The Ultimate Medicine: Dialogues with a Realized Master

By Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

The final Medicine isn't really if you happen to like their spirituality watered down, yet for severe scholars looking for information. Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj (1897-1981) lived and taught in a small condominium within the slums of Bombay. A learned grasp of the Tantric Nath lineage, he supported himself and his family members by way of promoting affordable items in a small sales space at the streets outdoors his tenement for a few years. His lifestyles exemplified the concept that of absolute nonduality of being. during this quantity, Maharaj stocks the top fact of nonduality in his personal certain means. His educating sort is abrupt, provocative, and immensely profound, slicing to the center and losing little attempt on inessentials. His terse yet powerful sayings are recognized for his or her skill to set off shifts in realization, simply by listening to or studying them."The element is that guy free of his fetters is morality personified. any such guy for that reason doesn't want any moralistic injunctions as a way to stay righteously. unfastened a guy from his bondage and thereafter every little thing else will look after itself. however, guy in his unredeemed nation can't almost certainly stay morally, it doesn't matter what ethical instructing he's given. it's an intrinsic impossibility, for his very starting place is immorality. that's, he lives a lie, a easy contradiction: functioning in all his relationships because the separate entity he believes himself to be, while in truth no such separation exists. His each motion for that reason does violence to different 'selves' and different 'creatures,' that are basically manifestations of the unitary awareness. So Society needed to invent a few restraints as a way to shield itself from its personal worst excesses and thereby continue a few form of established order. The ensuing arbitrary principles, which range with position and time and as a result are simply relative, it calls 'morality,' and by way of upholding this man-invented 'idea' because the maximum good–oftentimes sanctioned through spiritual 'revelation' and scriptures–society has supplied guy with yet another excuse to ignore the search for liberation or relegate it to a pretty low precedence in his scheme of things."

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The Adventure of Being Human II: Mother Spirit Speaks: More Lessons on Soulful Living from the Heart of the Urantia Revelation

By Jerry Lane

The relevant deity-personalities of the Urantia Revelation are humanity's non secular parents—Christ Michael (or Jesus) and his coequal accomplice, mom Spirit. during this sequel to The experience of Being Human: classes on Soulful residing from the guts of the Urantia Revelation, the focal point is completely on mom Spirit—the all-loving, omnipresent mom people all. She is the truth in the back of the entire adored notions of a divine mom all through human background in addition to the majestic resource of the Holy Spirit, and of lifestyles itself. during this captivating consultant you'll research all approximately her and realize how she regards the original demanding situations of being human. she is going to clarify why our lives in this advanced and occasionally harmful planet supply an awesome environment for our adventures of soul progress. This e-book presents a range of mom Spirit's teachings from her decades of "live" transmission periods, besides wealthy helping fabrics. Her unparalleled and pleasant directions at the artwork of soulful dwelling are extra available than ever earlier than.

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Journey to Self-Realization (Collected Talks and Essays on Realizing God in Everyday Life, Volume 3)

By Paramhansa Yogananda

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Publish 12 months note: initially released in 1997. This replica is the FirstIndian Paperback, 3rd influence 2005

Paramahansa Yogananda's gathered Talks and Essays, together with, Man's everlasting Quest and The Divine Romance, current in-depth discussions of the sweeping variety of inspiring and common truths that experience captivated hundreds of thousands in his Autobiography of a Yogi. Readers will locate those talks alive with the original mixture of all-embracing knowledge, sensible encouragement, and love for humanity that experience made the writer considered one of our era's such a lot respected and relied on courses to the religious life.

In this anthology, trip to Self-Realization, Paramahansa Yogananda indicates us how we will be able to event the Divine Presence inside of us and in all existence - not only as a passing suggestion yet as a relentless internal awareness. via this extended information, we obtain the presents of the soul: peace, divine love, ever new pleasure, intuitive assistance for each query and crossroads we come across within the remarkable experience of human life.

Topics include:
>Remolding Your Life
>Acquiring Attunement with the resource of Success
>Renewing and reworking Your physique, brain, and Spirit
>The knowledge method to triumph over Karma
>How to Quicken Your non secular Progress
>How to precise eternal Youthfulness
>Receiving God s solutions for your Prayers
>The precise symptoms of growth in Meditation

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Denial of the Soul: Spiritual and Medical Perspectives on Euthanasia and Mortality

By M. Scott Peck

The writer of the line much less Traveled, the bestselling and such a lot influential publication of psychiatric and religious guideline nowa days, now deals a deeply relocating meditation on what euthanasia finds concerning the prestige of the soul in our age. Its trenchant and delicate remedy of the topic will outline our humanity for generations to come.

From the Hardcover edition.

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The Life You Save May Be Your Own: An American Pilgrimage

By Paul Elie

The tale of 4 glossy American Catholics who made literature out in their look for God

In the mid-twentieth century 4 American Catholics got here to think that how one can discover the questions of spiritual religion was once to jot down approximately them-in works that readers of every kind might appreciate. The existence You store will be Your Own is their story-a bright and spell binding account of serious writers and their energy over us.

Thomas Merton used to be a Trappist monk in Kentucky; Dorothy Day the founding father of the Catholic employee in long island; Flannery O'Connor a "Christ-haunted" literary prodigy in Georgia; Walker Percy a physician in New Orleans who hand over medication to jot down fiction and philosophy. a chum got here up with a reputation for them-the institution of the Holy Ghost-and for 3 many years they exchanged letters, ardently learn one another's books, and grappled with what one in all them known as a "predicament shared in common."

A pilgrimage is a trip taken in gentle of a narrative; and in The existence You keep might be Your Own Paul Elie tells those writers' tale as a pilgrimage from the God-obsessed literary prior of Dante and Dostoevsky out into the exciting chaos of postwar American existence. it's a tale of the way the Catholic religion, of their imaginative and prescient of items, took on types the trustworthy couldn't have expected. And it's a tale in regards to the methods we glance to nice books and writers to assist us make feel of our adventure, in regards to the energy of literature to change-to save-our lives.

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Returning to the Essential: Selected Writings of Jean Biès

By Jean Biès, Deborah Weiss-Dutilh

Returning to the Essential is the 1st presentation to the English-speaking global of the writings of Jean Biès, one of many nice religious poets of our time whose paintings additionally constitutes a compelling critique of the de-sacralization of the trendy global. Recipient of the celebrated excessive Prize of the Society of French Poets and Chevalier of the French Legion of Honor, Biès introduces the modern reader to the treasury of metaphysical, esoteric and religious educating from different sacred resources and his writings by no means fail to combination which means and wonder. His phrases are rooted within the inexhaustible floor of the Perennial Philosophy: the language of the basic to which this e-book invitations, inspiringly, to come. Having obtained the celebrated excessive Prize of the Society of Poets, Jean Biès is understood in France as some of the most vital traditionalist philosophers and poets of our time. His greater than twenty books, from which those chosen writings are taken, current the metaphysical and esoteric teachings of the good religions of the area; they comprise commute writings and intimate images of sacred websites corresponding to Mount Athos and Benares, and a number of collections of poetry. formerly unknown to the English conversing global, Jean Biès has to be counted as one of many foremost 20th century exponents of the Perennial Philosophy.

Translated via Deborah Weiss-Dutilh.

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The God Conclusion: Why Smart People Still Believe

By IW Brown

It's an all too ordinary course. an adolescent leaves domestic for school. He nonetheless believes in God and certain believes within the specific religion of his kinfolk. Then the deconversion starts off. by the point he earns an undergraduate measure not just has he discarded the religion of his relatives, he has deserted trust in God altogether. actually, he seems to be again at his relations and those that proceed to think in ask yourself. How can they nonetheless think? it's a indisputable fact that the extra schooling anyone gets the much more likely she is to develop into an atheist. a contemporary learn additionally came upon that standard intelligence is a wonderful predictor of charges of atheism. that's, the better the intelligence, the better the speed of non-belief. it really is typical to imagine that intelligence and schooling provide us a more impregnable grip on fact. Doesn’t it make feel then that the person who replaces religion with skepticism and disbelief is headed within the correct path? Shouldn’t we finish that this individual is drawing towards fact? totally no longer! Having deserted religion himself via the tip of graduate university, writer IW Brown then spent years studying the superior arguments for and opposed to God’s lifestyles. within the God end: Why clever humans nonetheless think, Brown makes a strong case that the main expert and highbrow between us are usually the furthest from the reality approximately God. They almost certainly don’t get pleasure from any virtue over the fewer proficient while striving to appreciate life and the transcendent. Vocal advocates of atheism on a regular basis boast that the brainiest between us are non-believers. opposite to what they might recommend, although, there is not any cause to defer to the specialists in technology, philosophy, or academia by way of the God query. The God end dispels the proposal that intelligence and studying should still result in disbelief. It describes how and why rational, well-informed humans nonetheless have cause to think in God. should you or a person you recognize struggles to take care of religion in God within the face of the knowledge of the area, The God end is for you!

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Your Questions Answered Volume 4

By Allamah Sayyid Sa'eed Akhtar Rizvi - XKP

The fourth quantity during this sequence comprises solutions to one zero five questions, so much of which have been requested through the interval April 1975 to June, 1978.

When the 3rd quantity used to be compiled, it used to be spotted that it had develop into a little bit bulkier than the former volumes. It was once as a result, determined to put out of your mind topics facing taharah, Prayer and quick. extra vital questions in terms of those issues having now been included within the current quantity. This sequence is released for the advantage of our Shi'a Ithna 'ashari youths.

The project is intensely thankful to Haji Muhammad Husseii Karmalli, Dar es Salaam, for his assist in checking the rnanuscrip and making helpful suggestions



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Science and the Reenchantment of the Cosmos: The Rise of the Integral Vision of Reality

By Ervin Laszlo

Offers a progressive new idea that bridges the divide among technology and spirituality

• Discloses the ramifications of non-localized realization and the way the actual global and non secular event are features of an analogous reality

• comprises contributions from Jane Goodall, Ed Mitchell, Stanislav Grof, Ralph Abraham, and Christian de Quincy, between others

What scientists are actually discovering on the outermost frontiers of each box is overturning all of the uncomplicated premises in regards to the nature of topic and truth. The universe isn't a global of separate issues and occasions yet is a cosmos that's attached, coherent, and bears a profound resemblance to the visions held within the earliest non secular traditions within which the actual global and religious event have been either features of a similar truth and guy and the universe have been one. The findings that justify this new imaginative and prescient of the underlying good judgment of the universe come from just about all of the empirical sciences: physics, cosmology, the existence sciences, and recognition learn. They clarify how interactions result in interconnections that produce instant and multifaceted coherence--what occurs to at least one half additionally occurs to the opposite components, and consequently to the approach as an entire. The feel of sacred oneness skilled via our ancestors that used to be displaced by way of the unyielding fabric presumptions of contemporary technology could be restored, and humanity can once more believe at domestic within the universe.

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