[EBOOK / KINDLE] The Spirit of Intimacy Ancient African Teachings in the Ways of Relationships AUTHOR Sobonfu E. Somé


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  • The Spirit of Intimacy Ancient African Teachings in the Ways of Relationships
  • Sobonfu E. Somé
  • en
  • 13 December 2018
  • 9780965377423

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review The Spirit of Intimacy Ancient African Teachings in the Ways of Relationships õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Key Features And Benefits First book by one of the most prominent teachers of indigenous spirituality in the West Draws upon the ancient teachings of native Africa to give insights into the nature of intimate relationships Explains the necessary foundation for healthy lasting relationships spirit community and ritual Explores indigenous ideas of love sex marriage chi. Are your relationships guided by ego and control or are they guided by spirit And what would that look like a relationship guided by spirit Allow Sobonfu to offer the wisdom from pre colonial Bhurkino Faso from the Dagara tribewhere remnants of whole relationships rooted in community and mutual trust and understanding still exist This book is a beautiful and easy to read collection of thoughts debunking the Western notions of romance and privacy

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review The Spirit of Intimacy Ancient African Teachings in the Ways of Relationships õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ldbirth relationship renewal and conflict and applies their teachings to the modem world Powerful insights into the nature of attraction divorce and loss Presents specific rituals and group and private ceremonies to help nourish relationships Suggestions for improving intimate life are based on seminars and workshops given by the author to thousands of students in th. I am resistant to this little book I bought and started it two years ago and finished within two weeks what should have been read in a day I wasn t taking time to digest I was resisting It s a small book with descriptions of and prescriptions for intimacy I m totally into intimacy I write and teach about it all the time which is why my mentor recommended it For some reason I m taking it personally I keep hearing myself think Well isn t there anything good about relationships in the West Then I think about it and there s nothing that can t be improved upon I don t disagree with her I just find what she s describing imposssible I have no idea how to create the community that she says is essential to intimacy Turning the pages made me feel and defeated hence impossible as my descriptor The truth is I m not as resistant as I am disappointedfrustrated that I don t know how to make the world in which her spirit of intimacy thrives Beyond my ego I can appreciate the ideas of spirit and ritual and elders I can certainly learn to activate spirit in my daily life and I appreciate that she says you don t even have to know what to ask for in order to activate the spirit As far as rituals I don t know where to begin to create them abstracted from community and a culture that celebrated ritual I guess I ll have to let spirit do that too I really appreciate her approach to conflict and the need to have ritual to resolve it She is very clear about what Western and urban African societies don t do but she isn t clear about how to reestablish the connection Can it be done alone Will one person s desire for spirit reconnect the entire tribe I guess I m about to find out what really and truly is possible with spirit

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review The Spirit of Intimacy Ancient African Teachings in the Ways of Relationships õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB E US and Western Europe Explores such topics as how to find a partner how to maintain healthy intimate relationships and the meaning of conflict Applies profound teachings of an indigenous people to a complex contemporary world Offers specific rituals for intimate partners and the community which supports them Discusses the nature and role of gay and lesbian sexualit. The Spirit of Intimacy provides a very refreshing prospective of relationships and intimacy in the traditional African setting There is much to think about in this book and it did have me looking at the relationships I maintain with those around me Indeed there may be valuable relationship lessons to be found in its pages even for us living in Western Society Recommended reading


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    [EBOOK / KINDLE] The Spirit of Intimacy Ancient African Teachings in the Ways of Relationships AUTHOR Sobonfu E. Somé Are your relationships guided by ego and control or are they guided by spirit? And what would that look like a relationship

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    Read The Spirit of Intimacy Ancient African Teachings in the Ways of Relationships Sobonfu E. Somé ↠ 6 review Download Å PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Sobonfu E. Somé I'm not usually a big fan of how to books on the subjects of love and relationships but I make exception with this book because it really isn't one Sobonfu she will seem like a dear friend before you've read much has such a warm gentle caring voice the wisdom she shares is of the best and most beautiful sort She helps her readers

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    Read The Spirit of Intimacy Ancient African Teachings in the Ways of Relationships Sobonfu E. Somé ↠ 6 review [EBOOK / KINDLE] The Spirit of Intimacy Ancient African Teachings in the Ways of Relationships AUTHOR Sobonfu E. Somé Very enlightening This little book answered a lot of uestions I had about commitment and about marriage in particular I also noticed a correlati

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    [EBOOK / KINDLE] The Spirit of Intimacy Ancient African Teachings in the Ways of Relationships AUTHOR Sobonfu E. Somé Sobonfu E. Somé ↠ 6 review This is a deceptively simple book about living in relationship with one's self community world and the spirit realm Sobonfu Some portr

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    [EBOOK / KINDLE] The Spirit of Intimacy Ancient African Teachings in the Ways of Relationships AUTHOR Sobonfu E. Somé Read The Spirit of Intimacy Ancient African Teachings in the Ways of Relationships I am resistant to this little book I bought and started it two years ago and finished within two weeks what should have been read in a day I wa

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    Read The Spirit of Intimacy Ancient African Teachings in the Ways of Relationships [EBOOK / KINDLE] The Spirit of Intimacy Ancient African Teachings in the Ways of Relationships AUTHOR Sobonfu E. Somé Download Å PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Sobonfu E. Somé Some is amazing The distinctions she makes between the West's ways of intimate relationships and indigenous ways

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    [EBOOK / KINDLE] The Spirit of Intimacy Ancient African Teachings in the Ways of Relationships AUTHOR Sobonfu E. Somé Download Å PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Sobonfu E. Somé Read The Spirit of Intimacy Ancient African Teachings in the Ways of Relationships The Spirit of Intimacy provides a very refreshing prospective of relationships and intimacy in the traditional African setting There is much to think about in this book and it did have me looking at the relationships I maintain with those around me Indeed there may be valuable relationship lessons to be found in its pages even for us living in Western Society Recommended reading

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    Read The Spirit of Intimacy Ancient African Teachings in the Ways of Relationships [EBOOK / KINDLE] The Spirit of Intimacy Ancient African Teachings in the Ways of Relationships AUTHOR Sobonfu E. Somé Somé's clear and simple writing explains the unexplainable in this short but poignant literary jewel A must read for every person but especially if you are African married and a parent

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    Read The Spirit of Intimacy Ancient African Teachings in the Ways of Relationships Sobonfu E. Somé ↠ 6 review Download Å PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Sobonfu E. Somé I am a simple man Give me anything that Sobobfu writes about the village and I give it 5 stars

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