The 5 Minute Library

Ira Gopal and Piyushi Sharma

Introducing The 5 Minute Library, where we explore books that read you. Whether you can’t get sleep until you finish a book, or have a large booklist you’re still getting around to reading, or are looking for something to curl up with when it’s rainy outside, this podcast service aims to reach out to you. Each 5-minute episode is a personal review of a book that could potentially change your life, be it fiction, self-help, poetry, or more. See you in five! read less
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Unveiling the Divine Feminine: Exploring "Goddesses in Everywoman" by Jean Shinoda Bolen
03-12-2023
Unveiling the Divine Feminine: Exploring "Goddesses in Everywoman" by Jean Shinoda Bolen
In this enchanting episode of The 5 Minute Library podcast, we delve into the captivating realm of archetypes and goddesses with a profound book review of "Goddesses in Everywoman" by the insightful Jean Shinoda Bolen. Join us as we navigate the intricate tapestry of feminine psychology, exploring the rich tapestry of Athena, Artemis, Aphrodite, and Hestia. Bolen's groundbreaking work sheds light on the intricate dance between mythology and the modern woman's psyche, revealing how these ancient archetypes continue to shape and influence our lives. Our host Piyushi Sharma takes you on a journey through the pages of the book, unraveling the threads that connect us to these powerful goddesses. From the strategic wisdom of Athena to the untamed spirit of Artemis, the magnetic allure of Aphrodite, and the serene hearth of Hestia, we explore how these archetypes manifest in the diverse facets of women's lives. Discover how embracing and understanding these goddesses can empower and illuminate the path to self-discovery and personal growth. As we engage in a thoughtful and thought-provoking discussion, we reflect on the timeless relevance of these archetypes and their resonance in contemporary society. How do Athena, Artemis, Aphrodite, and Hestia manifest in the lives of modern women? What insights can we glean from the intersections of mythology and psychology? Join us for a conversation that transcends time and space, celebrating the goddesses within every woman.