By A. H. Almaas
This five-volume sequence provides a set of talks given via Almaas on subject matters corresponding to religion, dedication, the Aristocracy and ache, fact and compassion, permitting, and starting to be up. via those talks, Almaas bargains useful suggestions and recommendation for these on a non secular course, and he explores the demanding situations and mental obstacles confronted via these looking self-realization.
— Pacific Standard
Sometimes rumor, occasionally according to truth and sometimes misunderstood, the tenets of Islamic legislations and dogma weren't set within the religion’s founding moments. They have been constructed, like in different global religions, over centuries by means of the clerical classification of Muslim scholars.
Misquoting Muhammad takes the reader again in time via Islamic civilization and strains how and why such controversies built, supplying an inside of view into how key and debatable elements of Islam took form. Misquoting Muhammad lays out how Muslim intellectuals have sought to stability cause and revelation, weigh technological know-how and faith, and negotiate the everlasting truths of scripture amid moving values.
By Bill Johnson
- What it skill to go into “the prefer of His face” and the way it alterations history
- How to house distractions that input the brain in the course of prayer/meditation time
- How to maneuver past the religious plateaus to journey the arriving wave of revival
- The gift of preserving your eyes at the “Blesser” whereas achieving for His blessings
According to notebooks saved via G.I. Gurdjieff's closest follower, this booklet bargains new perception on his religious teachings—a approach of gnosis or "knowledge of being" handed on from distant antiquity. it's a entire and uniquely authoritative consultant to the nice teacher's rules and to his equipment for releasing ourselves from the nation of "waking sleep" during which so much folks reside our lives.
By Ken Carey
'Ken Carey is without doubt one of the maximum dwelling lecturers… learn him, and you will have hope.'
Exploring the transformative influence of local American spirituality on modern occasions, this is often the 3rd publication in Ken Carey's be
By Thom Hartmann
It’s challenging to pigeonhole Thom Hartmann. He has a distinct synthesis of features rarely present in one individual: a scholar’s love of background, a scientist’s zeal for proof, a visionary’s looking after fact, an explorer’s urge for food for event and novelty. as well as being the nation’s no 1 innovative radio host, he’s been an advert guy, a psychotherapist, a personal detective, and a homeopath. His writings surround politics, background, ecology, psychology, and spirituality, between different subjects.
Even Hartmann’s hundreds of thousands of dependable listeners and readers should be surprised on the breadth of his suggestion as evidenced through The Thom Hartmann Reader. Editor Tai Moses has pulled jointly Hartmann’s writings from a dozen books and different assets to offer a accomplished photo of the place Hartmann’s wide-ranging mind has led him over the last thirty years.
Hartmann is likely to be top referred to as a political philosopher, and essays all through this publication express—in his attribute impassioned and lucid style—his fierce dedication to Jeffersonian democracy and his virulent competition to the corporatization of the United States. yet you’ll additionally notice his Older and more youthful Cultures speculation, which identifies the basis reason for such a lot of of our social and environmental ills and issues tips to an answer. You’ll listen from Hartmann on the right way to hold our colleges from treating kids like meeting line items, why consciousness deficit illness isn't an disease, and what cloudy Germany can educate us approximately solar power. You’ll meet the notable Gottfried Müller, Hartmann’s mentor and the founding father of the humanitarian association Salem overseas. You’ll sign up for Hartmann on fact-finding journeys to Uganda, Russia, and four-thousand-year-old ruins in Peru.
As attention-grabbing as those and different themes within the Hartmann Reader are, Hartmann’s inner most aspiration has continuously been that his viewers do greater than simply pay attention or learn, that they develop into lively, woke up brokers of switch. those essays are supposed to encourage and encourage, to spur you to take a few type of motion. As Hartmann says on the finish of each radio software, “Get in the market, get lively! Tag, you’re it!”
By John Danvers
Via an research of many various examples, Danvers articulates a brand new mind set approximately mysticism and scepticism, now not as contrary poles of the philosophical spectrum, yet as fields of enquiry with overlapping goals and strategies. brought on by means of a deep experience of ask yourself at being alive, many mystics and sceptics, just like the Buddha, perform disciplines of doubt on the way to turn into freed from attachment to mounted appearances, essences and viewpoints, and in doing in order that they locate peace and equanimity. They increase methods of residing with impermanence and the unforeseen via letting cross of adherence to dogmatic ideals and by means of postponing judgement. In universal with many artists and poets they act as brokers of uncertainty, actively tense the exercises and conduct of daily suggestion and behavior with a view to show how you can preserve a feeling of stability and spontaneity in the course of life's problems. subject matters explored contain: being and self as strategy; mysticism and language; scepticism and dogmatism; Buddhism, interdependence and vacancy; Daoism and impermanence; dialectics of doubt in paintings and poetry. Written in a full of life and obtainable variety, followed by way of drawings and images via the writer, this quantity is geared toward students, artists, academics, and somebody drawn to philosophy, faith, artwork, poetry and methods of being.
By Diana Cooper
Explaining what's going to ensue after the non secular alterations estimated to occur within the year 2012 in line with old prophecies, this instruction manual indicates tips to faucet into the energies of the universe to achieve realizing of the adjustments occurring. fascinating new non secular energies might be entering the planet and influencing particular components, and financial, political, and climatic shifts also are estimated to happen. popular cosmic pupil Diana Cooper features 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 one can arrange, the lessons during this booklet function suggestions for the subsequent two decades, in order that humans may be capable of attune themselves to the religious forces which are coming.
By Shimon Bar Yohai
First version - Revised - in unique writer plastic wrap Zohar is a Hebrew notice 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" was once usually suppressed by means of spiritual and secular professionals who feared its strength to remodel the lives of these who won entry to the sacred writings. The sages of Kabbalah additionally realised that the "Zohar" needs to wait till humankind used to be able to obtain it. Michael Berg was once the 1st individual ever to translate the full 23-volume "Zohar" from historical Aramaic into English, a huge activity which he begun on the age of 18 and entire 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 impacts in our midst. at the present time we will settle for those rules that have been as soon as perceived as inexplicable mysticism or harmful sorcery. we have now the capability to appreciate the "Zohar's" real teachings. it is a tough adventure to explain, yet by means of bringing the "Zohar" into your existence, you'll find its which means for your self.
By Ram Dass
World-renowned thinker and religious instructor Ram Dass—author of the groundbreaking vintage Be the following Now—presents the modern Western viewers with a full of life, available advisor to the lessons of the Bhagavad Gita, the vintage Hindu textual content that has been referred to as the last word handbook for residing a religious lifestyles.