Anatomy of the Spirit: The Seven Stages of Power and Healing

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Three Rivers Press, 1996 - Health & Fitness - 302 pages
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Building on wisdom from Hindu, Christian, and Kaballah traditions, this comprehensive guide to energy healing reveals the hidden stresses, beliefs, and attitudes that cause illness. 

Anatomy of the Spirit
is the boldest presentation to date of energy medicine by one of its premier practitioners, internationally acclaimed medical intuitive Caroline Myss, one of the "hottest new voices in the alternative health/spirituality scene" (Publishers Weekly). Based on fifteen years of research into energy medicine, Dr. Myss's work shows how every illness corresponds to a pattern of emotional and psychological stresses, beliefs, and attitudes that have influenced corresponding areas of the human body.

Anatomy of the Spirit also presents Dr. Myss's breakthrough model of the body's seven centers of spiritual and physical power, in which she synthesizes the ancient wisdom of three spiritual traditions-the Hindu chakras, the Christian sacraments, and the Kabbalah's Tree of Life-to demonstrate the seven stages through which everyone must pass in the search for higher consciousness and spiritual maturity. With this model, Dr. Myss shows how you can develop your own latent powers of intuition as you simultaneously cultivate your personal power and spiritual growth.

By teaching you to see your body and spirit in a new way, Anatomy of the Spirit provides you with the tools for spiritual maturity and physical wholeness that will change your life.

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Great book I use for reference keep forever.. - Goodreads
Amazing insight from a grounded author. - Goodreads
A good overview and wake up! - Goodreads
It is a great source of reference to have. - Goodreads
It was my introduction to the seven chakras. - Goodreads
Her premise applies to all genders, races, ages. - Goodreads

Review: Anatomy of the Spirit: The Seven Stages of Power and Healing

User Review  - Cynthia Morgan - Goodreads

I found this book entirely fascinating and intriguing. Presented in two halves, there is a great deal of information to digest and consider. I often found myself reading only a few paragraphs and then ... Read full review

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User Review  - Shemane Nugent - Goodreads

I first read this book years ago and was stunned by the unconventional ideas presented - which had great value and meaning for me. I would highly recommend this for people who believe there is more to our illnesses than bacteria and also to beginning metaphysical students. Read full review

About the author (1996)

Caroline Myss, Ph.D., is an internationally sought-after speaker on spirituality and personal power. She is widely recognized for her work in teaching intuitive diagnosis and is a pioneer in the field of energy medicine. She lives in Chicago.

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