In an era of hardening religious attitudes and explosive religious violence, this book offers a welcome antidote. Richard Holloway retells the entire history of religion - from the dawn of religious belief to the 21st century - with deepest respect and a keen commitment to accuracy. Writing for those with faith and those without, and especially for young listeners, he encourages curiosity and tolerance, accentuates nuance and mystery and calmly restores a sense of the value of faith.
"Informative and entertaining wry humour"
Mindfulness Plain and Simple provides the tools, tips, and tricks you need to destress and declutter your mind. Inner peace and happiness are available now, and they're closer than you think. By taking just a few minutes out of your day and making the simple but dramatic shift into the present moment, you will find more focus, effectiveness, and clarity than you ever thought possible. There is no jargon, religion, or new-age vision quest, just simple tools to be happier and more confident straightaway.
"Tells it straight, with humour."
This first installment in the simple truths series by Lucinda Drayton is an inspirational four-track meditation to help heal the pain of grief, divorce, and separation.
Lucinda is the singer of the well known band Bliss, and she has created this wonderful recording after her own personal experience of loss. It comes straight from her heart and was inspired by a year of huge changes and challenges.
Audio adaptation of this bestselling Principles title. Wicca is a magical path which empowers us to grow, change and heal. It is a spiritual harmony with the universe, others and ourselves. This 90 minute audio will give some simple guidelines to show how the beginner starts practising Wicca e.g. exercises for spiritual and magical developments, simple rites, making magical tools and ropes.
"Soothing and satisfying"
The astonishing true story of the boy who was healed through his amazing connection with horses. When their son Rowan was born, Rupert and Kristin's dream had come true. But the dream became a nightmare when their beautiful boy developed a disorder that left him incapable of communication, tormented by raging fits, requiring 24-hour care - and shattering their lives. Then, one day, father and son were walking in the woods near their house and stumbled across their neighbour's old brown horse, Betsy.
Seneca was dedicated to Stoicism, and in his essays and letters he explained the stoic position on many fundamental issues: pleasure and the problem of desire, happiness, and contentment; anger, fear, living in the present, how to think for yourself, anxiety and tranquillity, goodness, freedom, trusting the universe; courage, opportunity, cruelty and how to deal with it, friendship, love and trust, death and how to live, learning , chance and fate, time, aspirations, wisdom - and more.
You may have heard of The Secret and "the law of attraction". What this audiobook is all about, is applying the law of attraction and manifesting what you want, through placing orders with the universe through vision boards. The audio outlines in detail how to create a board, what works, and (very importantly) what to do if you don't achieve the results that you want. There is a process to remove the blocks and to allow the energy to flow.
La nube della non-conoscenza (The Cloud of Unknowing) è una guida spirituale pratica scritta nel XIV secolo da un anonimo scrittore inglese.
È considerato uno dei più begli scritti di argomento ascetico e spirituale del XIV secolo. Il suo argomento principale è la preghiera contemplativa, che viene affrontata con un linguaggio semplice e comprensibile a tutti. Nell'esperienza mistica descritta nella "nube della non-conoscenza" si sono riscontrati molti punti di contatto e di convergenza con la meditazione come viene intesa nel Buddhismo Zen.
Few, if any, thinkers and writers today would have the imagination, the breadth of knowledge, and the literary skill to conceive of a powerful secular alternative to the Bible. But that is exactly what A. C. Grayling has done, creating a nonreligious bible drawn from the wealth of secular literature and philosophy in both Western and Eastern traditions, using the same techniques of editing, redaction, and adaptation that produced the holy books of the Judeo-Christian and Islamic religions.
"Promised much... but did not deliver"
Have you ever wondered about auras? Do you know how to detect them? Would you like to be able to gain insight into people by reading their auras? If so, then this is the book for you!
Self discovery - so valuable and yet elusive is within touching distance as we listen to the serene and calm voice of Sister Jayanti. As she breaks gently down the barriers to understanding what is God, what is purification and how you can attain positive energy once again. How our destiny, decisions and actions influence everything around us and how our relationship with God can once again be established clearly and once again peace of mind can be the normal.Awareness understanding and awakening lead to you living your life once again the way you want to.
An audio collection of Hindi devotional poetry. Through these "jewels of wisdom", many have found a new perspective and awareness of life and have achieved an inner serenity.
"A bit of heaven!"
Do you believe there is more out there than meets the eye? Do you feel like you want to enhance your intuition? Are you curious about what's beyond ordinary sight? In this book, I will teach you 10 activation methods to awaken your third eye. With this new "organ", you will be capable of perceptions beyond ordinary sight.
Have you ever had the feeling that you've been somewhere before, but it's your first visit? Or have you experienced a sense of déjà vu about a situation or felt you've met someone before when you are really meeting him or her for the first time?
Well, more than two thirds of people believe in reincarnation - that we live lifetime after lifetime in order to learn and grow. Many people walking the earth right now have had numerous lifetimes in many guises. Past Life Regression can explore your past lives.
A lyrical retelling of one of the great Hindu epics, The Ramayana which forms an important part of its literature and greatly influenced Hindu life and culture.
"Found this book difficult to follow"
Is God an Illusion; previously published as War of the Worldviews: Science vs Spirituality.Richard Dawkins, Christopher Hitchens and Stephen Hawking have had a major impact on the loud and popular debate between 'aggressive atheists' and religion. The huge sales of their bestselling books show just how much interest people have in their ideas.
"Difficult to follow"
Short commentaries and beautiful, calming music will help you come closer to understanding the inner self. Look inwards and discover the inner being and look onwards to the experience of God's love that heals and frees the spirit from burden.
Hindi songs that remind us to thank God for the flowers in our lives. Beautiful melodies accompany beautifully sung lyrics that praise God and inspire the soul to blossom with love.
A heart that offers a prayer to the divine every moment of the day, needs no special time of the day to bow down at the altar. The path of love and surrender is the most expensive deal of life, where a lover offers everything he has including his own self to the beloved. Samarpan is an album in which Gurumaaji colors the hearts of seekers with this very color of love and surrender!
Drawing on the devotional songs of enlightenment - Gods Gift offers Hindu poetry and meditation that together will enable either the Novice or master of Meditation to rapidly enter the deep state that is often so elusive in meditation.These tracks will inspire you on a journey of discovery both with and without. Brahma Kumaris offers a range of highly inspirational and relaxing meditation titles, as well as Hindi poetry and Hindi meditation audios. These are great for understanding Hindi culture and to practicing your knowledge of the Hindi language.