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Bhagwat Gita - Its Essence

In English Rhyme

by Munindra Misra

<p>Bhagwat Gita - Its Essence in English rhyme, hopes to preserve the sense of the great classic and does not, in any manner, try to proclaim itself as a scholarly interpretation or literal translation.</p> <p>Gita and Ramayana are perhaps the ...

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Bharat

by Dr Vineet Aggarwal

<p>After Vishwamitra and The Legend of Parshu-Raam comes the epic saga of the king of Bharat-varsh! The kingdoms of Nabhi-varsh lie scattered in the wake of Parshu-Raam’s assault on corrupt Kshatriyas. While evil has been wiped out from the ...

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Biography of a Yogi

Paramahansa Yogananda and the Origins of Modern Yoga

by Anya P. Foxen

<p>With over four million copies in print, Paramahansa Yogananda's autobiography has served as a gateway into yoga and alternative spirituality for North American practitioners since 1946. Balancing traditional yoga, metaphysical spirituality, ...

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Book Of Magic, The

by Brian Copenhaver

<b>'. . . as when iron is drawn to a magnet, camphor is sucked into hot air, crystal lights up in the Sun, sulfur and a volatile liquid are kindled by flame, an empty eggshell filled with dew is raised towards the Sun . . .'</b><BR>This rich, ...

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Bridges between Worlds

Spirits and Spirit Work in Northern Iceland

by Corinne G. Dempsey

<p>This book explores Icelandic spirit work, known as andleg mal, which features trance and healing practices that span earth and spirit realms, historical eras, scientific and supernatural worldviews, and cross-Atlantic cultures. Based on years

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Bronze Age Eleusis and the Origins of the Eleusinian Mysteries

by Michael B. Cosmopoulos

<p>For more than one thousand years, people from every corner of the Greco-Roman world sought the hope for a blessed afterlife through initiation into the Mysteries of Demeter and Kore at Eleusis. In antiquity itself and in our memory of ...

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Buddhism and Postmodern Imaginings in Thailand

The Religiosity of Urban Space

by James Taylor

<p>This book presents a rethink on the significance of Thai Buddhism in an increasingly complex and changing post-modern urban context, especially following the financial crisis of 1997. Defining the cultural nature of Thai ’urbanity’; the ...

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Buddhism as Philosophy

An Introduction

by Mark Siderits

<p>There has been a recent upsurge in interest in Buddhist philosophy, but there is as yet no satisfactory text on the subject. Buddhism as Philosophy fills that void. Unlike other texts that serve to introduce Buddhist thought, it is written by

ISBN: 9781351954402

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Buddhism, Christianity and the Question of Creation

Karmic or Divine?

by Perry Schmidt-Leukel

<p>Is the world created by a divine creator? Or is it the constant product of karmic forces? The issue of creation was at the heart of the classic controversies between Buddhism and Hindu Theism. In modern times it can be found at the centre of ...

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By Time is Everything Revealed

And Other Irish Proverbs for Mindful Living

by Fiann Ó Nualláin

<p><strong>In this masterclass of mindfulness and spiritual awareness, Fiann Ó Nualláin brings old Irish proverbs to life for the present generation.</strong></p> <p>Proverbs stand the test of time because, as we explore their meaning, we find ...

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Canidia, Rome’s First Witch

by Professor Maxwell Teitel Paule

<p>Canidia is one of the most well-attested witches in Latin literature. She appears in no fewer than six of Horace's poems, three of which she has a prominent role in. Throughout Horace's <em>Epodes</em> and <em>Satires</em> she perpetrates ...

ISBN: 9781350003897

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Caribbean Diaspora in the USA

Diversity of Caribbean Religions in New York City

by Bettina Schmidt

<p>Caribbean Diaspora in the USA presents a new cultural theory based on an exploration of Caribbean religious communities in New York City. The Caribbean culture of New York demonstrates a cultural dynamism which embraces Spanish speaking, ...

ISBN: 9781351953351

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Cartomancy and Tarot in Film

1940–2010

by Emily E. Auger

<p>In the first book-length study of Tarot cards on the silver screen, Emily E. Auger contextualizes cartomancy – the practice of fortune telling via playing cards – and dives deep into its invention and promulgation in film. After providing an ...

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Caste and nature

Dalits and Indian Environmental Policies

by Mukul Sharma

<p>Rarely do Indian environmental discourses examine nature through the lens of caste. Whereas nature is considered as universal and inherent, caste is understood as a constructed historical and social entity. Mukul Sharma shows how caste and ...

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Celtic Legends

Heroes and Warriors, Myths and Monsters

by Michael Kerrigan

From around 750BC to 12BC, the Celts were the most powerful people in central and northern Europe. With the expansion of the Roman Empire and the later Christianization of these lands, they were pushed to the fringes of north-western ...

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Celtic Miscellany, Aone Jackson, A

by Jackson Kenneth Hurlstone

Including works from Welsh, Irish and Scottish Gaelic, Cornish, Breton and Manx, this <i>Celtic Miscellany</i> offers a rich blend of poetry and prose from the eighth to the nineteenth century, and provides a unique insight into the minds and ...

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Celtic Myth in the 21st Century

The Gods and their Stories in a Global Perspective

by Emily Lyle

<p>This wide-ranging book contains twelve chapters by scholars who explore aspects of the fascinating field of Celtic mythology – from myth and the medieval to comparative mythology, and the new cosmological approach. Examples of the innovative ...

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Celtic Mythology

Tales of Gods, Goddesses, and Heroes

by Philip Freeman

<p>Most people have heard of the Celts--the elusive, ancient tribal people who resided in present-day England, Ireland, Scotland and France. Paradoxically characterized as both barbaric and innocent, the Celts appeal to the modern world as a ...

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Celtic Mythology

Famous legends from Celtic mythology retold and explained for the modern reader

by Waverley Books

<p>In this illustrated book Celtic myths are retold and explained for the modern reader, with personalities and their mythologies described.</p> ...

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Change Your Thoughts - Change Your Life: Living The Wisdom Of The Tao

by Wayne W. Dyer

Five hundred years before the birth of Jesus, a God-realized being named Lao-tzu in ancient China dictated 81 verses, which are regarded by many as the ultimate commentary on the nature of our existence. The classic text of these 81 verses, ...

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