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
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.
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
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 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.
Kahlil Gibran s 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
Widely considered a hallmark of Western literature and spirituality, The Cloud of Unknowing is an anonymous English monk s sublime expression of what separates God from humanity Originally written in the 14th century, now part of the HarperCollins Spiritual classics series,this beautiful
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
After a quarter of a century in print, Capra s groundbreaking work still challenges and inspires This updated edition of The Tao of Physics includes a new preface and afterword in which the author reviews the developments of the twenty five years since the book s first publication, discusses
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
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,
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