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The great work of your life : a guide for the journey to your true calling / Stephen Cope.

Cope, Stephen. (Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Stan Getz Library L1170.C67 G74 2012 37684001074034 Career Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780553807516
  • ISBN: 055380751X
  • Physical Description: xxvi, 272 p. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, c2012.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Krishna's counsel on the field of battle. The four pillars of Dharma -- The first pillar : "Look to your Dharma". Jane Goodall : trust in the gift ; Henry David Thoreau : think of the small as large ; Walt Whitman : listen for the call of the times -- The second pillar : "Do it full out!". Robert Frost : find out who you are and do it on purpose ; Susan B. Anthony : unify! ; Camille Corot : practice deliberately -- The third pillar: "Let go of the fruits". John Keats : let desire give birth to aspiration ; Marion Woodman : when difficulties arise, see them as Dharma ; Ludwig van Beethoven : turn the wound into light -- The fourth pillar : "Turn it over to God". Harriet Tubman : walk by faith ; Mohandas K. Ghandi : take yourself to zero -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.:
An inspiring meditation on living a purposeful life draws on the wisdom of the Bhagavad Gita to present the spiritually relevant story of a young warrior in crisis and God in disguise.
Subject: Spiritual biography > Hinduism.
Vocation > Hinduism.
Bhagavadgītā > Criticism, interpretation, etc.

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