Mysticism transcends the boundaries of traditions, fusing them in the experience of the Divine, beyond all knowledge. Spanish mystic and poet Saint John of the Cross, famous for timeless writings like Dark Night of the Soul, shares a wealth of insights on the soul’s unfoldment. This humble Carmelite friar, who played a major role in the Catholic Reformation of the 16th century, teaches us the secrets of a love that can transform even our most painful experiences into a blissful union with Oneness.
Juliana Cesano is a second-generation Theosophist and has been actively involved with the Society’s work for over twenty years. She volunteered for two years at the international headquarters in Chennai, India, and has been part of the staff at the headquarters of the Theosophical Society in America for the last ten years. She is a certified yoga teacher, 200 CYT, and is currently the manager of the Quest Book Shop.