By Edward Viljoen
Winner of the 2014 Nautilus Award represents “Better Books for a greater World”—the Silver Award within the class of faith /Spirituality: japanese Traditions.
This clever and pleasant advisor to some great benefits of meditation practices may help readers domesticate a relaxed, peaceable, and enlightened way of life. Drawing from his years of expertise as a instructor, non secular chief, and avid meditator, Edward Viljoen directs readers down the trail to enlightenment utilizing knowledge such as:
- Mindfulness practices—Train your self to develop into absorbed in a purposefully selected activity.
- Sitting practices—Reduce using psychological and actual assets up to attainable through sitting nonetheless and silently.
- Creative practices—Employ such units as journaling, watching, and targeting a favourite literary or religious passage.
Featuring own anecdotes and tales from the author’s non secular teachings, The strength of Meditation goes past an easy how-to ebook and gives an excellent interpreting event that would encourage readers to dwell extra clever and satisfying lives.
By Anodea Judith, Lion Goodman
You could have visible the films and skim the books approximately manifestation, yet your strength to create your desires nonetheless appears to be like lacking the mark. do not throw within the towel yet―there's a extensively new procedure which may display the lacking piece of the puzzle. With Creating on Purpose, leading edge lecturers Anodea Judith and Lion Goodman current a entire, systematic strategy for figuring out your maximum aspirations. Shared with millions of their renowned national workshops, this distinct, step by step technique courses us via a wealthy learn of the interior self, the outer global, and the way to attach the 2 to make your goals come true.
Manifestation is the method of bringing the non secular and fabric jointly to create a greater existence for your self, your loved ones, and your group, clarify Anodea and Lion. on the center of this paintings are the power facilities often called the chakras, which provide us a profound formulation for wholeness, a template for transformation, and a sacred map for manifestation. find out how to utilize the top-down stream of power among chakras―an old key to potent swap, and a manner of aligning our wants with our maximum solid, as you explore:
- Chakra Seven: awareness Creates―Receive advice and style, make clear rules into goal, and transparent proscribing beliefs
- Chakra Six: imaginative and prescient Vitalizes―Imagine probabilities, observe your function, and visualize your route to fulfillment
- Chakra 5: dialog Catalyzes―Tell your tale, refine your project, and set targets to chart your course
- Chakra 4: Love Enlivens―Find the fitting relationships, determine your community, and co-create with attractiveness and love
- Chakra 3: strength Produces―Become proactive, advance your will, and deal with distractions and obstacles
- Chakra : excitement Pleases―Ride the river of ardour, stability masculine and female energies, and allure what you will want and need
- Chakra One: subject Matters―Honor your commitments, inhabit your physique, and entire each cycle
“When you align your heavenly knowledge with the affection on your center and mix your destiny imaginative and prescient along with your precise abilities and abilities,” write Anodea and Lion, “you can start to force your automobile towards your future, giving your presents for the advantage of all beings.” this is your chance to take part during this very important paintings via Creating on Purpose.
By Carlos Castaneda
Don Juan concludes the guide of Castaneda along with his strongest and mysterious lesson within the sorcerer's art—a incredible sequence of visions which are right now an initiation and a deeply relocating farewell.
By Ramona Fradon
The Faust legend visible as a transmission of middle Gnostic teachings disguised as a morality story
• indicates the 16th-century Faust textual content to be a coded, composite Gnostic production fantasy
• Identifies the numerous airtight, alchemical, and Tantric symbols present in Faust that represent worship of the divine female via sacramental sexual practices
• finds a magical means of religious salvation, as distilled from esoteric traditions
In The Gnostic Faustus, Ramona Fradon exhibits the legend of health practitioner Faustus to be a composite Gnostic construction delusion that unearths the method of religious salvation. approximately each component of the unique 16th-century textual content is a metaphor containing profound religious messages in accordance with passages of Coptic and Syrian Gnostic manuscripts, together with the Pistis Sophia and The Hymn of the Pearl. Fradon identifies many airtight, alchemical, and Tantric symbols within the Faust ebook that accompany the tale of Sophia, the goddess of knowledge, whose bothered trip to salvation is a version for human religious improvement. broad line-by-line textual content comparisons with those Gnostic manuscripts exhibit that Faustus’s corruption by way of the satan and his melancholy parallel Sophia’s transgression and fall, and that his tragic loss of life is an easy reversal of her cheerful rebirth, so written to be able to make an differently heretical tale palatable to Church specialists at that time.
Fradon demonstrates that the Faust legend is a motor vehicle for transmitting antiquity’s mystery knowledge. It offers an account of religious initiation whose aim is ecstatic revelation and union with the divine. the weather of alchemy, sacramental intercourse, and worship of the divine female which are encoded within the Faust e-book demonstrate an analogous hidden goddess-worshipping culture whose practices are hinted at by way of the writings of Renaissance magi resembling Cornelius Agrippa and Giordano Bruno.
By Annie Wilder
I have consistently been occupied with secrets...
So starts off Annie Wilder's choice of real kin ghost tales, collected from previous letters and relatives family tree books or instructed round the dinner desk. From her Irish great-grandpa outsmarting the loss of life trainer to her German great-great-grandma seeing a falling celebrity every time certainly one of her teenagers died, those own vignettes remove darkness from the mysteries of the spirit world.
Spooky every now and then but in addition poignant and funny, those tales are dropped at lifestyles with classic images. They contain actual stories of a haunted resort, a paranormal book place, and a faceless ghost woman who haunted Annie's mom for many years. you will discover a large choice of wierd or mystical issues, from spirit courses to astral go back and forth, totem animals, and premonitions. besides attention-grabbing insights from famous psychics, this booklet contains easy safety rituals and a rite to honor your personal kin in spirit.
Delusions in Science and Spirituality: The Fall of the Standard Model and the Rise of Knowledge from Unseen Worlds
Debunks loved theories of mainstream consensus and divulges the deeper mysteries of the technology of the unseen
• unearths a brand new “Theory of every thing” to interchange the normal version and entire our wisdom of Earth technological know-how, anthropology, psychology, and spirituality
• Explains the flaws of the large Bang, evolution, ice age idea, and worldwide warming
• indicates how the Freudian and Jungian theories of the subconscious have grossly misrepresented the spirit of guy and the psyche of humanity
What if technological know-how and society’s such a lot darling theories, taught as truth, have been a hundred% fallacious? What if the anomalies that disprove those theories have been lined up and distorted and any severe demanding situations pushed aside as lunacy, hysteria, junk technology, and dissension?
In this primer in deprogramming, Susan B. Martinez finds the disinformation on the root of mainstream consensus pondering. She punches gaping holes within the loved theories of the massive Bang, Darwinian evolution, ice a long time, and international warming. Drawing at the historic technology of the unseen and revelations from the Oahspe Bible in addition to essentially the most complex thinkers in astrophysics, she explains a brand new “Theory of every little thing” to exchange the normal version. She explores the concept that of vortexya, the cosmic whirlwind of our personal geomagnetic box, and is the reason without difficulty the delicate alterations that ensue in the world and within the universe over the years with out the “magical pondering” of the large Bang, worldwide warming, or ice a while.
Martinez unearths how the instability of society itself has discovered its manner into our theories, positing explosive switch and acceleration the place there's none. She explains how homo sapiens’ evolution didn't by surprise speed up 40,000 years in the past and tradition didn't speed up to beginning civilization an insignificant 6,000 years in the past. She exhibits how the theories of the Freudian and Jungian subconscious and of reincarnation have grossly misrepresented the spirit of guy and the psyche of humanity.
Resurrecting the majestic order that was famous on the foundation of fact, Martinez exhibits that the shift from the Age of Disinformation to the Age of figuring out is easily underway.
By Lawren Leo
"Dragonflame might help you discover the treasure that lies buried deep inside of you. writer Lawren Leo writes with compassion, wisdom, and perception. Dragonflame offers esoteric techniques in user-friendly, lucid, understandable language. hugely recommended!"
--Judika Illes, writer of The Encyclopedia of 5000 Spells
"Leo's well-orchestrated meditations are grounded in an eclectic mixture of spirituality, philosophy, alchemy, and magic."
--Margaret Ann Lembo, writer of Chakra Awakening and the basic advisor to Crystals, Minerals and Stones
Dragonflame is a brand new and strong philosophical process that units forth a magickal equation for attaining non secular transformation and manifesting one's desires.
From insightful meditations and visualizations to magickal workouts and rituals, this booklet bargains non secular information, with newbies' directions and complex practices that may support either beginners and adepts in attaining transformation in an comprehensible and reader-friendly format.
Dragonflame will educate you ways to:
By Benebell Wen
Designed for starting in addition to skilled tarot readers, Holistic Tarot offers a clean and easy-to-follow method of using the tarot deck for tapping into unconscious wisdom and creativity. The tarot deck has been used as a divination device for greater than centuries; whereas the tarot continues to be most ordinarily considered "fortune telling," the real strength of the tarot lies in its skill to channel a transparent course for our deep instinct to polish via. Consulting the tarot may also help transparent creativity blockages, make clear objectives, paintings via advanced judgements, and make feel of feelings and relationships. no matter if used for easy decision-making or an realizing of your life's objective, studying tarot could be an indispensible software for being extra aware of the standards which may support or weaken your efforts towards success.
In Holistic Tarot, writer Benebell Wen presents a whole consultant to utilizing the tarot to foster own development. Wen provides a entire review of the historical past of the tarot and a wide range of theories on its use (including its courting to Jungian archetypal psychology and standard chinese language divination practices) earlier than digging deeply into one of the best-known tarot platforms, the Rider-Waite-Smith. Beginners will discover a entire consultant to operating with the tarot, together with opting for and taking good care of a deck, how most sensible to benefit and have in mind the attributes of the main and minor arcana, the translation of playing cards and spreads, the function of meditation in a tarot perform, and the way to take advantage of the tarot for making improvements to relationships, specialist improvement, and private resilience. extra complex practitioners will delight in nuanced theoretical discussions of the tarot in addition to functional suggestion approximately examining others' tarot playing cards and constructing a tradition. Containing over 500 illustrations and unique info on each one card in addition to a number of spreads, Holistic Tarot is an entire compendium of tarot learn that each practitioner must have in his or her library.
“A smooth alchemical achievement.”—Barbara Moore, writer of Tarot Spreads
“Will develop into one of many jewels within the crown of tarot literature.” —Anthony Louis, MD, writer of Tarot past the Basics
“A tarot classic.”—Sasha Graham, writer of Tarot Diva
“A remarkable, clever, complete evaluate and innerview of the Rider Waite Smith method of tarot! this is often the single consultant you must have. Bravo!” —James Wanless, PhD, writer of Voyager Tarot
“A large accomplishment … prone to become the essential guidebook for severe scholars of the tarot.”— Joan Bunning, writer of Learning the Tarot
“No tarot fanatic might be with no this book!”—Chic and Tabatha Cicero, authors of The Golden sunrise Magical Tarot
“Arguably the main entire consultant to tarot out there at the present time. it is also leading edge: it deftly combines japanese mysticism with Western metaphysics. it is a powerful tome that offers a unconditionally glossy, rational method of tarot perform whereas retaining awesome components of tradition."—Corrine Kenner, writer of Tarot and Astrology
By Scott Cunningham
Find the data and idea you want with this number of Scott Cunningham’s spells, essays, and rituals―collected for the 1st time from his most sensible contributions to Llewellyn’s Magical Almanacs. appreciate Cunningham’s undying knowledge on renowned issues corresponding to the Sabbats, security magic, moon spells, and natural remedies.
New and longtime fanatics will surprise at Cunningham’s skill to respire magical existence into such distinctive themes as tattooing, the divine heritage of sneezing, dressing with energy, Greek oracles, birds of the deities, and extra. popular for perfecting his spells and rituals via experimentation sooner than publishing them, Cunningham wrote with unequalled simplicity and beauty. His phrases during this assortment are bound to encourage you in your route to an enchanted life.
About the author:
Scott Cunningham was once a much-loved author whose vintage e-book, Wicca: A advisor for the Solitary Practitioner, brought generations of younger witches to the Craft. the continuing acclaim for Cunningham’s books on Wicca and normal magic is a testomony to the facility and fact of his writings.