A Grateful Heart: Daily Blessings for the Evening Meal from Buddha to the Beatles

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M J Ryan
Conari Press, 2002 M10 1 - 280 páginas
Now in paperback, A Grateful Heart is a tool to help readers reclaim and enrich the tradition of pausing before the evening meal to give thanks. Drawing from a range of religious and cultural practices, these 365 blessings celebrate friendship, love, peace, reconciliation, the body, nature, joy, and appreciation of the moment. This illustrated feast for the mind includes quotations from Martin Luther King Jr., Thich Nhat Hanh, Gandhi, Rumi, Mother Teresa, Helen Keller, Denise Levertov, the Bible, and the Tao Te Ching.
 

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Introduction
1
Fall
5
Winter
71
Spring
127
Summer
191
Index
253
Acknowledgments
261
Copyright Acknowledgments
263
About the Editor
267
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M.J. Ryan is an inspirational speaker and human development expoert, and author of several bestselling books including This Year I Will..., The Happiness Makeover: How to Teach Yourself to Be Happy and Enjoy Every Day and Attitudes of Gratitude. She lives in the San Francisco Bay area with her family.

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