GreenSpirit is a registered charity in the UK, with members and friends in various parts of the world. It was set up to encourager and promulgate an authentic, ecocentric spirituality for our time, asking deep questions about the human spirit and its true relationship with the planet.
This ebook edition of ‘The Rising Water Project’, compiled and with a foreword by Ian Mowll, is the seventh title in the GreenSpirit ebook series. The book is divided into two parts with personal stories about flooding and downshifting.
To 'live green' is to live lightly and sustainably on the planet. Deep green living means also to be fully, deeply aware of your aliveness in every moment and know yourself as part of something greater: just one small, interconnected, interdependent cell in the body of the great living organism we call Earth. It's a lifestyle that brings a sense of permanent and eternal belonging and abiding joy.
This informative ebook brings together numerous insightful articles by various respected authors. It will make an essential addition to any eco-conscious reader’s library on green spirituality and religion. Contributors share their understanding of Earth centred teachings and enriching dimensions of deep green wisdom to engage with in daily life.
Two of the World's key traditions are seen through the eyes of the author's personal encounters and experience. 'Rivers of Green Wisdom' is about Christian and Yogic Earth centred teachings. It covers various insights from numerous sources about our deep connections with Nature and highlights why caring about the natural world is a central ingredient of spirituality.
Everyone has a life story. Cultures too have stories about how the world and its creatures came into being. We call those 'mere myths' but had nothing to put in their place until science gave us the true story of our Earth. This book retells that awesome story, the span of which covers billions of years of evolution, and considers its implications for the future development of human consciousness.
A book that celebrates and honours our relationships with all those other life forms who share our Earth. How we treat these 'fellow-travellers,' how we perceive them and interact with them—and the extent to which we love and respect them—is a measure of our humanity and our spiritual evolution. The greater our appreciation for them, the more they teach us and the more joy they bring to our lives.
Introductory book in a series on green spirituality, describing and beautifully illustrating the basic concepts and expressions of a spiritual attitude becoming increasingly apparent in today's world. It's the attitude that offers us our best chance of solving our current planetary dilemmas. Subsequent ebooks in this series show all the ways these green spiritual ideas can be applied in our lives.