369: Mirabai Starr on the Divine Feminine
Mirabai Starr is an award-winning author of creative non-fiction and contemporary translations of sacred literature. She taught Philosophy and World Religions at the University of New Mexico-Taos for 20 years and now teaches and speaks internationally on contemplative practice and inter-spiritual dialog. Her latest book is called, WILD MERCY: Living the Fierce & Tender Wisdom of the Women Mystics.
In this episode, Eric and Mirabai explore the intersection of interspirituality and the divine feminine – specifically, as it shows up in her life and in the life of the women mystics whose stories she tells.
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In This Interview, Mirabai Starr and I discuss the Divine Feminine and…
- Her book, WILD MERCY: Living the Fierce & Tender Wisdom of the Women Mystics
- A few of her favorite women mystics
- The Divine Feminine Energy
- Belief structures that no longer serve us well
- Being engaged in the world as a spiritual practice
- How drawing from many spiritual traditions is like digging one well with many different tools
- The way she has created her spiritual practice over time
- Feminine wisdom teachings
- The morning rituals that start her day
- The practice of the Sabbath
- The link between creativity, spirituality, and mysticism
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