In view of celebrating the Earth Day on April 22, we selected few books on ecology and mysticism in nature. Here is a quick look at each of them.
Offers 365 earth-friendly activities for deepening your physical and spiritual connection to nature. This title includes practical, soul-centred tasks-meditations, craft projects, gardening and outdoor activities, journal exercises, and more – are organized by the Wheel of the Year.
Living Earth Devotional: 365 Green Practices for Sacred Connection
James Lovelock, one of the giants of environmental thinking, argues passionately and poetically that, although global warming is now inevitable, we are not yet too late to save at least part of human civilization.
The Revenge of Gaia: Why the Earth Is Fighting Back – and How We Can Still Save Humanity
Wild Spirituality shares a way of living well that is as unique as the individual experiencing it. It offers a direct means of witnessing reality in all its aspects, revealing a way to the green heart of being that is untamed but never undisciplined.
Wild Spirituality: Journey to the Green Heart of Being
Sacred Economics traces the history of money from ancient gift economies to modern capitalism, revealing how the money system has contributed to alienation, competition, and scarcity, destroyed community, and necessitated endless growth. Today, these trends have reached their extreme—but in the wake of their collapse, we may find great opportunity to transition to a more connected, ecological, and sustainable way of being.
Sacred Economics: Money, Gift, and Society in the Age of Transition
North Atlantic Books
This beautifully illustrated book presents a unique history of how people have worked with nature. Jeremy Naydler argues that gardening is best regarded as a sacred art, connecting human beings with nature and the earth in a truly spiritual way.