How to Have Courage, Calmness and Confidence: The Wisdom of Yogananda (Volume 5)

By Paramhansa Yogananda

This strong booklet indicates you ways to rework your lifestyles: - Dislodge damaging options & melancholy - Uproot worry and ideas of failure ? even in the middle of making an attempt situations - healing anxiousness - Systematically get rid of fear out of your existence - conquer anger, sorrow, over-sensitivity, and a number of different not easy emotional responses - discover ways to advance the heroic point in your self.

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The Fun Book for Christmas: New Ways to Have Fun for the Holidays

Melina Gerosa Bellows has nice principles for making Christmas fun--all wrapped up in The enjoyable e-book for Christmas.

The enjoyable ebook for Christmas tackles every thing yule. Readers get a full of life little ebook choked with immense rules, from reinventing previous kinfolk traditions to making enjoyable, new how you can benefit from the vacation trips with kinfolk and friends.

New principles for Christmas cheer comprise providing a completely embellished tree to a kinfolk in want, downloading a enjoyable vacation song combine, or having an earth-friendly Christmas through recycling or deciding to buy a replantable tree.

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Commentaries on Living (Second Series)

Krishnamurti's crucial message is that to discover fact, we needs to transcend the bounds of normal idea. In public talks around the world, he strove to loose listeners from traditional ideals and mental mind-sets with the intention to comprehend what's. This 3-volume sequence files his conferences with person seekers from all walks of existence, in which he reviews at the struggles universal to people who paintings to damage the bounds of character and self-limitation. This moment quantity of the 3-part sequence comprises discussions of inventive happiness, devotion, worship, the phobia of demise, karma and an event of bliss.

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Life Driven Purpose: How an Atheist Finds Meaning

By Dan Barker

Each pondering individual desires to lead a lifetime of which means and objective. For hundreds of thousands of years, holy books have instructed us that any such lifestyles is offered in simple terms via obedience and submission to a few greater energy. this day, the trustworthy continue well known devotionals and tracts inside of effortless achieve on bedside tables and cellular units, all speaking this universal message: existence is incomprehensible with out God. Former pastor Dan Barker eloquently, powerfully, and rationally upends this long-held trust in Life pushed Purpose. supplying phrases of enrichment, emancipation, and idea, he reminds us how hundreds of thousands of atheists lead chuffed, loving, ethical, and purpose-filled lives. practising what he preaches, he additionally demonstrates via his personal own trip that existence is efficacious for its personal sake-that that means and goal come no longer from above, yet from inside of.

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The Courage to Teach: Exploring the Inner Landscape of a Teacher's Life, 10th Anniversary Edition

By Parker J. Palmer

"This publication is for lecturers who've sturdy days and undesirable — and whose undesirable days convey the ache that comes purely from whatever one loves. it really is for lecturers who refuse to harden their hearts, simply because they love beginners, studying, and the instructing life." — Parker J. Palmer [from the creation]

For a long time, Parker Palmer has labored on behalf of lecturers and others who decide on their vocations for purposes of the center yet may possibly lose middle a result of bothered, occasionally poisonous platforms within which they paintings. millions of readers have benefited from his strategy within the braveness to coach, which takes academics on an internal trip towards reconnecting with themselves, their scholars, their colleagues, and their vocations, and reclaiming their ardour for probably the most tough and significant of human endeavors.

This booklet builds on an easy premise: sturdy instructing can't be diminished to strategy yet is rooted within the id and integrity of the instructor. solid instructing takes myriad kinds yet reliable lecturers percentage one trait: they're authentically found in the study room, in neighborhood with their scholars and their topic. They own "a capability for connectedness" and may be able to weave a fancy net of connections among themselves, their matters, and their scholars, supporting their scholars weave an international for themselves. The connections made by means of sturdy academics are held now not of their tools yet of their hearts — where the place mind, emotion, spirit, and may converge within the human self — supported via the group that emerges between us once we decide to dwell genuine lives.

BONUS: comprises an audio CD that includes a 45-minute dialog among Parker Palmer and his colleagues, Marcy Jackson and Estrus Tucker from the guts for braveness & Renewal. They think about what they've got realized from operating with millions of lecturers of their "Courage to educate" application (www.CourageRenewal.org)and with others who yearn for higher integrity of their expert lives.

Note: CD-ROM/DVD and different supplementary fabrics aren't incorporated as a part of booklet file.

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Action: A Selection of Passages from the Teachings of J. Krishnamurti (1st Edition)

By Jiddu Krishnamurti

Publish 12 months note: First released in 1990
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The passages during this learn publication were taken without delay from Krishnamurti's talks and books from 1933 via 1967.

The compilers all started by way of interpreting all of the passages from this era which contained the notice action—the subject matter of this booklet. this might now not were attainable with out using an entire textual content machine database, produced through the Krishnamurti starting place belief of britain. Over 750 passages have been studied in all, and the features of "action" most often addressed by way of Krishnamurti have been famous. those elements then shaped the description for the contents of this booklet.

The fabric chosen has no longer been altered from how it used to be initially revealed apart from restricted correction of spelling, punctuation, and lacking phrases. phrases or words that seem in brackets should not Krishnamurti's, yet were additional via the compilers for the sake of readability. Ellipses introducing a passage, or finishing it, point out that the passage starts or results in mid-sentence. Ellipses during a passage point out phrases or sentences passed over. a chain of asterisks among paragraphs exhibits that there are paragraphs from that speak that have been passed over. Captions, trigger from the physique of the textual content, were used with many passages. so much captions are statements taken without delay from the textual content, with a few being a mixture of words from the passage. Krishnamurti spoke from any such huge viewpoint that his complete imaginative and prescient used to be implied in any prolonged passage. If one needs to work out how a press release flows out of his complete discourse, you'll find the total context from the references on the foot of every passage. those refer basically to talks which were released within the accumulated Works of J. Krishnamurti.

This seventeen-volume set covers the total interval from which this learn ebook has been drawn. an entire bibliography is incorporated on the finish of this booklet. scholars and students can also be drawn to extra passages on motion now not utilized in the publication, avail2 capable for examine upon written request, within the files of the Krishnamurti beginning of the United States. This learn booklet goals to provide the reader as entire a view as attainable, in a hundred and forty pages, of the query of motion as explored by means of Krishnamurti in the course of the interval coated. lots of the fabric offered has now not been formerly released, other than within the Verbatim studies that have been produced privately, in constrained numbers, essentially when you attended Krishnamurti's talks.

A ultimate word: The time period heuristic, utilized in the heading of part VI, is outlined via the Chambers 20th Century Dictionary as "serving or resulting in locate out" or "the strategy in schooling during which the scholar is determined to determine issues for himself" and never "depending on assumptions in accordance with previous experience."

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The Bhagavad Gita: A New Translation

By Anonymous

The Bhagavad Gita, the music of the Lord, is an historic Hindu scripture approximately advantage, provided as a discussion among Krishna, an incarnation of God, and the warrior Arjuna at the eve of a superb conflict over succession to the throne.

This new verse translation of the vintage Sanskrit textual content combines the abilities of top Hinduist Gavin Flood with the stylistic verve of award-winning poet and translator Charles Martin. the result's a dwelling, vibrant paintings that avoids uninteresting pedantry and is still real to the terribly influential unique. A devotional, literary, and philosophical masterpiece of unsurpassed attractiveness and inventive relevance, The Bhagavad Gita has encouraged, between others, Mahatma Gandhi, J. Robert Oppenheimer, T. S. Eliot, Christopher Isherwood, and Aldous Huxley. Its common themes—life and demise, conflict and peace, sacrifice—resonate in a West more and more attracted to japanese spiritual stories and the Hindu diaspora.

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The World of Shamanism: New Views of an Ancient Tradition

Interesting, finished, and eminently readable, this advisor explores shamanism―the world's so much enduring therapeutic and spiritual tradition―in the sunshine of recent medication, psychology, neuroscience, realization disciplines, and non secular reports.

Praise for the area of Shamanism
"As if on cue, simply while i'm commencing to imagine that shamanism is the floor from which all religions spring, alongside comes this booklet.  I can't think a booklet that will be extra worthy to me in pondering via this significant subject."
―Huston Smith, writer of The World's Religions

"...Unquestionably the main rounded compact creation to shamanism, really the interior international of shamans, to be had at the present time. A door-opening ebook for college students of realization and spirituality."
―Georg Feuerstein, Ph.D., M.Litt, writer of The Yoga culture

"A wonderfully transparent and well timed survey of shamanism."
―Jean Achterberg, Ph.D., writer of Imagery in therapeutic

"Quite easily, this booklet is an incredible breakthrough in figuring out the important phenomenon of shamanism. i like to recommend it highly."
―Charles Tart, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Psychology, collage of California at Davis, writer of States of Consciousness
 
"...Eminently worthwhile and encouraging. an excellent integrative paintings that pushes the frontiers of recognition in insightful, sensible, and robust ways."
―Angeles Arrien, Ph.D., Cultural Anthropologist, writer of The Four-Fold approach and The moment 1/2 existence

"...Unique in bringing jointly the whole variety of anthropological, mental, and psychiatric literature in this important topic. It does so with admirable scholarship but nonetheless manages to be delicate and clear."
―Christie W. Kiefer, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, collage of California at San Francisco

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40 Days to a Joy-Filled Life: Living the 4:8 Principle

By Tommy Newberry

No extra ready and hoping―Experience 4:8 considering correct now!
Drawing at the middle message of the New York Times bestselling The 4:8 Principle, 40 Days to a Joy-Filled Life is a enjoyable and hugely functional motion plan offering readers with time-tested recommendations and routines for experiencing pleasure via design―God’s layout. enthusiasts of The 4:8 Principle will love the clean structure and undying reinforcements provided in 40 Days to a Joy-Filled Life, whereas new readers might be brought to the life-changing energy of The 4:8 Principle for the 1st time! All readers will enjoy the uniquely packaged proposal and encouragement added in bite-size chunks for simple intake and in a “sticky” variety customized for simple retention and long-lasting pleasure.

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The Empty Boat: Encounters with Nothingness (OSHO Classics)

By Osho

In this hugely obtainable advent to Zen and its religious origins, Osho talks at the tales of chinese language mystic Chuang Tzu, revitalizing the 300-year-old Taoist message of self-realization. He speaks concerning the nation of egolessness, or "the empty boat," spontaneity, desires and wholeness, dwelling existence choicelessly, and assembly dying with a similar equanimity. This a stunning new version overflows with the knowledge of 1 who has discovered the kingdom of egolessness himself.

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