By P. D. Ouspensky
By Dion Fortune
Esoteric Orders and their paintings examines how and why esoteric faculties have limited admission to their mystery societies and orders, and shrouded their practices in secret. the information guarded by way of those schools-passed down during the a long time, and revised now and then by way of nice teachers-is a mystery conventional technological know-how that stories the reasons that lie at the back of observable phenomena. Dion Fortune unearths each element of those mystery firms and the educational they provide to initiates. Revised variation includes a new creation through Gareth Knight, and an index.
By Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph Schelling, Visit Amazon's Fiona Steinkamp Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Fiona Steinkamp,
Half novella, half philosophy, Clara was once Schelling's preferred paintings in the course of his lifetime, and looks right here in English for the 1st time.
This is the 1st English translation of Schelling's novel, probably written after the demise of his first spouse, Caroline, the previous spouse of August Wilhelm Schlegel. even supposing just a fragment, Clara continues to be special. half novella, half philosophical tome, its critical subject matter is the relationship among this international and the following. Schelling masterfully weaves jointly his wisdom of animal magnetism, literary strategies, and his doctrine of the potencies to make his philosophy available to all.
Steinkamp addresses the most concerns in regards to the courting of the work—many commentators have deemed Clara to be a cartoon for Schelling's The a long time of the realm or an summary for the 3rd, lacking e-book of that work—and presents a quick biography of Schelling with specific emphasis on occasions claimed to play a job within the belief of Clara, similar to the deaths of either Caroline and her daughter, Auguste. She additionally indicates how passages in Clara are strikingly just like the content material of Schelling’s touching letters mourning Caroline, written to Pauline, the daughter of Caroline’s ally and the girl who may turn into his moment spouse. Clara, strongly motivated via the Romantic circulate, is an early representation of Schelling's try and unite his optimistic and damaging philosophy.
For nearly millennia, the tale of Jesus has formed the lives of numerous humans. but at the present time, even supposing the vast majority of us grew up in a tradition suffused through the mythos of Jesus, many folks suppose disconnected from the essence of his teachings. With Resurrecting Jesus, Adyashanti invitations us to rediscover the existence and phrases of Jesus as an instantaneous route to the main radical of alterations: religious awakening.
Jesus crossed all the obstacles that separated the folk of his time simply because he considered the realm from the viewpoint of what unites us, now not what divides us. In Resurrecting Jesus, Adya embarks on a desirable reconsideration of the fellow often called Jesus, studying his existence from start to Resurrection to bare a undying version of awakening and enlightened engagement with the realm. via shut attention of the archetypal figures and occasions of the Gospels, Adya matters a decision to “live the Christ” in a manner that's particular to every of us.
“When the everlasting and the human meet,” writes Adya, “that’s the place love is born—not via escaping our humanity or attempting to disappear into transcendence, yet via discovering that position the place they arrive into union.” Resurrecting Jesus is a ebook for knowing this union on your personal existence, with middle and brain extensive open to the secret within us all.
With an all-new foreword via Episcopalian priest and student Cynthia Bourgeault.
By Paul Levinson
The gentle Edge is a exceptional heritage of the data revolution. In his lucid and direct sort, Paul Levinson, historian and thinker of media and communications, supplies us greater than only a background of knowledge applied sciences. The gentle Edge is a booklet approximately theories at the evolution of know-how, the results that human selection has in this (r)evolution, and what is in shop for us within the future.
Boldly extending and deepening the pathways blazed by way of McLuhan, Paul Levinson has supplied us with an excellent and interesting examine of lifestyles with our previous media, our new media, and the media nonetheless to return.
By Lauron William De Laurence
Contents: The King and the Disciple; the good Spirit; traditional Magic; Alchemy Magic; Talismanic Magic; Mummial and Magical allure; Cabalistical Magic; Mysterious secrets and techniques of the Cabala; The booklet of secrets and techniques; historic Biographia;The Ethics of Paganism; Spiritualism and faith; classes in Adeptship; Magic and Sorcery; Astral impression; Philosophy of affliction and drugs; Medieval Philosophy and Theology; Vampirism; Witchcraft and Black artwork; The secret of Breath; the emblem of Jewels; desires and Visions; word list of Occult phrases.
By Fariba Bogzaran
A holistic method of the attention-grabbing, multifaceted international of desires. This cutting edge e-book bargains a holistic method of essentially the most attention-grabbing and perplexing features of human event: dreaming. Advocating the broad-ranging imaginative and prescient termed “integral” through thinkers from Aurobindo to Wilber, Fariba Bogzaran and Daniel Deslauriers think of goals as multifaceted phenomena in an exploration that comes with medical, phenomenological, sociocultural, and subjective wisdom. Drawing from historic, cross-cultural, and modern practices, either interpretive and noninterpretive, the authors current fundamental Dream perform, an procedure that emphasizes the dreamer’s inventive participation, reflective capacities, and aware knowledge in operating with goals. Bogzaran and Deslauriers have constructed this finished approach of forthcoming desires over decades and spotlight their tools in a bankruptcy that unfolds a unmarried dream, displaying how sustained inventive exploration over the years results in transformative swap. “…a major contribution to the literature of either indispensable idea and dream reviews … hugely recommended.” — selection “There is not anything like vital Dreaming within the literature. this can be an formidable project and its readers will achieve an in-depth knowing of goals and dreaming that they are going to locate nowhere else. The ‘five hobbies’ of crucial Dream perform will motivate many readers to keep on with the stairs defined, and combine dreamwork into their very own lives. This e-book can be an immediate vintage within the field.” — Stanley Krippner Fariba Bogzaran is affiliate Professor of recognition experiences at John F. Kennedy college, the place she based the dream reviews application. Her prior books comprise amazing desires and the way to paintings with Them (coauthored with Stanley Krippner and André Percia de Carvalho), additionally released by way of SUNY Press. Daniel Deslauriers is Professor of Transformative stories on the California Institute of crucial experiences.
By Gordon G. Globus
Makes an attempt to appreciate the human situation via dreaming reaches again to antiquity, specially in such classical Indian philosophical texts because the Rg Veda and the Upanisads. In a extra modern vein, Dream existence, Wake existence maintains this research, because it perspectives the dream as an open window at the waking human situation. The booklet discusses the foremost 20th century contributions to dream concept, starting with Freud's 1900 psychoanalytical conception of dreaming and carrying on with via Jung's transpersonal and Boss' existential ways. contemporary phenomenological, cognitive, and organic advancements also are thought of. Dream existence, Wake existence addresses human creativity as illuminated via dreaming. whereas Freud held a "transformative" view of dreaming during which dream lifestyles is second-hand, shaped by way of combining reminiscence strains of numerous previous waking studies into novel compositions; Gordon Globus sees the method as inventive, the elemental inventive motion inherent within the human situation.
By J.S. Dorian
Bursting with insightful meditations that motivate religious therapeutic whereas addressing the original wishes of these with continual sickness and protracted discomfort, this ebook is a must have for somebody looking non secular assistance and down-to-earth feedback on how you can dwell with power affliction and ache.
By John Butler
A private account of searching for religious understanding initially outdoor Christian instructing, this book takes the location that there are as some ways to God as there are paths up a mountain. Interpreting his personal non secular breakthroughs, the author describes them as "windows of recognition" and likens them to the feeling of being made entire. The publication describes his trip from japanese mantra-style meditation to the Orthodox "prayer of the guts" and information how a love of nature and a wish to do strong performed a huge half in his religious unfoldment.