By Steven Kotler
A non secular and medical surf quest, West of Jesus tracks a modern browsing fable and appears on the neuroscience that connects spirituality and excessive probability game.
After spending years in mattress with Lyme disorder, Steven Kotler had misplaced every thing: his overall healthiness, his activity, his lady, and, he used to be commencing to suspect, his brain. Kotler, now not a spiritual guy, without warning stumbled on himself interested in the game of browsing as though it have been the cornerstone of a brand new religion. Why, he questioned, whilst there has been not anything left to think in, might he start to think in whatever as not likely as browsing. What used to be trust besides? How did it paintings within the physique, the mind, our tradition, and human history?
Into this mixture got here an odd tale. In 2003, on a surf journey via Mexico, Kotler heard of "the conductor," a legendary surfer who may keep an eye on the elements. He'd heard this similar story 8 years past, in Indonesia, yet this time anything clicked. With assistance from everybody from insurgent surfers to rocket scientists, Kotler undertakes a 3 yr globetrotting quest for the origins of this legend. the implications are a startling mixture of monstrous waves and larger rules: a surfer's trip into the organic underpinnings of trust itself.
By Diane LeBlanc
In accordance with her well known workshops in Canada and Europe, Welcome to the 5th measurement is writer Diane LeBlanc’s guide to supporting readers realize and combine their a number of dimensions. Through examples, workouts, and channeled teachings, she indicates us find out how to regain our co-creative strength and stay each day and second in a kingdom of grace. the most important, says LeBlanc, is Quintessence, a self-coaching application that revitalizes the five most very important dimensions of human lifestyles with the intention to feel better, get over illness, and be totally satisfied. The ebook breaks Quintessence into teams of 5: the 5 strength fields that surround the physique, the individual’s 5 major ÒSoul families,Ó the five dimensions of the human mind, and others. The booklet assesses and attracts on many modern schools of suggestion, as noticeable in books like The legislation of appeal, the ability of Now, and The Celestine Prophecy. It additionally offers original teachings channeled from the strong entity LeBlanc describes as the "Mother Earth Consciousness," personified as Bianca Gaia who is LeBlanc’s modify ego. full of charts, diagrams, and illustrations, this compelling publication encourages readers to radically enhance their health and wellbeing and happiness by way of starting their minds to this new mind set.
Letting cross describes an easy and powerful capacity in which to permit cross of the stumbling blocks to Enlightenment and develop into freed from negativity. through the many a long time of the author’s medical psychiatric perform, the first objective used to be to hunt the best how you can relieve human affliction in all of its many kinds. the interior mechanism of quit was once chanced on to be of significant useful gain and is defined during this book.
Dr. Hawkins’s earlier books occupied with complex states of wisdom and Enlightenment. through the years, millions of scholars had requested for a realistic procedure in which to take away the interior blocks to happiness, love, pleasure, good fortune, health and wellbeing, and, eventually, Enlightenment. This publication presents a mechanism for letting pass of these blocks.
The mechanism of give up that Dr. Hawkins describes will be performed in the course of lifestyle. The e-book is both beneficial for all dimensions of human lifestyles: actual healthiness, creativity, monetary luck, emotional therapeutic, vocational achievement, relationships, sexuality, and non secular growth.
it truly is a useful source for all execs who paintings within the parts of psychological healthiness, psychology, drugs, self-help, dependancy restoration, and non secular development.
By Ellen Gunter, Ted Carter
Our earliest mythologies let us know all of us commence as just a little of airborne dirt and dust. those tales hold a profound message: each one folks is born with a deep and abiding connection to the earth, person who many folks have misplaced contact with. The Silent Spring for latest environmental activists, this e-book deals a call for participation to reestablish our courting with nature to fix our broken atmosphere.
Chapter 1 examines the threats to the planet's well-being in the course of the lens of the human power approach referred to as the chakras, describing how the damaged first chakra pertains to our disconnection from our biosphere.
Chapter 2 indicates how our present environmental crises--global warming, weather switch, dwindling water assets, normal failures comparable to wildfires and hurricanes--represent serious manifestations of our disconnection from the earth.
Chapter three describes how the preponderance of oil in our culture--especially agribusiness--compounds this disconnection, from our dependence on different international locations for our power, to present problems with oil depletion, top oil, and fracking, to the dumbing down of our agricultural polyculture.
Chapter four explains how the main simple construction blocks of our nourishment--seeds--are being compromised with a lack of biodiversity and upward push of GMOs, and the way that adversely impacts the farmers whose sacred connection to the land has in lots of circumstances been severed.
Chapter five describes the ways that we as contributors can start to get up to weather activism as a religious perform. This bankruptcy contains particular actions for you to use to enforce swap and heal your individual connection to the earth. via studying and practising ritual and knowing the earth's rhythms and seasonal rites of passage, each one people can locate designated how you can heal our personal connections and aid others heal theirs.
Chapter 6 brings to lifestyles Goethe’s knowledge: “Knowing isn’t sufficient; nor is being keen. We needs to do,” through supplying ideas and assets for exploring how each one people can locate our personal Earth Calling, then anchoring that calling with the one strength that ignites switch: motion.
By Ronald Decker
That the Tarot originated in historical Egypt as a divinatory software is a romantic false impression. Ron Decker's meticulous scholarship will shock practitioners and teachers alike, revealing the Tarot's real evolution and meanings as its inventor(s) understood it.
The Tarot contains the Minor Arcana, 4 fits of playing cards just like our sleek deck, and the foremost Arcana, twenty-two allegorical or "trump" playing cards. Decker says the four-suit deck was once invented in Asia Minor prior to advert one thousand; Italian courtiers further the trumps within the 1400s. yet Tarot used to be first used as a video game. Tarot divination used to be purely created within the 1700s through a Parisian fortuneteller who dependent the trump photographs on Hermeticism, which merges Greco-Egyptian alchemy, astrology, numerology, magic, and mysticism. this day, the suit-cards are usually traced to the traditional Jewish Cabala. yet, says Decker, they, too, bought their meanings basically within the 1700s, and he cites a misplaced numerical process in accordance with Cabala at that time
Decker's interpretation integrates 3 complete systems-astrological, arithmological, mystagogical (concerning initiation rites into the Mysteries). His intensity of data makes the booklet essential for severe scholars of Tarot and esotericism
By Lisa Barnett
The endless knowledge of the Akashic Records is a unprecedented e-book full of exceptional instruments for transformation. having access to the Akashic documents is one of the main strong paths to self-awareness and private change at present to be had. Lisa conscientiously and lovingly publications you thru the Akashic realizing knowledge Prayer System, a five-step method with 3 vibrational keys to without delay and simply entry your Akashic checklist. additionally, you will turn into expert at:
Author Lisa Barnett has collected all her such a lot successful recommendations, thoughts, shortcuts, and wisdom into this one e-book so that you can do it yourself--anytime, at any place.
By Christopher Penczak
Explore your internal Temple―your own sacred house the place there are not any barriers and all issues are attainable. With learn, commitment, and perform, the teachings and workouts during this booklet will empower you to rework the repetitive rigors of the day-by-day grind right into a witch's net of magickal experiences.
The internal Temple of Witchcraft is an intensive process schooling, introspection, meditation, and the advance of the magickal and psychic skills which are the birthright of the witch. 4 introductory chapters current the heritage, traditions, and ideas of witchcraft, via 13 classes that begin with easy meditation ideas and culminate in a self-initiation rite similar to the first-degree point of conventional coven-based witchcraft.
As you move via this year-and-a-day process learn, you are going to discover quite a lot of issues that help and tell the devoted witch:
- Ancient and sleek magickal philosophy
- Modern clinical theories aiding a brand new definition of reality
- "Instant" magick options for cover, therapeutic, and serenity
- Energy paintings and anatomy, together with chakras and auras
- Astral trip, goals, and spirit guides
- Healing thoughts for physique, brain, and spirit
This book's non-dogmatic presentation encourages an eclectic, own method whereas delivering a powerful origin for the perform of witchcraft and magick. advance your psychic skills and perform powerful magickal options as you discover the resource of each witch's power―the temple within.
Winner of the 2003 Coalition of Visionary assets (COVR) Award for top Magic booklet
The fact approximately Witchcraft shines a transparent, revealing mild at the traditions and practices of the people magic and glossy faith known as Witchcraft. This publication dispells universal misconceptions approximately Witchcraft, illuminating its origins, ideals, sacred calendar, rituals, instruments, and religious and magical practices.
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
during this inspiring publication, Katie Couric distills the inventive, hard-won insights of such leaders and visionaries as Maya Angelou, Jimmy Carter, Michael J. Fox, and Ken Burns, who provide recommendation approximately existence, luck, and happiness—how to take percentages, stick with one’s passions, triumph over adversity and inertia, decide to whatever more than ourselves, and extra. alongside the way in which, Katie Couric displays on her personal existence, and at the shared knowledge, and coffee missteps, that experience guided her from her early days as a table assistant at ABC to her groundbreaking paintings as a published journalist. relocating and empowering, The top suggestion I Ever Got is for we all, younger or previous, who are looking to pay attention from a few of today’s most sensible and brightest approximately how they obtained it correct, acquired it unsuitable, and got here out on top—so we will too.
By Tal Ben-Shahar
A outstanding advisor to residing a happier lifestyles (even if it isn't so perfect)
Bestselling writer Tal Ben-Shahar has performed it back. In Being Happy (originally released in hardcover as The Pursuit of Perfect, 978-0-07160882-4), he provides not just you the speculation but additionally the instruments that will help you easy methods to settle for existence because it really is rather than what you're thinking that it may be. through the use of the technology of confident psychology in addition to popularity, Ben-Shahar indicates you the way to flee the rat race and start dwelling a lifetime of serenity, happiness, and success.
With an identical strategy that made Happier one of these nice good fortune, Being Happy indicates you the way to enable move of unrealistic expectancies and really settle for your feelings for a extra serene lifestyles.
Praise for Ben-Shahar:
"[Tal Ben-Shahar has] a unprecedented model of fine feel that's embedded in clinical wisdom approximately the way to raise happiness." -- Martin E. P. Seligman, writer of Authentic Happiness
"Ben-Shahar teaches that happiness isn’t as elusive as humans think." -- Publishers Weekly
"One of the preferred academics in Harvard’s fresh history." -- Ellen J. Langer, writer of Mindfulness and On turning into an Artist
Tal Ben-Shahar is the hot York occasions bestselling writer of Happier. He consults and lectures around the globe to executives in multinational firms, most of the people, and at-risk populations. for additional info, stopover at www.talbenshahar.com