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Jyoti For Kids: A Meditative Technique of Purification by the Light
Orange Palm Publications is pleased to announce that their first book for children, by Simhananda, won the prestigious 2011 Silver Nautilus Book Award in the ‘Children’s Books with Audio’ category.
Practicing the Jyoti will help the child improve his concentration, boost his self-confidence and self-esteem, engendering a calm feeling of well-being. Jyoti can also be of aid to that special child who is experiencing certain academic difficulties, tough relationships, or wearisome health problems.
Through this original visual meditation the child will gradually make contact with his friend the Light, which in turn, will entertain more positive thoughts about himself, others, and his environment as a whole. After all, Jyoti is a Sanskrit term which signifies ‘Light’. For 5-12 year olds.
A book that inspired…
Having practiced the Jyoti (for adults) for a few years, and being familiar with its potential benefits first hand, a social worker had the idea to adapt this technique for her clientele of sick children. One day, while narrating to one of her young patients, the father of this child asked for pencil and paper to note the steps for this visualization that was so helpful for his child. Encouraged by these positive results, she proposed a Jyoti for kids edition to Orange Palm Publications…
About the author
Simhananda is an award winning author of photographic and inspirational books, and has been an experienced speaker for approximately 40 years. Erudite, poet, music lover and art collector, this avid ‘terra’ traveler captures the essence of his many travels through his photography and writings. He lives near Montreal, Canada.
Jyoti for Kids: A Meditative Technique of Purification by the Light, by Simhananda
Softcover (CD included) ― 28 pages
23 color photos and illustrations
Dimensions: 16 x 19 cm (6.25 x 7.5 inches)
Weight: 0.11 kg (0.25 lb)
Cost: $22.95 CAD
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