This collection of sacred prose is the perfect companion to The Enlightened Heart, Stephen Mitchell's anthology of sacred poetry, as well as his bestselling translation of the Tao Te Ching. The Enlightened Mind contains discourses, essays, sermons, and aphorisms from the world's great religious traditions, many of them in new translations by the editor.The Enlightened Mind features texts from the Hindu, Jewish, Buddhist, and Confucian scriptures; Heraclitus and Plato; Muhammed, Chuang-tzu and Jesus; The Tibetan Book of the Dead; the Chinese Zen Masters; the Sufi masters; Meister Eckhart, Dame Julian of Norwich and other Christian teachers; Montaigne and Spinoza; the Hasidic Masters; Native American orators; and modern writers like Blake, Emerson, Rilke, Einstein, Kafka, and Simone Weil. Stephen Mitchell was born in Brooklyn in 1943, educated at Amherst, the Sorbonne, and Yale, and de-educated through intensive Zen practice. His many books include the bestselling Tao Te Ching, Gilgamesh, and The Second Book of the Tao, as well as The Gospel According to Jesus, Bhagavad Gita, The Book of Job, and Meetings with the Archangel.
Pyramid Power, the secret energy harnessed by the ancients, preserves food stuffs, amplifies thought forms, and increases sexual vitality. Here is the latest fabulous and provocative information on pyramids around the world, instructions on building your own pyramid, and suggested experiments.The #1 bestseller on pyramid energies offers fascinating information on pyramids around the world, and how you can make pyramid power work for you. Visit Max Toth's web site at http: //www.maxtoth.com
In our journey toward spiritual evolution, each of us goes through the stages of Maiden (infant to puberty), Mother (adult and parent), and Crone (wise elder). Maiden, Mother, Crone is a guide to the myths and interpretations of the Great Goddess archetype and her three faces--so that we may better understand and gracefully accept the cycle of birth and death.
The philosophical depth, psychological insight, and spiritual guidance of A Course in Miracles have been an extraordinary treasure of wisdom for millions of readers worldwide since its original publication in 1976. The reason for its popularity is simple: It deals directly with the root causes of human suffering and proposes the means through which we can return to our natural state of wholeness and peace.This volume, beautifully illustrated with more than 125 photographs by award-winning photographer Jane English, brings together the most evocative and inspirational selections from the Course and contains the entire texts of three previously published books, Accept this Gift, A Gift of Healing, and A Gift of Peace. Exceptionally poetic and moving, these succinct, powerful passages readily stand by themselves as potent capsules of profound inner wisdom, and as tools for our hearts and minds in the wider world.
Rupert Sheldrake, one of the world's preeminent biologists, has revolutionized scientific thinking with his vision of a living, developing universe--one with its own inherent memory. In The Rebirth of Nature, Sheldrake urges us to move beyond the centuries-old mechanistic view of nature, explaining why we can no longer regard the world as inanimate and purposeless. Sheldrake shows how recent developments in science itself have brought us to the threshold of a new synthesis in which traditional wisdom, intuitive experience, and scientific insight can be mutually enriching.
Crystal balls and crystal bowls are powerful, time-honored instruments of divination. Crystals allow you to access, amplify, and project energies not normally available. Their use in healing, activating creativity, foretelling the future, and balancing the human energy system is timeless.
This definitive book on crystal gazing, written by bestselling author Ted Andrews, presents everything you need to know to get started using this beautiful method of divination, including:
- Instructions on developing clairvoyance with the crystal ball
- Techniques to attune to spirit guides, angels, and devas
- A variety of methods for crystal gazing
- Methods of healing and improving health with the crystal ball
- Ways to divine with water
- Uses and effects of different types of crystal balls
- Explorations of the past, present, and future with the crystal ball
For the first time, a Tantric scholar and expert in the Hindu traditions of Ayurveda and astrology presents a system of numerology that combines numerical calculations, astrological data, and an analysis of body type. He illustrates the Vedic Square and the visual patterns that can be derived from it, revealing the esoteric interpretations of numbers and their relationship to one another. Recommendations are given regarding strong and weak periods of day or year, favorable colors and precious stones to be worn, and meditations and mantras to be practiced for health and prosperity.- Explains how your personal numbers relate to every aspect of life--including personality, temperment, intelligence, talents, sexuality, spirituality, finances, travel, and health. - This is the first Spanish-language edition of this popular book.
For the reader seeking spiritual guidance, this introduction to a regular programme of daily meditation aims to encourage to create a oneness with God and an understanding of an individual's place in the world. Goldsmith is not concerned with theory or theology, but with the need for prayer.