How to Know God: The Soul's Journey into the Mystery of Mysteries

By Deepak Chopra

You do not have to think in God so that it will adventure God.
--- Deepak Chopra

The celebrated writer of Ageless physique, undying Mind and The Seven non secular legislation of Success has written his so much bold and demanding paintings but, a runaway overseas bestseller that has encouraged thousands of readers to reconsider their idea of God.

According to Chopra, the mind is hardwired to understand God. The human apprehensive method has seven organic responses that correspond to seven degrees of divine event. those are formed now not by way of anybody faith (they are shared through all faiths), yet by means of the brain's have to take an enormous, chaotic universe and locate that means in it. How to understand God describes the search every one people is on, no matter if we understand it or no longer. For, as Chopra places it, "God is our maximum intuition to understand ourselves." This publication makes a dramatic and enduring contribution to that wisdom.

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Sacred Marriage: What If God Designed Marriage to Make Us Holy More Than to Make Us Happy?

Happy is sweet. Holy is better.

Your marriage is greater than a sacred covenant with another individual. it's a non secular self-discipline designed that will help you understand God higher, belief him extra absolutely, and love him extra deeply.  What if God’s fundamental rationale in your marriage isn’t to make you cheerful . . . yet holy?

Sacred Marriage does not simply provide options to make a wedding happier. It does include functional instruments, yet what married Christians so much desire is assist in changing into holier husbands and other halves. Sacred Marriage offers that aid with insights from Scripture, church background, time established knowledge from Christian classics, and examples from present day marriages.

Sacred Marriage unearths how marriage trains us to like God and others good, the way it exposes sin and makes us extra conscious of God's presence, how solid marriages foster solid prayer, how married intercourse feeds the religious lifestyles, and more.

The revised version of Sacred Marriage takes under consideration the methods men's and women's roles have elevated because the ebook was once first written. it's been streamlined to be a speedier learn with no wasting the intensity that such a lot of readers have valued.

Sacred Marriage uncovers the secret of God’s overarching objective. This publication may actually modify profoundly the contours of your marriage. it is going to more than likely swap you. simply because if it is pleasant or tough, your marriage can develop into a doorway to a more in-depth stroll with God, and to a non secular integrity that, like salt, seasons the realm round you with the have fun with of Christ.

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Amish Grace: How Forgiveness Transcended Tragedy

By Donald B. Kraybill, Steven M. Nolt, David L. Weaver-Zercher

Praise for Amish Grace

"A tale our polarized kingdom must listen: it's nonetheless grace that saves."—Bill Moyers, Public Affairs Television

"In an international the place repaying evil with evil is nearly moment nature, the Amish remind us there is a larger method. In simple and lovely prose, Amish Grace recounts the Amish witness and connects it to the guts in their spirituality."—Sister Helen Prejean, writer, lifeless guy Walking

"Faced with the infamous Amish aversion to exposure, reporter after reporter became to the authors...to solution one query: How may possibly the Nickel Mines Amish so without difficulty, so thoroughly, forgive? whereas the textual content offers an in depth account of the tragedy, its good looks lies in its discovery of forgiveness because the crux of Amish tradition. by no means preachy or treacly, it indicates a bigger meditation greater than apt in our time."—Philadelphia Magazine

"This balanced presentation . . .blends heritage, present overview of yankee society, and an exam of what builds neighborhood right into a seamless tale that info the shootings whereas it probes the spiritual ideals that ended in such quickly forgiving. Recommended." —Library Journal

"Professors Kraybill, Nolt, and Weaver-Zercher have written a great book—a version of transparent, forceful writing a few tragedy and its aftermath. they've got an visible affection for the Amish but ask tricky questions, weigh contradictions, and discover conundrums similar to how a loving God may enable schoolgirls to be massacred." —National Catholic Reporter

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The Void: Inner Spaciousness and Ego Structure

By A. H. Almaas

During this ebook Almaas brings jointly options and reviews drawn from modern item relatives thought, Freudian-based ego psychology, case reports from his personal religious perform, and educating from the top degrees of Buddhist and different jap practices. He demanding situations us to seem not just on the character and the content material of the brain, but in addition on the underlying nature of the brain itself.

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Living Fearlessly: Bringing Out Your Inner Soul Strength (How-to-Live Series)

By Paramhansa Yogananda

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Publish yr note: initially released in 2003. This reproduction is First Edition.
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In this robust publication, Paramahansa Yogananda - well known writer of the non secular vintage, Autobiography of a Yogi - presents optimistic affirmations for reaching luck, outlines convinced equipment of constructing lasting happiness, and tells us tips to conquer negativity and inertia by way of harnessing the dynamic energy of our personal will.

From within Book
Living Fearlessly: Bringing Out Your internal Soul power is a compilation of choices from Paramhansa Yoga-nanda's writings, lectures, and casual talks. those initially seemed in his books, in articles in Self-Realization (the journal he based in 1925), within the 3 anthologies of his accrued talks and essays, and in different Self-Realization Fellowship publications.

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Gnostic Healing: Revealing the Hidden Power of God

By Tau Malachi, Siobhan Houston

In this groundbreaking paintings, Gnostic instructor Tau Malachi and Harvard-educated autonomous student Siobhán Houston have teamed as much as current robust Gnostic therapeutic practices in a transparent and systematic approach came upon nowhere else. recommendations comprise mystical prayer, meditation, and sacred rite, and are compatible for either starting and skilled healers.

All the practices during this guidebook facilitate direct religious and mystical reports that might wake up your soul and bring about self-realization. basically, it's a publication of therapeutic as a fashion of the trail to Enlightenment―Divine Gnosis.

 Praise for Tau Malachi
“Malachi completely captures the oral culture in the written word.”―Publishers Weekly

 

 

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Elements of the Real in Man (Diamond Heart, Book 1)

By A. H. Almaas

This five-volume sequence offers a suite of talks given through Almaas on themes akin to religion, dedication, the Aristocracy and ache, fact and compassion, permitting, and turning out to be up. via those talks, Almaas bargains necessary counsel and suggestion for these on a non secular course, and he explores the demanding situations and mental limitations confronted by means of these looking self-realization.

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Journey to the Heart of Aikido: The Teachings of Motomichi Anno Sensei

By Linda Holiday

Journey to the guts of Aikido presents the lessons of Motomichi Anno Sensei, one of many few closing direct scholars of Morihei Ueshiba, the mythical founding father of Aikido. After a life of perform and educating in Japan, the us, and Europe, Anno Sensei conveys via his teachings Aikido's crucial spirit of affection, concord, gratitude, and purification with uncomplicated authenticity and eloquence. writer and translator Linda Holiday--herself a senior teacher of Aikido--brings to lifestyles the intimacy of this communique via translated discourses at the deep perform of Aikido and candid dialogues among Anno sensei and Western scholars.

Journey to the center of Aikido includes Linda Holiday's bright account of her experience as a tender lady learning Aikido within the mystical sector of Kumano, Japan, within the Seventies, and a poignant telling of Anno sensei's existence and his first-hand event of educating with Aikido's founder. a vital source for the worldwide Aikido neighborhood, Journey to the center of Aikido also bargains religious teachings correct to all modern seekers, touching quite a lot of subject matters equivalent to the which means of martial arts, the combination of physique and spirit, the reality of interconnectedness, and the perform of peace, supplying all readers perception into the profound religious questions on the middle of existence.

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Spiritual Ecology: A Quiet Revolution

By Leslie E. Sponsel

Award winner in technology type on the annual eco-friendly publication competition in San Francisco, may perhaps 17, 2014

An web look for "Spiritual Ecology" and comparable phrases like "Religion and Nature" and "Religion and Ecology" unearths thousands and thousands of sites. Spiritual Ecology: A Quiet Revolution deals an highbrow historical past of this far-reaching flow. prepared chronologically, it samples significant advancements within the options and activities of either old and modern pioneers, starting from the Buddha and St. Francis of Assisi to Wangari Maathai's eco-friendly Belt move and James Cameron's 2010 epic movie Avatar.

This foundational publication is exclusive in that it presents a old, cross-cultural context for figuring out and advancing the continuing non secular ecology revolution, contemplating indigenous and Asian spiritual traditions in addition to Western ones. such a lot chapters concentrate on a unmarried pioneer, illuminating historic context and his/her legacy, whereas additionally connecting that legacy to broader matters. assurance comprises themes as varied as Henry David Thoreau and the golf green Patriarch BartholomeW's decades-long advertising of environmentalism as a sacred responsibility for greater than 250 million participants of the Orthodox Church all over the world. for additional info, stopover at www.spiritualecology.info.

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