving, and completeperspective. It offers simple ways to shift into a more open andaccepting perspective and to experience your true nature as aware space.
The second part, The Heart's Wisdom, shows how the Heart istruly wise and how it can guide us in everyday decisions. This sectionpoints the reader back to their own Heart, the truest source of wisdom.
Finally, the third part of the book, Love Is for Giving, Not for Getting, shows a simple way to love in a truly unconditional way. It guides the readerto discover that the true source of love is in your own heart. It is bygiving love that we are filled with love.
About the Author
Nirmala is a spiritual teacher in the Advaita tradition of nondual wisdom, and is the author of several engaging and practical books about our spiritual nature. Nirmala offers a unique vision and a gentle, compassionate approach, which adds to this rich tradition of inquiry into the truth of Being. He also offers Nondual Spiritual Mentoring, or spiritual guidance, in one-on-one sessions either in person or over the phone. More information is available at endless-satsang.com.