Sometimes you need a little reminder to slow down and see the beauty that surrounds you. "A Man Named Pearl" is a documentary that tells the story of Pearl Fryar and the special garden he has created to serve as a spiritual place for people from all walks of life to "go and feel love" and reflect.
Fryar is a sharecropper's son, who, with passion and determination, has risen to prominence as an internationally acclaimed topiary artist. In the poorest county in South Carolina, Pearl has single-handedly created an amazing 3-1/2 acre garden from throwaway plants. In the process he has brought hope and racial reconciliation to his hometown. With decades' worth of stunning, lush topiaries, his garden is now a tourist destination as a place for spiritual reflection and connection, and he's an uplifting icon in his community.
Check out the trailer above and tune into "Super Soul Sunday" this Sunday from 8-11 a.m. ET/PT on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network for the full version.
For more programming to nourish your mind, body and spirit tune in to OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network's new "Super Soul Sunday," airing Sundays from 8-11 a.m. ET/PT and visit www.oprah.com/supersoulsunday.
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