Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today's most inspiring teachers. In The Power of Now , already a word-of-mouth bestseller in Canada, the author describes his transition from despair to self-realization soon after his 29th birthday. Tolle took another ten years to understand this transformation, during which time he evolved a philosophy that has parallels in Buddhism, relaxation techniques, and meditation theory but is also eminently practical.
In today’s society, and indeed in the society of men from
the ages of the ancient Greeks, the men, and women o
society had an image in their minds of a perfect body.
This body has been admired and desired throughout th
ages. Great sculptures, great artists, and grea
photographers have tried to capture this PERFECT
BODY in marble, oil and film. We have all seen thes
bodies in this artwork again and again and have a clea
picture in our minds of what a PERFECT BODY would
The practices discribed in this book have been used successfully for thousand of years by Taoists trained by personal intruction. Readers should not undertake the practices without receiving personal transmission and training from a certified instructor of the Universal Tao.
Alternative medicine is recognized as medical products and practices that do not belong to
the standard cares taken by medical doctors, doctors of osteopathy and allied health professionals.
Alternative medicine includes the mind-body interventions (i.e., meditation, yoga,
acupuncture, deep-breathing exercises, guided imageryAny of various techniques (such as a
series of verbal suggestions) used to guide another person or oneself in imagining sensations—
especially in visualizing an image in the mind—to bring about a desired physical response
(such as stress reduction).