Download E-books Beyond the Plain and Simple: A Patchwork of Amish Lives PDF

By Pauline Stevick

A sequence of vignettes describing Amish humans and customsPauline Stevick has visited greater than 50 Amish houses in several Amish settlements around the state. She has attended weddings, viewings, university periods and courses, kin gatherings, and greater than a dozen church providers. She has ridden in Amish carriages and has even slept in Amish houses. via her shut organization with the Amish, she has received distinct standpoint and is ready to offer prepared perception right into a tradition that's misunderstood through many.Beyond the obvious and easy reminds readers that even if the Amish gown in virtually exact garments, they've got particular personalities and convictions. In vignettes and reflections she unearths the ways that participants of the Amish neighborhood reside out their religion opposed to the history in their communal tradition, all of the whereas emphasizing their individuality. themes variety from Amish family members values to ladies to a retirement neighborhood in Florida to an Amish highbrow. Stevick’s eloquent narration is descriptive instead of expository as she usually attracts comparisons among Amish society and mainstream society, occasionally who prefer the Amish methods and at different instances wondering them. past the apparent and straightforward portrays the Amish as dynamic those who event struggles, mess ups, and successes no longer particular to their group.

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Download E-books The Pearl Beyond Price: Integration of Personality into Being: An Object Relations Approach (Diamond Mind Series, No. 2) PDF

By A. H. Almaas

During this e-book Almaas demonstrates that fit ego improvement is a part of the continuum of religious improvement. He additionally establishes the potential for achieving internal cognizance and constructing our crucial being—"the pearl past price"—in the context of residing an ordinary human existence.

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Download E-books Numerología con tantra, ayurveda y astrología PDF

For the 1st time, a Tantric pupil and professional within the Hindu traditions of Ayurveda and astrology offers a approach of numerology that mixes numerical calculations, astrological info, and an research of physique style. He illustrates the Vedic sq. and the visible styles that may be derived from it, revealing the esoteric interpretations of numbers and their dating to each other. ideas are given concerning powerful and vulnerable classes of day or yr, favorable shades and worthy stones to be worn, and meditations and mantras to be practiced for future health and prosperity.

• Explains how your own numbers relate to each point of life--including character, temperment, intelligence, skills, sexuality, spirituality, funds, go back and forth, and health.

• this is often the 1st Spanish-language variation of this renowned publication.

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Download E-books The Secret Doctrine: The Synthesis of Science, Religion, and Philosophy, Volume 2: Anthrogenesis PDF

By Helena Petrovna Blavatsky

Helena Petrovna Blavatsky (1831-1891) used to be the cofounder of the Theosophical Society. A world-famous determine of puzzle and controversy and a number one mind in the back of the occult revival within the West, Blavatsky released the key Doctrine in 1888 as her magnum opus.

The mystery Doctrine, Helena Petrovna Blavatsky's masterwork at the foundation and evolution of the universe and humanity itself, is arguably the main well-known, and maybe the main influential, occult booklet ever written.

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" i've got studied this e-book and writer in addition to theosphy and comparative religions, philosophy, technological know-how of brain for over two decades and the reality contained in H.P.Blavatsky's writings in addition to intuitive wisdom have brought on me nice pleasure and big craving for extra lifetimes of study...I hugely reccomend this e-book for critical scholars of lifes mysteries and better studying. "

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Download E-books Mere Christianity PDF

By C. S. Lewis

In the vintage Mere Christianity, C.S. Lewis, an important author of the 20 th century, explores the typical flooring upon which all of these of Christian religion stand jointly. Bringing jointly Lewis’ mythical broadcast talks in the course of global conflict from his 3 prior books The Case for Christianity, Christian Behavior, and Beyond Personality, Mere Christianity presents an unequaled chance for believers and nonbelievers alike to listen to this robust apologetic for the Christian faith.

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Download E-books On Eastern Meditation PDF

By Thomas Merton

A very good advent to the religions of the East by way of a monk from the West.Merton's biographer, George Woodcock, as soon as wrote that "almost from the start of his monastic occupation, Thomas Merton tentatively started to notice the good Asian religions of Buddhism and Taoism." Merton, an established social justice suggest, first approached japanese theology as an admirer of Gandhi's ideals on non-violence. via Gandhi, Merton got here to grasp the good Hindu textual content the Bhagavad Gita and in time got here to have dialogues with the Dalai Lama and Taoist chief D. T. Suzuki. Merton then grew to become deeply attracted to Chuang Tzu and Zen idea. On jap Meditation, edited by way of Bonnie Thurston (author of Merton and Buddhism), gathers the easiest of his jap theological writings right into a gorgeously designed present publication variation.

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Download E-books Dreaming the Divine: Techniques for Sacred Sleep PDF

By Scott Cunningham

Dreaming the Divine by Scott Cunningham (previously released as Sacred Sleep: desires & the Divine) is essentially the most designated books ever released on goals. such a lot specialists agree that goals are extremely important for these on a religious course. This ebook indicates you ways to push past the bounds of standard dreaming, and introduces you to the idea that of creating sleep a religious act.

This strategy is named "dream incubation" or "sacred sleep." The strategy used to be practiced in dream temples round the old global, together with these in Egypt, Babylon, Greece, and Rome. Dream incubation is the method of constructing sacred goals for a particular function: therapeutic, recommendation, glimpses of the longer term, safeguard, notion of youngsters, conflict plans, and a bunch of alternative purposes. you can now research this system in Dreaming the Divine.

Tucked inside of this ebook, you will find useful and straightforward thoughts for receiving sacred messages on your desires, together with:
- tips on how to organize for sacred sleep
- Dream rituals and spells to accomplish your sacred sleep targets
- The meanings of dream symbols noticeable in the course of sacred sleep
- Dream messengers and deities from quite a few cultures
- traditional sleep-inducing concepts together with prayer, designated baths, detailed meals to devour and others to prevent, herb teas, scented pillows, aromatherapy, and a number of other others
- the way to bear in mind and checklist your sacred sleep desires.

Seeking communion with the divine via goals is likely one of the oldest varieties of own spirituality. Sacred sleep is a method to take away spirituality from the fingers of the "experts" and position it the place it belongs: within the hearts, minds, and desires of daily humans. Get Dreaming the Divine and make your dreamtime specified.

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Download E-books Intentional Walk: An Inside Look at the Faith That Drives the St. Louis Cardinals PDF

By Rob Rains

An inside of examine the religion that courses the all-stars.

The St. Louis Cardinals have lengthy been some of the most winning franchises within the significant leagues. they've got gained eleven international sequence titles and a few of the main well-known gamers within the heritage of the sport have worn the storied “Birds at the Bat” uniform.

While that on-field luck has been good documented, Intentional Walk is the 1st booklet which fits past the tale of what occurs at the box to take an in-depth examine the lads contained in the Cardinal uniforms, and consider how their robust Christian religion is likely one of the riding forces in the back of their success.

Intentional Walk positive aspects the tales of Adam Wainwright, David Freese, Lance Berkman, Matt Holliday, Carlos Beltran, Jason Motte and different contributors of the 2012 Cardinals, written as these avid gamers and the remainder of the group attempted to copy the 2011 global championship. The publication talks approximately how they grew to become Christians and provides their testimony approximately what it capability for them to have God play this sort of famous position of their lives.

Playing for first-year supervisor Mike Matheny, a robust Christian to boot, those males speak about their good fortune and failure, concerning the demanding situations that come from taking part in baseball on the maximum point, and the way grateful and blessed they're to have that God-given skill. finally, even though, what's way more very important to them is their life-long dating they've got proven with Jesus Christ.

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Download E-books Growing Up in Heaven: The Eternal Connection Between Parent and Child PDF

By James Van Praagh

“[JamesVan Praagh] has replaced people’s lives, banished thefear of dying, and taken grieving mom and dad the solace in their lifeless children’spresence . . . it truly is most unlikely to not be moved.” —Newsweek

“Hereally is a healer. . . . he's the true thing.” —Shirley MacLaine

World-renownedpsychic James Van Praagh unearths the reality aboutchildren within the afterlife, verifying that their spirits stay enduringlyconnected to the realm of the residing even from the good hereafter. In GrowingUp in Heaven, the New York occasions bestselling writer of GhostsAmong Us and Unfinished Business deals a heartwarming, visionaryconfirmation of our inner most hopes and needs for the kids who've goneahead people to their nice reward.

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