Shakti Gawain is a teacher and author of several popular personal development
She is most well known for her early best seller, "Creative
Visualization," in which she taught readers how to create their dream
lives. Since then she has sold over 10 million books that have been translated
into over 30 languages.
About Shakti Gawain
Shakti Gawain was born in 1948.
In the 1970s, she started a small publishing company with Marc
Allen. She published her first book, "Creative Visualization
with a loan from her mother. Her book grew to become an
international bestseller and the publishing company grew into
one of the largest publishers of New Age and personal
Shakti Gawain eventually left New
and started another publishing company with her
husband called Nataraj Publishing
. New World Library acquired
Nataraj Publishing in 1998 and continues to publish personal
development books under that name as an imprint.
addition to her work as a publisher and writer, Shakti Gawain
has frequently been in the media spreading her message about
living a fulfilled and balanced life. She has appeared on
Oprah, Larry King, Good Morning America, Leeza, Sonya Live,
New Dimensions Radio, and America's Talking. She has also been
written about in New Age Journal, New Woman, and Time Magazine.
Through her books, media appearances, and workshops, she
teaches thousands of people how to develop increased awareness
and create whole lives. Her work seeks to heal people of all
types of problems including emotional, mental, physical, and
spiritual. Using techniques she implements in her own life,
Shakti Gawain teaches others how to get in touch with their
own intuition in order to find deeper meaning and purpose in
Books By Shakti Gawain
"Creative Visualization: Use
the Power of Your Imagination to Create What You Want in Your
" is available as a book, ebook, and audio book.
Originally published in 1978, this has become one of the most
popular personal development books by Shakti Gawain. It
teaches readers how to use affirmations and visualization to
get the things they want in life whether it is better health,
sports excellence, prosperity, improved self-esteem, stress
relief, or improved relationships.
" is a companion paperback to the
bestselling "Creative Visualization" book. In this work,
Shakti Gawain offers readers step-by-step exercises to follow
for making positive changes. This 144 page book contains new
material as well that relates to clearing and creating core
"Living in the Light: Follow Your Inner
Guidance to Create a New Life and a New World
" is available in
book and ebook format. In this book, Shakti Gawain teaches
readers how to channel the Universe, and act on intuition in
order to enhance creativity and personal fulfillment. This
book offers guidance for transforming personal aspects such as
health, money, and spiritual growth. It also tackles making
national and global changes by living in the light.
in the Light: Daily Thoughts and Affirmations
" is to be used
for daily exercises. A thought and an exercise such as
meditation or affirmations are presented for each day so
readers can make gradual and steady changes in their lives.
"The Four Levels of Healing: A Guide to Balancing the
Spiritual, Mental, Emotional, and Physical Aspects of Life
" is available as a book and audio book. In this work, Shakti
Gawain teaches about the four areas that need to be balanced
and healed: mental, emotional, spiritual, and physical. She
explains that only when these aspects are in balance can true
healing of the physical and spiritual body take place. She
offers exercises throughout the book so her message can be put
"Creating True Prosperity
" is a classic
work by Shakti Gawain that is available as a book, ebook, and
audio book. This is one of the more popular personal
development books on the subject of prosperity. She teaches
the path to true prosperity is to seek happiness that is not
dependent upon material possessions or circumstances in life.
Gawain teaches readers about the three views of money: the
transcendent spiritual view, New Age ideas, and materialistic
philosophy, and suggests that true prosperity is about balance
and personal satisfaction rather than the accumulation of
money and objects.
"Awakening: A Daily Guide to
" contains 365 entries, one for each day of
the year. This is a good book to give as a gift and to use for
daily meditation. Each entry contains a teaching and
affirmation to use for the day.
Practical Guidance for Daily Life
" is available as a book,
ebook, and audio book. This work by Shakti Gawain contains
stories from her life and from her clients that illustrate the
advice she offers. The book also contains exercises from her
workshops that help readers develop intuitive abilities.
"The Path of Transformation: How Healing Ourselves Can
Change the World
" is a book and ebook. In this work, Shakti
Gawain teaches readers that healing their relationships with
themselves, others, and with money, can culminate in bringing
about change on a planetary level.
"Meditations: Creative Visualization and Meditation Exercises to Enrich Your
" is an audio book, ebook, and book. This work contains a
collection of meditations from Shakti Gawain that helps
readers tap into their creativity, cultivate intuition, and
improve their lives.
"Return to the Garden
" is a book
by Shakti Gawain where she shares details of her life,
struggles, and lessons learned. Through her story, she
inspires others to work towards increasing awareness through
Shakti Gawain as Teacher and Mentor
Shakti Gawain not
only spreads her teachings through her popular personal development
books, she also hosts workshops and offers individual mentoring and
counseling sessions. Her workshops include day-long sessions held in
her home where she teaches personal development techniques to small
groups. The techniques include practices such as meditation and
For those who wish to learn on a
one-on-one basis, Shakti Gawain offers phone consultations and
personal counseling sessions.
She also stays active on the internet
through daily readings on her website, Facebook, and Twitter. What
began over 25 years ago as a basic mission to teach people the art
of creative visualization, became a decades long mission for
bringing more light into people's lives and the planet.
proven personal development techniques such as visualization,
affirmations, clearing, and goal setting, Shakti Gawain teaches it
is possible to live a happy and fulfilled life enriched with healthy
relationships and abundance.
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