When Loss Leads to Transformation with Mirabai Starr
May 29, 2016•56 min
Aired Sunday, 29 May 2016, 9:00 PM ET
Have you ever noticed how a moment of profound loss can change everything in a person’s life?
Maybe you have personally experienced the death of a loved one, a serious health diagnosis, or the loss of a job, a community, or a way of life. Radical change can uproot our lives, shatter our foundation, and can also open us to vast new inner landscapes that we never knew existed.
Join Sylvia and her wonderful guest Mirabai Starr and hear Mirabai’s remarkable story of how her spiritual journey began the day her daughter died.
About the Guest Mirabai Starr
Mirabai Starr is an adjunct professor of philosophy and world religions at the University of New Mexico-Taos.
She is the author of Caravan Of No Despair: A Memoir Of Loss And Transformation. Mirabai is best known for her acclaimed translations of Dark Night Of The Soul and The Interior Castle, as well as God of Love.
Mirabai speaks and teaches nationally and internationally on the teaches of the