During a tour as a writer with his editorial team, Paulho Coelho meets an impertinent and sometimes annoying girl does persist in following him everywhere. Although his team was opposed, Coelho allow the girl to travel with him and his companions on a journey by train by Russia.
The girl has something Coelho cannot explain, but at some point in the journey he understands it: there is one magical point of the universe that exists in the car of the train, and which can be accessed only through the eyes of the irritating girl: The Aleph. Through the Aleph, Coelho can reach their other lives, where he discovered the important role that she played on this trip.
I did the trip to find the answer that was missing in my life, but to be the King of my world.” Upon returning, I’m again connected with myself and with the magical universe. This is what makes life interesting: belief in treasures and miracles.
In a personal, heartfelt, and surprising story, the author reveals how a serious crisis of faith led him to leave in search of a path of renewal and spiritual growth.
The tears that I poured, I forgive.” The suffering and the disappointments, I forgive. Betrayals and lies, I forgive. The slander and intrigue, I forgive. The hatred and persecution, I forgive. The shots they gave me, I forgive. Broken dreams, I forgive. Those hopes died, I forgive. The heartbreak and envy, I forgive. The indifference and the ill will, I forgive. Injustice in the name of Justice, I forgive. The anger and abuse, I forgive. Neglect and oblivion, I forgive. The world with all its evil, I forgive.
Aleph marks the return of Paulo Coelho to his origins. On this journey through Europe, Africa and Asia in the Trans-Siberian, accompanied by Yao, his translator and teacher of Aikido, he will find with Hilal, a young violinist who loved 500 years earlier. The meeting kicks off a mystical journey through space and time, of the past and the present, in search of love and forgiveness.
The strong connection between the two, opens the Windows of their souls and the door of the Aleph, a point that contains the entire universe, leading to another dimension in search of an opportunity to rewrite their destiny.
Thus, with Hilal, Yao and his editorial team, Coelho begins a journey during which he realizes that what he was looking for is just in front of his eyes. Aleph is a novel that focuses on spirituality and the search for oneself. The book contains much historical data that make you travel to distant times, as earthly and spiritual places that let you enjoy the book a surprisingly vivid.
Oh God, when I pay attention to the voices of the animals, noise in the trees, the murmur of water, the Twitter of the birds, the sound of the wind and the roar of Thunder, I perceive in them a testimony to your unit; I feel that you are the supreme power, omniscience, the Supreme wisdom, the Supreme Justice.
Oh God, I acknowledge the evidence I’m going through. Allows, oh God, that Your satisfaction will be my satisfaction. Let me be your joy, the joy that a father feels for a child. And I remember you with confidence and determination, even though it was hard to say I love you.