Hearing and listening are two different things. Learning to listen-really listen-requires sacred practice.
The Sacred Art of Listening guides you through forty practices of deep listening-to our Source, to ourselves, and to each other.
Inspiring text and contemplative artwork combine to communicate the three essential qualities of deep listening-silence, reflection and presence. They demonstrate that the key to healthy relationships and spiritual transformation can be as basic as practicing the art of listening.
You will learn how to:
Readers will learn to: -- Speak clearly from the heart.-- Communicate with courage and compassion.-- Heighten their awareness and sensitivity to opportunities for deep listening.-- Enhance their ability to listen to people with different belief systems.
Through Lindahl's inspiring text and Schnapper's contemplative artwork, readers will learn the three basic qualities of listening -- silence, reflection, and presence -- demonstrating that the key to healthy relationships, learning something new, and spiritual transformation is as fundamental as listening.