Hugging Trees in Los Angeles

Hugging Trees in Los Angeles

The Expierience of Communing With Nature

Book - 2014
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When Ari Hahyar set out to learn to commune with nature, he knew little about botany or the mysticism of plants; he knew only the happiness he felt when he would leave his Santa Monica condo for a walk in the woods. In this book, the author explores his neighborhood, the parks and mountains of the city, and natural areas as far away as the Philippines. He attends workshops, plants trees, listens to teachers steeped in the wisdom that comes from the wilderness, and takes inspiration from Thoreau's Walden as well as modern writings -- some scientific, some environmental, some more spiritual in tone. He hopes to reach a level of direct communication with nature, and although that connection often eludes him, he discovers something even more profound: how the gift of exploration and wonder opens his heart and brings him access to his humanity -- Publisher website.
Publisher: Victoria BC, Canada : FriesenPress, 2014.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9781460252826
1460252829
Branch Call Number: 304.2 HAHYAR
304.2
Characteristics: xii, 182 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm

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