Nicholas and Helena Roerich: The Spiritual Journey of Two by Ruth A Drayer

By Ruth A Drayer

In her newest identify, Ruth Drayer offers a genuine account of the 2 Russian visionaries who believed good looks may resolve the world's difficulties and unify humanity. companions in all issues, charismatic Nicholas (1874-1947) was once an the world over acclaimed artist, writer, bold explorer, conservationist, archeologist, humanitarian and peacemaker, whereas his spouse, Helena (1879 - 1955), used to be a instructor and healer in addition to the encouraged co-author of the 'Agni Yoga' sequence. this is often the 1st booklet in English to interweave the Agni Yoga writings and the Roerichs' dating with their religious instructor in with their attention-grabbing travels, disclosing the long-hidden tale of the Roerichs' reference to Tibetan Buddhism. notwithstanding it might probably learn like a story, Drayer takes us at the real-life adventures of the Roerichs as they commute to the main distant and unsafe areas of India, China, Mongolia, the Gobi, Tibet and Siberia. We endure witness because the couple flees the Bolshevik Revolution of 1917 Russia and as they come in ny urban within the fall of 1920 the place they later based the 1st tuition that teaches all the arts lower than one roof. We event their trials and tribulations because the Roerichs trek in the course of the following years.

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