Das Wunder des Einhorns: Begegnung mit den erleuchteten Wesen der siebten Dimension
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Das Wunder des Einhorns: Begegnung mit den erleuchteten Wesen der siebten Dimension

Diana Cooper eröffnet eine einzigartige Chance für alle spirituell Suchenden: die hohe Energie des Einhorns zu erfahren und für die eigene Entwicklung zu nutzen. Im Goldenen Zeitalter von Atlantis standen die Einhörner in enger Verbindung zu den Menschen. In dem Maße aber, wie das Leben der Atlanter seine göttliche Schwingungsebene verlor, zogen die Einhörner sich von der Erde zurück. Nun jedoch, da eine wachsende Anzahl von Menschen...

The Making of Islamic Heritage: Muslim Pasts and Heritage Presents
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The Making of Islamic Heritage: Muslim Pasts and Heritage Presents

Offering key insights into critical debates on the construction, management and destruction of heritage in Muslim contexts, this volume considers how Islamic heritages are constructed through texts and practices which award heritage value. It examines how the monolithic representation of Islamic heritage (as a singular construct) can be enriched by the true diversity of Islamic heritages and how endangerment and vulnerability in this...

The Mormon Handcart Migration: "Tounge nor pen can never tell the sorrow"
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The Mormon Handcart Migration: "Tounge nor pen can never tell the sorrow"

In her latest book, The Mormon Handcraft Migration, Candy Moulton has made a major contribution to the literature relating to the 1856-1860 saga of Mormon peoples crossing the continent by means of carts pulled by human power. The events of this period, especially in 1856, when some 300 people perished, have been distorted, and Moulton's carefully detailed chronicle gives a modern reader a needed, reliable narrative. Her book especia...

Ecology and Theology in the Ancient World : Cross-Disciplinary Perspectives
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Ecology and Theology in the Ancient World : Cross-Disciplinary Perspectives

This multi-disciplinary volume brings together the voices of biblical scholars, classicists, philosophers, theologians and political theorists to explore how ecology and theology intersected in ancient thinking, both pagan, Jewish and Christian. Ecological awareness is by no means purely a modern phenomenon. Of course, melting icecaps and plastic bag charges were of no concern in antiquity: frequently what made examining your relatio...

Death and Delusion: A Freudian Analysis of Mortal Terror
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Death and Delusion: A Freudian Analysis of Mortal Terror

This book argues that conventional interpretations of Freudian psychology have not accounted for the existence and complexity of death anxiety and its intrinsic relation to the creation of illusions and delusions. This book contends that there is sufficient evidence to support the view that death anxiety is not only a symptom of certain modes of psychopathology, but is a very normal and central emotional threat human beings deal with...

A Guide to the Deities of the Tantra
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A Guide to the Deities of the Tantra

A Guide to the Deities of the Tantra is a fascinating insight into a subject that has captivated the imagination of many but remains mysterious and exotic to all but a few. Tantric deities? Who are they and what do they do? This volume focuses on the deities whose mantra recitation and colorful visualizations lie at the heart of the Tantra. We meet goddesses of wisdom, the prince of purity, the lotus-born guru Padmasambhava, and daki...

Spirits of the Place: Buddhism and Lao Religious Culture
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Spirits of the Place: Buddhism and Lao Religious Culture

Spirits of the Place is a rare and timely contribution to our understanding of religious culture in Laos and Southeast Asia. Most often studied as a part of Thai, Vietnamese, or Khmer history, Laos remains a terra incognita to most Westerners―and to many of the people living throughout Asia as well. John Holt’s new book brings this fascinating nation into focus. With its overview of Lao Buddhism and analysis of how shifting political...