Can a bhakti yogi find happiness labeling and watching the breath? Ram Dass reveals how vipassana meditation has enriched his devotional practice, relationships and commitment to service.
For Vimala Thakar, social activism is an expression of spiritual inquiry. She discusses her Ghandian development work in India and the “psychic starvation” she sees in the affluent West.
CHOP WOOD CARRY WATER: A Guide to Finding Spiritual Fulfillment in Everyday Life, by Rick Fields with Peggy Taylor, Rex Weyler and Rick Ingrasci
Reviewed By Marc Estrin
(287 pp. Jeremy P. Tarcher, Inc., 1984)