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Creative Visualization (2006)

by Shakti Gawain

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Good for its time. One of the early "Creative Visualization" books. ( )
  afinch11 | Aug 19, 2013 |
excellent book on self reflecion and visualization on creating what you want in life by using mental imagery and positive affirmations. ( )
  laws | May 26, 2011 |
I found this book a quick, easy to read and understand guide to creative visualization. There are numerous techniques to try as well as any number of suggestions for adapting them to your own unique style. A book well worth the read. ( )
1 vote PardaMustang | May 16, 2011 |
"Creative Visualization has been successfully used in the fields of health, education, business, sports, and the arts for many years. Gawain explains how to use mental imagery and affirmations to produce positive changes in one's life. The book contains meditations and exercises that are aimed at helping the practitioner channel energies in positive directions, strengthen self-esteem, improve overall health, and experience deep relaxation. This is the book that launched a movement."
1 vote saraswati_library_mm | Mar 15, 2010 |
A good introduction to the art of creative visualization . The author gives many examples of visualizations to be used for different reasons. ( )
  dianemb | Jul 26, 2009 |
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Creative visualization is the technique of using your imagination to create what you want in your life.
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When it comes to creating the life you want, Shakti Gawain literally wrote the book. Now considered a classic, Creative Visualization teaches readers how to use their imaginations to manifest their deepest desires. In a straight-talking narrative, Gawain uses the first part to cover the basics, with chapters such as "How to Visualize," "Affirmations," and "Creative Visualization Only Works for the Good." Once she shows readers how visualization actually works, Gawain moves on to loftier discussions, such as "Contacting Your Higher Self," "Meeting Your Guide," "Setting Goals," and "Treasure Maps."

Fear not; this isn't a spiritual-lightweight book for people with a severe case of the "gimmes." Gawain has her priorities in the right place, and she cautions readers that creative visualization will not serve greed or shallow-minded thinking. For example, she discourages the cycle of trying to have more money, so you can do what you want in life, so you will be happier. "The way it actually works is the reverse," she explains. "You must first be who you really are, then do what you need to do, in order to have what you want." Yet she also writes an excellent chapter on letting go of the misguided guilt that inhibits readers from becoming truly prosperous. --Gail Hudson

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Creative visualization: the complete book. This pioneering bestseller and perennial favorite helped launch a new movement in the self-help and personal growth field. Listeners around the world have found this audio to be beneficial; many have found that it changes their lives dramatically, for the better. It is one of the clearest explanations ever on the art of using mental imagery and affirmations to produce positive changes in your life.… (more)

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