We Walk Beside You Always by Bridget Benson

We Walk Beside You Always by Bridget Benson

There is a good chance that, at some point in your life, you will experience the presence of a ghost or other kind of discarnate spirit. When you do, there is also the possibility that you will be able to identify who they were in life and even recogmize them as a member of your family. Imagine what it would be like if you could communicate directly with them and that they were still actively involved in your life. This was exactly the situation that psychic medium Bridget Benson found…

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Taming the Drunken Monkey by William L Mikulas

Taming the Drunken Monkey by William L Mikulas

There is something ironic about a culture like ours that bombards its citizens with an endless stream of visual and mental stimulation and simultaneously expects them to remain grounded and focussed enough to function properly. There is little doubt that a great deal of the mental and psychological issues in our culture are born from such things as information-overload and chemical imbalances in the brain from food additives. In fact, on a daily basis, every one faces a thousand and one stimuli—all of which trigger our neural networks in one…

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Moving into Meditation by Anne Cushman

Moving into Meditation by Anne Cushman

In recent years the spiritual practice of “mindfulness” has appeared in mainstream culture—much as yoga did two decades ago.http://spirituality.today/reviews/books/meditation-books/moving-into-meditation-by-anne-cushman But how does mindful yoga evolve from a buzz-worthy concept to a lived experience? How do yoga asanas and pranayama support and express the practice of meditation? How do you explore the teachings of the Buddha through the vehicle of your own living, breathing, human body? As we quickly learn, the practices are inherently entwined. Experienced yoga and meditation teacher Anne Cushman answers all these questions and more in Moving into…

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Breaking Convention: Essays on Psychedelic Consciousness by Various (ed. David Luke)

Breaking Convention by David Luke

From 1st to 3rd of April 2011, over 80 speakers and 600 delegates from 30 countries met in Canterbury, United Kingdom to witness the first conference of its type held in the UK. The main subject of this ground-breaking event was the effects of changes to human consciousness as a result of the ingestion of psychedelics. Also under consideration that weekend were the broader social, scientific, spiritual and artistic implications of entheogens throughout the world. Over the course of the weekend, a variety of experts from their chosen fields were…

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Clairvoyance for Beginners by Alexandra Chauran

Clairvoyance for Beginners by Alexandra Chauran

Few things in this world are quite as disconcerting or disorientating than the experience of psychic awakening. Apart from the difficulties of having to adjust to a new range of seeming super-human powers, the process also, invariably, results in a dramatic changes to the way we view the world, how we see ourselves and how we relate to others. In the past, society has routinely condemned those who display extra-sensory powers as either insane or at best delusional. Whilst things have improved a little there is still no creditable system…

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