Category: New Age

The Rational Psychic: A Skeptic's Guide to Extraordinary Perception

By Jack Rourke

Interest in psychic and paranormal phenomena hasn't ever been greater--which additionally capability there's extra confusion than ever approximately which unusual experiences are genuine. that is why Jack Rourke's point of view on human percpetion is so precious. As either a training psychic and a devoted parapsychological researcher, Jack is uniquely certified to supply this inside-out, shockingly candid and thorough exam of what psychic notion quite is... and what it isn't.

The Rational Psychic ™ starts with a narrative a few distinct close to demise occasion the writer skilled the instant his dual sister died. This heartwarming formative years story isn't intended to qualify Jack as a psychic. in its place, the writer makes use of this tale to coach readers that emotionally profound own occasions aren't any cause to prevent rational research of one's own paranormal studies.  

In The Rational Psychic™, Jack Rourke information tips on how to determine real psychic info from the background noise created by means of the brain. utilizing evidence and medical references, Rourke provides a close, considerate, and sometimes astonishing reason behind possible supernatural occasions that may satiate the curious and motivate the believer to be the simplest they could be.

Relying on a long time of first-hand stories and scholarly research, Jack explores interesting matters such as:

  • The organic cause every body are extrasensory
  • How to inform the variation among actual psychic skill and paranormal perception
  • The hidden risks of psychic improvement and the way to prevent them
  • What's relatively taking place while delicate humans parent ghosts and malicious spirits
  • How neuroscience and sleek physics aid the life of psychic perception
  • How to spot, entry, and improve your psychic abilities

The Rational Psychic™ answers the harsh questions about being psychic, empowering readers with facts and primary hand bills of real-life paranormal  experiences. "You do not have to give up common sense or undertake any unique ideals to just accept that psychic phenomena are real," Jack Rourke explains. "Nor should you immediately deny any proof concerning the paranormal to be a severe thinker." no matter if you're looking solutions approximately your personal mysterious reviews, drawn to constructing your psychic presents, want to increase an existing ability or are easily a curious skeptic, The Rational Psychic™ is a must-read publication that would problem what you're thinking that you recognize whereas making whole experience of the unexplained.

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Paranormal: My Life in Pursuit of the Afterlife

The bestselling writer of Life After Life, Raymond Moody, deals a beautiful, myth-busting memoir of every thing he has discovered in an entire life learning “the different facet” and our connection to it. The grandfather of the NDE (near dying event) flow, Raymond Moody has, within the phrases of Dr. Larry Dossey, writer of The energy of Premonitions, “radically replaced the best way smooth people take into consideration the afterlife.” Paranormal, crucial examining for fanatics of Dannion Brinkley and Jeffrey lengthy, is “a exciting and encouraging literary adventure. someone who's no longer thankful for Moody’s tremendous contribution to human welfare should money his pulse.”

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Mixing Essential Oils for Magic: Aromatic Alchemy for Personal Blends

By Sandra Kynes

The final consultant to blending, Matching, and Making crucial Oils

Choose the easiest crucial oils in your inventive and magical blending with this easy, hands-on advisor. via step by step guide on tips on how to degree, combine, and verify blends, you’ll flow past following others’ recipes and into growing your individual oil combinations.

Mixing crucial Oils for Magic bargains every thing you must comprehend not just find out how to mix but in addition why particular blends interact. easy methods to combine oils through botanical kinfolk, smell crew, and fragrance observe. observe an encyclopedic directory of crucial and provider oil profiles, in addition to thorough cross-references for the oils and their magical institutions. With tips at the ancient and present-day makes use of of crucial oils, you’ll make own mixing an essential component of your non secular and magical practices.

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The Biology of Transcendence: A Blueprint of the Human Spirit

By Joseph Chilton Pearce

Makes use of new study concerning the mind to discover how we will go beyond our present actual and cultural obstacles

• finds that transcendence of present modes of lifestyles calls for the dynamic interplay of our fourth and 5th brains (intellect and intelligence)

• Explores the concept Jesus, Lao-tzu, and different nice beings in historical past are types of nature’s probability and our skill to accomplish transcendence

• 17,000 bought in hardcover because April 2002

Why can we look caught in a tradition of violence and injustice? How is it that we will be able to realize the transcendent perfect represented via figures similar to Jesus, Lao-tzu, and so forth who've walked between us and but no longer appear to achieve an analogous nation?

In The Biology of Transcendence Joseph Chilton Pearce examines the present organic figuring out of our neural association to deal with how we will be able to transcend the constraints and constraints of our present capacities of physique and mind--how we will go beyond. contemporary study within the neurosciences and neurocardiology identifies the 4 neural facilities of our mind and shows 5th such heart is found within the center. This study unearths that the evolutionary constitution of our mind and its dynamic interactions with our middle are designed through nature to arrive past our present evolutionary capacities. we're fairly actually, made to go beyond.

Pearce explores how this “biological significant” drives our existence into ever-greater nation-states of being--even because the “cultural valuable” of social conformity and behaviour counters this genetic historical past, blocks our transcendent capacities, and breeds violence in all its varieties. The clash among faith and spirit is a vital a part of this fight. yet every one people may perhaps overthrow those cultural imperatives to arrive “unconflicted behavior,” in which middle and mind-brain resonate in synchronicity, beginning us to degrees of hazard past the normal.

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The Temple of High Witchcraft: Ceremonies, Spheres and The Witches' Qabalah (Penczak Temple Series)

By Christopher Penczak

"This is finest a fascinating textbook designed for domestic education the advancing witch, and it really is encyclopedic in its rituals, charts, or even homework assignments." ―Publishers Weekly
 
Take your non secular evolution to the subsequent point through studying the necessities of ceremonial magick. during this much-anticipated fourth quantity in Christopher Penczak's award-winning sequence on witchcraft, he introduces the ideas of the Qabalah and the rituals of excessive magick, and explores the deeply interwoven dating among those traditions and the Craft.

The teachings during this publication correspond to the portion of Air, guiding you into the world of inventive and demanding pondering, communique, wisdom, and fact. 4 initial chapters introduce the fundamental ideas, heritage, and talents you'll want in your trip. subsequent, twelve formal classes, within the witches' conventional year-and-a-day layout, supply guide within the basics of ceremonial magic:

·The Qabalah
·The Tree of existence
·Symbol and sigil magick
·Elemental constructs  
·Qabalistic pass
·The 4 worlds and their correspondences
·Middle Pillar
·Pathworking
·The Ritual of the Rosy move
·Invoking and banishing rituals
·Fluid condensers
·Barbarous phrases of energy, magickal constructs, and the Goetia

The book's 13th lesson culminates in a ritual initiation fusing the traditions of witchcraft and excessive magick―the construction of your personal truth Map. The cosmology you create could be in keeping with your individual non secular studies in addition to the philosophies and practices of ceremonial magick.

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The Spiritual Journey of Alejandro Jodorowsky: The Creator of El Topo

By Alejandro Jodorowsky

Jodorowsky’s memoirs of his stories with grasp Takata and the gang of wisewomen--magiciennes--who stimulated his religious progress

• finds Jodorowsky turning an analogous unsparing non secular imaginative and prescient noticeable in El Topo to his personal non secular quest

• exhibits how the author’s non secular perception and growth was once catalyzed again and again by means of wisewoman shamans and healers

In 1970, John Lennon brought to the area Alejandro Jodorowsky and the motion picture, El Topo, that he wrote, starred in, and directed. The motion picture and its writer immediately grew to become a counterculture icon. the hot York occasions stated the movie “demands to be seen,” and Newsweek referred to as it “An impressive Movie!” yet that used to be basically the start of the tale and the talk of El Topo, and the adventure of its tremendous writer. His non secular quest started with the japanese grasp Ejo Takata, the fellow who brought him to the perform of meditation, Zen Buddhism, and the knowledge of the koans. but during this autobiographical account of his non secular trip, Jodorowsky finds that it used to be a small staff of wisewomen, a long way faraway from the area of Buddhism, who initiated him and taught him the way to positioned the knowledge he had discovered from his grasp into practice.

At the course of Takata, Jodorowsky grew to become a pupil of the surrealist painter Leonora Carrington, hence starting a trip during which important religious classes have been transmitted to him by means of numerous ladies who have been masters in their specific crafts. those ladies incorporated Doña Magdalena, who taught him “initiatic” or religious therapeutic massage; the strong Mexican actress often called los angeles Tigresa (the “tigress”); and Reyna D’Assia, daughter of the famed religious instructor G. I. Gurdjieff. different vital wisewomen on Jodorowsky’s non secular direction comprise María Sabina, the priestess of the sacred mushrooms; the healer Pachita; and the Chilean singer Violeta Parra. the lessons of those girls enabled him to discard the emotional armor that used to be hindering his development at the direction of religious know-how and enlightenment.

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Supernatural: Meetings with the Ancient Teachers of Mankind

By Graham Hancock

Less than fifty thousand years in the past mankind had no paintings, no faith, no subtle symbolism, no leading edge pondering. Then, in a dramatic and electrifying switch, defined through scientists as "the maximum riddle in human history," all of the talents and traits that we price such a lot hugely in ourselves seemed already absolutely shaped, as if bestowed on us through hidden powers.

In Supernatural Graham Hancock units out to enquire this mysterious "before-and-after second" and to find the reality concerning the impacts that gave delivery to the trendy human brain. His quest takes him on a detective trip from the stunningly appealing painted caves of prehistoric France, Spain, and Italy to rock shelters within the mountains of South Africa, the place he unearths outstanding Stone Age artwork. He uncovers clues that lead him to the depths of the Amazon rainforest to drink the robust hallucinogen Ayahuasca with shamans, whose work comprise pictures of "supernatural beings" similar to the animal-human hybrids depicted in prehistoric caves. Hallucinogens comparable to mescaline additionally produce visionary encounters with the exact same beings. Scientists on the innovative of awareness examine have started to contemplate the prospect that such hallucinations will be actual perceptions of alternative "dimensions." might the "supernaturals" first depicted within the painted caves be the traditional lecturers of mankind? may it's that human evolution isn't just the "meaningless" strategy that Darwin pointed out, yet anything extra purposive and clever that we've got slightly all started to understand?

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Lucid Dreaming: Gateway to the Inner Self

By Robert Waggoner

Lucid Dreaming: Gateway to the interior Self is the account of a very gifted lucid dreamer who is going past the limits of either psychology and faith. within the method, he stumbles upon the interior Self. whereas lucid (consciously conscious) within the dream nation and ready to act and have interaction with dream figures, items, and settings, dream professional Robert Waggoner skilled anything transformative and unforeseen. He used to be capable of engage consciously with the dream observer -- the obvious internal Self -- in the dream. firstly this appeared stunning, even very unlikely, for the reason that psychology typically alludes to such theoretical internal elements because the Subliminal Self, the heart, the interior Self-Helper in imprecise and theoretical methods. Waggoner got here to gain, although, that acutely aware interplay with the interior Self was once not just attainable, yet genuine and hugely inspiring. He concluded that whereas conscious within the dream nation, one has either a mental device and a platform from which to appreciate dreaming and the bigger photo of man's psyche to boot. Waggoner proposes five levels of lucid dreaming and publications readers via them, supplying suggestion if you happen to have by no means skilled the lucid dream nation and proposals for a way skilled lucid dreamers can enhance to a brand new point. Lucid Dreaming bargains intriguing insights and vibrant illustrations that would intrigue not just avid dreamworkers yet an individual who's attracted to recognition, id, and the definition of truth.

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Practical Centering: Exercises to Energize Your Chakras for Relaxation, Vitality, and Health

By Larkin Barnett

2013 Nautilus Silver Award Winner!

Practical Centering complements actual, psychological, emotional, and non secular stability with leading edge respiring recommendations and empowering routines. It presents an speedy holiday during this anxious global, permitting us to raise our power, chill out our physique, enhance our center, and quiet our mind.

Larkin Barnett hyperlinks her unique strategies with the chakras-ancient, non-Western idea of the seven actual and non secular facilities within the physique. The Chakra Rocking therapeutic massage she teaches is a circulation meditation that awakens the chakra facilities and provides a pragmatic, simple technique to sit back. comparable to being rocked in a cradle, those repetitive, mild motions are soothing and stress releasing

Muscular tightness can commence within the brain. the foundation reason could be ailment, surgical procedure, injuries, abuse, emotional trauma, day-by-day tension, terrible circulate conduct, or maybe one's collection of activity or health. The Chakra Rocking therapeutic massage clears and opens the chakras, inflicting power to maneuver extra freely in the course of the physique. as a result, muscular stress dissipates, and tissue healthiness, suppleness, and posture are improved.

To this key workout, Larkin provides simplified respiring strategies drawn from either jap and Western traditions in addition to visualizations. Likening the adventure to making a favourite meal, she presents "recipe playing cards" for every workout, targeting the constituents of colour, position, lifestyles lesson, normal components, actual senses, feelings, and affirmations. Strengthening our mind/body connection during this means is the final word immune booster, enhancing movement for larger tissue foodstuff and metabolism. The physique acts like a ordinary pharmacy because it flushes away waste items extra thoroughly.

Altogether, the instruments in Practical Centering can result in a lifetime of extra power and straightforwardness. it is a nice little e-book to pack on your suitcase or again pocket. The workouts take purely mins and will be performed simply at domestic, at paintings, or anyplace you take place to be.

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The Death of Religion and the Rebirth of Spirit: A Return to the Intelligence of the Heart

By Joseph Chilton Pearce

Social visionary Joseph Chilton Pearce’s indictment of cultural imprinting because the reason behind humankind’s merciless and violent habit

• Refutes the Neo-Darwinist assumption that violence is inherent in humanity

• Identifies faith because the maintaining strength in the back of our damaging cultural imprinting

• exhibits how infant-adult interactions unconsciously block the inventive spirit

We are all too conscious of the unending number of merciless and violent habit said to us within the media, reminded day-by-day that during each nook of the realm somebody is soreness or death by the hands of one other. we need to ask: is that this violence and cruelty endemic to our nature? Are we, at our starting place, rather so murderous? In The loss of life of faith and the Rebirth of Spirit, Joseph Chilton Pearce, life-long recommend of human strength, sounds an emphatic and convincing no.

Pearce explains that underneath our understanding, tradition imprints a destructive force-field that blocks the usual upward push of the spirit towards its innate nature of affection and altruism. additional, he identifies faith because the basic cultural strength at the back of this unfavourable imprinting. Drawing from contemporary neuroscience, neurocardiology, cultural anthropology, and mind improvement study, Pearce explains that the major to reversing this development are available within the interplay among babies and adults. The grownup frame of mind successfully compromises the infant’s neural and hormonal interactions among the guts and the better evolutionary buildings of the constructing mind, therefore holding us established basically in our so much primitive and protecting neural foundations, new release after new release. Pearce exhibits us that if we permit the intelligence of the center to take carry and flourish, we will be able to opposite this subconscious lack of our actual nature. 

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