This book is meant for parents, teachers, and all who are interested in education based on spiritual values. Included in the book are the views of Swami Sivananda, Mata Amritanandamayi, Krishnamurti, Aurobindo and other great spiritual masters on education. Also included are many practical examples using mandaras, meditation, different yoga and story-telling as aids to spiritually value-based education.
The author gives a detailed description of schools based on spiritual ideals in the West as well as in the East Purnima Zweers’s experience of India’s ashrams and spiritual traditions, as well as her awareness of the importance of value-based education, makes her feel that no effort should be spared to build up a generation with strong character, ethical values and moral principles. The well-being of the world depends on the education of our children. Anyone interested in spiritually-based education will surely appreciate this book.