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The Citadel of Awareness: A Commentary on Jigme Lingpa’s Dzogchen Aspiration Prayer

Dzogchen

Dzogchen is a particular practice that has its own history and tradition while it illuminates a timeless, universal truth. It can be regarded as the nondual aspect of Buddhism that transcends most doctrines. The aspiration prayer by eighteenth-century Dzogchen master,

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Mystical Poems of Jnaneshwar

Mystical Poems

Original Translations from the Marathi by Anand Mundra Like Rumi from Persia or Kabir from North India, Jnaneshwar, considered the greatest of the Marathi poet-saints, captures the power and knowledge of his spiritual attainment in a few spare words. His

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A Sacred Compass: Navigating Life Through the Bardo Teachings

A Sacred Compass

by Anam Thubten The bardo teachings are like a sacred compass. Like all the sacred teachings, they are reminding us not to get too attached to anything in this world–to where we are, to our life, or to the affairs

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The Anxious Lawyer

Interest in meditation and mindfulness has skyrocketed in recent years, thanks largely to neuroimaging and the body of scientific research that has validated the many benefits of these practices. Sadly, the legal community has for the most part been left

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Finding Balance: A Mother’s Journey to Inner Peace

Finding Balance

by Kelly Swierski-Loiodice WHEN THE FROSTY MUGS OF HAPPY HOUR disappeared and her children arrived, Kelly’s carefree life ended and her sense of inner balance fell apart. Dirty dishes, juice boxes, and play dates filled her home and calendar as she

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From Najafabad to Mars: A Memoir

Memoir

By Firooz Allahdadi A personal memoir of an Iranian-born, world-class physicist born whose new life in the US ultimately led to his participation in the Mars missions.  Private, not publicly available. Edited by Laura Duggan,  published by Nicasio Press.

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Some Segments of a River: On Poetry, Mysticism, and the Imagination

by George Franklin In this unique and compelling book, the author examines side by side the works of Eastern mystical philosophers and poets and some of their Western counterparts, not attempting to assimilate them to each other, but rather to observe what sparks

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Evolving Your Yoga: Ten Principles for Enlightened Practice

Evolving your Yoga

by Barrie Risman

In this exquisite book, you can find both philosophy and practices to deepen your experience of yoga…

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Empower Your Investing

Empower Your Investing

By Scott Chapman

Empower Your Investing is a groundbreaking book that has culled the expertise of three greats: Templeton, Buffet, and Lynch, creating a strategy we can emulate…

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The Fragrance of Emptiness: A Commentary on the Heart Sutra

Fragrance of Emptiness

by Anam Thubten

In this clear commentary, students and those new to Buddhism can learn more about the often mis-understood topic of emptiness.

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Finding Home: Restoring the Sacred to Life

by Anne Scott

This luminous collection of stories by and about newly homeless women reveals how the deepest form of empowerment can be found…

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The Chorister: Evolution of Voice

The Chorister

by Jack Miller

In The Chorister: Evolution of Voice , Jack Miller conducts for us twenty-nine of his curious, full color art images and their stories…

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Dad, Tell Me A Story: How to Revive the Tradition of Storytelling with Your Children

Dad Tell Me A Story

By John McCormick, with William & Connor McCormick

Dad, Tell Me a Story is ideal for all parents who wish to enrich family time by creating a storytelling tradition at home. With candor and charm, John McCormick shows how one everyday dad created nightly stories with his young boys, weaving …

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Women, Wisdom & Dreams: The Light of the Feminine Soul

Women Wisdom and Dreams Self-published books

by Anne Scott

Women Wisdom and Dreams Self-published booksIn this elegant and practical guide on feminine wisdom and dreams, Anne Scott leads us into a deepening relationship with our dream world, not only to help us understand its personal significance, but also to use the insights …

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An Inquiring Life: Weekly Contemplations

by Laura Duggan

In this concise book of 52 weekly contemplations, quotations from poets, writers, saints, and sages provide the impetus to examine daily life events and extract spiritual insights. Through the contemplation exercises in the book, readers become …

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Una Vida de Indagación: Contemplaciones Semanales

by Laura Duggan

Esta colección de cincuenta y dos contemplaciones semanales te guiarán en ese proceso de indagación. Las citas de poetas, escritores, santos y sabios, proporcionan el impulso inicial para examinar los acontecimientos de la vida diaria y extraer …

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If The Universe Is Perfect, Then…

by Dennis Noble

If The Universe Is Perfect… is a simply written book of practical philosophy. Through the voice of Henry, a man of extraordinary wisdom, who weaves his knowledge and wit in a most interesting manner, we take a journey through the …

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