Bhagwan: The God That Failed by Hugh Milne

By Hugh Milne

The 'inside' tale as informed by way of a guy who was once certainly one of Bhagwan's so much dedicated fans, one in all his internal circle, and the top of his own bodyguard.

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By Hugh Milne

The 'inside' tale as informed by way of a guy who was once certainly one of Bhagwan's so much dedicated fans, one in all his internal circle, and the top of his own bodyguard.

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Dionysius the Areopagite and the Neoplatonist Tradition by John Dillon, Sarah Klitenic Wear

By John Dillon, Sarah Klitenic Wear

'Dionysius the Areopagite' is arguably some of the most mysterious and fascinating figures to emerge from the past due old global. Writing most likely round 500 C.E., and probably attached with the circle of Severus of Antioch, Dionysius manipulates a Platonic metaphysics to explain a hierarchical universe: as with the Hellenic Platonists, he arranges the celestial and fabric cosmos right into a sequence of triadic strata. those strata emanate from one unified being and include beings that diversity from enhanced to inferior, looking on their proximity to God. not just do all issues within the hierarchy perform God, but in addition all issues are inter-connected, in order that the reduce hierarchies absolutely perform the better ones. This metaphysics lends itself to a sacramental method just like that of the Hellenic ritual, theurgy. Theurgy permits people to arrive the divine through studying the divine because it exists in creation.
Although Dionysius' metaphysics and faith are just like that of Iamblichus and Proclus in lots of methods, Pseudo-Dionysius differs essentially in his use of an ecclesiastical cosmos, instead of that of the Platonic Timaean cosmos of the Hellenes. This booklet discusses the Christian Platonist's version of Hellenic metaphysics, language, and spiritual ritual. whereas Dionysius sincerely works in the Hellenic culture, he innovates to combine Hellenic and Christian idea.

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By John Dillon, Sarah Klitenic Wear

'Dionysius the Areopagite' is arguably some of the most mysterious and fascinating figures to emerge from the past due old global. Writing most likely round 500 C.E., and probably attached with the circle of Severus of Antioch, Dionysius manipulates a Platonic metaphysics to explain a hierarchical universe: as with the Hellenic Platonists, he arranges the celestial and fabric cosmos right into a sequence of triadic strata. those strata emanate from one unified being and include beings that diversity from enhanced to inferior, looking on their proximity to God. not just do all issues within the hierarchy perform God, but in addition all issues are inter-connected, in order that the reduce hierarchies absolutely perform the better ones. This metaphysics lends itself to a sacramental method just like that of the Hellenic ritual, theurgy. Theurgy permits people to arrive the divine through studying the divine because it exists in creation.
Although Dionysius' metaphysics and faith are just like that of Iamblichus and Proclus in lots of methods, Pseudo-Dionysius differs essentially in his use of an ecclesiastical cosmos, instead of that of the Platonic Timaean cosmos of the Hellenes. This booklet discusses the Christian Platonist's version of Hellenic metaphysics, language, and spiritual ritual. whereas Dionysius sincerely works in the Hellenic culture, he innovates to combine Hellenic and Christian idea.

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Science and Civilisation in China, Volume 3: Mathematics by Joseph Needham

By Joseph Needham

After volumes in most cases introductory, Dr Needham now embarks upon his systematic examine of the improvement of the ordinary sciences in China. The Sciences of the Earth stick to: geography and cartography, geology, seismology and mineralogy. Dr Needham distinguishes parallel traditions of clinical cartography and non secular cosmography in East and West, discussing orbocentric wheel-maps, the origins of the oblong grid process, crusing charts and aid maps, chinese language survey tools, and the effect of Renaissance cartography at the East. Finally-and right here Dr Needham's paintings has no Western predecessors-there are complete money owed of the chinese language contribution to geology and mineralogy.

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By Joseph Needham

After volumes in most cases introductory, Dr Needham now embarks upon his systematic examine of the improvement of the ordinary sciences in China. The Sciences of the Earth stick to: geography and cartography, geology, seismology and mineralogy. Dr Needham distinguishes parallel traditions of clinical cartography and non secular cosmography in East and West, discussing orbocentric wheel-maps, the origins of the oblong grid process, crusing charts and aid maps, chinese language survey tools, and the effect of Renaissance cartography at the East. Finally-and right here Dr Needham's paintings has no Western predecessors-there are complete money owed of the chinese language contribution to geology and mineralogy.

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Astrology for the new Minds by Dane Rudhyar

By Dane Rudhyar

Астрология и ее применения в условиях современного мира. Времена проходят и уходят, но остаются звезды и вселенная. Остаются извечные законы мироздания, влияния планет на судьбы людей. Англоязычный автор пишет о взаимоотношениях науки астрологии и мирового сообщества, каждого индивидуума, каждого человека.

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By Dane Rudhyar

Астрология и ее применения в условиях современного мира. Времена проходят и уходят, но остаются звезды и вселенная. Остаются извечные законы мироздания, влияния планет на судьбы людей. Англоязычный автор пишет о взаимоотношениях науки астрологии и мирового сообщества, каждого индивидуума, каждого человека.

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Sefer Yetzirah: The Book of Creation – In Theory and by Aryeh Kaplan

By Aryeh Kaplan

Rabbi Aryeh Kaplan has translated Sefer Yetzirah, the oldest and such a lot mysterious of all kabbalistic texts, and now brings its theoretical, meditative, and magical implications to gentle. He expounds at the dynamics of the religious area, the worlds of the Sefirot, souls, and angels. while adequately understood, Sefer Yetzirah turns into the guide for a really unique form of meditation intended to reinforce focus and to help the improvement of telekinetic and telepathic powers. --This textual content refers to an out of print or unavailable variation of this identify.

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By Aryeh Kaplan

Rabbi Aryeh Kaplan has translated Sefer Yetzirah, the oldest and such a lot mysterious of all kabbalistic texts, and now brings its theoretical, meditative, and magical implications to gentle. He expounds at the dynamics of the religious area, the worlds of the Sefirot, souls, and angels. while adequately understood, Sefer Yetzirah turns into the guide for a really unique form of meditation intended to reinforce focus and to help the improvement of telekinetic and telepathic powers. --This textual content refers to an out of print or unavailable variation of this identify.

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Gnosis and Hermeticism from Antiquity to Modern Times by Roelof van den Broek, Wouter J. Hanegraaff

By Roelof van den Broek, Wouter J. Hanegraaff

This quantity introduces what has occasionally been referred to as "the 3rd component to western culture". It lines the ancient improvement of these spiritual traditions that have rejected a global view in keeping with the primacy of natural rationality or doctrinal religion, emphasizing as an alternative the significance of internal enlightenment or gnosis: a revelatory event which was once generally believed to ivolve an come upon with one's precise self in addition to with the floor of being, God. The participants to this ebook reveal this angle as basic to various interconnected traditions. In Antiquity, one unearths the gnostics and hermetics; within the heart a long time numerous Christian sects. The medieval Cathars can, to a undeniable quantity, be thought of a part of an analogous culture. beginning with the Italian humanist Renaissance, airtight philosophy grew to become of principal significance to a brand new spiritual synthesis that may be often called Western Esotericism". the improvement of this practice is defined from Renaissance hermeticists and practitioners of non secular alchemy to the emergence of Rosicrucianism and Christian theosophy within the 17th century, and from post-enlightenment elements of Romanticism and occultism to the present-day New Age circulation.

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By Roelof van den Broek, Wouter J. Hanegraaff

This quantity introduces what has occasionally been referred to as "the 3rd component to western culture". It lines the ancient improvement of these spiritual traditions that have rejected a global view in keeping with the primacy of natural rationality or doctrinal religion, emphasizing as an alternative the significance of internal enlightenment or gnosis: a revelatory event which was once generally believed to ivolve an come upon with one's precise self in addition to with the floor of being, God. The participants to this ebook reveal this angle as basic to various interconnected traditions. In Antiquity, one unearths the gnostics and hermetics; within the heart a long time numerous Christian sects. The medieval Cathars can, to a undeniable quantity, be thought of a part of an analogous culture. beginning with the Italian humanist Renaissance, airtight philosophy grew to become of principal significance to a brand new spiritual synthesis that may be often called Western Esotericism". the improvement of this practice is defined from Renaissance hermeticists and practitioners of non secular alchemy to the emergence of Rosicrucianism and Christian theosophy within the 17th century, and from post-enlightenment elements of Romanticism and occultism to the present-day New Age circulation.

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The Dream Sharing Sourcebook: A Practical Guide to Enhancing by Phyllis R. Koch-Sheras

By Phyllis R. Koch-Sheras

The idea that of sharing desires isn't really new. it's been practised because the sunrise of time. The Dream Sharin g Sourcebook explains how and why dream sharing can improve own progress & improvement for undefined, households, neighbors and teams. '

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By Phyllis R. Koch-Sheras

The idea that of sharing desires isn't really new. it's been practised because the sunrise of time. The Dream Sharin g Sourcebook explains how and why dream sharing can improve own progress & improvement for undefined, households, neighbors and teams. '

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