Santoshan (Stephen Wollaston)

Biography

Stephen Wollaston is an Interfaith minister and was given the name Santoshan (contentment) by an English swami. He holds a degree in religious studies and a post-graduate certificate in religious education from King’s College London. He also studied typographic design and transpersonal psychology. In the late 70s he was the principal bass guitarist of one of London’s first punk rock bands, The Wasps. He has taught world religions and other humanities subjects, English language and academic writing at various educational establishments in the UK and at a medical university in the Middle East.

He has been a trustee of the UK charity GreenSpirit for more than ten years, a member of its editorial and publications committee, and the main typographic designer of GreenSpirit magazine and the GreenSpirit Book Series, and edited and written titles in the series. He is an author, co-author and editor of more than twelve books, including 'Spirituality Unveiled: Awakening to Creative Life' (Earth Books paperback and mid-price Smashwords eBook), 'River of Green Wisdom: Exploring Christian and Yogic Earth Centred Spirituality' (low-cost GreenSpirit paperback and Smashwords eBook), and 'Realms of Wondrous Gifts: Psychic, Mediumistic and Miraculous Powers in the Great Mystical and Wisdom Traditions' (revised low-cost paperback and free Smashwords eBook). He was also a close friend of the renowned UK medium and former Benedictine monk Glyn Edwards for 26 years, co-authored two books with him, edited two anthologies of his teachings and compiled a tribute book about him.

Where to find Santoshan (Stephen Wollaston) online

Where to buy in print

Books

Spirituality Unveiled: Awakening to Creative Life
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,000. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2020 by S Wollaston. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
‘Spirituality Unveiled’ puts forward a succinct and compelling synthesis of numerous spiritual traditions. While weaving together insights from contemporary and past masters of spirituality, along with holistic and Earth-centred wisdom, it beautifully highlights teachings about the essentials of creative unfoldment.
Spirit Gems: Essential Guidance for Spiritual, Mediumistic and Creative Unfoldment
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,880. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2020 by S Wollaston. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
'Spirit Gems' is a revised and expanded edition of the authors’ second book, which provides practical steps for discovering how to live more freely, deeply and peacefully. Glyn Edwards and Santoshan write beautifully whilst covering essentials such as living in the now, facing our fears, finding unity with all and harmonising the whole of ourselves.
The Spirit World in Plain English: Mediumistic and Spiritual Unfoldment
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,850. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2020 by S Wollaston. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
'The Spirit World in Plain English' is a beneficial manual, in which internationally renowned medium Glyn Edwards shared practical exercises and teachings for discovering your inherent mediumistic and spiritual potential. Coauthor Santoshan, who has a deep interest in creative, yogic and nature-centred spirituality, brings an added dimension. Together, they cover the essentials of development.
Glyn Edwards: A Renowned Medium Remembered ~ Collection of Memories and Teachings
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,240. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2020 by S Wollaston. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Glyn worked as a medium for over 40 years and was internationally regarded as one of the finest mediums and teachers in the UK. The book is a unique collection of his wisdom as well as a wonderful tribute book that honours his life and work. In this combined treasury of his teachings and memories about him, numerous insights and fond recollections are shared alongside various photographs.
Reflections with Glyn Edwards: Compiled and with additional material by Santoshan (Stephen Wollaston)
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2020 by S Wollaston. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Meditations, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
A meditations book of profound and inspiring quotations by Glyn Edwards, who worked throughout the world as a spiritual teacher and medium for over 40 years, and was internationally acclaimed as one of the finest motivational speakers and demonstrators of mediumship in the UK. This beautiful book was released to coincide with what would have been Glyn’s 70th Earth-year.
Realms of Wondrous Gifts: Psychic, Mediumistic and Miraculous Powers in the Great Mystical and Wisdom Traditions (Revised Edition) – With Conversations with Glyn Edwards
Price: Free! Words: 36,330. Language: British English. Published: February 4, 2012 by S Wollaston. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
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An in-depth look at psychic, mediumistic and miraculous powers in the world's great mystical and wisdom traditions. Uncovers key insights into various teachings and practices. This is a thoroughly revised edition that includes two extensive Q&A sections with the renowned UK medium Glyn Edwards. A beneficial interfaith book that draws on both original sources and contemporary understanding.