The Fifth Dimension

By Vera Stanley Alder

Vera Stanley Alder invitations readers to check meditation via making a choice on a subject matter they do not know and studying approximately it through the use of the workouts and meditations within the ebook. He explores the range of claims made concerning the results of meditation what occurs to the scholar, biologicaland actual adjustments, the perform of balanced dwelling, and the phenomena that ends up in final achievement and fulfillment.

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Your Spacious Self: Clear the Clutter and Discover Who You Are

By Stephanie Bennett Vogt

It is a here! such a lot folks do an excessive amount of, or have extra possessions than we want. Or either. Our lives are stuck in a swirl of attachments, weigh down, and never-ending mechanical "doing." As people it's our nature to adventure readability and spaciousness forever. the matter is we lose concentration, get off stability, and overlook how.

With inspiring classes, funny tales, and nourishing practices in slowing down, simplifying, and self-care, longtime area clearing professional, Stephanie Bennett Vogt, exhibits you ways to transparent your place, quiet the brain, and fix your spirit, in ways in which suppose reliable and final a lifetime.

Your Spacious Self shows us that it isn't our stuff, yet maintaining directly to it that creates a strength box of "stuckness" that clouds our perceptions and paralyzes our lives. litter isn't just the junk spilling out of the closet. it truly is any factor, or inspiration, that stops us from experiencing our real nature and most sensible existence. Clearing isn't a tedious workout in throwing away, yet a gradual trip of letting move - one small step, drawer, or second at a time.

Included are day-by-day information and meditations, a weekly worksheet, and 6 pattern assembly agendas designed for e-book teams and "clearing circle" help teams.

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The Biology of Transcendence: A Blueprint of the Human Spirit

By Joseph Chilton Pearce

Makes use of new learn concerning the mind to discover how we will be able to go beyond our present actual and cultural obstacles

• finds that transcendence of present modes of life calls for the dynamic interplay of our fourth and 5th brains (intellect and intelligence)

• Explores the concept Jesus, Lao-tzu, and different nice beings in heritage are types of nature’s risk and our skill to accomplish transcendence

• 17,000 offered in hardcover on account that April 2002

Why can we appear caught in a tradition of violence and injustice? How is it that we will be able to realize the transcendent perfect represented by way of figures comparable to Jesus, Lao-tzu, etc who've walked between us and but now not appear to succeed in an identical nation?

In The Biology of Transcendence Joseph Chilton Pearce examines the present organic knowing of our neural association to deal with how we will be able to transcend the constraints and constraints of our present capacities of physique and mind--how we will be able to go beyond. contemporary learn within the neurosciences and neurocardiology identifies the 4 neural facilities of our mind and exhibits 5th such heart is found within the middle. This examine finds that the evolutionary constitution of our mind and its dynamic interactions with our middle are designed by way of nature to arrive past our present evolutionary capacities. we're really actually, made to go beyond.

Pearce explores how this “biological central” drives our lifestyles into ever-greater nation-states of being--even because the “cultural relevant” of social conformity and behaviour counters this genetic history, blocks our transcendent capacities, and breeds violence in all its types. The clash among faith and spirit is a crucial a part of this fight. yet each one people may perhaps overthrow those cultural imperatives to arrive “unconflicted behavior,” in which middle and mind-brain resonate in synchronicity, commencing us to degrees of hazard past the normal.

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Fringe-ology: How I Tried to Explain Away the Unexplainable-And Couldn't

By Steve Volk

“Fringe-Ologybrings a poet’s eye to the frayed edges among the identified and unknown, beliefand skepticism. . . . A dive into the magical even a hardcore skeptic like myselfcan enjoy.” —Mat Johnson, writer of Pym

Takea unusual and unsettling journey into the center of the magical universe asjournalist Steve Volk attempts to respond to one of the most basic questions atthe center of human lifestyles. Fringe-ology will entice a person curiousbut wary approximately experiences of paranormal reports, psychic phenomena, andother unexplainable events—anyone who has ever questioned in regards to the lifestyles anafterlife, clever existence on different planets, or the bounds of extrasensoryperception. For fanatics of Fringe, Mythbusters,Medium, Heroes, Nova, and Lost, Volk’sscintillating trip into secret illuminates the furthest limitations ofpossibility and wonder.

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Sex and the Intelligence of the Heart: Nature, Intimacy, and Sexual Energy

By Julie McIntyre

Explores how Nature underlies sexuality and intimacy

• Examines the best way to regain intimacy in our relations in a manner that embraces our hidden wild nature and restores the sacred to our lives

• offers sacred intercourse and intimacy-building practices for companions and workouts to reconnect with the intuitive intelligence of the center, eliminate our emotional armor, and domesticate a deeper courting with the Earth

• indicates how through therapeutic our courting with Nature and our sexuality, we stream towards therapeutic the total planet

Nature is having intercourse all of the time--that’s one of many purposes we think so alive once we are immersed in it. Sexuality is key to the feeling of Nature on your personal physique, of connecting to the piece of Earth closest to you--your personal flesh and bones. Many a pair has been triumph over via ardour whereas strolling within the woods or at the seashore; many a soul has chanced on solace or epiphany in Nature. residing based on Nature relies on you being your real, entire self--a sexual, sensual, erotic, totally alive person.

Exploring the territory of intimacy, sacred intercourse, and emotional therapeutic as a trip to wholeness, Julie McIntyre examines the sacred dating among sexuality and the Earth and divulges how one can create deep, lasting intimacy together with your lover by means of recapturing the wild, spontaneous, normal sexuality that's your birthright. Detailing the method of relocating out of your head to the key backyard of your center, she offers workouts to heal your psyche of outdated emotional trauma, reconnect with the intuitive intelligence of the center, and domesticate a deeper courting with the Earth so as to belief your self and develop into weak and open along with your lover and therefore actually intimate. She indicates how there's a direct dating among our ideals and values approximately intercourse and intimacy and our ideals and values in regards to the setting and the Earth. She unearths how, by means of therapeutic our separation from Nature and our sexuality, we will be able to deliver the sacred again into our lives, form our personal ecstatic sexual reviews, and circulation towards therapeutic the full planet.

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High Society: The Central Role of Mind-Altering Drugs in History, Science, and Culture

By Mike Jay

An illustrated cultural historical past of drug use from its roots in animal intoxication to its destiny in fashion designer neurochemicals

• that includes art from the approaching excessive Society exhibition on the Wellcome assortment in London, one of many world’s maximum scientific background collections

• Explores the jobs medications play in numerous cultures as medicinal drugs, non secular sacraments, prestige symbols, and coveted exchange items

• unearths how medicines drove the worldwide exchange and cultural trade that made the fashionable global

• Examines the explanations of drug prohibitions a century in the past and the present “war on medicines”

Every society is a excessive society. on a daily basis humans drink espresso on eu terraces and kava in Pacific villages; chunk betel nut in Indonesian markets and coca leaf on Andean mountainsides; swallow ecstasy capsules within the golf equipment of Amsterdam and opium capsules within the deserts of Rajastan; smoke cannabis in Himalayan temples and tobacco and marijuana in each country on the earth.

Exploring the spectrum of drug use all through history--from its roots in animal intoxication to its destiny in fashion designer neurochemicals--High Society paints bright images of the jobs medications play in numerous cultures as medications, non secular sacraments, prestige symbols, and coveted exchange items. From the botanicals of the classical global in the course of the mind-bending self-experiments of 18th- and 19th-century scientists to the artificial molecules that experience remodeled our knowing of the mind, Mike Jay unearths how medicines similar to tobacco, tea, and opium drove the worldwide exchange and cultural alternate that created the trendy international and examines the forces that ended in the prohibition of opium and cocaine a century in the past and the “war on medicinal drugs” that rages at the present time.

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The Path of Transformation: How Healing Ourselves Can Change the World

By Shakti Gawain

Most humans face tough own matters - in jobs, relationships, funds, and overall healthiness. conventional methods of dwelling, operating, and in relation to each other and the surroundings usually do not appear to paintings good, but there are few powerful types for switch. Shakti Gawain stocks the guidelines and views which were the main useful to her; publications readers in therapeutic actual, psychological, emotional, and religious wounds; presents instruments for facing tough events; and proposes that the recommendations to private and planetary crises are inside every one human being.

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LSD and the Divine Scientist: The Final Thoughts and Reflections of Albert Hofmann

By Albert Hofmann

The acclaimed discoverer of LSD’s own studies and techniques on chemistry, the average sciences, mind-altering medicinal drugs, the soul, and the hunt for happiness

• stocks a special facet of the daddy of LSD, one identified simply to his neighbors and shut colleagues

• Explains Hofmann’s diversified equipment of pharmaceutical examine in keeping with conventional plant medication

• contains the poetry of this mystical prophet of psychedelic technology

Best referred to as the 1st individual to synthesize, ingest, and notice the psychedelic results of LSD, Albert Hofmann was once greater than only a chemist. A pioneer within the box of visionary plant study, he used to be one of many first humans to indicate using entheogens for mental therapeutic and religious development. His insights into the consciousness-expanding results of psychedelics in addition to human nature, the psyche, and the character of fact earned him a name as a magical scientist and visionary thinker.

This book--Hofmann’s final paintings ahead of his loss of life in 2008 on the age of 102--offers the acclaimed scientist’s own stories and ideas on chemistry, the average sciences, mind-altering medicines, the soul, and the quest for happiness and which means in existence. Hofmann explains assorted tools of pharmaceutical study in accordance with conventional plant medication and discusses psilocybin, the energetic compound in psychedelic mushrooms that he found. He examines the mental function of psychoactives, their healing capability, and their use in easing the life-to-death transition. Sharing a distinct aspect of the daddy of LSD, one recognized purely to his neighbors and shut colleagues, this publication additionally contains the poetry of this mystical prophet of psychedelic technology.

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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 software for greater than centuries; whereas the tarot remains to be most typically regarded as "fortune telling," the genuine energy of the tarot lies in its skill to channel a transparent direction for our deep instinct to polish via. Consulting the tarot will help transparent creativity blockages, make clear goals, paintings via advanced judgements, and make experience of feelings and relationships. no matter if used for easy decision-making or an figuring out of your life's goal, studying tarot could be an indispensible software for being extra aware of the standards that could help or weaken your efforts towards success.

In Holistic Tarot, writer Benebell Wen offers an entire advisor to utilizing the tarot to foster own development. Wen offers a entire evaluation of the heritage 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) ahead of digging deeply into one of the best-known tarot platforms, the Rider-Waite-Smith. Beginners will discover a entire advisor to operating with the tarot, together with making a choice on and taking care of a deck, how top to benefit and take into accout the attributes of the most important and minor arcana, the translation of playing cards and spreads, the position of meditation in a tarot perform, and the way to take advantage of the tarot for bettering relationships, specialist improvement, and private resilience. extra complex practitioners will savour nuanced theoretical discussions of the tarot in addition to functional recommendation approximately examining others' tarot playing cards and establishing a tradition. Containing over 500 illustrations and targeted info on every one card in addition to various spreads, Holistic Tarot is an entire compendium of tarot research that each practitioner must have in his or her library.

A sleek 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 significant, clever, entire evaluation and innerview of the Rider Waite Smith approach of tarot! this can be the single advisor you must have. Bravo!” —James Wanless, PhD, writer of Voyager Tarot

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

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

“Arguably the main complete advisor to tarot out there at the present time. it is also cutting edge: it deftly combines japanese mysticism with Western metaphysics. it is a magnificent tome that offers a unconditionally sleek, rational method of tarot perform whereas protecting impressive components of tradition."—Corrine Kenner, writer of Tarot and Astrology

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Feng Shui and Health: The Anatomy of a Home: Using Feng Shui to Disarm Illness, Accelerate Recovery, and Create Optimal Health

By Nancy SantoPietro

Initially valued for its layout ideas which could have a profound effect on all apsects of existence starting from relationships to monetary matters, Feng Shui is now being famous as a complementary approach to aid diagnose, determine and deal with ailment in addition to aid the therapeutic process.

"Feng Shui and well-being" offers the energetics of healthiness from a Feng Shui point of view. SantoPietro's cutting edge theories approximately Feng Shui and health and wellbeing take the reader via a sequence of straightforward the right way to diagnose illnesses and writing workouts to assist them delve deeper into their disorder. Readers will learn the way they subconsciously recreate disorder styles of their houses during the placement and layout, and the way they can be interested in lease and buy houses that replicate all of the emotional, non secular, and actual underpinnings in their illness.

"Feng Shui and wellbeing and fitness" will contain an creation to the elemental rules of Feng Shui to boot extra complex details at the connection among Feng Shui and our inner power approach, the Chakras. An instance is The nine the most important Feng Shui well-being rules: no backs to the door; fix all leaks; repair all doorways; transparent all litter; money your electric shops; lighten darkish parts; reduce/remove all electric goods from the bed room; transparent all sewers, plumbing, vents, & waterworks; and correctly hold your place. The publication also will contain details on universal room layouts which may bring about disease & the right way to right them; the position of colour in well-being; and a multi-level method of assuaging 18 universal illnesses.

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