Einstein and the Rabbi: Searching for the Soul (Compact Disc)

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By Naomi Levy, Naomi Levy (Read by)
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The soul: that mysterious thing that guides our lives and may or may not survive our deaths. In these times, where the line between spiritual and self-help is often ambiguous, it is hard to find a book the manages this intersection as effectively as Rabbi Levy does. As I read – underling, making notes, and re-reading – I was touched, enlightened, and comforted. This book provides anecdotes and insights that inform us in profound ways about how to live our lives. 

— Roxanne


"It would be hard to find a more upbeat, moving, and loving narrative than this...Speaking with a slight Brooklyn accent, she tells listeners that she views life as a tremendous opportunity for love, healing, and insight." -- AudioFile Magazine

This program is read by the author.

A bestselling author and rabbi's profoundly affecting exploration of the meaning and purpose of the soul, inspired by the famous correspondence between Albert Einstein and a grieving rabbi.

"A human being is part of the whole, called by us 'Universe, ' a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts, and feelings as something separate from the rest--a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness..." --Albert Einstein

When Rabbi Naomi Levy came across this poignant letter by Einstein it shook her to her core. His words perfectly captured what she has come to believe about the human condition: That we are intimately connected, and that we are blind to this truth. Levy wondered what had elicited such spiritual wisdom from a man of science? Thus began a three-year search into the mystery of Einstein's letter, and into the mystery of the human soul. What emerges is an inspiring, deeply affecting audiobook for people of all faiths filled with universal truths that will help us reclaim our own souls and glimpse the unity that has been evading us. We all long to see more expansively, to live up to our gifts, to understand why we are here. In Eintstein and the Rabbi, Levy leads us on a breathtaking journey full of wisdom, empathy and humor, challenging us to wake up and heed the voice calling from within--a voice beckoning us to become who we were born be.

About the Author

NAOMI LEVY is the author of the national bestseller To Begin Again, as well as Talking to God and Hope Will Find You. She is the founder and leader of NASHUVA, a groundbreaking Jewish spiritual outreach movement based in L.A. Levy was named one of the top 50 rabbis in America by Newsweek and has appeared on The Oprah Winfrey Show, The Today Show, and on NPR.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781427295002
ISBN-10: 142729500X
Publisher: MacMillan Audio
Publication Date: September 5th, 2017
Language: English