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L'autobiographie d'un moine indien (French Edition) by Shri Purohit Swami

By Shri Purohit Swami

Témoignage d'une Inde aujourd'hui disparue celle des fakirs, des authentiques « renonçants » cheminant le lengthy des routes et des faiseurs de miracles , cette autobiographie est aussi un récit d'aventures qui raconte l. a. quête spirituelle d'un homme hors du commun. C'est W. B. Yeats (prix Nobel de littérature, 1923) qui l'a initiée, lui qui, après sa rencontre à Londres avec le yogi Shri Purohit Swami, est si émerveillé par son histoire qu'il lui demande aussitôt d'écrire « une vie concrète, pas une philosophie abstraite ». Le résultat est au-delà de ses espérances puisqu'il trouve ce « livre exceptionnellement beau en même temps que tout à fait distinctive ».

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