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Blessing of the Animals
Celebrating Our Kinship with All Creation
Gary Kowalski
ISBN: 9781590564097
Book (Paperback)
Lantern Publishing & Media, Lantern Publishing & Media
5 x 8
176 pages
November 1, 2012


Come in to the Cathedral of the Earth to worship and to . . . Find out how "swarm intelligence" is creating smarter phone systems inspired by creativity and collective wisdom of the common ant. Discover what happens when a vision ary artist travels to Africa to bury the portraits of 23 primates who died in a Philadelphia zoo. Ponder how cultures as diverse as the Cheroke, Chinese, Egyptians, and ancient Hindus identified the night's brightest star with a canine spirit guide. Explore how meditaion practice helps a Buddhist beekeeper fend off a disease that threatens most of the world's honeybees. These true stories and many more will make you laugh, weep, and marvel at the amazing creatures who share out planet, from the earthworm to the elephant, and in Blessings of the Animals.

Gary Kowalski is a minister, author and activist for the ethical treatment of animals. He has written numerous books, including The Souls of Animals and Revolutionary Spirits: The Enlightened Faith of America's Founding Fathers. Kowalski serves the First Unitarian Universalist Society of Burlington, Vermont.
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