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  2. Wilde Women Audiobook Wilde Women
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  3. The Holiday Audiobook The Holiday
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  4. The Runaway Daughter Audiobook The Runaway Daughter
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  5. Kneel Audiobook Kneel
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  6. Love for Imperfect Things: How to Accept Yourself in a World Striving for Perfection Audiobook Love for Imperfect Things: How to Accept Yourself in a World Striving for Perfection
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  7. The Morning Mind: Use Your Brain to Master Your Day and Supercharge Your Life Audiobook The Morning Mind: Use Your Brain to Master Your Day and Supercharge Your Life
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  8. How to be Heard: Secrets for Powerful Speaking and Listening Audiobook How to be Heard: Secrets for Powerful Speaking and Listening
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  9. Keep Moving: And Other Tips and Truths about Aging Audiobook Keep Moving: And Other Tips and Truths about Aging
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The Allure of Immortality: An American Cult, a Florida Swamp, and a Renegade Prophet Audiobook

The Allure of Immortality: An American Cult, a Florida Swamp, and a Renegade Prophet

Author: Lyn Millner Narrator: Wendy Tremont King Release Date: July 2019

Cyrus Teed was a charismatic and controversial guru who at the age of thirty had been 'illuminated' by an angel in his electro-alchemical laboratory. At the turn of the twentieth century, surrounded by the marvels of the Second Industrial Revolution, he proclaimed himself a prophet and led 200 people out of Chicago and into a new age. Or so he promised. The Koreshans settled in a mosquito-infested scrubland and set to building a communal utopia inside what they believed was a hollow earth-with humans living on the inside crust and the entire universe contained within. According to Teed's socialist and millennialist teachings, if his people practiced celibacy and focused their love on him, he would return after death and they would all become immortal. Was Teed a visionary or villain, savior or two-bit charlatan? Why did his promises and his theory of 'cellular cosmogony' persuade so many? In The Allure of Immortality, Lyn Millner weaves the many bizarre strands of Teed's life and those of his followers into a riveting story of angels, conmen, angry husbands, yellow journalism, and ultimately, hope.

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Paganism In Depth: A Polytheist Approach Audiobook

Paganism In Depth: A Polytheist Approach

Author: John Beckett Narrator: Charles Constant Release Date: June 2019

Paganism In Depth is a next level book for Pagans interested in taking their practice deeper. Author John Beckett helps you develop a detailed understanding of practical knowledge as well as ideas for working through new challenges you'll encounter as you advance in your practice, such as what happens when a deity makes demands of you, how to form and sustain community, and how to lead a community as a medium for the divine. This book shares several keys to help you find your way forward when you feel you've gone as far as you can, including daily spiritual practice, ancestor veneration, perceiving the otherworld, religious ecstasy, direct experience of the gods, offerings, divination, magical practice, and devotional practice. Your relationships with your community and with the gods and spirits are of the utmost importance. John Beckett helps you navigate those relationships so you can give and receive the energy you need on your unique spiritual journey.

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Christianity Before Christ Audiobook

Christianity Before Christ

Author: John G Jackson Narrator: Joseph Kant Release Date: June 2019

Nothing is new or original in Christianity. All features and components of what is now known as Christianity were present in mythologies that flourished before Jesus is alleged to have lived, and this audiobook shows how those myths evolved into today's religion.

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The Analects Audiobook

The Analects

Author: Confucius Narrator: Bruno Roubicek Release Date: June 2019

One of the undisputed giants in the history of human thought, and the founder of one of the world's longest-lasting cultural traditions, Confucius (known as Kong Fuzi in his native China) is arguably the most enduring of all the world's great thinkers. The Analects, the slender volume thought to have been compiled by his followers, has the strongest claim to represent Confucius' actual words. Sometimes pithy, sometimes conversational, occasionally enigmatic, often profoundly searching, the book contains memorable sayings about the moral health of the individual, the family and the body politic, and continues to be a source of inexhaustible wisdom after more than two and a half millennia. **Contact Customer Service for Additional Content**

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Wicca: An Essential Guide to Understanding Witchcraft, Magic, and Spells for Beginners Audiobook

Wicca: An Essential Guide to Understanding Witchcraft, Magic, and Spells for Beginners

Author: Amy Golden Narrator: Rhett S. Price Release Date: June 2019

If you want to learn about Wicca but aren't sure of where to start, then pay attention... This book will discuss what it means to follow the Wiccan path, including its origins, beliefs, and practices. You will learn the Wiccan pantheon, get an overview of gods and goddesses, and discover the Elements and the holidays of the Wiccan Wheel of the Year.  Additionally, the magical symbolism and correspondence of many plants and animals will be explained, as well as a thorough chapter on spell work and spells you can do on your own. You will discover how you can live magically every day of the year and ways to incorporate magic and an appreciation of the natural world in the universe into your daily life.  Here's just a tiny fraction of what you'll discover: What Is Wicca Exactly?A Beginner's Toolkit - Magical tools and ItemsThe Wheel of the Year - Getting to Know Pagan HolidaysWiccan Rituals - Wiccaning, Handfasting, and the Stages of Life and DeathMagical Correspondences - Phases of the Moon, Days of the Week, Flora and FaunaA Beginner's Book of ShadowsAnd much, much more!?So if you want to learn more about Wicca, scroll up and click the 'add to cart' button!

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The Return of Odin: The Modern Renaissance of Pagan Imagination Audiobook

The Return of Odin: The Modern Renaissance of Pagan Imagination

Author: Richard Rudgley Narrator: Micah Hanks Release Date: April 2019

A controversial examination of the influence and presence of the Norse god Odin in contemporary history and culture • Documents Odin's role in the rise of Nazi Germany, the 1960s counterculture revolution, nationalist and ecological political movements, and the occult revival • Examines the spiritual influence of Odin in relation to Jesus Christ • Profiles key individuals instrumental in the rise of the modern pagan renaissance Exploring the influence of the Norse god Odin in the modern world, Richard Rudgley reveals Odin's central role in the pagan revival and how this has fueled a wide range of cultural movements and phenomena, including Nazi Germany, the 1960s counterculture revolution, the Lord of the Rings, the ecology movement, and the occult underground. Rudgley argues that it is Odin and not Jesus Christ who is the single most important spiritual influence in modern Western civilization. He analyzes the Odin archetype--first revealed by Carl Jung's famous essay on Wotan--in the context of pagan religious history and explains the ancient idea of the Web--a cosmic field of energies that encompasses time, space, and the hidden potentials of humanity—the pagan equivalent to the Tao of Eastern tradition. The author examines the importance of the concept of wyrd, which corresponds to "fate" or "destiny," exploring techniques to read destiny such as the Runes as well as the existence of yoga in prehistoric and pagan Europe, which later produced the Norse Utiseta, an ancient system of meditation. Rudgley documents how the Odin archetype came into play in Nazi Germany with the rise of Hitler and the pagan counterculture of the 1960s. He examines how the concept of subterranean and mythic realms, such as the Hollow Earth, Thule, and Agartha, and mysterious energies like Vril were manifested in both occult and profane ways and investigates key occult figures like Madame Blavatsky, Guido von List, and Karl Wiligut. He provides pagan analyses of Tolkien and the Lord of the Rings and documents the impact the Odin archetype has had on nationalist and fascist groups in America and Europe. Examining pagan groups in Europe and America that use the Norse template, Rudgley reveals true paganism as holistic and intimately connected with the forces at work in the life of the planet. Showing how this "green" paganism can be beneficial for dealing with the adverse consequences of globalization and the ongoing ecological crisis, he explains how, when repressed, the Odin archetype is responsible for regressive tendencies and even mass-psychosis--a reflection of the unprecedented chaos of Ragnarok--but if embraced, the Odin archetype makes it possible for like-minded traditions to work together in the service of life.

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Among the Scientologists: History, Theology, and Praxis Audiobook

Among the Scientologists: History, Theology, and Praxis

Author: Donald A. Westbrook Narrator: Paul Boehmer Release Date: February 2019

The Church of Scientology is one of the most recognizable American-born new religions, but perhaps the least understood. With academic and popular interest on the rise, many books have been written about Scientology and surely more will follow. Although academics have begun to pay more attention to Scientology, the subject has received remarkably little qualitative attention. Indeed, no work has systematically addressed such questions as: what do Scientologists themselves have to say about their religion's history, theology, and practices? How does Scientology act as a religion for them? What does "lived religion" look like for a Scientologist? This is not so much a book about the Church of Scientology, its leaders, or its controversies, as it is a compilation of narratives and histories based on the largely unheard or ignored perspectives of Scientologists themselves. Drawing on six years of interviews, fieldwork, and research conducted among members of the Church of Scientology, this groundbreaking work examines features of the new religion's history, theology, and praxis in ways that move discussion beyond apostate-driven and expose accounts.

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The Occult Book: A Chronological Journey from Alchemy to Wicca Audiobook

The Occult Book: A Chronological Journey from Alchemy to Wicca

Author: John Michael Greer Narrator: Eric Martin Release Date: January 2019

Explore the occult from ancient times to the modern day with one of its most respected scholars and practitioners. Take an enlightening journey through occult history, exploring 100 dramatic incidents, arcane knowledge, and key historical figures from around the world. John Michael Greer delves into two millennia of tradition, from the earliest alchemists to pagan rituals; from the Philosopher's Stone to Cabala, the first tarot, and the Knights Templar; and from the first horoscopes to fortune-telling trials and the birth of modern witchcraft, or Wicca.

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Mad Monk Manifesto: A Prescription for Evolution, Revolution and Global Awakening Audiobook

Mad Monk Manifesto: A Prescription for Evolution, Revolution and Global Awakening

Author: Yun Rou Narrator: Edward Bauer Release Date: December 2018

Change The World By Changing YourselfFind answers: Today, it's easy to get outraged by world events, frustrated by our own personal battles, and disenfranchised from government and leadership. Born of moral indignation, informed by decades of study, and seasoned by a life of devoted self-cultivation, Monk Yun Rou's Mad Monk Manifesto has the answers we're looking for, organically cohering personal prescriptions and calls to social and political action in one powerful document. Discover venerated wisdom: Based on ancient Chinese wisdom such as Lao Tzu's Tao Te Ching, Mad Monk Manifesto is part tour guide to consciousness, part recipe for personal development, part prescription for environmental salvation, and part handbook for social change. In approximately 70,000 words, the book's six chapters (framed by an introduction and afterward) follow the traditional Taoist prescription for changing the larger world by changing ourselves first. Improve yourself?and the world: In the same way ripples move away from a stone dropped into a pond, Mad Monk Manifesto begins with our personal lives, discussing topics such as diet, exercise, meditation, and mind/body practice, and spreads to our public environment, describing ideas such as what we can do to improve the community, the government, and the world. Full of everything from advice for a healthy, conscious lifestyle to suggested actions we can take to enhance the lives of friends, family, coworkers, and community members, Mad Monk Manifesto highlights spirituality and service, the goals of an awakened life. Learn something new: Each chapter of Mad Monk Manifesto is creative and fresh, offering proactive solutions in single-paragraph exhortations and prescriptions against a backdrop of lessons from Chinese history, the wisdom of ancient sages like Lao Tzu, and stories born of author Monk Yun Rou's journey from privileged Manhattanite to practicing Taoist monk. Inspirational and informative, exhortative and prescriptive, this modern Alan Watts creates a complete and immersive experience for everyone who picks up his Mad Monk Manifesto?a portrayal of everything from the mundane to the sublime through the lens of the philosophy best known from George Lucas' Star Wars saga, the Green Movement, and surf and hippie cultures. Emerge with a new way of seeing life, a series of concrete steps to take for personal transformation, and an action plan for working in the community to provoke change. Mad Monk Manifesto is precisely what the world needs at a time of unprecedented environmental disasters, international instability, and divisive and unreliable leadership. After reading this book, you will learn: How to relax, rectify, and rebalance lifeHow to bolster the community and deepen cultureHow to effect positive change in commerce, government, power, and the environmentFor readers of Alan Watts, Ursula Le Guin, and Change Your Thoughts?Change Your Life by Dr. Wayne W. Dyer

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Favorite Wife: Escape From Polygamy Audiobook

Favorite Wife: Escape From Polygamy

Author: Susan Ray Schmidt Narrator: Susan Ericksen Release Date: November 2018

She had no choice in the matter-none of the girls did. Her mission was to give birth to and raise many children in devoted service to a shared husband. Susan was fifteen years old when she became the sixth wife of Verlan LeBaron, one of the leaders of a rogue Mormon cult, who was engaged in a blood feud with his brother that from 1972 to 1988 claimed up to two dozen lives. In this gripping and eloquent book, Susan Ray Schmidt tells the story of growing up on the inside and of her ultimate escape with her children from an oppressive and violent life. Delving more deeply into this mysterious underworld than any previous work, Favorite Wife is a powerful account of the affairs of the heart, coming of age under exceptional circumstances, and the tough choices that are sometimes painfully necessary to preserve human dignity. Susan Ray Schmidt was once a member of the Church of the Firstborn of the Fullness of Times and the child-bride of polygamist Verlan LeBaron in Colonia LeBaron in Mexico. After eight years of marriage, she left her husband and fled with her five children back to America. She remarried three years later.

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Tarot Reading for Beginners: The Newbies Guide to Tarot Card Reading and Tarot Card Meanings: Includ Audiobook

Tarot Reading for Beginners: The Newbies Guide to Tarot Card Reading and Tarot Card Meanings: Includ

Author: Shawna Blood Narrator: Tiana Hanson Release Date: November 2018

The Perfect Beginner's Guide to Tarot Card ReadingIf you want to learn how to read Tarot cards or even become a professional Tarot reader, "Tarot Reading for Beginner's" offers the perfect introduction into this century old tradition. **Here's What You'll Learn**Tarot historyHow to clear your Tarot card deckHow to create the best conditions to achieve the most powerful readingsThe standard meaning of each card in the Major Arcana and Minor Arcana. You'll even learn the most common Tarot card spreads and we will walk through a general interpretation exercise based on example cards pulled in that spread! Don't wait any longer! Scroll up and click the 'Buy Now' button and start learning the art of Tarot Card reading!

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Hoodoo Audiobook

Hoodoo

Author: Monique Joiner Siedlak Narrator: Clay Bel Le Fort Release Date: November 2018

Conjure, Roots, Working the Root, Root Doctoring.All names for African American Hoodoo. What you will learn? Not only the history, but: The surrounding beliefs.Practices found with HoodooSpirits and saints which are part of everyday life.There are also spells working with mojo bags and poppets and incense.You will come to realize that Hoodoo is a magical system which this book will demystify.

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