By Nancy Cooke de Herrera
Even earlier than she arrived on the ashram of Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, founding father of Transcendental Meditation, in Rishikesh, India, a urban on the foothills of the Himalayas alongside the banks of the Ganges River, in 1962, Nancy Cooke de Herrera lived a life of event. in the course of the Nineteen Fifties, she traveled the globe as a goodwill ambassador of the U.S. nation division, giving lectures on American style, tradition, and customs. but if her loved husband, Luis, died, de Herrera sought a lifetime of higher that means. The Maharishi turned her guru, mentor, and buddy, and in go back she served as his publicist, spreading his message of peace and love anywhere she went.
during this striking autobiography, with a foreword by way of Deepak Chopra, de Herrera recounts not just her foreign escapades but in addition her internal trip to religious enlightenment. informed via the Maharishi, she back domestic and taught meditation to distressed formative years, HIV/AIDS sufferers, and celebrities similar to Madonna, Sheryl Crow, and Greta Garbo. Her exposure efforts resulted in the explosion of curiosity in meditation, yoga, and japanese spirituality in America.
wealthy in endearing anecdotes approximately existence on the ashram with well-known viewers, together with the Beatles, Mia Farrow, and Mike Love, and items of undying knowledge, All you wish Is Love finds a lifestyles lived with compassion, open-mindedness, and the assumption that one individual can swap the world.
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All You Need Is Love: An Eyewitness Account of When Spirituality Spread from East to West by Nancy Cooke de Herrera