Download The Nile Mosaic of Palestrina: Early Evidence of Egyptian by Paul G. P. Meyboom PDF

By Paul G. P. Meyboom

The well-known Nile Mosaic of Palestrina, old Praeneste in important Italy, relationship to c. a hundred B.C., is without doubt one of the earliest huge mosaics that have been preserved from the classical global. It provides a different, entire photograph of Egypt and Nubia. the translation of the mosaic is disputed, feedback starting from an unique ornament to a topographical photo or a non secular allegory. the current research demonstrates that the mosaic depicts rituals hooked up with Isis and Osiris and the annual Nile flood. The presence of those Egyptian spiritual scenes at Praeneste should be defined through the assimilation of isis and Fortuna, the tutelary goddess of Praeneste, and via the translation of the mosaic as an emblem of divine windfall.

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Download Ghosts along the Mississippi River by Alan Brown PDF

By Alan Brown

A few of the nation's such a lot compelling ghost tales owe their starting place to "The Father of Waters." Ghosts alongside the Mississippi River is the 1st book-length selection of ghost stories from the small cities and bustling towns that experience grown up alongside its banks. The states represented during this ebook contain Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Tennessee, and Wisconsin. in contrast to so much collections of "true" ghost tales, Ghosts alongside the Mississippi River attracts from the folks traditions of the northern and the southern usa. those stories are populated with Federal and accomplice infantrymen, local Indians, prosperous marketers, actors, students, inn vendors, preachers, slaves, and planters. in accordance with a few paranormal investigators, the big variety of ghost tales from the Mississippi's river cities, and from watery websites world wide, are facts that enormous our bodies of water are conductors of psychic strength. Granted, no concrete facts exists that there's a sure connection among the river and any genuine ghosts or religious phenomena. what's undeniable, although, is the truth that the ghost tales incorporated in Ghosts alongside the Mississippi River are a useful checklist of the values, desires, fears, and lives of the folk who've referred to as the river domestic.

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Download Lost Technologies of Ancient Egypt: Advanced Engineering in by Christopher Dunn PDF

By Christopher Dunn

Utilizing sleek electronic images, computer-aided layout software program, and metrology tools, engineer Christopher Dunn unearths the extraordinary precision at paintings within the monuments of historical Egypt. for instance, within the statue of Ramses II at Luxor the left and correct facets of the faces are targeted replicate photos of one another, and the mysterious underground tunnels of the Serapeum are the best examples of precision engineering in the world, historic or sleek. delivering facts in additional than 280 images, Dunn's learn indicates that whereas absent from the archaeological checklist, hugely subtle instruments, strategies, or even mega-machines should have been utilized in old Egypt.

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Download Ifá: A Forest of Mystery by Nicholaj De Mattos Frisvold, Childerico, Chief Ògúnṣínà PDF

By Nicholaj De Mattos Frisvold, Childerico, Chief Ògúnṣínà Babatúndẹ́ Ọlàyínkà Adéwuyì

Ifá: A wooded area of puzzle through Nicholaj de Mattos Frisvold is an immense examine at the cosmology, metaphysics, philosophy and divination procedure of Ifá, written via a practice holder and member of the council of elders, referred to as the Ogboni society, of Abeokuta, Nigeria.
Ifá – an alternate identify for its prophet Òrúnmìlà – is a faith, a knowledge culture and a method of divination encoding the wealthy and complicated oral and fabric tradition of the Yoruba humans. The Yoruba tradition is grounded in reminiscence, an ancestral repository of knowledge, that generates sturdy advice, advises acceptable ebo (sacrifice) and opens the right way to increase a very good personality on our trip via existence and in our interactions with the noticeable and invisible worlds.

The paintings is a presentation of the 1st 16 odù of the Ifá corpus of divination verses defined in tales, allegories and proverbs reflecting the sensible knowledge of Ifá. The paintings is either a presentation of Ifá for people with little wisdom of it, and a dynamic presentation of the wealth of its knowledge for these already acquainted with Ifá. The deities and key ideas of Ifá metaphysics are mentioned, together with: Obàtálá, Ònilé, Sàngó, Ògún, Oya, Òsányìn, Yemoja, Èsù, àse (power), egúngún (ancestry), ìwà (character), and orí (head/consciousness/daimon). particularly, Dr Frisvold has created a piece which celebrates the Yoruba knowledge culture and makes a bridge with the Western global. it really is of price for the sunshine that it casts at the origins and mysteries of Èsù and òrìsà, and an immense resource for these practising Quimbanda, Palo, Santeria, Vodou and the African Diaspora religions. but its classes are common, for it's the artwork of constructing personality, of attracting success and accruing knowledge in existence. As Nicholaj writes:

‘…Ifá is a philosophy, a theogony, theology and cosmology rooted in a selected metaphysic that matters itself with the true and the suitable, the area and its starting. it's rooted within the structure of guy and the aim of lifestyles and the character of destiny. Ifá is a philosophy of personality. The philosophy of Ifá lies on the root of any spiritual cult or association concerning the veneration of òrìsà. […] via tales and legends, divinatory verses and proverbs, this philosophy can be printed piece by means of piece until eventually the panorama has been laid open prior to you… ’

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Download The Path of the Dreamhealer by Adam McLeod PDF

By Adam McLeod

Adam is a tender and quite proficient distant-energy healer. He first came upon his skill to heal humans on the age of fourteen. Now he's one of many world’s such a lot in-demand strength healers. within the course of the DreamHealer, Adam stocks the staggering tale of the way he came across his skill to heal accidents and affliction. He explains that we're all interconnected, and with a targeted goal to heal and the ability of power all of us be ready to heal ourselves.

Adam demystifies medical strategies and explains how all wisdom within the universe exists within the type of power that may be accessed for therapeutic via instinct and intentions. He discusses the extra own and metaphysical elements of this oneness and interconnectedness because it pertains to your overall healthiness. What position do your ideals and feelings play? How does common power present itself in awareness, reincarnation, karma, and earlier lives?
The direction of the DreamHealer good points Adam’s therapeutic visualizations that experience given millions of individuals fantastic power and empowerment to take part of their personal therapeutic with profound and lasting adjustments. consider, you've gotten the instruments to definitely impact your personal future health bodily, emotionally, and spiritually.

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Download The Best of the Equinox, Volume 3: Sex Magick by Lon Milo DuQuette, Aleister Crowley PDF

By Lon Milo DuQuette, Aleister Crowley

The Equinox, in print from 1909–1919, was once a mystical magazine released by means of Aleister Crowley and incorporated Crowley’s personal A...A... legislation, rituals and rites, studies, and magical works by means of different very important practitioners. released as ten volumes, a lot of the cloth is still out of print at the present time. Now, for the 1st time because Israel Regardie’s decisions Gems from the Equinox (1974) well known pupil and U.S. Deputy Grandmaster common of the O.T.O. Lon Milo DuQuette offers readers together with his personal choices from this vintage e-book, The better of the Equinox.

Volume III of the sequence offers possibly the main titillating of esoteric matters, intercourse Magick. as soon as he grasped the basics of sexual magick, Aleister Crowley understood it to be the foremost that unlocks the secrets and techniques of the universe. He devoted the full moment half his existence to exploring its mysteries. This quantity offers the majority of Crowley’s written works at the topic and comprises The Gnostic Mass, Energized Enthusiasm, Liber A’ash, Liber Chath, and Liber Stellae Rubeae.

About the author:
Aleister Crowley (1875-1947) used to be the main commonly learn writer in 20th-century occultism. he's the writer of a number of books together with The publication of the legislation, 777 & different Qabalistic Writings and The ebook of Thoth. Lon milo DuQuette, essentially the most revered writers and teachers within the box of the Western secret Traditions, is the writer of 15 significantly acclaimed books together with figuring out Aleister Crowley's Thoth Tarot.

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Download Hands of Light: A Guide to Healing Through the Human Energy by Barbara Ann Brennan, Jos. A. Smith PDF

By Barbara Ann Brennan, Jos. A. Smith

Author note: Jos. A. Smith (Illustrator)
Publish 12 months note: First released in 1987

With the readability of a physicist and the compassion of a talented healer with fifteen years adventure watching 5,000 consumers and scholars, Barbara Ann Brennan provides the 1st in-depth learn of the human power box for those that search happiness, overall healthiness and their complete strength.

Our actual our bodies exist inside a bigger "body," a human power box or air of mystery, that's the car in which we create our event of fact, together with wellbeing and fitness and disorder. it truly is via this power box that we've got the ability to heal ourselves.

This strength physique -- only in the near past proven by way of scientists, yet lengthy recognized to healers and mystics -- is the start line of all sickness. right here, our strongest and profound human interactions happen, the precursor and healer of all physiological and emotional disturbances.

Hands of Light is your consultant to a brand new wholeness.

It offers:
• a brand new paradigm for the human, in well-being, courting, and disease
• An knowing of ways the human power box seems to be, features, is disturbed, healed, and interacts with neighbors and lovers.
• education within the skill to work out and interpret auras
• Medically established case reviews of therapeutic humans from all walks of existence with various illnesses.
• guidance for therapeutic the self and others.
• The author's own and interesting existence experience which provides us a version for development, braveness and chances for increased recognition

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Download The Complete Game of Life and How to Play It: The Classic by Florence Scovel Shinn, Chris Gentry PDF

By Florence Scovel Shinn, Chris Gentry

This new and improved version of 1 of the main influential self-help books of the 20 th century makes Shinn's rules suitable to 21st-century readers. integrated now are research questions, meditations, and motion goods that may make sure that this can turn into the basic variation of this vintage textual content. Shinn starts off with the subsequent assertion: "Most humans reflect on lifestyles a conflict. It's no longer a battle....It's a video game. and prefer so much video games, it can't be performed effectively with out realizing the rules." In a transparent and obtainable demeanour, Shinn then units forth and explores the six key ideas for the sport of lifestyles, supplying to readers the user's guide for making trained judgements and entirely embracing a lifetime of luck and happiness.

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Download Open Your Eyes: 1,000 Simple Ways To Bring Beauty Into Your by Alexandra Stoddard PDF

By Alexandra Stoddard

For almost 40 years and in different books, Alexandra Stoddard has shared her prepared eye for layout and likely feel of favor. Now this popular decorator and way of life thinker teaches you hoe to work out with the services and readability designers.

First, Alexandra is helping you develop into extra attuned on your surroundings-as you put a desk, straighten out a linen closet, walk via a backyard, or browse in a thrift store. Then, via own anecdotes; examples from masters; a wealthy array of rules, assistance, and strategies, she unearths hundreds and hundreds of how to work out and resolve difficulties or percentage, trend, colour, and composition. Her uncomplicated suggestions-whether it's altering a lampshade, rearranging valuable items on a desk, or relocating a chair-will yield dramatic effects. choked with sensible options provided with heat and encouragement , Open Your Eyes is helping make on a daily basis a visible feats because it deepens your figuring out not just of what makes anything appealing yet what makes whatever attractive to you.

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Download Gods of Eden: Egypt's Lost Legacy and the Genesis of by Andrew Collins PDF

By Andrew Collins

A groundbreaking ancient documentation of the key heritage of pre-Pharonic Egypt and the race of angels that outfitted it.

• through the writer of From the Ashes of Angels and Gateway to Atlantis (more than 30,000 copies offered within the United Kingdom).
• Unlocks the secrets and techniques of the way the good Pyramids and the Sphinx have been equipped.
• Explains the lines left via the race of Elder gods that based old Egypt via historic texts of the corridor of documents.
• Proves the principles of historic astronomy 10,000 years in the past.

Hidden deep less than Egypt's Giza plateau might be the main to unlocking the mysteries of the good Pyramid, one of many seven wonders of the realm. equipped utilizing a expertise unequaled even at the present time, the traditional Egyptians claimed they inherited their complicated tradition from a race of Elder gods who lived in the course of a prior age referred to as Zep Tepi, the 1st Time.

In his past spouse publication From the Ashes of Angels, well known historic author Andrew Collins supplied historic and medical proof exhibiting how those Elder gods, who have been the flesh and blood individuals of a race of fallen angels, based historical Egypt. Now, in Gods of Eden, he describes the awesome achievements in their culture. 

Assembling clues from archaeology, mythology, and faith, Collins indicates us how this nice society mastered acoustic know-how and hired using sound to elevate heavy items into the air and pierce holes via strong rock. It used to be with this expertise that they have been in a position to build giant constructions that experience marveled adventurers and archaeologists world wide. With findings in response to greater than twenty years of analysis and scholarship, Collins finds the interesting ancient future of this tradition of fallen angels and the imprints and legacies they left in the back of on the genesis of civilization. 

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