Description - Devi by James H. Bae
From one of the preeminent writers of Hinduism, comes the story of Devi, the Goddess and source of creation, in a beautifully illustrated new gift format. Held in this small tome is a vast spiritual understanding and detailing of The Goddess commonly known as Devi: the divine feminine, the mother of existence, the source of potentiality, creativity and ability in life. Devi, or Shakti, is the source of all creation in Hindu theology, the spirit of which permeates all divine feminine entities and manifestations. She is the manifold and inherent originator of all existence, the feelings of deities and men alike, and the source of all experience. From sensuality to chastity, wrath and destruction to love and inspiration, the tree of life and all that grows from it begins with Devi and cycles back to her.This tiny treasury of metaphysical and mythological knowledge serves as an enlightening rubric for understanding Indian tradition and theology. Exquisitely illustrated, this beautiful mini book serves as a contemporary matrix for illuminating our human experience, and offers insightful access into Eastern spirituality.
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Author Biography - James H. Bae
James Bae is a practitioner of both Hindu and Buddhist yoga systems. For years Bae has lived in India investing himself in his spiritual study and training as a monk. His primary areas of study include Oriental medicine, Hindu and Buddhist art, and Eastern philosophy and culture. Bae is the author of Darshan: Sweet Sounds of Surrender, Smaranam: A Garland of Kirtan, In a World of Gods and Goddesses: The Mystic Art of Indra Sharma, and a frequent writer for the Mandala deity mini-books. Bae currently writes and studies at his home in Hilo, Hawaii.