Category: Spirituality

Download Korean Spirituality (Dimensions of Asian Spirituality) by Don Baker PDF

By Don Baker

Korea has probably the most dynamic and various spiritual cultures of any state in the world. Koreans are hugely spiritual, but no unmarried spiritual group enjoys dominance. Buddhists proportion the Korean spiritual panorama with either Protestant and Catholic Christians in addition to with shamans, Confucians, and practitioners of various new religions. for this reason, Korea is a fruitful web site for the exploration of a few of the manifestations of spirituality within the glossy global. even as, even if, the complexity of the country's non secular topography can crush the beginner explorer.

Emphasizing the attitudes and aspirations of the Korean humans instead of ideology, Don Baker has written an available reduction to navigating the highways and byways of Korean spirituality. He adopts a large procedure that distinguishes the various roles that folks faith, Buddhism, Confucianism, Christianity, and indigenous new religions have performed in Korea long ago and proceed to play within the current whereas making a choice on commonalities in the back of that variety to light up the exact nature of spirituality at the Korean peninsula.

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Download Numerología: Con Tantra, Ayurveda, y Astrología by Harish Johari PDF

By Harish Johari

For the 1st time, a Tantric pupil and specialist within the Hindu traditions of Ayurveda and astrology offers a approach of numerology that mixes numerical calculations, astrological facts, and an research of physique style. He illustrates the Vedic sq. and the visible styles that may be derived from it, revealing the esoteric interpretations of numbers and their courting to each other. innovations are given concerning robust and susceptible sessions of day or yr, favorable colours and valuable stones to be worn, and meditations and mantras to be practiced for health and wellbeing and prosperity.

•   Explains how your own numbers relate to each point of life--including character, temperment, intelligence, abilities, sexuality, spirituality, funds, commute, and health.

 •  this is often the 1st Spanish-language version of this renowned publication.

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Download Nothing Left Over: A Plain and Simple Life by Toinette Lippe PDF

By Toinette Lippe

"The principles in Nothing Left Over are seeds bursting with energy and her publication is a primer in thankful residing. As you return to understand her in a pleasant intimacy, you return to grasp your self from unsuspected perspectives."—Brother David Steindl-Rast

"A outstanding piece of writing . . . "—Stephen Batchelor

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Download Night Driving: A Story of Faith in the Dark by Addie Zierman PDF

By Addie Zierman

How are you aware God is real?

In the emotionally-charged, fire-filled religion during which Addie Zierman grew up, the reply to this question used to be easy: simply because you've FELT him.

Now, at age 30, she feels not anything. simply the darkness urgent in. simply the wintry weather chilly. only a humming silence the place God's voice used to be.

So she so much her babies into the minivan one February afternoon and heads south in a single last-ditch attempt to discover the Light.

In her moment memoir, evening using, Addie Zierman powerfully explores the distance among our sunny, religion fictions and a God who frequently turns out hidden and silent.

Against the backdrop of speeding Interstates, strangers' hospitality, gasoline station espresso, and screaming little ones, Addie stumbles towards a religion that makes room for doubt, sadness, and darkness...and learns that usually you might want to run away to discover your approach domestic.

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Download The Young Atheist's Handbook: Lessons for Living a Good Life by Alom Shaha PDF

By Alom Shaha

Turning out to be up in a strict Muslim group in south-east London, Alom Shaha learnt that faith used to be to not be puzzled. Reciting the Qur'an with no realizing what it intended used to be easily part of existence; so, too, was once obeying the imam and enduring beatings while he did not attend the neighborhood mosque. yet Alom used to be extra attracted to technology and its energy to light up. As an adolescent, he lived among worlds: the house managed by way of his authoritarian father, and a college alive with books and concepts. In an enthralling combination of memoir, philosophy and technological know-how, Alom explores the questions on religion and the afterlife that all of us think about. this can be a e-book for someone who wonders what they need to think and the way they need to dwell. It's in case you may have the proof and the tips, in addition to the braveness, to wreck loose from inherited ideals. during this robust narrative, Alom exhibits that it's attainable to reside a compassionate, enjoyable and significant existence with out God.

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Download The 13th Disciple: A Spiritual Adventure by Deepak Chopra PDF

By Deepak Chopra

The New York Times bestselling writer of Buddha and Jesus weaves jointly old narrative, secret, intriguing event, and intrigue during this masterfully advised novel that unearths extraordinary discoveries concerning the unknown final disciple of Christ, and a brand new figuring out of who Jesus used to be in his ultimate days.

When a superior gold reliquary lacking from a church in Belgium without warning resurfaces in the USA, a tender newspaperman starts off to enquire the tale. before everything, it sort of feels like simply one other case of a treasure stolen in the course of international struggle II that has resurfaced. however it quickly turns into obvious that rather more is at stake.

Hidden in the medieval reliquary is a gold field that holds a sacred relic—a unmarried finger bone—from an nameless saint. Why may the continues to be of somebody unknown to the Church be thought of holy? the hunt for solutions results in a surprising discovery—a harmful mystery identified purely to a small band of individuals. If one touches the reliquary, a sacred imaginative and prescient is received—a imaginative and prescient concerning a tender woman who had an opportunity come upon with Jesus previous to he used to be crucified.

The few those who were blessed with those stunning messages have banded jointly right into a mysterious tuition, a closed society that preserves this commemorated knowledge. yet their wisdom of the younger woman and Jesus is right now so interesting but so hugely debatable that it can't be shared with the world.

This younger woman, fascinated by the charismatic guy named Jesus, embarks on a quest to determine who he fairly used to be. What she finds—the wisdom the society protects—is every now and then a long way assorted from the permitted gospels. may this unknown woman be the thirteenth Disciple—the final and truest apostle of Christ?

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Download Daily Kabbalah: Wisdom from the Tree of Life by Gershon Winkler PDF

By Gershon Winkler

From sorcery to animal totems, buzzard feathers to peddle spirits, conversing bushes to magical stones, sacred circles to therapeutic rituals, the Kabbalah brings readers a wealthy physique of historical knowledge that has been lengthy missed or even longer misunderstood. The Kabbalah celebrates a top quality of cognizance that permits one to event magic within the traditional, miracles within the usual process occasions, and spirituality within the actual. Its roots are as previous and wealthy as such a lot aboriginal shamanic traditions, sharing in universal with lots of them the assumption that each one of production is alive, from animals and crops to the solar and the moon.The specialty of this ebook lies in its decisions from this infrequent culture of Jewish secret knowledge. Culled from historic and medieval Hebraic and Aramaic assets, a lot of this fabric has been hidden in dusty files or vague translations. those brief chosen readings are meant as contemplative, inspirational, or even unique extracts. As brief as a number of strains or so long as a web page, they're translated and paraphrased the following to render them available to readers of all backgrounds and non secular paths.

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Download Buddhism for Couples: A Calm Approach to Relationships by Sarah Napthali PDF

By Sarah Napthali

Learn Buddhist ideas that could support improve your romantic lifestyles, your lifestyles mostly, and the lives of these round you.

Surely a contented marriage for a mostly adjusted couple is an easy subject of give-and-take—some endurance, tolerance, and simply attempting to be joyful as frequently as attainable. there isn't any scarcity of books supplying dating suggestion which can aid us with those issues. yet Buddhist teachings handle greater than simply floor wisdom, and advisor us to delve deeper into our psyches.

With an emphasis on self-compassion, Buddhism for Couples explains easy methods to follow Buddhist teachings in your relationships to patch issues up, carry issues jointly, and, even on reliable days, scale the heights of dating happiness. Written for either women and men, this ebook tackles the loaded topics of house responsibilities, anger, intercourse, clash, and infidelity, and introduces Buddhist recommendations which could increase a relationship.

Humorous and informative, Buddhism for Couples presents a clean method of residing as a pair, persuading us to depart at the back of stale, routine methods of referring to that don’t paintings.

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