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Booksigning and Talk “Let There be Light” with Andrew Vidich
May 26, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDTFree
Aum Shanti Bookshop invites you to a free talk and book signing with author and lecturer Andrew Vidich, Ph.D. in celebration of his latest book, Let There Be Light: Experiencing Inner Light Across the World’s Sacred Traditions. Dr. Vidich is a frequent and popular lecturer at CRS.
Let There Be Light celebrates the splendor of radiant Light that has been known, embodied and taught by mystics, saints and sages over the millennia. Readers at every level will enjoy this book for its insights and message of hope: Light is available to all who seek it with humility and grace.
In this book author Andrew Vidich and artist Arthur Stein celebrate individuals who have experienced this divine light. Numerous esoteric references to Inner Light appear not only in the scriptures of the distant past, but also within the personal experiential accounts by Masters, sages, and seers across the centuries. The book also draws upon wisdom stories and tales from many cultural and ethnic traditions.
Andrew Vidich Ph.D. is an award winning author, educator, and transformational speaker in the fields of spirituality, mysticism, and death and dying. He is the author and/or editor of five books. Dr. Vidich has been an adjunct assistant professor of religion at Manhattan College and at Iona College in New Rochelle where he has taught courses in the nature and experience of religion, meditation, and death and dying. He lectures and presents seminars and trainings at educational and religious institutions, conferences, radio and TV shows, throughout the world on a variety of leadership topics.
He is a founding member of The Interfaith Council of New York, a not-forprofit interfaith organization, as well as a member of the council of trustees of The Temple of Understanding, a global interfaith organization, which promotes understanding and cooperation across all religions and faiths. He has been meditating for over 45 years. He has participated as a presenter and/or facilitator in each of the five global Parliaments of the World’s Religions held between 1993–2015.