Download E-books Lessons from the Light: What We Can Learn from the Near-Death Experience PDF

By Kenneth Ring

Whereas supplying many bills of near-death reports (NDEs) from males, girls, and youngsters of every age and backgrounds, classes from the sunshine is way greater than simply an inspiring choice of NDEs. In classes near-death professional Kenneth Ring extracts the 24-karat gold of the NDE and with a gorgeous stability of sound learn and human perception unearths the sensible knowledge held inside of those reports. As Stanley Krippner states, "In this impressive e-book, Ring provides proof that basically studying in regards to the near-death adventure has comparable confident results to these pronounced through those who even have had near-death studies. Kenneth Ring is without doubt one of the few authors whose presents comprise the capability to rework their readers' lives."

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Download E-books Absence of Mind: The Dispelling of Inwardness from the Modern Myth of the Self (The Terry Lectures Series) PDF

By Marilynne Robinson

In this formidable booklet, acclaimed author Marilynne Robinson applies her astute mind to a couple of the main vexing themes within the background of human thought—science, faith, and awareness. Crafted with a similar care and perception as her award-winning novels, Absence of Mind demanding situations postmodern atheists who campaign opposed to faith less than the banner of technology. In Robinson’s view, medical reasoning doesn't denote a feeling of logical infallibility, as thinkers like Richard Dawkins may perhaps recommend. in its place, in its purest shape, technology represents a look for solutions. It engages the matter of data, a side of the secret of recognition, instead of delivering an easy and ultimate version of reality.

By protecting the significance of person mirrored image, Robinson celebrates the facility and diversity of human attention within the culture of William James. She explores the character of subjectivity and considers the tradition during which Sigmund Freud was once located and its impact on his version of self and civilization. Through prepared interpretations of language, emotion, technology, and poetry, Absence of Mind restores human awareness to its primary position within the religion-science debate.

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Download E-books Le parti pris des animaux PDF

By Jean-Christophe Bailly

Les huit textes qui composent ce livre sont tous consacrés aux animaux.

La shock et le joie qu’ils existent, les craintes envers une disparition qui semble hélas programmée pour beaucoup d’entre eux, ces motifs s’entremêlent à ceux du regard et du silence. Ce que dit et répète ce livre, c’est que les animaux, qui font rayonner l’existence hors des rets du langage, exercent pourtant envers nous l. a. pression intimante d’un autre accès au sens. C’est ce sens éperdu, confondu au vivant, qui est poursuivi ici.

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Download E-books Transition to the Golden Age in 2032: Worldwide Forecasts for the Economy, Climate, Politics, and Spirituality PDF

By Diana Cooper

Explaining what's going to ensue after the non secular adjustments expected to occur within the year 2012 in response to historic prophecies, this instruction manual exhibits tips to faucet into the energies of the universe to realize knowing of the adjustments occurring. fascinating new non secular energies can be entering the planet and influencing particular components, and fiscal, political, and climatic shifts also are estimated to take place. well known cosmic pupil Diana Cooper encompasses a time-frame for this huge transition that's expected to final until eventually Earth strikes into the 5th dimensional frequency in 2032. From what to anticipate to how you can arrange, the lessons during this ebook function tips for the following two decades, in order that humans should be in a position to attune themselves to the religious forces which are coming.

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Download E-books The Essential Yoga Sutra: Ancient Wisdom for Your Yoga PDF

The Yoga Sutra of Patanjali is a vintage Sanskrit treatise inclusive of 195 “threads,” or aphorisms, describing the method of liberation via yoga. even though little is understood approximately Patanjali (most students estimate that he lived in India circa 200–300 b.c.), his writings have lengthy been well-known as a necessary contribution to the philosophy and perform of yoga. This new, professional translation of the unique Sanskrit textual content of Patanjali’s best-known paintings offers his seminal rules and techniques in available, plain-language English.

Patanjali equipped the sutra into 4 elements: Samadhi (absorption), Sadhana (practice), Vibhuti (supernatural powers), and Kaivalya (liberation). every one represents a step in breaking freed from our constrained definition of attention and coaching the brain to accomplish oneness with the universe. Geshe Michael Roach, the most revered lecturers of Tibetan Buddhism in the US and a well known pupil of Sanskrit, offers authoritative statement on all of the sutras. His notes and rationalization are effortless and hugely readable, untainted by means of imprecise, educational terminology or New Age jargon. the 1st version of the Yoga Sutra to give a Buddhist point of view, this paperback unique should be welcomed via scholars and non secular seekers alike.

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Download E-books The Middle Pillar: The Balance Between Mind and Magic PDF

By Israel Regardie, Chic Cicero, Sandra Tabatha Cicero

The vintage booklet on operating with the strength of the physique for non secular reasons, The center Pillar by means of Israel Regardie, is now extra entire, extra smooth, extra usable, and higher than ever.

The workout often called the center Pillar was once devised by way of the airtight Order of the Golden sunrise. Regardie increased upon it and made it public over 60 years in the past within the first variation of this publication. considering that point, the workout has been altered and tailored for almost any religious use you'll examine. it's a mainstay of many Western traditions of magic.

Now in its 3rd version, The center Pillar is best than ever.  It has been edited through stylish Cicero and Sandra Tabatha Cicero, shut associates of the past due Regardie and senior Adepts of the Golden sunrise. they've got additionally further new fabric in a separate part that greater than doubles the dimensions of the publication with their worthwhile insights and data.

* contains the full unique textual content, with not anything eradicated
* Spelling has been standardized to Western traditions
* every one bankruptcy now has a identify to spot its content material
* The Ciceros's notes to every bankruptcy upload perception and background to Regardie's paintings
* smooth and clearer illustrations were additional
* New, a different exploration of the connection among magic and psychology
* New, greater than 5 ideas to augment leisure
* New, the center Pillar and the Chakras
* New, types of the center Pillar workout in Egyptian, Greek, and Gaelic
* New, a shamanic model of the center Pillar
* New, easy methods to use the center Pillar to cost talismans and do healings

The heart Pillar is now elevated to what it usually must have been, a radical, available exam and extension of the one ritual that has develop into the very embodiment of magic. Get The Middle Pillar and research the genuine secrets and techniques of magic.

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Download E-books Theosophy : An Introduction to the Spiritual Processes in Human Life and in the Cosmos PDF

By Rudolf Steiner

Written in 1904 (CW 9)

Theosophy is a key paintings for gaining an excellent footing in religious truth as defined by way of Rudolf Steiner. it truly is equipped into 4 components. First, Steiner builds a finished realizing of human nature: actual physically nature; soul features; spirit being, or I-being; and the better religious elements. This leads us to Steiner’s description of the individual as sevenfold:

  • fabric, actual physique
  • Ether physique, or physique of lifestyles forces
  • Sentient soul physique
  • brain soul
  • Spirit-filled awareness soul
  • existence spirit
  • Spirit physique

In the subsequent part, Steiner bargains a unprecedented evaluation of the legislation of reincarnation and the rules of karma, as we move from one lifestyles to the subsequent. This prepares us for the 3rd part, within which he exhibits a number of the ways that we live―during existence in the world and after loss of life and within the 3 worlds of physique, soul, and spirit.

Finally, we're given a succinct description of the trail of information, alongside which every individual can start to comprehend the great and harmonious complexity of the psycho-spiritual worlds of their fullness.

Contents:

  • Foreword by means of Michael Holdrege
  • Prefaces via Rudolf Steiner
  • Chapter 1: the fundamental Nature of the Human Being:
  • The physically Nature of the person
  • The Soul Nature of the man or woman
  • The Spirit Nature of the man or woman
  • physique, Soul, and Spirit
  • Chapter 2: future & the Reincarnation of the Spirit
  • Chapter three: the 3 Worlds:
  • The Soul global
  • The Soul within the Soul international after demise
  • the rustic of Spirit Beings
  • The Spirit in Spirit kingdom after loss of life
  • The actual international and Its Connection to the Worlds of Souls and Spirits
  • Chapter four: the trail to Knowledge
  • comparable examining
  • Index

This quantity is a translation of « Theosophie, Einführung in übersinnliche Welterkenntnis und Menschenbestimmung » (GA nine)

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Download E-books The Zohar: Volumes 1-23 PDF

By Shimon Bar Yohai

First variation - Revised - in unique writer plastic wrap Zohar is a Hebrew observe that implies splendour. In its easiest shape, the "Zohar" is a observation at the Bible. even though the knowledge to be had in its pages is older than "Creation" itself, the textual content of the "Zohar" was once composed nearly 2000 years in the past. within the centuries that undefined, the "Zohar" used to be usually suppressed by way of non secular and secular specialists who feared its energy to remodel the lives of these who received entry to the sacred writings. The sages of Kabbalah additionally realised that the "Zohar" needs to wait till humankind was once able to obtain it. Michael Berg used to be the 1st individual ever to translate the complete 23-volume "Zohar" from historic Aramaic into English, a huge job which he begun on the age of 18 and accomplished ten years later. via his translation we find the "Zohar" offers very without delay with thoughts of reincarnation, visionary reviews, and the presence of unseen affects in our midst. this present day we can settle for those rules that have been as soon as perceived as inexplicable mysticism or harmful sorcery. we've the ability to appreciate the "Zohar's" real teachings. it is a tough adventure to explain, yet via bringing the "Zohar" into your existence, you can find its that means for your self.

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Download E-books The Presence Process: A Journey Into Present Moment Awareness PDF

By Michael Brown

Why is it so tough to respond consciously after we are disenchanted? Why can we as a substitute lodge to hurtful, repetitive, subconscious, reactive behaviors?
The cause is that all of us have deeply suppressed emotional imprints that are programmed into us via event and other's instance. This imprinting unfolds instantly throughout the first seven years of formative years. till these emotional fees are consciously pointed out and built-in, at any time when disenchanted, like programmed natural equipment, we instantly inn to those reactive behaviors.
The Presence Process invites us to aspire to 'conscious emotional response' as a life-style. interpreting and making use of the easy procedure in this book makes it attainable for an individual, at any place, to remodel the standard in their existence experience from one in all uncontrollable re-activity, to deliberate responsibility.
We all lengthy to be freed from our emotional outbursts and to particularly adventure internal calm responsiveness within the face of hassle. What The Presence approach finds via direct adventure is that any attempt on our behalf to 'get rid of' our emotional pain is faulty. really, it experientially finds to us the amazing transformation that unfolds once we as an alternative embrace conscious emotional responsibility
The Presence strategy is a guided, self-facilitated trip into taking complete accountability for our emotional . it's a step-by-step path for the sorrowful baby inside of us to develop up emotionally.

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Download E-books Through a Catholic Lens: Religious Perspectives of 19 Film Directors from Around the World (Communication, Culture, and Religion) PDF

Videos are frequently tested for subtext and dramatizations of social and mental concerns in addition to present events. reviews of recognized Catholic administrators, reminiscent of Alfred Hitchcock and John Ford, have made the quest for Catholic issues a credible box of exam. via a Catholic Lens keeps the quest for those issues and examines the Catholic undercurrents by means of learning nineteen movie administrators from world wide. even if those administrators may well or will not be practising Catholics, their Catholic history are available of their writing and directing. each one bankruptcy, written via a distinct contributor, analyzes one movie of every director for its Catholic motifs. With the new raise of cinema stories, this assortment should be of curiosity to scholars and teachers in addition to cinema buffs.

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