The Passionate Mind Revisited by Joel Kramer and Diana Alstad

The Passionate Mind Revisited by Joel Kramer and Diana Alstad

The Passionate Mind by Joel Kramer was first published in 1974 to a widely receptive audience who connected closely with its essential commentary on the process by which we can, as spiritually awakening individuals, become more aware of our internal psychological mechanisms and how they impact upon our thinking. In many ways the fundamental premises that underpinned the book have emerged to become, for both better and worse, even more significant and prominent in our society. In an update to the original book Joel Kramer, and now Diana Alstad, have…

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Sacred Commerce by Matthew and Terces Engelhart

Sacred Commerce by Matthew and Terces Engelhart

Matthew Engelhart and his wife/business partner Terces are the owners of a popular organic vegan restaurant chain called ‘Cafe Gratitude’. It has four locations in the San Fransisco Bay Area and has more than two hundred employees. The cafes all support local farmers as well as sustainable agriculture whilst serving living, organic food made with fresh ingredients. As one might expect with a business founded upon such strong ethical principles the Engelarts run every aspect of their enterprise in accordance with the same levels of personal and global conscience. Their…

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Awaken Your Genius by Carolyn Elliott

Awaken Your Genius by Carolyn ElliottAwaken Your Genius by Carolyn Elliott

We tend to associate the word “genius” with a person who displays exceptional intellectual ability In Ancient Rome, however, a slightly different connotation was placed upon the word; for them the ‘genius’ was the guiding, or instructional, spirit associated with either a house, place or a person. In her book Awaken Your Genius, Carolyn Elliott observes that from her perspective a genius is … a generative energy that manifests creations that are original, alive and individual – soulful. Her perspective on our personal genius – one that is the essence…

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