Friday, May 12, 2017

How to Add Meaning to Your Life

Stephen Cope, best-selling author, psychotherapist, and senior yoga teacher at Kripalu,
talks about finding your true purpose and leading an amazing, passionate life. Get ready to take a deep dive into the teachings of the Bhagavad Gita and dharma! Stephen starts by explaining what the Bhagavad Gita is, and defines dharma—our true place and purpose in life. He goes on to explain why you may not need to quit your job to find enlightenment and to discover your unique role in life. Stephen also delves into the meaning mortality has in our life’s calling, the idea of selfishness, and the difference between aspiration and desire. Stephen offers great stories from famous historical figures such as Beethoven and Robert Frost, who grappled with creating great works of art and craving outward success.