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What's Wrong with Mindfulness

Robert Rosenbaum · Wisdom Publications
Pages: 208
Format: Print book

Mindfulness seems to be everywhere - but are we sure that's a good thing? Teachers Sallie Jiko Tisdale, Gil Fronsdal, Norman Fischer, and more explain how removing mindfulness from Buddhism may set a dangerous precedent. Mindfulness is in fashion. Oprah loves it, Google teaches it to employees...
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The Book of the People: How to Read the Bible

A.N. Wilson · Harper
Pages: 212
Format: Print book

From renowned historian, biographer and novelist, A.N. Wilson, a deep personal, literary, and historical exploration of the Bible.

In The Book of the People, A. N. Wilson explores how readers and thinkers have approached the Bible, and how it might be read today. Charting his own relationship...

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HausMagick: Transform Your Home with Witchcraft

Erica Feldmann · HarperOne
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Harness the power of magic to create a beautiful, healing living space with this unique illustrated guide from the founder of HausWitch, the popular Salem, Massachusetts, store and online lifestyle brand.

Anyone looking to put together their ideal home - full of beauty, comfort,...

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Einstein and the Rabbi: Searching for the Soul

NAOMI LEVY · Flatiron Books
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

A bestselling author and rabbi's profoundly affecting exploration of the meaning and purpose of the soul, inspired by the famous correspondence between Albert Einstein and a grieving rabbi.

"A human being is part of the whole, called by us 'Universe,' a part limited...

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Crystals Beyond Beginners: Awaken Your Consciousness with Precious Gifts from the Earth

Margaret Ann Lembo · Llewellyn Publications
Pages: 264
Format: Paperback

Uncover Amazing Techniques and Insights to Take Your Crystal Work to the Next Level

Deepen your knowledge of crystals, gemstones, and rocks, and learn how to put their power to work for you. Crystals Beyond Beginners helps you draw upon your foundation of crystal work to improve...

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Holy Envy: Finding God in the Faith of Others

Barbara Brown Taylor · HarperOne
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

New York Times Bestseller

The renowned and beloved New York Times bestselling author of An Altar in the World and Learning to Walk in the Dark recounts her moving discoveries of finding the sacred in unexpected places while teaching the world's religions to undergraduates in rural...

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Oneida: From Free Love Utopia to the Well-Set Table

Ellen Wayland-Smith · Picador
Pages: 336
Format: Print book

A fascinating and unusual chapter in American history about a religious community that held radical notions of equality, sex, and religion---only to transform itself, at the beginning of the twentieth century, into a successful silverware company and a model of buttoned-down corporate propriety.In...
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Fields of Blood: Religion and the History of Violence

Karen Armstrong · Knopf; 1St Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

From the renowned and best-selling author of A History of God, a sweeping exploration of religion and the history of human violence. For the first time, religious self-identification is on the decline in American. Some analysts have cited as cause a post-9/11perception: that faith in general...
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Sharia Compliant: A User's Guide to Hacking Islamic Law

RUMEE AHMED · Stanford University Press
Pages: 272
Format: Paperback

For over a thousand years, Muslim scholars worked to ensure that Islamic law was always fresh and vibrant, that it responded to the needs of an evolving Muslim community and served as a moral and spiritual compass. They did this by "hacking" Islamic law in accordance with changing...
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The Jewish Wedding Now

ANITA DIAMANT · Scribner
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

Newly revised and updated, the definitive guide to planning a Jewish wedding, written by bestselling novelist Anita Diamant - author of The Red Tent and The Boston Girl - and one of the most respected writers of guides to contemporary Jewish life.

This complete, easy-to-use...
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The Monkey Is the Messenger: Meditation and What Your Busy Mind Is Trying to Tell You

Ralph De La Rosa · Shambhala
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

Hope for all those who want to meditate but feel they can't because they think too much.

"My mind is so busy, I really need to meditate."

"My mind is so busy, there's no way I can meditate."

Familiar dilemma? These days just about all of us know...
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Essential Oils for Mindfulness and Meditation: Relax, Replenish, and Rejuvenate

Heather Dawn Godfrey PGCE BSc · Healing Arts Press
Pages: 160
Format: Paperback

A hands-on guide showing how essential oils can support and enhance meditative and mindful practices

* Details safe and effective methods to incorporate essential oils into your mindfulness or meditation practice

* Explains the many ways essential oils benefit the mind,...
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Shariah: What Everyone Needs to Know®

JOHN L DELONG-BAS NATANA J ESPOSITO · Oxford University Press
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

Most Americans and Europeans have by now heard of Shariah. In the West, politicians, media commentators, televangelists, and others have stoked fears that Muslims intend to impose a repressive rule based on Shariah in America and Europe. Shariah has been portrayed as a medieval system that...
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Ghostland: An American History in Haunted Places

Colin Dickey · Viking
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

One of NPR's Great Reads of 2016

"A lively assemblage and smart analysis of dozens of haunting stories ... absorbing ... [and] intellectually intriguing." - The New York Times Book Review

An intellectual feast for fans of offbeat history, Ghostland takes...
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