Revelations of Divine Love

02 April 2020 | By Julian of Norwich | Filed in: mysticism.

One of the first woman authors, Julian of Norwich produced in Revelations of Divine Love a remarkable work of revelatory insight, that stands alongside The Cloud of Unknowing and Piers Plowman as a classic of Medieval religious literatureAfter fervently praying for a greater understanding of

Interior Castle

02 April 2020 | By Teresa of Ávila | Filed in: mysticism.

A cornerstone book on mystical theology, Interior Castle describes the seven stages of union with God Using everyday language to explain difficult theological concepts, Teresa of Avila compares the contemplative life to a castle with seven chambers Tracing the passage of the soul through each

Tao Te Ching

02 April 2020 | By Lao Tzu | Filed in: mysticism.

A lucid translation of the well known Taoist classic by a leading scholar now in a Shambhala Pocket Library edition Written than two thousand years ago, the Tao Teh Ching, or The Classic of the Way and Its Virtue, is one of the true classics of the world of spiritual literature.

Dark Night of the Soul

02 April 2020 | By Juan de la Cruz | Filed in: mysticism.

Plus les choses divines sont en soi claires et manifestes, plus elles sont naturellement obscures et cach es l me Il en est ici comme de la lumi re naturelle plus on veut fixer le soleil en face, et plus on blouit la puissance visuelle et on la prive de lumi re De m me, quand cette

The Teachings of Don Juan: A Yaqui Way of Knowledge

02 April 2020 | By Carlos Castañeda | Filed in: mysticism.

The story of a remarkable spiritual journey, the first awesone steps on the road to becoming a man of knowledge, the road that continues with A Separate Reality and Journey To ixtlan Includes The Teachings and A Structural Analysis.

The Prophet

02 April 2020 | By Kahlil Gibran | Filed in: mysticism.

Kahlil Gibrans masterpiece, The Prophet, is one of the most beloved classics of our time Published in 1923, it has been translated into than twenty languages, and the American editions alone have sold than nine million copies The Prophet is a collection of poetic essays that are

The Cloud of Unknowing

02 April 2020 | By Anonymous | Filed in: mysticism.

Widely considered a hallmark of Western literature and spirituality, The Cloud of Unknowing is an anonymous English monks sublime expression of what separates God from humanity Originally written in the 14th century, now part of the HarperCollins Spiritual classics series, this beautiful

The Alchemist

02 April 2020 | By Paulo Coelho | Filed in: mysticism.

Paulo Coelho s enchanting novel has inspired a devoted following around the world This story, dazzling in its powerful simplicity and soul stirring wisdom, is about an Andalusian shepherd boy named Santiago who travels from his homeland in Spain to the Egyptian desert in search of a treasure buried

Practical Mysticism

02 April 2020 | By Evelyn Underhill | Filed in: mysticism.

Practical Mysticism is a work by one of the foremost 20th century Christian mystics, Evelyn Underhill Her book, Mysticism A Study in the Nature and Development of Spiritual Consciousness, is the authoritative text of modern mysticism This shorter work, Practical Mysticism, is an abridged version

Alchemy & Mysticism

02 April 2020 | By Alexander Roob | Filed in: mysticism.

A fantastical journey through the pictorial world of alchemy and mysticism, the Cabbala and magic, freemasons and Rosicrusians This unique selection of illustrations with commentaries and source texts guides us on a fascinating journey through the representations of the secret arts.

New Seeds of Contemplation

02 April 2020 | By Thomas Merton | Filed in: mysticism.

New Seeds of Contemplation is one of Thomas Merton s most widely read and best loved books Christians and non Christians alike have joined in praising it as a notable successor in the meditative tradition of St John of the Cross, The Cloud of Unknowing, and the medieval mystics, while others have

The Essential Rumi

02 April 2020 | By Rumi | Filed in: mysticism.

This revised and expanded edition of The Essential Rumi includes a new introduction by Coleman Barks and than 80 never before published poems Through his lyrical translations, Coleman Barks has been instrumental in bringing this exquisite literature to a remarkably wide range of readers,

Siddhartha

02 April 2020 | By Hermann Hesse | Filed in: mysticism.

Herman Hesse s classic novel has delighted, inspired, and influenced generations of readers, writers, and thinkers In this story of a wealthy Indian Brahmin who casts off a life of privilege to seek spiritual fulfillment Hesse synthesizes disparate philosophies Eastern religions, Jungian

The Library of Light and Shadow (Daughters of La Lune #3)

02 April 2020 | By M.J. Rose | Filed in: mysticism.

In the wake of a dark and brutal World War, the glitz and glamour of 1925 Manhattan shine like a beacon for the high society set, which is desperate to keep their gaze firmly fixed to the future But Delphine Duplessi sees than most At a time in her career when she could easily be unknown and

The Mystics of Mile End

02 April 2020 | By Sigal Samuel | Filed in: mysticism.

Sigal Samuels debut novel, in the vein of Nicole Krausss bestselling The History of Love, is an imaginative story that delves into the heart of Jewish mysticism, faith, and family This is not an ordinary tree I am making This, he said, this is the Tree of Knowledge In the half Hasidic,