By Judika Illes
World-class spell collector, fortune teller, psychicpractitioner, spirit employee in addition to autonomous student, author, and teacher,Judika Illes deals acomprehensive encyclopedia of the sacred, helpful mystics, saints, andsages from a large variety of spiritual traditions who can, whenvenerated, produce miracles for the reader. Illes,author of The Encyclopedia of 5000 Spells and The Encyclopedia ofSpirits, surpasses herself during this peerlessly expansive advisor for allinterested in folklore, mythology, and heritage, in addition to these taking a look forguidance approximately having access to the ability of saints. Illes’sThe Encyclopedia of Mystics, Saints, & Sages is the mostcomprehensive, obtainable, and potent advisor on hand at any place.
By Edward Viljoen
Winner of the 2014 Nautilus Award represents “Better Books for a greater World”—the Silver Award within the type of faith /Spirituality: japanese Traditions.
This clever and pleasant consultant to the advantages of meditation practices may help readers domesticate a peaceful, peaceable, and enlightened way of life. Drawing from his years of expertise as a instructor, religious chief, and avid meditator, Edward Viljoen directs readers down the trail to enlightenment utilizing knowledge such as:
- Mindfulness practices—Train your self to turn into absorbed in a purposefully selected activity.
- Sitting practices—Reduce using psychological and actual assets up to attainable by means of sitting nonetheless and silently.
- Creative practices—Employ such units as journaling, gazing, and concentrating on a favourite literary or non secular passage.
Featuring own anecdotes and tales from the author’s religious teachings, The energy of Meditation goes past an easy how-to publication and gives a superb examining event that may encourage readers to reside extra clever and enjoyable lives.
During this publication Wilber offers a version of realization that encompasses empirical, mental, and religious modes of realizing. Wilber examines 3 geographical regions of information: the empirical realm of the senses, the rational realm of the brain, and the contemplative realm of the spirit. Eye to Eye points tips on how to a broader, extra inclusive realizing of ourselves and the universe.
By James Fadiman
Psychedelics for religious, healing, and problem-solving use
• offers practices for secure and profitable psychedelic voyages, together with the advantages of having a advisor and the way to be a consultant
• reports the worth of psychedelics for therapeutic and self-discovery in addition to how LSD has facilitated clinical and technical problem-solving
• finds how ultra-low doses enhance cognitive functioning, emotional stability, and actual stamina
• This 12 months 600,000 humans within the U.S. on my own will test LSD for the the 1st time, becoming a member of the 23 million who've already experimented with this substance
Called “America’s wisest and Most worthy authority on psychedelics and their use,” James Fadiman has been concerned with psychedelic study because the Sixties. during this advisor to the speedy and long term results of psychedelic use for religious (high dose), healing (moderate dose), and problem-solving (low dose) reasons, Fadiman outlines top practices for secure, sacred entheogenic voyages discovered via his greater than forty years of experience--from the advantages of having a delicate advisor in the course of a consultation (and how one can be one) to the significance of the surroundings and pre-session purpose.
Fadiman stories the latest in addition to the ignored examine into the psychotherapeutic worth of visionary drug use for elevated own information and a number of significant health conditions, together with his contemporary research of the explanations for and result of psychedelic use between hundreds of thousands of scholars and execs. He unearths new makes use of for LSD and different psychedelics, together with tremendous low doses for more desirable cognitive functioning and emotional stability. Cautioning that psychedelics should not for everybody, he dispels the myths and misperceptions approximately psychedelics circulating in textbooks and clinics in addition to on the web. Exploring the life-changing reviews of Ram Dass, Timothy Leary, Aldous Huxley, and Huston Smith in addition to Francis Crick and Steve Jobs, Fadiman exhibits how psychedelics, used properly, can lead not just to therapeutic but additionally to clinical breakthroughs and non secular epiphanies.
Even supposing motherhood is a undying calling, modern mothers have certain demanding situations and rewards. during this booklet you are going to examine from different moms and professional grandmothers who proportion the common concerns, the tears and the laughs that include the task, in addition to the knowledge that will help you be some of the best mother you will be.
By Shiva Das, Mercy Ananda
Longtime astrologers Shiva Das and Mercy Ananda take readers via each point of astrology, from its heritage, rules, parts, and meanings, to its use as a device to elevate know-how and to appreciate percentages in reason and influence. With approximately a hundred and eighty black and white illustrations, together with zodiac, fundamental wheel, and signal dating depictions, Divine Love Astrology presents a radical schooling during this historic approach.
This crucial advisor embraces the instant own and useful functions of astrology and encompasses the broadest philosophical and common values, guiding us from Earthly mundane to the celestial Divine. not just do the authors train readers the fundamentals of the sector, yet additionally they supply them with instruments to mirror and advance intuitive realizing that may relief in examining astrology charts and residing a awake existence. Divine Love Astrology will profit these drawn to changing into astrologers and aid them— by using astrology as a contemplative science—develop their instinct. instead of featuring that we are living our lives via astrological occasions or learn how to stereotype humans, Das and Ananda aid readers get in contact with their internal understanding, permitting them to make wakeful offerings for themselves within the current. With its religious and appropriate lens, Divine Love Astrology can help either expert astrologers and laypeople alike take cost in their lives from the interior out.
By Bob Curran, Ian Daniels
What lurks in the market within the fog? What used to be that eerie sound at the hours of darkness? What flitted by means of on the finish of the road, simply past the farthest highway lamp? From earliest occasions, stories of the stressed useless and their fellow guests have terrified mankind. even if round a distant campfire or in the course of a bustling urban, the unquiet spirits and attendant creatures that experience tormented humanity because the prehistoric darkness haven't long past away—they nonetheless have the continual to strike worry in our hearts.
Encyclopedia of the Undead lines these shadowy entities—vampires, werewolves, ghouls, and monsters—that lurk simply open air the variety of human imaginative and prescient and inhabit our so much scary stories. Drawing on quite a lot of ideals and literature, it strains those horrors from their earliest recorded inceptions and charts their effect upon the human psyche. during this booklet, heritage and terror combine to create the issues that lurk within the darkest corners of our minds. You'll locate specific descriptions of terrors from everywhere in the world—from the mist-shrouded mountains of japanese Europe to the sweltering jungles of the Caribbean islands, from the darkish, stone-lined tombs of the uncoffined useless underneath the distant New England hills to the darkish magics that lurk underneath the thriving, vibrant floor of a urban like New Orleans. as well as the extra traditional creatures, Encyclopedia of the Undead additionally information a few of the extra imprecise issues that gnaw on the edges of men's minds—Incubi and Succubi, the Mara, and the darkish legends that experience motivated writers from Sheridan Le Fanu to H.P. Lovecraft. it is a ebook for all people who are drawn to the darker aspect of the human mind—the facet that examines or even embraces these ideals and imaginings that shape the foundation of our so much archetypical fears. this is often the ebook for these courageous adequate to plumb the depths of our worst nightmares!
By Raymond Buckland
Connecting along with your departed family does not need to suggest traveling a medium or taking a really good path. With the confirmed concepts during this e-book, you could touch spirits every time you wish―easily and competently on your personal home.
Bestselling writer Raymond Buckland courses you thru approximately twenty potent equipment for communing with spirit, as taught in his well known workshops. No certain wisdom is needed. easily persist with the stairs for every approach to see which one works top for you.
- Crystal skrying
- Automatic writing
- Spirit photography
- Flame messages
"Buckland brings his tremendous knowledge, perception, and event jointly during this entire advisor for private spirit communication."―Rosemary Ellen Guiley, writer of The Encyclopedia of Ghosts and Spirits
By Paul Huson
A profusely illustrated heritage of the occult nature of the tarot from its origins in old Persia
• completely examines the unique old resource for every tarot card and the way the playing cards’ divinatory meanings developed from those symbols
• offers real 18th- and 19th-century spreads and divination techniques
• unearths the divinatory meanings of the playing cards as understood by way of diviners within the heart a long time and Renaissance
The origins of the tarot were misplaced within the mists of time. such a lot students have guessed that its origins have been in China, Egypt, or India. In Mystical Origins of the Tarot, Paul Huson has expertly tracked every one image of the Minor Arcana to roots in historical Persia and the most important Arcana Trump card photos to the medieval international of poser, miracle, and morality performs. a couple of tarot historians have wondered using the tarot as a divination software ahead of the 18th century. however the writer demonstrates that the symbolic meanings of the foremost Arcana have been obtrusive from the time they have been first hired within the mid-15th century within the renowned divination perform of sortilege. He additionally finds how the identities of the courtroom playing cards within the Minor Arcana have been derived from a mix of pagan and medieval resources that strongly stimulated their interpretation in tarot divination.
Mystical Origins of the Tarot offers a radical exam of the unique ancient resource for every card and the way the playing cards’ divinatory meanings developed from those symbols. Huson additionally presents concise and useful card-reading tools designed via the cartomancers of the 18th and nineteenth centuries and divulges the origins of the cardboard interpretations promoted through the airtight Order of the Golden sunrise and A. E. Waite.