From a recovering addict, musician, and tattooed indie culturist: a guidebook for today’s generation of spiritual misfits who crave a dogma-free path. Editorial Reviews. From Booklist. Grosso, who contributes to Huffington Post and other media Indie Spiritualist guides readers to greater awareness and love.” ( Ram Dass, author of Be Here Now) “You awaken your True spirit by way of the. Indie Spiritualist has ratings and 33 reviews. Anastasia said: Author Chris Grosso Separates the Wheat From the BullshitWith a table of contents th.
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Open Preview See a Problem? These interests all form the crux of the book which is a compilation of short stories relating his journey both as apiritualist recovering addict, as well as someone who has worked with intense suffering only to then embark on a path of self-inquiry and spiritual inquisitiveness to discover a more meaningful life. It is an unflinching look at both the beauty and the grotesque and is a brave work in this respect.
He is also very active on his YouTube channel, AwakenWithJP, where he encourages healing and growth through his entertainingly informative and inspiring videos. It is an accessible spiritual book for both youth and those who are young at heart. Aug 10, Kimber rated it really liked it.
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He almost lost me whe Chris did spirituqlist good job of explaining his spiritual journey and the different ways he was able to introduce spirituality spirutualist his life. Thank you so much for everything you do to help others and thank you for inspiring and empowering me!
I felt like I was worth something. Spiritua,ist recommend this book to anyone and everyone. Oh, and as much as I am a fan of highlighting certain ideas with swearing to create more power, he was overusing and using f-bombs in the wrong places. In his documentary Champion, Danny says he hopes to be remembered as somebody who helped, and after spending the time that I did with him, and seeing his sincereity first hand, I have no doubt in my mind that he will.
He shares many of the teachings that resonate with him as well as recounts experiences and mentors that helped him on his spiritual path.
Indie Spiritualist: A No Bullshit Exploration of Spirituality
And he was as considerate, compassionate, and open as his writing. Nov 02, Joshua Allison rated it it was amazing Shelves: I do wish this book and Dharma Punx would have been available when I was younger but the world wasn’t ready then.
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Jun 30, Dick Harding rated it really liked it. It lacked deepness, seemed basic and I was not connected to this ideology. Mar 05, Angela rated it it was amazing. I am so grateful for everything you do. Apr 17, Sara Rietsch rated inide it was amazing.
Indie Spiritualist is the first book from Chris Grosso, a multi-faith, multi-disciplinary chap who runs a website of spirituwlist same name. Many will take what indke can from this and leave the rest. I tried reading through the book once just to read it.
I would have liked to see a more cogent theme throughou I have mixed feelings about this book. I genuinely enjoyed this book.
It has opened my eyes so much compared to other books I have read.
Jonas Elrod is a southern writer and director, grew up in GA with a deep appreciation for story as a means for change. It’s an impressive project and helps take the reader and now listener onto another plane. I don’t care how special your personal philosophy is, if you can’t write you shouldn’t write.
By addressing our complacency and avoiding the spirituality culture, Chris Grosso encourages us to look our mortality square in the eye, recognizing and acknowledging it, that we may explore a deeper spiritual relationship with ourselves. He created the popular hub for all things alternative, independent, and spiritual Chris Grosso is an independent culturist, freelance writer, spiritual aspirant, recovering addict, and musician.
LOVE, love, love this book! A No Bullshit Exploration of Spirituality author, Chris Grossois brutally honest as he shares his journey in carving out a path in his own darkness to find personal meaning and true value in his own spiritual truth.
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Indie Spiritualist: A No Bullshit Exploration of Spirituality by Chris Grosso
I love how brutally honest he is, not covering it up with bullshit to make it seem like it was better than what it was. Mantralogy also partners with The Call and Response Foundation, an organization that brings Sacred Music to at risk youth, and into prisons.
Apr 11, Stacia rated it it was amazing. I enjoyed this book for its honesty and giving a name to the spirituality I have practiced for years. I can see him pissing over the side. I registered a book at BookCrossing. Sep 05, Tyrone rated it really liked it. Luckily, I, along with some close friends who also love the Deftones were able to come up with a quick interview in the short time we had!
To sum this up, I feel like the section B should have been an entire book, as it had some deeper theories and interesting tips, but section A and his life story did absolutely nothing to me.
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From a epiritualist addict, musician, and tattooed indie culturist: Your book and my journal were in my bag. Mar 26, Darlene rated it really liked it. Nov 10, Sharon rated it it was amazing Shelves: If you are looking for a truly honest approach to spirituality, please check out this book!!
But I can’t stay mad at you Tommy Rosen is a yoga teacher, writer, and addiction recovery expert who has spent the last two decades immersed in yoga, recovery and wellness. It was like listening to a friend telling you stories of his life that got him to where he is now.
Because of your support in workshops and in your books I am working towards my dreams.