By Dom Cuthbert Butler
By Antoine Faivre,Christine Rhone
Widely got in France, this short, entire advent to Western esotericism by means of the founding father of the sphere is finally on hand in English. A old and pedagogical advisor, the e-book is written essentially for college kids and newcomers. In transparent, specified language, writer Antoine Faivre presents an summary of Western esoteric currents given that past due antiquity. the majority of the ebook is laid out chronologically, from historical and medieval resources (Alexandrian hermetism, gnosticism, neoplatonism), throughout the Renaissance as much as the current time. Its insurance comprises non secular alchemy, Jewish and Christian Kabbalah, Christian theosophy, Rosicrucianism, Illuminism, ‘mystical’ Free-Masonry, the Occultist present, Theosophical and Anthroposophical Societies, the Traditionalist college, and ‘esotericism’ in modern initiatic societies and in New spiritual events. Faivre explores how those currents are attached, and refers to the place they seem in artwork and literature. The booklet concludes with an annotated bibliography, which makes it a necessary source for novices and students alike.
Antoine Faivre is Professor Emeritus on the École Pratique des Hautes Études (Religious Studies), Sorbonne. He has released largely, together with entry to Western Esotericism and The Golden Fleece and Alchemy, either additionally released by way of SUNY Press.
Christine Rhone has translated quite a few books, together with Faivre’s Theosophy, mind's eye, culture: stories in Western Esotericism, additionally released by means of SUNY Press.
By Gilbert Durand,A. C. Peduzzi
By Robert Eymeri
Prix des librairies ALEF mieux-être et spiritualités 2017
Ce livre est né du désir de Robert Eymeri de rencontrer Armelle Six et de consacrer un livre à son enseignement. Ici, nul besoin de connaissances, nul besoin d′être familier de l. a. littérature spirituelle ou sympathisant d′une culture en particulier, Armelle Six n′adapte rien, n′importe rien, ne transpose rien. Elle affirme, dans une grande simplicité, l. a. réalité de cette expérience radicale qu′est l′union à l. a. resource, l′union au divin. Et elle nous invite à faire de même, à nous reconnecter avec nous-même, à choisir l′être et los angeles grandeur plutôt que l. a. petitesse et nos conditionnements. Son propos est fulgurant parce que d′une honnêteté absolue, d′un engagement overall. Il nous permet ainsi de comprendre en quoi constant nos compromis, nos stratégies, nos mensonges. Chez elle, los angeles liberté est souveraine. Et cette liberté réveille los angeles nôtre. vehicle il n′est pas query de croire mais de mettre en pratique, et surtout d′oser l. a. vie.
By Kahlil Gibran
By Javier Melloni
By Jacob Holsinger Sherman
By Jean-claude Gerard Koven
JEAN-CLAUDE KOVEN is is a type of infrequent, self sufficient, and adventurous unfastened spirits who effectively combines useful company and cosmic secret. A hugely winning entrepreneur who has all started and run greater than a dozen enterprise ventures over the process 4 a long time, in the course of the comparable years he studied with non secular masters and led awareness-expanding workshops on six continents.
By Sw. Vandana Jyothi
The observe “guru” is frequently misused right here within the West to indicate easily a instructor or grasp of a definite factor, equivalent to a “kitchen guru” who's a whiz at designing cutting-edge kitchens or perhaps a superb chef. yet Guru is the person who relieves us of our religious lack of know-how, the very veil itself which hides our real identification from ourselves and one another.
It is the sunshine of Divine wisdom, Guru, on my own which has that strength. while That mild, by means of God's grace, displays in a stilled brain and divulges OneGod, it really is what you name the “enlightenment.”
"Guru Jyothi - a mild at the direction" is a chain of spiritually inspiring e mail dialogues which Sw. Vandana exchanged over a interval of years with devotees who had questions with regards to the trail. even if her solutions are brief and funny or lengthy and precise, they are constantly on aspect and entire of meals for considerate mirrored image. Her first e-book "Guru Dakshina" soars at the power of the writings and transcribed audio recordings of her very esteemed guru--the overdue Sri Sadguru Sant Keshavadas. This ebook shines with the sunshine of undying knowledge he showered so generously at the international utilizing the expressions and writings of his dedicated disciple.
She deals a prayer within the Preface, "May the sunshine of information which Guru printed in me and which I percentage the following illumine your middle and brain, to boot, to deliver you revelation of yourself as fact, understanding and Bliss--Sat, Chit, Ananda."