If you want to explore the energy and beauty of auras, simply start here.
Auras: The Anatomy of the Aura is a modern illustrated guide to the ancient practice of aura reading. The latest title in The Start Here Guide Series, this is the perfect book to introduce readers to the power and beauty of auras. These layered veils of energy surround all physical things and reflect the state of their internal energy flow. Author and teacher Eliza Swann demystifies the world of auras and brings an ancient tradition into the modern era, teaching readers:
- What an “aura” is from both mystical and scientific perspectives - Techniques for learning to perceive auras - The history of the concept of auras - An in-depth explanation of the layers of the human aura - An extensive glossary of terminology relating to the human aura - How to heal the human aura
Black and white illustrations throughout the book help readers visualize the techniques as they read.Packed with information yet always fun and accessible, Auras is the ultimate beginners guide.
Eliza Swann is an interdisciplinary artist, intuitive, writer, educator, and community organizer based in Los Angeles and New York.
Eliza received a BA in Painting from the San Francisco Art Institute, and an MFA from Central St. Martins in London. She has trained in hypnotherapy at the Isis Centre in England. Additionally, she has trained with Dr. Vagish Shastri in Vedic cosmology, The Builders of the Adytum, and other orders belonging to the Western Mystery tradition. She has also studied ancestral healing with Daniel Foor.
Eliza has exhibited her artwork internationally, most recently at the University of California Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz, CA), and the Feminist Center for Creative Work (Los Angeles, CA).
She has lectured at UCLA, the Hammer Museum, the San Francisco Art Institute, Central St Martins, Cal Arts, the Dia Museum, the New School and many more venues and is currently a Visiting Professor at Pratt Institute.
Eliza has contributed critical writing to BOMB, Arthur, Contemporary Art Review LA, and Perfect Wave Magazines. Her book “The Anatomy of the Aura” was released by St. Martin’s Press in April 2020.
Eliza is the founder of The Golden Dome School, a curatorial and educational platform that studies intersections of art, metaphysics and ecology.