Jersey Yogi: The Unintentional Enlightenment of an Uptight Man

Jersey Yogi The Unintentional Enlightenment of an Uptight Man As he stood stark naked in his massage seminar Jim wondered just how he an average guy from a cookie cutter neighborhood in the suburbs had come to find himself there An improbable series of coinci

  • Title: Jersey Yogi: The Unintentional Enlightenment of an Uptight Man
  • Author: Jim Starr
  • ISBN: 9780990449324
  • Page: 399
  • Format: ebook
  • As he stood stark naked in his massage seminar, Jim wondered just how he, an average guy from a cookie cutter neighborhood in the suburbs, had come to find himself there An improbable series of coincidences had shaken him out of his comfortable life and into a world of New Age healing, spirituality and ashrams He was on a path, in spite of himself.Like so many men in MatAs he stood stark naked in his massage seminar, Jim wondered just how he, an average guy from a cookie cutter neighborhood in the suburbs, had come to find himself there An improbable series of coincidences had shaken him out of his comfortable life and into a world of New Age healing, spirituality and ashrams He was on a path, in spite of himself.Like so many men in Matawan, NJ, Jim Starr was essentially normal doing his best, working for a living, paying bills, raising a family, and looking forward to the weekend bbq with friends But what he was called to do following a devastating sports injury was so far from normal, it left him forever changed This story is about a journey to the source, and further still, a journey to the source of the source Jim, with his friend Don, took a chance to find the very source of the holy Ganges River in India without a guide, without understanding the language, and without anything to prove other than he could do it And on his journey through India, a culture he could barely comprehend, he faced a life or death struggle and found the source within himself.So the next time you encounter a dude from New Jersey, perhaps sitting next to you on a crowded commuter train, you won t know what his adventures have been He may have never sought the ultimate source of his purpose, but perhaps he has taken the chance of a lifetime In fact, you may just be sitting next to Jersey Yogi.

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    1 thought on “Jersey Yogi: The Unintentional Enlightenment of an Uptight Man”

    1. This is a beautiful memoir about a man who was injured by playing a favorite sport, received rolfing treatment for the constant pain, and unintentionally found inner peace and enlightenment on his journey to learn to become a certified Rolfer. I enjoyed reading about Mr. Starr's journey and learning about chanting, meditation, and seva. I personally am not well versed with these activities, but am interested in learning more. The practice of "letting go" that Mr. Starr constantly refers to is a [...]

    2. I found that this book is about a man going through a mid-life crisis in his late 30's, at least he didn't go after younger women, fast cars or whatever people do in a mid-life crisis. He realized what an uptight judgemental, narrow-minded, self-center person he was becoming. After he hurt is back badly at a handball tournament he suffered years afterwards with back pain, he knew he needed something else to get relief from the constant pain he was in and modern medicine wasn't doing it for him, [...]

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