Cartomancy with the Lenormand and the Tarot: Create Meaning & Gain Insight from the Cards

By Patrick Dunn

Beyond Divination

Looking for deeper that means within the playing cards? find out how to mix the little-known Lenormand deck with the tarot for richer, extra own readings. knowledgeable in symbolic language, writer Patrick Dunn describes how the symbolism of the Lenormand, so obtainable and easy, can shine a transparent gentle at the tarot, whereas the cosmology and philosophy of the tarot can lend intensity and intending to the Lenormand.

Focusing on experimentation and intuition, Cartomancy with the Lenormand and the Tarot indicates how you can create relationships with those very important divinatory platforms. With own tales, utilized thought, and how-to directions, you can find how the symbols of the decks engage and easy methods to learn intuitively. operating with the Lenormand and the tarot, you could collaborate with the common brain and improve your meditative and magical paintings for life-changing results.

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The Heart-Mind Matrix: How the Heart Can Teach the Mind New Ways to Think

By Joseph Chilton Pearce

Activating the compassionate intelligence of the guts to reconnect to the universe and our non secular destiny

• indicates how the guts is attached to our prefrontal cortex and gives a balancing counterweight to the calculating mind of the decrease mind

• Explains how we're caught in reactive habit loops because of the lack of the nurturing tradition of our ancestors

• unearths how the Heart-Mind Matrix connects us to the universe and is the engine of religious evolution

Expanding the progressive theories of brain explored within the bestselling The Crack within the Cosmic Egg and The Biology of Transcendence, Joseph Chilton Pearce explains how the guts presents the balancing intelligence to the brain’s calculating mind, an innate method of emotional-mental coherence misplaced generations in the past via a breakdown of the nurturing tradition of our ancestors. through severing ourselves from our center intelligence, we're left with our egocentric, survival-oriented reptilian brains, which create and strengthen “strange loops” among capability and genuine fact, resulting in our glossy world’s never-ending cycle of self-inflicted mess ups and societal crises. Pearce explains that during order to wreck those cycles and go beyond a existence concentrated completely on surviving the result of our personal reactive styles, we needs to reconnect with the compassionate intelligence of the center.

Offering a wealthy number of proof, Pearce explores neurological study, misplaced and enduring nurturing cultures, own reports, and bills from the lives and writings of recent sages resembling Jane Goodall, Maria Montessori, and Rudolf Steiner. He indicates that through activating the unique matrix of the Heart-Mind--the engine of our non secular evolution and our innate connection to the universe--we can train our brains new how you can imagine, amend our damaging habit loops, and input right into a way forward for peace, non secular connection, and wide awake evolution.

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Cave and Cosmos: Shamanic Encounters with Another Reality

By Michael Harner

In 1980, Michael Harner blazed the path for the global revival of shamanism together with his seminal vintage The approach of the Shaman. In this long-awaited sequel, he presents new facts of the truth of heavens.

Drawing from a life of own shamanic reviews and greater than 2,500 stories of Westerners’ reviews in the course of shamanic ascension, Harner highlights the amazing similarities among their discoveries, indicating that the heavens and spirits they’ve encountered do certainly exist. He additionally presents directions on his cutting edge core-shamanism thoughts, in order that readers can also ascend to heavenly geographical regions, search spirit lecturers, and go back later at will for added therapeutic and suggestion.

Written by way of the best authority on shamanism, Cave and Cosmos is a must-read not just for these drawn to shamanism, but in addition for these attracted to spirituality, comparative faith, near-death reports, therapeutic, awareness, anthropology, and the character of reality.

Praise for Michael Harner and The manner of the Shaman
 
“What Yogananda did for Hinduism and D. T. Suzuki did for Zen, Michael Harner has performed for shamanism—namely, deliver the culture and its richness to Western awareness.”
—from Higher Wisdom, via Roger Walsh and Charles S. Grob
 
“Wonderful, fascinating.… Harner rather understands what he’s speaking about.”
—Carlos Castaneda, best-selling writer of The Teachings of Don Juan and The energetic aspect of Infinity
 
“An intimate and useful consultant to the artwork of shamanic therapeutic and the expertise of the sacred. Michael Harner is not only an anthropologist who has studied shamanism; he's an real white shaman.”
—Stanislav Grof, writer of The event of Self-Discovery
 
“Harner has impeccable credentials, either as a tutorial and as a working towards shaman. absolutely (since the hot loss of life of Mircea Eliade) the world’s major authority on shamanism.”
—Nevill Drury, writer of The parts of Shamanism
 
“Michael Harner is a smart shaman. He additionally proves individual might be either a scientist and a shaman.”
—Bo Bair Rinchinov, Siberian Buryat shaman

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Tame Your Inner Critic: Find Peace & Contentment to Live Your Life on Purpose

By Della Temple

Nautilus Silver Award Winner, IPPY Silver Award Winner and Indie Excellence Finalist
 
Stop dwelling With Low vainness and Heal Your internal Child 
 
Are you prepared to take that subsequent step? With over 40 routines and meditationsTame Your internal Critic teaches you ways to control the monkey mind, the self-defeating brain chatter that retains you from residing - and loving - your life!
 
Find methods to banish the voice that is protecting you small. discover ways to flooring to the earth, fill in with energies which are in alignment along with your optimum strong and transparent away the damaging, self-defeating phrases that hinder your from residing a existence packed with objective and meaning.
 
Learn how the thoughts,feelings, judgments and criticisms of others should be swept away and changed with the voice of your internal tips, your Spirit. locate your precise north--your personal inner knowledge that's attached to the divine and offers you guidance.With really expert workouts and meditations, this e-book indicates you ways to banish negativity, increase your relationships, and become aware of new how you can proportion your presents with the realm round you.

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Being Happy: You Don't Have to Be Perfect to Lead a Richer, Happier Life

By Tal Ben-Shahar

A awesome advisor to dwelling a happier existence (even if it is not so perfect)

Bestselling writer Tal Ben-Shahar has performed it back. In Being Happy (originally released in hardcover as The Pursuit of Perfect, 978-0-07160882-4), he delivers not just you the idea but in addition the instruments that can assist you easy methods to settle for existence because it really is rather than what you think that it's going to be. by utilizing the technological know-how of optimistic psychology besides recognition, Ben-Shahar indicates you ways to flee the rat race and start residing a lifetime of serenity, happiness, and achievement.

With a similar procedure that made Happier this type of nice good fortune, Being Happy indicates you the way to allow cross of unrealistic expectancies and actually settle for your feelings for a extra serene existence.

Praise for Ben-Shahar:
"[Tal Ben-Shahar has] an extraordinary model of excellent feel that's embedded in medical wisdom approximately how one can bring up happiness." -- Martin E. P. Seligman, writer of Authentic Happiness

"Ben-Shahar teaches that happiness isn’t as elusive as humans think." -- Publishers Weekly

"One of the most well-liked lecturers in Harvard’s contemporary history." -- Ellen J. Langer, writer of Mindfulness and On changing into an Artist

Tal Ben-Shahar is the recent York occasions bestselling writer of Happier. He consults and lectures all over the world to executives in multinational businesses, most of the people, and at-risk populations. for additional information, stopover at www.talbenshahar.com

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The Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbook

By Denise Alvarado

"Voodoo Hoodoo" is the original number of Creole Voodoo present in New Orleans. The Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbook is a wealthy compendium of greater than three hundred actual Voodoo and Hoodoo recipes, rituals, and spells for romance, justice, playing success, prosperity, health and wellbeing, and success.

Cultural psychologist and root employee Denise Alvarado, who grew up in New Orleans, attracts from a life of recipes and spells realized from relations, acquaintances, and native practitioners. She strains the background of the African-based folks magic introduced by means of slaves to New Orleans, and exhibits the way it advanced over the years to incorporate affects from local American spirituality, Catholicism, and Pentecostalism. She stocks her examine into folklore collections and nineteenth- and twentieth- century formularies together with her personal magical arts.

The Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbook contains greater than a hundred spells for Banishing, Binding, Fertility, good fortune, security, funds, and extra. Alvarado introduces readers to the Pantheon of Voodoo Spirits, the Seven African Powers, and different vital Loas, Prayers, Novenas, and Psalms, and lots more and plenty, even more, including:
* Oils and Potions: allure Love Oil, Dream Potion, Gambler's good fortune Oil, Blessing Oil
* Hoodoo Powders and Gris Gris: Algier's quick good fortune Powder, Controlling Powder, cash Drawing Powder
* Talismans and Candle Magic
* Curses and Hexes

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Creating the Soul Body: The Sacred Science of Immortality

Outlines the rules and mechanics of the soul physique, the non secular automobile that permits person realization to outlive the body’s loss of life

• exhibits that the traditional Vedic, Egyptian, Hebraic, and Pythagorean traditions shared and understood this religious perform

• finds sleek technology as simply now awakening to this historical sacred science

Ancient peoples internationally understood that specific recognition is rooted in a common box of recognition and is hence everlasting, surviving the passing of the actual physique. They engaged in religious practices to make that transition maximally auspicious. those practices might be defined as a type of alchemy, within which base components are discarded and better degrees of realization are discovered. the result's the construction of a motor vehicle, a soul physique, that consists of attention past actual death.

These religious arrangements are symbolized within the Vedic, Egyptian, and Hebraic traditions as a divine stairway or ladder, a step by step direction of ascent during which the practitioner increases awareness through levels till it involves relaxation within the bosom of the countless, thereby changing into “immortal.” This religious approach explains the reincarnation of the Dalai Lama, for instance, whose reincarnation is proven in infancy via actual and non secular indicators, indicating that the recognition has been carried from one lifetime to the next.

In Creating the Soul Body, Robert Cox maps the religious trip of attention in the back of this sacred technology of immortality and divulges the perform of making a soul physique intimately. He additionally indicates that this old non secular technological know-how resembles complex theories of recent technological know-how, similar to wave and particle thought and the unified box idea, and divulges that sleek technological know-how is barely now awakening to this historical technological know-how of “immortality.”

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Reinventing the Body, Resurrecting the Soul: How to Create a New You

By Deepak Chopra

Deepak Chopra provides ten classes to assist construct wisdom and alter the distorted power styles which are the basis reason for getting older, disease, and disease.

Fifteen years after his number one New York Times bestseller, Ageless physique, undying Mind, Deepak Chopra revisits "the forgotten miracle"–the body's endless potential for swap and renewal. you can't reap the benefits of this miracle, Chopra says, except you're keen to totally reinvent your physique, reworking it from a cloth item to a dynamic, flowing technique. "Your actual physique is a fiction," Chopra contends. each mobilephone is made of invisible components: expertise and energy.

Transformation cannot cease with the physique, despite the fact that; it needs to contain the soul. The soul–seemingly invisible, aloof, and except the fabric world–actually creates the physique. simply by means of going to the extent of the soul will you entry your complete power, bringing extra intelligence, creativity, and understanding into each element of your life.

Reinventing the physique, Resurrecting the Soul gives you ten breakthroughs–five for the physique, 5 for the soul–that bring about self-transformation. In transparent, obtainable phrases, Chopra indicates us the best way to devote ourselves to deeper understanding, concentrate on relationships rather than intake, include each day as a brand new global, and go beyond the stumbling blocks that afflict physique and mind.

Deepak Chopra has encouraged thousands together with his profound teachings through the years. His bestselling books have explored the mind/body connection and the facility of spirit. together with his most modern ebook, he invitations you to event with him the miracles that spread after we attach the physique on to the remarkable mysteries that supply existence meaning–directly to the soul. if you have accomplished this trip, after reinventing your physique and resurrecting your soul, the ecstasy of real wholeness turns into attainable for the first actual time.

From the Hardcover edition.

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Holistic Tarot: An Integrative Approach to Using Tarot for Personal Growth

By Benebell Wen

Designed for starting in addition to skilled tarot readers, Holistic Tarot offers a clean and easy-to-follow method of using the tarot deck for tapping into unconscious wisdom and creativity. The tarot deck has been used as a divination instrument for greater than centuries; whereas the tarot continues to be most typically considered "fortune telling," the real energy of the tarot lies in its skill to channel a transparent direction for our deep instinct to polish via. Consulting the tarot may help transparent creativity blockages, make clear targets, paintings via advanced judgements, and make experience of feelings and relationships. even if used for easy decision-making or an realizing of your life's objective, studying tarot might be an indispensible software for being extra aware of the criteria which could support or weaken your efforts towards success.

In Holistic Tarot, writer Benebell Wen offers an entire consultant to utilizing the tarot to foster own development. Wen offers a complete assessment of the historical past of the tarot and a wide range of theories on its use (including its courting to Jungian archetypal psychology and standard chinese language divination practices) earlier than digging deeply into one of the best-known tarot platforms, the Rider-Waite-Smith. Beginners will discover a entire consultant to operating with the tarot, together with picking out and taking good care of a deck, how most sensible to benefit and take note the attributes of the foremost and minor arcana, the translation of playing cards and spreads, the function of meditation in a tarot perform, and the way to exploit the tarot for bettering relationships, expert improvement, and private resilience. extra complicated practitioners will relish nuanced theoretical discussions of the tarot in addition to sensible recommendation approximately studying others' tarot playing cards and constructing a tradition. Containing over 500 illustrations and specified details on each one card in addition to a variety of spreads, Holistic Tarot is a whole compendium of tarot examine that each practitioner must have in his or her library.

A glossy alchemical achievement.”—Barbara Moore, writer of Tarot Spreads 

“Will turn into one of many jewels within the crown of tarot literature.” —Anthony Louis, MD, writer of Tarot past the Basics 

“A tarot classic.”—Sasha Graham, writer of Tarot Diva

“A excellent, clever, finished evaluation and innerview of the Rider Waite Smith method of tarot! this can be the one advisor you must have. Bravo!” —James Wanless, PhD, writer of Voyager Tarot

“A large accomplishment … more likely to become the essential guidebook for severe scholars of the tarot.”— Joan Bunning, writer of Learning the Tarot

“No tarot fanatic could be with out this book!”—Chic and Tabatha Cicero, authors of The Golden sunrise Magical Tarot

“Arguably the main accomplished advisor to tarot out there at the present time. it is also leading edge: it deftly combines japanese mysticism with Western metaphysics. it really is a powerful tome that offers a totally glossy, rational method of tarot perform whereas retaining extraordinary parts of tradition."—Corrine Kenner, writer of Tarot and Astrology

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Secular Meditation: 32 Practices for Cultivating Inner Peace, Compassion, and Joy - A Guide from the Humanist Community at Harvard

By Rick Heller

Meditation is a kind of psychological workout with a variety of scientifically validated actual and mental advantages. As meditation instructor Rick Heller exhibits, the advantages of the perform expand past the private to counterpoint relationships with others, with one’s neighborhood, and with the realm. In Secular Meditation, step by step directions, own tales, and provocative questions educate empathy for others, pressure aid, and the type of in-the-moment residing that fosters appreciation for all times and resilience within the face of adversity. Heller simplifies what's usually stumbled on mysterious, describing and delivering designated directions for thirty-two assorted practices, making sure that any one can locate the precise one.

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