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Gary Zukav

The Journey to Authentic Power

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Spiritual Partnership by Gary Zukav explores the possibility of deep and meaningful relationships that are based on mutual growth and support. The book offers insights and practical guidance for cultivating spiritual partnership in all aspects of life.

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    Multisensory humans can form deeper, more connected relationships.

    Imagine for a moment that your consciousness is like a bowl. This bowl and its contents represent your entire experience of yourself and your interactions with others. Some of the contents are individual, like an aversion to a political party or an affinity for water sports. Some contents are collective – we all know that the earth revolves around the sun and not the other way around.

    Today, many individuals are acquiring a new “bowl” by becoming multisensory. That is, they perceive connections, purpose, and design that go beyond what the five senses can detect. Unlike those who’ve relied on intellect and the five senses to experience the world, these new multisensory people are searchers who venture deep into their souls.

    Here’s the key message: Multisensory humans can form deeper, more connected relationships. 

    With the appearance of this new type of human, a new type of relationship has emerged, too. It’s called a spiritual partnership.

    Think of two mountains separated by a distance of several thousand miles. At first glance, they may seem like unconnected geographical features. But, in reality, they’re part of a single range of mountains shaped by invisible geological forces our eyes can’t see. A multisensory person knows that we, too, are connected by such an invisible and deep force.

    Have you ever thought about a friend because you sensed something was wrong in her life – and then had that very friend call you? It’s no coincidence. Whether you call it a hunch or intuition, inhabiting this connected reality is sort of like having guides and teachers who may not be physically present but who are fully invested in your spiritual growth.

    When you choose to become a multisensory person, your relationships with others change. In the next set of blinks, we’ll examine how.

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    What is Spiritual Partnership about?

    Spiritual Partnership (2009) is about the new relationships that can develop when we tap into a deep, invisible consciousness. Becoming “multisensory” and engaging in spiritual partnerships with others will lead you to a life of freedom, joy, and authentic power.

    Spiritual Partnership Review

    Spiritual Partnership (2010) by Gary Zukav provides a profound exploration of relationships and personal growth. Here's why this book is worth reading:

    • With thought-provoking insights and practical tools, it offers a fresh perspective on creating more fulfilling and authentic connections.
    • The book delves into the spiritual dimension of relationships, helping readers cultivate emotional awareness and cultivate spiritual partnership.
    • Through inspiring stories and examples, it encourages readers to transcend ego-based interactions and embrace a deeper level of compassion and love.

    Who should read Spiritual Partnership?

    • People interested in spirituality
    • Couples looking to strengthen their relationship
    • Anyone searching for meaning and purpose in life

    About the Author

    Gary Zukav is a best-selling author who has appeared on the Oprah Winfrey Show numerous times. His other books include The Seat of the Soul and The Dancing Wu Li Masters. Zukav and his partner, Linda Francis, cofounded the Seat of the Soul Institute in 1998.

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    What is the main message of Spiritual Partnership?

    The main message of Spiritual Partnership is the transformation of our relationships from power struggles into opportunities for growth.

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