By Alex Mar
Witches are gathering
When most folks listen the note “witches,” they suspect of horror motion pictures and Halloween, yet to the approximately a million american citizens who perform Paganism this day, witchcraft is a nature-worshipping, polytheistic, and extremely actual faith. So Alex Mar discovers whilst she units out to movie a documentary and unearths herself drawn deep into the area of present-day magic.
Witches of the US follows Mar on her immersive five-year journey into the occult, charting smooth Paganism from its roots in Fifties England to its present American mecca within the San Francisco Bay sector; from a meeting of greater than 1000 witches within the Illinois woods to the recent Orleans department of 1 of the world’s such a lot influential magical societies. alongside the best way she takes half in dozens of rituals and turns into concerned with a wild array of characters. This sprawling group compels Mar to confront what she believes is possible--or hopes may possibly be.
With willing intelligence and wit, Mar illuminates the area of witchcraft whereas grappling in clean and unforeseen methods with the query underlying each religion: Why can we decide to think in whatever in any respect? even if evangelical Christian, Pagan priestess, or atheist, every one people craves a method of intending to provide constitution to our lives. occasionally we simply locate it in unforeseen places.
By Mandy Hale
Smart, robust, independent—single girls can reside a wonderful lifestyles. Husband no longer required.
Mandy Hale, additionally identified by means of her many web publication readers and Twitter enthusiasts because the unmarried WomanTM, stocks her tales, suggestion, and exuberance for dwelling existence as an empowered, convinced, God-centered lady who doesn’t simply surrender herself to being single—she enjoys it! Being unmarried has had its stigmas, yet Mandy proves it has its benefits too, and she or he makes use of knowledge and wit to motivate her fellow unmarried girls to have fun and dwell absolutely within the existence God has given them.
Mandy encourages her readers on topics resembling taking percentages, construction friendships, letting move, and discovering a better goal. along with her aid, readers can cease being concerned approximately fortunately ever after and find a satisfied lifestyles instead.
By John Edward, Natasha Stoynoff
What occurs once we die?
The acclaimed medium takes his abilities to new degrees and new nations! For After existence, John and a documentary workforce traveled to Australia and around the usa, the place he verified once more that grief, therapeutic, and desire are ceaselessly intertwined. He solutions his lovers' most-asked questions about the mediumship approach and the way it really works, whereas revealing his personal own existence as a husband and new father. Edward additionally stocks what he’s realized via his personal own losses and demonstrates that it’s by no means too overdue to forgive…and by no means too far-off to love.
John additionally connects with celebrities either right here and at the different side.
By John Horgan
By Donald Tyson
Contains every little thing that newbies have to begin their esoteric education
The Magician's Workbook has a unmarried objective: to give a graded and built-in sequence of useful routines designed to educate the necessities of formality magic.
It includes no heritage or theory―just 40 routines that anybody can do with no previous education, detailed instruments, or high priced fabrics. The content material levels from uncomplicated psychological workouts to accomplish rituals that shape templates for destiny paintings in Western magic.
These workouts don't simply teach―they rework. whilst practiced on a regular basis, they reason alterations within the physique, mind, perceptions, feelings, and the will―changes priceless for the winning operating of magic in any of its old or smooth traditions.
·A entire uncomplicated education guide for critical newcomers who are looking to commence acting ritual magic, instead of simply examining approximately it
·Presents a revolutionary, forty-week time table of day-by-day learn that totally integrates internal psychological conditioning with exterior pursuits, gestures, and phrases
·Enables scholars to move directly to examine the Golden sunrise process in better intensity, or stream ahead with self assurance to the other type of Western magic
By Ted Dekker
A Christmas story with a contemporary twist.
We all love making a song the Christmas carol "The Little Drummer Boy." Our hearts swell because the negative boy deals his most sensible, meager present to the newborn within the manger, and we smile in pleasure because the youngster Lord graciously smiles His thank you. Now Ted Dekker brings a contemporary twist to this liked music of desire, attractiveness, and pleasure. this contemporary delusion happens in a wide urban the place Christmas has been banned and changed via a vacation that celebrates prosperity. All Christmas songs are additionally banned.
By Gary Lachman
A considerate biography of 1 of the main polarizing pioneers of different spirituality, the occult-mystic Helena Petrovna Blavatsky.
Pioneer. Visionary. Provocateur. Madame Helena Petrovna Blavatsky—mystic, occult author, baby of Russian aristocrats, non secular seeker who traveled 5 continents, and founder (with Henry metal Olcott) of the Theosophical Society—is nonetheless being hailed as an icon and scorned as a fraud greater than one hundred twenty years after her demise. yet regardless of perennial curiosity in her lifestyles, writings, and philosophy, no unmarried biography has tested the talk and legacy of this influential philosopher who helped outline smooth replacement spirituality—until now.
Gary Lachman, the acclaimed non secular biographer in the back of volumes similar to Rudolf Steiner and Jung the Mystic, brings us an in-depth examine Blavatsky, objectively exploring her precise and singular contributions towards introducing japanese and esoteric non secular principles to the West in the course of the 19th century, in addition to the controversies that proceed to paint the discussions of her lifestyles and work.
By Aldous Huxley
Brave New World writer Aldous Huxley on enlightenment and the "ultimate reality"
In this anthology of twenty-six essays and different writings, Huxley discusses the character of God, enlightenment, being,good and evil, faith, eternity, and the divine. Huxley always tested the non secular foundation of either the person and human society, continuously looking to succeed in an actual and obviously outlined event of the divine. that includes an advent through well known non secular pupil Huston Smith, this social gathering of "ultimate truth" proves correct and prophetic in addressing the non secular starvation such a lot of suppose today.
By Denise Levertov
The poet provides a variety of thirty-four of her personal poems culled from formerly released volumes, tracing her circulation from agnosticism to Christian religion and her oscillation from doubt to confirmation alongside the best way.
By Alanna Kaivalya
Each of the twenty-one mantras and kirtans offered comprises the Sanskrit model, the transliteration, the interpretation, feedback for chanting, the underlying delusion, and its modern day implications. in keeping with Alanna Kaivalya’s years of training and learning the myths and sacred texts, this publication bargains a fashion into the most life-changing elements of yoga practice.