Download The Matrikabheda Tantra by Mike Magee PDF

By Mike Magee

The Matrikabheda Tantra is a quick Kaula textual content which, besides the fact that, includes a few fascinating threads alluded to in just a couple of different tantras. for instance, there are transparent references to alchemy, so linking this paintings to Indian texts of the Raseshvaras - Lords of the Rasa or the quintessence. It additionally basically units out equipment of meditation at the goddess as Kundalini on the root of the backbone, alludes to sexual innovations of the Kaulas, to the pre-eminence of the guru, to Chandi, and descriptions the significance of establishing temples, constructing tanks and the team spirit of the various types of Shakti.

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Download Real Vampires, Night Stalkers and Creatures from the by Brad Steiger PDF

By Brad Steiger

ISBN-10: 1578592550

ISBN-13: 9781578592555

A chilling chronicle of the customarily missed historical past of vampirism because it has surfaced many times in information articles, old bills, and primary individual interviews, this surprising account of occultist rituals and the inhuman forces that impact them shines a gentle at the frightening fact. Revealing that genuine vampires are usually not immortal, don't have fangs or sleep in coffins, and feature no worry of sun or crucifixes, the exam dispels many myths but in addition confirms the reality at the back of a number of characteristics of genuine vampires, reminiscent of the insatiable thirst for blood and the dream of an everlasting soul. whole with 30 spine-tingling stories of the hideous wraiths and creatures that lurk in shadow, this interesting assortment comprises the tales of the Mexican prostitute who mesmerized a whole village, convincing them she was once an Incan goddess who required human sacrifice for her magic; the 3 young children who left a path around the South as they performed blood-drinking rituals with animals; and the mysterious woman in Black who attracts psychic strength from males who dare method her as she wanders via urban streets and parks.

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Download Evidence of the Afterlife: The Science of Near-Death by Jeffrey Long, Paul Perry PDF

By Jeffrey Long, Paul Perry

ISBN-10: 0061887730

ISBN-13: 9780061887734

“There is at the moment extra clinical proof to the truth of close to loss of life adventure (NDE) than there's for a way to successfully deal with convinced types of cancer,” states radiation oncologist Dr. Jeffrey lengthy is his groundbreaking new publication Evidence of the Afterlife. In 1998 Dr. lengthy and his spouse, Jody, begun the close to dying adventure learn origin with the target of making a discussion board for close to loss of life “experiencers” to proportion their tales. Grounded in first-hand proof culled from over 1,600 demonstrated NDE bills, Evidence of the Afterlife provides the most powerful argument but for the underlying fact of these who've died and lower back to percentage their stories.

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Download The Ceremonies by T. E. D. Klein PDF

By T. E. D. Klein

ISBN-10: 0553250558

ISBN-13: 9780553250558

Jeremy Freirs is a graduate pupil and instructor who comes to a decision to spend his summer season engaged on his dissertation and getting ready for the category he'll be educating within the fall on Gothic Literature; he thinks he has chanced on the ideal position in Gilead, New Jersey, is an international all to its personal, the house of a strict spiritual sect with tremendous puritan rules. getting into a former garage construction at the farm of Sarr and Deborah Poroth, he expects to spend a efficient summer time unfastened from basically all distractions - he's fairly flawed during this assumption. in the meantime, in ny, the really reserved Carol Conklin is going approximately attempting to continue to exist within the sizeable urban on a small source of revenue from her task at a library. She meets Jeremy in ny earlier than he leaves for the summer season, and a connection is made with a view to locate the couple constructing a romantic dating on a little unusual phrases. What Jeremy and Carol don't know is this dating is the paintings of a wierd, little outdated guy referred to as Mr. Rosebottom. Rosie is basically the outdated One operating to deliver his grasp again after a truly lengthy absence, and Jeremy and Carol are the unsuspecting keys to his luck

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Download Buddhist Art Coloring Book 2: Buddhas, Deities, and by Robert Beer PDF

By Robert Beer

ISBN-10: 1611803527

ISBN-13: 9781611803525

Sacred paintings provided as coloring templates for contemplation and creativity—stunning and special art from the Tibetan Buddhist tradition.

Drawing on his brush work within the Encyclopedia of Tibetan Symbols and Motifs and different works, Robert Beer has chosen 50 photos intended for use as templates for coloring. The booklet beneficial properties figures spanning centuries of the culture, together with non secular adventurers, rebellious saints, and enlightened Tantric masters. The distinct paintings is classy and meaningful—drawing on Buddhist teachings to offer every bit larger intensity.

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Download Dragons for Beginners: Ancient Creatures in a Modern World by Shawn MacKenzie PDF

By Shawn MacKenzie

ISBN-10: 0738731234

ISBN-13: 9780738731230

Make no mistake, Dragons are genuine flesh-and-blood creatures. The facinating fact approximately those majestic creatures—how they developed, what they honestly appear like, their awesome impression on humankind, how one can accurately engage with them this day, and why they're loss of life out—is documented during this precise, crucial guide.

From horned forehead to spiky tail, you'll examine clinical evidence on 3 significant Dragon species, together with measurement, vitamin, temperament, and habitat. hint their impression on faith, paintings, literature, and occult reviews. There's assistance on secure Dragon gazing, taking care of an deserted egg, elevating an orphan to adulthood, and dealing magic with Dragons. You'll additionally become aware of how you can shop those clever beasts from extinction.

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Download Œuvres complètes, tome 6 : La Somme athéologique II: Sur by Georges Bataille PDF

By Georges Bataille

ISBN-10: 2070278816

ISBN-13: 9782070278817

Georges Bataille (1897-1962)

Georges Bataille used to be born in Billon, Puy-de-Dôme, in significant France. His mom used to be suicidal, (though by no means winning in her makes an attempt) and his father used to be a strict disciplinarian who later in existence suffered from health problems with regards to complex syphilis and died in 1915. on the time, Bataille was once a deeply non secular guy; he switched over to Catholicism on the outset of WWI, or even joined the seminary at Saint-Fleur with the purpose of turning into a clergyman, and later with the Benedictine congregation at Quarr, at the Isle of Wright. He served within the military in 1916-17, yet was once quickly discharged because of his negative future health as a result of tuberculosis, from which he suffered so much of his existence. His non secular targets unexpectedly ended with a lack of religion, and from 1918-22 Bataille studied thirteenth century verse on the École des Chartres in Paris. He additionally held a fellowship on the college of complex Hispanic experiences in Madrid.

In the 1920's Bataille linked himself with the Surrealists, notwithstanding his perspectives usually differed from these of the influential André Breton, top Bataille to claim himself "an enemy from within" the circulate. at present he underwent psychoanalytic therapy with nice good fortune, permitting him to jot down. He based and edited many courses that mirrored his pursuits in sociology, faith and literature. integrated in his early tours have been the 1st guides of Barthes, Foucault and Derrida. He married his first spouse, the actress Silvia Maklès, divorcing her in 1934. She went directly to marry prime psychoanalyst, Jacques Lacan, to whom Bataille was once additionally shut. He edited and published records (1929-31) and in 1935 he cofounded an anti-Fascist team, Contre-Attaque, with Breton. His pursuits within the sacred and profane manifested within the formation of the short-lived Collège de Sociologie, co-founded in 1939 with Michel Lieris and Roger Callois.

Bataille's existence from 1922-44 was once an strange mix of sporadic paintings, the widespread traveling of bordellos, and unwell well-being. He labored as a librarian on the Bibliothèque Nationale in Paris, till his nightlife and his problems with tuberculosis threatened his dating to such paintings. In 1946 Bataille married Diane de Beauharnais; that they had one daughter. In 1949 he was back operating as a librarian, this time in Carpentras, Provence, notwithstanding years later he left to absorb a similar paintings back in Orléans. His monetary problems worsened, and in 1961 Picasso, Max Ernst and Juan Miro prepared an public sale in their work to aid Bataille's becoming bills. even if, Bataille died the next yr, now not lengthy after publishing his final booklet, the Tears of Eros in 1961.

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Download The Harmony of the Spheres: The Pythagorean Tradition in by Joscelyn Godwin PDF

By Joscelyn Godwin

ISBN-10: 0892812656

ISBN-13: 9780892812653


The thought of the “Harmony of the Spheres” has involved inquiring minds for lots of centuries. Godwin’s sourcebook lines the historical past of this concept that the entire cosmos, with its circling planets and stars, is ultimately a harmonious or musical entity. starting with the production fantasy from Plato’s Timaeus, the writer exhibits how this idea has persisted to encourage philosophers, astronomers, and mystics from antiquity to the current day.

Jewish, and Muslim assets, Joscelyn Godwin’s anthology deals a wealthy fount of thought to poets and musicians, scientists and occultists. greater than half the fifty‑two texts were translated into English for the 1st time from Latin, French, German, and Italian, together with lengthy passages with reference to cosmic song from the Venetian Kabbalist Francesco Giorgi; the good Renaissance philosophers Kepler, Fludd, Mersenne, and Kircher; the German Pythagoreans Peter Singer and Albert von Thimus; and the wealthy esoteric culture of recent France. the entire passages are observed through introductions and notes explaining phrases, clarifying recommendations, and suggesting additional studying. an in depth bibliography and indexes also are integrated. Harmony of the Spheres is a necessary source for an individual with a significant curiosity within the non secular dimensions of tune.

Musician, pupil, and professor of track at Colgate collage, Joscelyn Godwin is the writer of diverse books, together with Harmonies of Heaven and Earth: The non secular measurement of Music. he's additionally the editor of Cosmic tune: Keys to the Musical Interpretation of fact and track, Mysticism, and Magic.

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Download The art of happiness : a handbook for living by Dalai Lama PDF

By Dalai Lama

ISBN-10: 1101134984

ISBN-13: 9781101134986

ISBN-10: 1101135166

ISBN-13: 9781101135167

An up-to-date version of a liked vintage, the unique booklet on happiness, with new fabric from His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Dr. Howard Cutler. approximately at any time when you notice him, he is giggling, or at the very least smiling. And he makes each person else round him think like smiling. he is the Dalai Lama, the non secular and temporal chief of Tibet, a Nobel Prize winner, and a highly sought-after speaker and statesman. Why is he so Read more...

summary: An up-to-date variation of a liked vintage, the unique e-book on happiness, with new fabric from His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Dr. Howard Cutler. approximately at any time when you spot him, he is giggling, or at the very least smiling. And he makes all people else round him believe like smiling. he is the Dalai Lama, the religious and temporal chief of Tibet, a Nobel Prize winner, and a highly sought-after speaker and statesman. Why is he so well known? Even after spending just a couple of mins in his presence you cannot aid feeling happier. when you ask him if he is satisfied, even supposing he is suffered the lack of his state, the Dalai Lama provide you with an unconditional convinced. what is extra, he will let you know that happiness is the aim of lifestyles, and that "the very movement of our existence is towards happiness." the way to get there has constantly been the query. he is attempted to reply to it sooner than, yet he is by no means had the aid of a psychiatrist to get the message throughout in a context we will simply comprehend

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