If you are fond of flowers and would like to know the influence they have on religious beliefs and related testimonies, then giving a thorough read to “Blooms and Blessings” can certainly make your day. The book is not about the usual and conventional stuff about flowers, rather there is a new and unexplored side of blooms, which you may not have heard of before.
If you would like to dig down deep and have an idea of how flowers are integral to any ritual or a religious ceremony, then this book contains everything you need to know about. Blooms can pave the way for blessings, and if you would like to know how, then “Blooms and Blessings” offers you a complete and comprehensive guide for you to enjoy.
The book contains the history of rituals and flower use that spread across almost the entire world. The insights of this book are not just restricted to a certain place; rather almost every part of the world is covered in this book. From Ancient Europe to the Modern West, the theories of this book are equally applicable and supported by documentary evidence. The stories and expeditions shared in the book make it more exciting for the readers who have little interest in plain content.
Once you read a single page of this book, you will certainly want more of it, not just because of the way the information is presented, but the visual presentation is another factor that adds to the level of excitement for the readers. The title itself is so mesmerizing that many people may not resist giving it a read at the earliest. If you are thinking along the same lines, then do not resist your temptation and serve your appetite for quality readership by going through this amazing piece of literary work, which is well crafted, beautifully presented and knit together with plenty of quotes related to flowers and their influence on our daily lives.
Flowers and World Religions
The best thing about the book is perhaps the fact that it caters to the requirements and religious sentiments of people belonging to almost every religion. It does not conform to any particular religious activity; rather it gives a unique, meaningful and comprehensive idea of how flowers are influential in terms of majority of the religious rituals. Starting with Buddhism, the book gives a detailed explanation of how flowers are symbolized by Buddhists. The significance of water lily in Buddhism is immense, and to know more about it, particularly how this flower affects and enlightens the life of Buddhists, you need to read the entire book.
Christian beliefs in respect of flowers and their influence are also highlighted. You will come to know many new aspects of Christianity that mostly relate to flowers and their significance in religious rituals. If you aren’t sure of how flowers influence the wedding and other related ceremonies, then don’t forget to give “Blooms and Blessings” a read.
Flowers also play a key role in regards to the religious and other Hindu ceremonies. If you are interested in knowing as to how it works out for Hindus, then this book is the ideal go-to guide for you. Whether it be the wedding or any other traditional or religious ritual, Hinduism is also influenced by flowers. Muslim culture and civilization depicts the significance of bloom. “Blooms and Blessings” gives a detailed orientation with accurate examples regarding the influence and use of flowers in Islam. The book also highlights the customary and obligatory use of flowers in Islam, and points out as to how it differs from other religions of the world. It also makes it easier for the readers to understand various religions of the world in terms of the influence of flowers on various religious activities.