Isis and Sarapis in the Roman World by Sarolta A. Takacs

By Sarolta A. Takacs

Isis and Sarapis within the Roman international offers with the mixing of the cult of Isis between Roman cults, the next transformation of Isis and Sarapis into gods of the Roman country, and the epigraphic employment of the names of those deities autonomous from their cultic context. the parable that the guardians of culture and Roman faith attempted to reduce the cult of Isis as a way to rid Rome and the imperium from this decadent cult might be dispelled. a more in-depth examine inscriptions from the Rhine and Danubian provinces exhibits that the majority dedicators weren't Isiac cult initiates and that girls didn't outnumber males as dedicators. Inscriptions that point out the 2 deities in reference to a want for the wellbeing and fitness of the emperor and the imperial relations are of targeted value.

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Werewolf Histories by Willem de Blécourt (ed)

By Willem de Blécourt (ed)

This present day, werewolves are basically identified via movies: as people who grow to be wolves lower than the effect of the entire moon. even supposing it is a fresh picture, werewolves have an extended, fragmented and discontinuous background. Werewolf Histories is the 1st educational publication in English to handle eu werewolf heritage and folklore from antiquity to the 20th century. at the foundation of in general new resource fabric, various from archaeological reveals, demonological tracts, witchcraft trials, slander matches and 19th - and 20th - century legends, its participants conceal an important ecu werewolf territories, starting from Scandinavia to Germany, France and Italy, and from Croatia to Estonia. Werewolf Histories demands a extra subtle, contextualised, and differentiated procedure and hopes to be contagious adequate to spawn extra of its type.

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In Search of P. D. Ouspensky: The Genius in the Shadow of by Gary Lachman

By Gary Lachman

P. D. Ouspensky's vintage paintings looking for the striking was once the 1st to disseminate the tips of G. I. Gurdjieff, the mysterious grasp of esoteric suggestion within the early 20th century who nonetheless instructions a following this present day. Gurdjieff's mystique has lengthy eclipsed Ouspensky, as soon as defined by way of Gurdjieff as "nice to drink vodka with, yet a susceptible man." but Ouspensky was once an excellent, entire thinker in his personal correct, and a few reflect on his assembly with the charismatic "Mr. G." the disaster of his existence. certainly, in next years Ouspensky attempted not easy, with restricted luck, to damage away.
This ebook strikes Ouspensky's personal tale middle degree, opposed to the backdrop of the Russian Revolution, the dervishes of Constantinople, and a sophisticated Europe entre deux guerres. The archetypal come upon it describes echoes that of Don Juan and Castaneda, or even Mephistopheles and Faust. one of many nice mystical adventures of our time, it is going to fascinate everybody drawn to the farthest reaches of what it potential to be human. The paperback variation encompasses a new bankruptcy on Gary Lachman's personal former paintings in Gurdjieff's psychology.

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The Diloggún: The Orishas, Proverbs, Sacrifices, and by Ócha'ni Lele

By Ócha'ni Lele

The Diloggun is the 1st publication to discover this Afro-Cuban oracle from the point of view of diaspora orisha worship, and the lore surrounding this mysterious oracle—the dwelling Bible of 1 of the world's quickest transforming into faiths.

The diloggun is a device of divination, and a strong transformational technique. The forces set in movement while it really is solid ensure the long run evolution of the adherent. the writer offers crucial info the adept diviner must make sure that each point affecting religious improvement is considered in the course of a examining.

For these looking the knowledge of historical Africa, The Diloggun is an imperative consultant to the mysteries of the orishas.

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Solomon Speaks on Reconnecting Your Life by Eric Pearl, Frederick Ponzlov

By Eric Pearl, Frederick Ponzlov

Why are popular medical professionals, quantum physicists, and researchers around the globe attracted to the doubtless probability come upon that Dr. Eric Pearl had with considered one of his sufferers? What used to be it approximately that come upon that may not just significantly speed up the trajectory of his existence, yet eventually impact the lives of thousands . . . and may probably profoundly have an effect on your lifestyles to boot? what's this phenomenon?

In his overseas bestseller, The Reconnection: Heal Others, Heal Yourself, Dr. Pearl taught readers how you can entry and faucet right into a entire spectrum of power, mild, and knowledge formerly inaccessible to somebody, wherever. In doing so, he allowed us to thoroughly go beyond complicated therapeutic "techniques" and produce approximately dramatic, frequently on the spot, lifelong healings and lifestyles ameliorations! for the reason that then, the area has clamored for Eric’s moment e-book. His reaction? whilst i've got whatever else to assert.

Today Dr. Pearl, in collaboration with Frederick Ponzlov, certainly has whatever else to assert. you will have to reassess every thing you’ve learn up before approximately therapeutic, recognition, and our 4-dimensional life the following in the world. As guided by way of the spirit of Solomon, a multidimensional intelligence that speaks via Frederick Ponzlov, event firsthand the insights imparted through the evolution of this certain transmodality recognized at the present time as Reconnective therapeutic.

Now you could become aware of those insights and follow them in your life—insights that experience revolutionized the therapeutic global and given us the major to entry the huge energy that we each one have inside of our lives. Solomon speaks. . . .

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Matrices by William Vann Parker

By William Vann Parker

The aim of this e-book is to current a logical improvement of the
theory of matrices. It is written for introductory collage classes on the
subject and will be used not just with scholars of arithmetic yet also
with scholars in different fields during which an information of matrices is often
needed-engineering, statistics, economics, psychology, operations analysis,
social experiences, agricultural creation economics, and others.

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Blessings of the Cosmos: Wisdom of the Heart from the by Neil Douglas-Klotz

By Neil Douglas-Klotz

Aramaic—the language of Jesus and his disciples—has captured the mind's eye of seekers from each religion and religious culture. because the e-book of his bestseller Prayers of the Cosmos, Aramaic pupil Dr. Neil Douglas-Klotz has turn into a optimal specialist at uncovering the wealthy layers of that means present in Jesus' local knowledge sayings. Now, in advantages of the Cosmos, this well known writer offers a set of all-new translations of Jesus' best-loved benedictions and invocations for peace, therapeutic, divine connection, and extra including:

• Come unto me, all ye that hard work —blessings to resume and re-dedicate your life's sacred vocation Ask, and it might be given you —discovering your foundation within the resource of affection itself
• Jesus' parting phrases to the disciples, from the blessing of higher works to the numerous mansions educating to the nice commandment on love, and more
• Jesus' Beatitudes in Luke: benefits for our internal being
• Plus an 80-minute CD with 20 guided Aramaic physique prayers —similar to the conventional heart japanese practices that Jesus himself used to generate non secular power and insight

Whether for private concept or use in communal worship and rites of passage, advantages of the Cosmos provide you with a heart-opening prayerbook that might advisor you towards an ever deepening, day-by-day adventure of the divine.

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Mindful Tech: How to Bring Balance to Our Digital Lives by David M. Levy

By David M. Levy

From electronic mail to clever telephones, and from social media to Google searches, electronic applied sciences have reworked the best way we study, entertain ourselves, socialize, and paintings. regardless of their usefulness, those applied sciences have frequently ended in info overload, rigidity, and distraction. in recent times many folks have began to examine the pluses and minuses of our on-line lives and to invite how we'd extra skillfully use the instruments we’ve developed.
David M. Levy, who has lived his existence among the “fast world” of excessive tech and the “slow world” of contemplation, bargains a welcome consultant to being extra cozy, attentive, and emotionally balanced, and greater, whereas on-line. In a chain of routines rigorously designed to aid readers realize and examine their very own use, Levy has readers watch themselves heavily whereas emailing and whereas multitasking, and in addition to test with unplugging for a detailed interval. by no means prescriptive, the e-book opens up new avenues for self-inquiry and should enable readers—in the office, within the lecture room, and within the privateness in their homes—to make significant and strong alterations.

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86 Life Answers. Taurus by John Mesina

By John Mesina

Taurus: April 21 - may possibly 20

The Bull.

Stubborn, steadfast, systematic, kind-hearted, persevering, usually musical.

This booklet presents solutions to 86 existence questions about wealth, good fortune and happiness.

Know thyself and your suitable mate.

Be guaranteed of your destiny.

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Gods in the Desert: Religions of the Ancient Near East by Glenn S. Holland

By Glenn S. Holland

Gods within the wilderness explores the interesting non secular cultures of the traditional close to East. From the mysterious pyramids, tombs, and temples of Egypt to the strong heroes, gods, and legends of Mesopotamia, Glenn Holland courses readers during the early religions which are the basis of lots of brand new significant faiths.

Holland compares the religions of old Egypt, Mesopotamia, and Syria-Palestine, together with Israel and Judah, from the Neolithic period during the conquest of Alexander the nice. He offers a ancient survey of every zone, then discusses the gods, the rulers, the afterlife, and the worship rituals. This obtainable assessment makes transparent how those religions converged and diverged, and are in detail hooked up to the various religions we realize at the present time, occasionally in fantastic ways.

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