Dr. Lawrence Edwards Dr. Lawrence Edwards is the president of The Kundalini Research Network, as well as the founder of a Kundalini support website,kundalinisupport.org. He is the founder and director of the Anam Cara Foundation and a contributing author to the Sounds True anthology Kundalini Rising: Exploring the Energy of Awakening. Lawrence has practiced and taught meditation for over 40 years, is a board-certified neurotherapist, a licensed psychotherapist, and has been on the faculty of New York Medical College since 1998. He is the author of the critically acclaimed book on Kundalini, The Soul's Journey: Guidance From The Divine Within and Kali's Bazaar. He leads retreats on the Mysteries of the Divine Feminine and Awakening Kundalini.
"This book is 'state of the art'--the most comprehensive discussion of the universal life force, Kundalini. Edwards shows us, in unprecedented depth, each step of our spiritual development." --Charles L. Whitfield, MD, author of Choosing God; and Barbara H. Whitfield, RT, author of Spiritual Awakenings "This book is an incomparable aid in taking us beyond the confines of the delusionary certainties of our ego mind toward the experience of the deepest ground of our own being." --Anne Baring, author of The Dream of the Cosmos "A balanced treatment of the psychological process encountered in inner work, including important discussions on the healthful role of the ego mind and working with our shadow in the process of Kundalini awakening." --Rev. Mary B. O'Malley, MD, PhD "Wise, elegant, and inspiring." --Lee Lyon, founder and director of the Foundation for Integrative Meditation "This book is a revelation that is a service to all of us. It is remarkably clear, beautifully poetic, and so powerful." --Andrew Hahn, PsyD, founder and director of the Guided Self Healing Training Institute "This book is an indispensable guide for anyone on the path of spiritual awakening. Dr. Edwards has devoted his life to studying and practicing the unfolding process of Kundalini, the subtle spiritual energy within everyone that leads to the highest states of consciousness. His depth of knowledge, personal experiences, and devotional poems illuminate the pages of this extraordinary book. Acknowledged worldwide for his professional experience in guiding people along the spiritual path-particularly through the mysteries of advanced yogic practice-Dr. Edwards is a gifted and compassionate guide. His devotional journey will inspire all who read his book. It is destined to become a classic in the field." --Olivia Ames Hoblitzelle, author of Ten Thousand Joys & Ten Thousand Sorrows: A Couple's Journey through Alzheimer's "Your descriptions, explanations, and in-depth experiences of the chakras are excellent." --Marion Woodman, author of Dancing in the Flames "You have a magnificent, great story to tell." --Joseph Chilton Pearce, author of The Biology of Transcendence