By Kendrick Frazier
This number of severe essays and investigative studies examines almost each zone of fringe technological know-how and the mystical from a refreshingly medical and clear-minded point of view. The authors are famous scientists, philosophers, psychologists, and writers. All convey to the duty a decision to sift experience from nonsense and truth from fiction in a space infamous for incorrect information, misperception, self-delusion, and wishful pondering. They accomplish that in a fashion that highlights the variations among genuine technology and pseudoscience.They've made specified efforts first to discover the particular proof in the back of various claims that experience renowned charm, after which to provide an explanation for and speak what medical research and reasoning show approximately them. topics handled to incisive and unique exam contain astrology, ESP, psychic detectives, psychic predictions, parapsychology, remote-viewing, UFOs, creationism, the Shroud of Turin, coincidences, cult archaeology, palmistry and fringe medication. There also are explorations of the results of paranormal ideals for technological know-how schooling.
By Eileen Connolly
During this moment quantity of Eileen Connolly's best-selling Connolly Tarot sequence, the coed advances at the upward course from apprentice to journeyman, and the tarot-as-oracle blooms with intensity, aspect, strength and light-weight. Eileen Connolly bargains new and functional concepts for wealthy and special readings, together with fabric by no means earlier than provided in any booklet on tarot. Her new conjunction suggestion presents deeper insights for setting up the time of affects and occasions; she indicates easy methods to use tile focusing strength of crystals and offers many new and interesting spreads for exploring the main points of either karmic and mundane concerns.
By Martinus Rulandus
Containing a whole and undeniable clarification of all vague phrases, airtight topics, and arcane words of Paracelsus." "I desire to come ahead with support, that they might not simply search extra diligently into the writings of the Hermetists, yet that they might comprehend them larger, and that during this way the divine paintings of Alchemy can be extra effectively taken in hand.
By Stephen Mace
Seizing strength explores the Magick of utilizing strength to house the 2 associations that appear to do the main to cripple our entry to it: the company and the country. of those, the previous is unquestionably extra odious than the latter, and infinitely much less important. so much odious of all, in fact, is the carnal union of the 2, yet such depravity could have a tendency towards the decline of either events, and Seizing energy examines the dynamics of this strategy to boot.
By Samantha Stevens
Are looking to seek advice from angels? The Seven Rays: A common consultant to the Archangels, the 1st name within the Spirit Books sequence, teaches you ways to enhance a courting with the Archangels (known because the Seven Rays) utilizing prayer, affirmations, candle burning, visualizations and meditation. Samantha Stevens takes you thru the origins and energies of the Seven Archangels: Michael (protection), Zadkiel (joy), Uriel (peace), Chamuel (love), Gabriel (guidance), Jophiel (illumination) and Raphael (healing) and examines their courting to prepared and old religions reminiscent of Christianity, Buddhism and New Age cults. The Seven Rays is an inspirational consultant to help you make that decision, and learn how to be an Angel in the world.
By Dolores Cannon
Sign up for DOLORES CANNON, AND allow us to move EXPLORING! subscribe to us on a voyage via time and area into the realm of the unusual and strange and unfathomable, as hypnotherapist Dolores Cannon s Convoluted Universe sequence maintains. droop trust as you discover worlds and dimensions the place your desires develop into fact and your fact is simply a dream. Open your brain to a myriad of chances that experience formerly basically dwelt within the mind's eye. extra mind-bending options for people with open minds and keen curiosities. *Other lives as animals, crops and in unusual, otherworldly our bodies. * every thing is alive. every thing has awareness. * aid from beings of remote worlds. * the 3 waves of volunteers who're coming to assist the area battle through its transition. * what's God? the genuine nature of God or the resource, the place all come from and all needs to return to. * Lifetimes as Creators of universes, the Earth and every thing on it. * various legislation of production and physics the place universes obey different principles. * the recent Earth and the results on bodies as we circulation into it.. * Who may be left in the back of while the Earth strikes into the subsequent measurement. * a wholly new substitute to a walk-in. * the ultimate answer power which can break the area if it turns into useful.
By Andrew D. Lewis
By James H. Hyslop
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By Raquel Romberg
During this intimate ethnography, Raquel Romberg seeks to light up the performative importance of therapeutic rituals and magic works, their embodied nature, and their effectiveness in reworking the states of individuals through concentrating on the noticeable, albeit in most cases vague, ways that therapeutic and magic rituals continue. The questions posed via Romberg emerge without delay from the actual pragmatics of Puerto Rican brujeria (witch-healing), formed via the eclecticism of its rituals, the heterogeneous personality of its members, and the heterodoxy of its ethical economic system. What, if any, is the function of trust in magic and therapeutic rituals? How do earlier discourses on ownership input into the performative adventure of formality within the the following and now? the place does trust cease, and the place do stories of the flesh start? whereas those are questions that philosophers and anthropologists of faith think about, they gather a distinct that means while requested from an ethnographic viewpoint. Written in an evocative, empathetic kind, with theoretical ruminations approximately functionality, the senses, and mind's eye woven into tales that spotlight the drama and humanity of consultations, this ebook is a vital contribution to the cross-cultural figuring out of our ability to event the transcendental in corporeal methods.
By Thomas B. Roberts (ed.)
Finds entheogens as catalysts for religious improvement and direct encounters with the sacred
• With contributions by way of Albert Hofmann, Huston Smith, Stanislav Grof, Charles Tart, Alexander “Sasha” Shulgin, Frances Vaughan, and so forth
• comprises own bills of Walter Pahnke’s sturdy Friday test in addition to a 25-year follow-up with its individuals
• Explores protocols for ceremonial use of psychedelics and the demanding situations of remodeling entheogenic insights into enduring switch
Modern geared up faith relies predominantly on secondary spiritual experience--we examine others’ impressive direct non secular encounters within the far away earlier and feature religion that God is obtainable. but what if strong sacraments existed to aid us at once event the sacred? What if there have been how you can hunt down the which means of being human and our position within the universe, to determine the sacred on the planet that surrounds us?
In this booklet, greater than 25 non secular leaders, scientists, and psychedelic visionaries research how we will go back to the first religious encounters on the foundation of all religions during the guided use of entheogens. With contributions via Albert Hofmann, Huston Smith, Stanislav Grof, Charles Tart, Alexander “Sasha” Shulgin, Frances Vaughan, Myron Stolaroff, and so on, this ebook explores protocols for ceremonial use of psychedelics, the demanding situations of reworking entheogenic insights into enduring swap, psychoactive sacraments within the Bible, myths surrounding using LSD, and the transformative ayahuasca rituals of Santo Daime. additionally it is own money owed of Walter Pahnke’s solid Friday scan in addition to a 25-year follow-up with its individuals. Dispelling fears of inauthentic spirituality, habit, and ill-prepared encounters with the holy, this ebook unearths the potential for entheogens as catalysts for religious improvement, a direction during which religion can at once come upon God’s energy, and the start of a brand new spiritual period in line with own religious event.