In A Return to Eros, Marc Gafni offers a revolutionary vision for sexual and spiritual enlightenment. Drawing on his own life-changing experiences as well as age-old wisdom teachings, he shows how erotic love can be the gateway to intense spiritual growth and Self-realization. Blending philosophy, psychology, poetry and first person narrative throughout, Gafni provides readers with an insiders guide to the transformative power of eros. He shares tips for cultivating deeper intimacy in relationships; ways of embracing our Shadow Selves without shame or fear; techniques for harnessing the ecstatic energy of orgasmic states; and more. A Return to Eros is an invitation to discover our authentic selves through the intimate connection we share with others – offering a path that leads us back home to ourselves, while also opening up gateways into ever deepening levels of blissful experience.
For who is this book for ?
This book is for anyone who wants to deepen their intimate relationships and experience greater levels of spiritual growth. It provides tips and techniques for harnessing the power of eros, which can be life-changing.
- Gafni provides readers with an insiders guide to the transformative power of eros.
- He shares tips for cultivating deeper intimacy in relationships.
- Offers a path that leads us back home to ourselves, while also opening up gateways into ever deepening levels of blissful experience
- The author’s voice is a bit preachy at times.
- The book could use more concrete examples and exercises.
- Some readers may find the topic of erotic love off-putting or even controversial.
Learn more about the author
Marc Gafni is a philosopher, rabbi and teacher of universal values. Born in New York City, he has lived in Israel since 1978 where he teaches at the Israeli Institute for Transpersonal Psychology. He is also co-founder and president of The Center for Integral Wisdom. A Return to Eros is Marc Gafni’s first book written specifically for an American audience.
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“If you are ready for a radically different way of living, being and relating then this book is definitely for you! Marc Gafni offers us an in-depth exploration of the transformative power of erotic love. He shares his own personal revelations as well as age old wisdom teachings, providing readers with an insiders guide to the sacredness of sexual experience. This book is sure to ignite your passion and open your heart!”
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