Confide in a brand new realm of religious perform. Plant and Fungus Totems provides strategies for developing respectful partnerships with totems, archetypal spirits that embrace the traits in their respective species. operating with simply vegetation and fungus—or together with their animal counterparts—you will detect the knowledge those spirit beings impart to these people who listen.
Exploring 3 assorted types of totemism, Lupa invitations you to be of provider to the planet's ecology by means of constructing relationships with those often-overlooked assets of perception. supplying meditations and proposals for journaling and experimentation, Plant and Fungus Totems shows tips to obtain tips and is helping you attach extra deeply with the totemic environment. additionally incorporated are hands-on workouts for incorporating actual vegetation and fungi into your totemic paintings, in addition to assistance for operating with herbs, gardens, city wild vegetation, and extra.
By Robert Moss
Travels in lots of Worlds with a grasp Storyteller
Join Robert Moss for an unforgettable trip that would extend your experience of truth and make sure that there's existence past loss of life and in different dimensions of the multiverse. Moss describes how he lived an entire lifestyles in one other international while he died at age 9 in a Melbourne clinic and the way he died and got here again back, in one other feel, in a concern of non secular emergence in the course of midlife. As he stocks his adventures in strolling among the worlds, we start to appreciate that every one instances — previous, destiny, and parallel — can be available now. Moss provides 9 keys for dwelling consciously on the heart of the multidimensional universe, embracing synchronicity, enjoyable our inventive spirits, and speaking with a better Self.
By Daniel Ogden
In a tradition the place the supernatural possessed an immediacy now unusual to us, magic used to be of significant value either within the literary and mythic culture and in ritual perform. lately, old magic has hit a excessive in recognition, either as a space of scholarly inquiry and as certainly one of normal, renowned curiosity. In Magic, Witchcraft, and Ghosts within the Greek and Roman Worlds Daniel Ogden offers 300 texts in new translations, in addition to short yet specific commentaries. this can be the 1st ebook within the box to unite huge choices from either literary and documentary assets. along descriptions of sorcerers, witches, and ghosts within the works of old writers, it reproduces curse pills, spells from historic magical recipe books, and inscriptions from magical amulets. each one translation is through a remark that places it in context inside historic tradition and connects the passage to similar passages during this quantity. Authors comprise the well-known (Sophocles, Herodotus, Plato, Aristotle, Virgil, Pliny) and the fewer regular, and expand around the complete of Greco-Roman antiquity.
the second one version encompasses a new preface, an up-to-date bibliography, and new source-passages, akin to the earliest use of the notice "mage" in Greek" (fr. Aeschylus' Persians ), a werewolf story (Aesop's Fables), and excerpts from the main systematic account of old laws opposed to magic (Theodosian Code).
By Ken Wilber
In Eye to Eye, Ken Wilber takes a primary step in constructing a complete version of consciouness and fact ecompassing technology, philosophy, and faith. He examines 3 nation-states of data: the empirical realm of the senses, the rational realm of the brain, and the comtemplative realm of the spirt, supplying a cogent critique of conventional faith, glossy materialistic philosophy, and renowned new age theories, pointing in the direction of a borader extra inclusive knowing of ourselves and the universe.
About the Author
Ken Wilber is without doubt one of the most generally learn and influential American philosophers of our time. His writings were translated into over twenty international languages. He lives in Boulder, Colorado
By Djwal Kul
Paperback: a hundred and forty pages
Publisher: The Summit Lighthouse Inc.
These manuscripts of the grasp Djwal Kul are offered as a call for participation to the trail of the nice White Brotherhood.
The ascended masters reside masters. they're the academics of the age.
As you learn and view the writings of Djwal Kul, recognized to his chelas because the Tibetan grasp, take some time to go into into his consciousness.
By David Leeming
Esteemed pupil David Leeming, who has authored greater than twelve books on mythology, right here deals the 1st complete narrative research of the mythology of the center East, that tumultuous zone that used to be the cradle of civilization. Leeming starts with a quick, attractive background of the center East, spanning Neolithic cultures, the Bronze Age and the Iron Age, the discovery of writing and the increase of Egypt and Babylonia, Israel and Roman rule, and the early heritage of the Jews, Christians, and Muslims. this is often by way of an in-depth dialogue of the mythology of the quarter, overlaying person pantheons, cosmic myths, mythic heroes, and lots more and plenty extra. Leeming levels from prehistoric figures resembling the mummy Goddess of ?atal H?y?k to Mesopotamian gods akin to Marduk and mythic heroes equivalent to Gilgamesh, to the pantheon of Egyptian mythology, together with the falcon-headed sky-sun god Horus and jackal-headed Anubis. the writer additionally bargains an illuminating exploration of the mythology of the 3 nice monotheistic religions of the sector: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. In a provocative Epilogue, Leeming depicts present day drawback within the center East as "violent, sincerely immoral, and unlawful activities" justified by way of "what can merely be known as myths." He notes that fundamentalists within the area's 3 religions all see their means because the in simple terms means, forgetting that myths characterize truths which are non secular and philosophical--not old occasions that may be used to justify acts of violence. With key maps, illustrations, bibliography, and index, Jealous Gods and selected humans presents an inclusive, authoritative, and fascinating account of a mythology that continues to be a potent--and usually destructive--force on the planet at the present time.
By Ted Kaizer
A 'Near japanese religion', alongside the strains of 'Greek faith' or 'Roman religion', is tough to tell apart for the Classical interval, because the non secular cultures of the numerous towns, villages and areas that constituted the close to East within the Hellenistic and Roman sessions have been, regardless of a few seen similarities, specifically very varied from one another. This selection of articles via students from diversified disciplines (Ancient background, Archaeology, Art-History, Epigraphy, Numismatics, Oriental reviews, Theology) contributes to our quest for figuring out the polytheistic cults of the close to East as a complete via bringing out the diversity among the various neighborhood and local different types of worship during this a part of the area.
By Susan Levitt
• the 1st publication to provide an explanation for how feng shui built from the Taoist platforms of astrology, yin and yang, and the 5 elements.
• offers a history on Taoist philosophy to assist readers higher comprehend the foundations of feng shui and the way to take advantage of them properly.
• is helping readers increase domestic, enterprise, backyard, estate, neighborhoods, and lots more and plenty extra.
The chinese language artwork of feng shui has turn into very hot within the West, yet too frequently recommendation at the topic includes overly simplistic directions for rearranging one's condo with none clarification of the profound philosophical procedure at the back of those adjustments. the traditional Taoists built feng shui from their figuring out of the delicate interaction of energies that make up the universe, and no real mastery of feng shui is feasible and not using a wisdom of Taoism. Taoist Feng Shui presents step by step guidance for bettering your house, company, backyard, estate, and local utilizing this historic method of information.
In Taoist Feng Shui, Susan Levitt lines the historical past of feng shui and exhibits the way it is grounded in wisdom of yin and yang and the 5 Taoist parts of fireplace, earth, steel, water, and wooden, in addition to many different ideas necessary to Taoism. as soon as a heritage in Taoism is confirmed, readers can larger comprehend the philosophy at the back of recommendations corresponding to opting for the easiest shades for every room of the house, room-by-room furnishings placement, yin and yang stability, right lighting fixtures, open air landscaping, the functionality of hallways and entrances, and the correct use of mirrors, crystals, fountains, and different feng shui instruments. With in-depth examples from the author's inner most feng shui perform, Taoist Feng Shui can assist all readers rework their own environments to create peace, concord, wellbeing and fitness, wealth, and strong fortune.
By Stephen Mace
Stephen Maces "Stealing the fireplace from Heaven - a method for developing person platforms of Sorcery" is usually touted as a very good place to begin for the aspiring magician/sorcerer in addition to the skilled magician. Dagon Productions is proud to announce the publishing of the revised and improved model of "Stealing the hearth from Heaven". "This essay bargains a method that folks can use to create their very own platforms of sorcery, structures accurately adapted to slot their very own subconscious minds. by means of following its directions, the reader may cause his or her subliminal self to layout its personal symbols to symbolize the powers that lie inside it. the outcome may be what's primarily a private language of energy, one that has which means just for his or her self, yet filled with efficiency since it is his or her personal soul’s means of expressing itself." - Stephen Mace
By Peter Novak
Reincarnation or an everlasting afterlife?
Eastern and Western philosophies have disagreed in this aspect for hundreds of thousands of years. Novak argues that every viewpoint is partly right, concluding that the human psyche divides at demise, the wakeful aspect reincarnating, and the subconsious judging itself.
Drawing on mythology, psychology, faith and technological know-how, in addition to past-life regression and near-death stories, Peter Novak explores the nuances of what particularly occurs to the soul after dying. jap and Western philosophies have disagreed in this aspect for hundreds of years.
After ten years of extensive research, his conclusions are a ground-breaking mixture of east and west, explaining how this department could have arisen and the way it truly is prone to be resolved.