Download Encyclopedia of the Undead: A Field Guide to the Creatures by Bob Curran, Ian Daniels PDF

By Bob Curran, Ian Daniels

What lurks available in the market within the fog? What used to be that eerie sound at midnight? What flitted by means of on the finish of the road, simply past the farthest highway lamp? From earliest occasions, stories of the stressed useless and their fellow guests have terrified mankind. no matter if round a distant campfire or in the midst of a bustling urban, the unquiet spirits and attendant creatures that experience tormented humanity because the prehistoric darkness haven't long past away—they nonetheless have the persistent to strike worry in our hearts.

Encyclopedia of the Undead lines these shadowy entities—vampires, werewolves, ghouls, and monsters—that lurk simply outdoor the variety of human imaginative and prescient and inhabit our so much scary stories. Drawing on a variety of ideals and literature, it strains those horrors from their earliest recorded inceptions and charts their effect upon the human psyche. during this publication, historical past and terror combine to create the issues that lurk within the darkest corners of our minds. You'll locate distinct descriptions of terrors from everywhere in the world—from the mist-shrouded mountains of jap Europe to the sweltering jungles of the Caribbean islands, from the darkish, stone-lined tombs of the uncoffined lifeless underneath the distant New England hills to the darkish magics that lurk underneath the thriving, vibrant floor of a urban like New Orleans. as well as the extra traditional creatures, Encyclopedia of the Undead additionally info many of the extra vague issues that gnaw on the edges of men's minds—Incubi and Succubi, the Mara, and the darkish legends that experience stimulated writers from Sheridan Le Fanu to H.P. Lovecraft. this can be a ebook for all people who are attracted to the darker part of the human mind—the part that examines or even embraces these ideals and imaginings that shape the foundation of our such a lot archetypical fears. this is often the e-book for these courageous sufficient to plumb the depths of our worst nightmares!

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Download Did the Greeks Believe in Their Myths?: Essay on the by Paul Veyne PDF

By Paul Veyne

"[Veyne's] current ebook has a few kinship along with his sprightly theoretical paintings Comment on ecrit l'histoire; and he broadcasts that its goal was once to impress mirrored image at the means our notion of fact is outfitted up and alterations over the centuries. . . . the fashion is marvelous and exhilarating."—Jasper Griffin, Times Literary Supplement

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Download Initiatic Eroticism by Maria de Naglowska PDF

By Maria de Naglowska

From October 1930 to January 1935, Maria de Naglowska—Russian mystic, esoteric excessive priestess, and self-styled "Satanic Woman" of Nineteen Thirties Paris—published 20 problems with her newspaper, l. a. Fleche, which she bought at the streets of Montparnasse and through mail-order subscription. received through many now well-known humans, together with Andre Breton and different Surrealists, the newspaper served as an creation to Naglowska's innovative spiritual procedure referred to as the 3rd time period of the Trinity, which thought of the Holy Spirit of Christianity to be female and taught the significance of intercourse for the upliftment of humanity. on hand for the 1st time in English, this entire anthology of articles from all 20 problems with los angeles Fleche contains an advent and notes through translator Donald Traxler, who contextualizes Naglowska's existence and teachings in the higher occult structures of the time, reminiscent of Julius Evola's staff of Ur. He explains how lots of the articles have been written by way of Naglowska herself,...

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Download The Complete Kabbalah Course: Practical Exercises to Reach by Paul Roland, Z'ev ben Shimon Halevi PDF

By Paul Roland, Z'ev ben Shimon Halevi

Author note: ahead by means of Z'ev ben Shimon Halevi
Publish yr note: First released in 2000

Kabbalah seeks to complete a massive activity - to bare what lies in the back of the chaos, injustice and random cruelty of our international and the that means of lifestyles and our own future.

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Download The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali by Charles Johnston PDF

By Charles Johnston

The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali, a foundational Yoga textual content, types a part of the corpus of Sutra literature courting again to India's Mauryan interval. the aim of this article is to bare the sensible skill for the start of the non secular being from the psychical physique and to point the dignity and tool of this rebirth. during this textual content, author, journalist and theosophist, Charles Johnston units forth Patanjali’s directions in an comprehensible demeanour, with the intention to make his learnings obtainable to all.

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Download Inside the Murder Castle: Investigating Chicago's First by Adam Selzer PDF

By Adam Selzer

Popularized within the bestselling booklet The satan within the White urban, H. H. Holmes has long past down in background as America's first--and in all likelihood such a lot prolific--serial killer. A grasp swindler who replaced names approximately as usually as most folk switch coats, Holmes equipped a three-story construction down the road from the World's reasonable website in Chicago within the early 1890s.

Join Chicago paranormal authority Adam Selzer as he separates the reality in the back of the parable. Did H. H. Holmes fairly kill 2 hundred humans? How did he do it? And why? How did he maintain his 3 other halves from checking out approximately one another? and the way did he kill humans in this type of crowded construction with no an individual noticing?

This ebook comprises an excerpt from Adam Selzer's renowned publication Your local offers Me the Creeps.

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Download The Power of the Mind to Heal by Joan Borysenko, Miroslav Borysenko PDF

By Joan Borysenko, Miroslav Borysenko

The authors have intergrated their substantial wisdom of medication, metaphysics, spirituality, and substitute kinds of therapeutic right into a attractive publication that finds how we will be able to use the fantastic strength of the brain to heal the actual and emotional illnesses that afflict us. this is often really a transformational paintings!

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Download The Boy Who Died and Came Back: Adventures of a Dream by Robert Moss PDF

By Robert Moss

Travels in lots of Worlds with a grasp Storyteller

Join Robert Moss for an unforgettable trip that may extend your experience of truth and ensure that there's existence past loss of life and in different dimensions of the multiverse. Moss describes how he lived an entire lifestyles in one other international while he died at age 9 in a Melbourne health center and the way he died and got here again back, in one other feel, in a drawback of non secular emergence in the course of midlife. As he stocks his adventures in strolling among the worlds, we start to appreciate that each one occasions — previous, destiny, and parallel — can be available now. Moss provides 9 keys for dwelling consciously on the heart of the multidimensional universe, embracing synchronicity, enjoyable our artistic spirits, and speaking with a better Self.

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