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A Buddhist Spectrum is Marco Pallis' last book. This book is an in-depth survey of many aspects of Buddhism, and demonstrates his profound understanding of all dimensions of the tradition, a love of its ambience and the lands where it thrives, and his ability to present these as living realities to Westerners.
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Muslims and Christians together make up well over half of the world’s population. Without peace and justice between these two religious communities, there can be no meaningful peace in the world. The future of the world depends on peace between Muslims and Christians.
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This magnificent collection of texts taken from all of the orthodox sources was originally inspired by the need for a summa of the Philosophia Perennis. There is no other book comparable in scope to the present work, which forms a truly magisterial compendium of spiritual doctrine spanning four ages and the hemispheres.
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This volume and included DVD seek to answer such questions as: In the various world religions, what are the different forms the rosary has taken? What is actually said while using them and what do these spiritual practices sound like? What gives the repetition of a Divine Name or mantra the power to be efficacious and how does it activate the heart?
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An examination of the similarities and differences between Christianity and Islam, especially in the areas of ontology, philosophy and metaphysics. The integration of the heritages of Plato and Aristotle in the Church and in Islam is explored deftly and densely.
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Drawing on a dazzling interplay of scriptural and spiritual authorities, one is led to the respective hearts and foundational principles of these great revelations. The result is the transmission of profound common teachings, on subjects varying from Ultimate Reality to worship. Further information on the May 12th launch of this unique volume with the Dalai Lama is available on our News & Events page.
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Every Branch in Me: Essays on the Meaning of Man is a collection of articles by leading perennialist authors that are unified by a single theme: nothing that is properly human can be separated from the intrinsically spiritual nature of man. The subject matter of this book, therefore, may be termed "spiritual anthropology."
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In-depth exploration of the life and thought of Louis Massignon (1883-1962), a very influential French Islamic scholar and Christian mystic. This is a translation of an original French by an expert on Massignon's life and works, revised and augmented.
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In 1968, Harold Talbott introduced Merton to the Dalai Lama in Dharamsala. Finally all the pieces of Merton’s life and work seemed to fall perfectly into place, and this volume of essays is a true summing up of his varied talents and his spiritual transformation. Included samples of his photography, poetry and painting help to flesh out a more complete portrait.
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A groundbreaking work that introduces the West to Eastern Christian spirituality through the “lens” of Thomas Merton—to the “Prayer of the Heart”—as practiced from the time of the Desert Fathers.
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In 'Merton and Judaism', Merton is presented as making a significant opening to reverent appreciation of Judaism as he aspires to be, or claims to be, "a true Jew under my Catholic skin”. The book is intended to be not only a Merton book, but a Jews-and- Christians book, a valuable contribution to that very earnest conversation going on now at a level it has never before enjoyed.
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Paths to the Heart presents Sufi and Hesychast systems of realizing the Divine Presence in the heart, through magnificent lectures and essays by Bishop Kallistos Ware, S.H. Nasr, William Chittick, Huston Smith, and other eminent scholars in the fields.
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Here is a truly fresh approach to interfaith dialogue: through the creativity of artists inspired by their Muslim or Christian faith, and through the creative lives of people who give a human face to the beauty at the core of both faiths.
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How do people sense God's presence in created things? Seeing God Everywhere is an anthology of essays on nature and the sacred which address that question. Written by an impressive list of spiritual leaders and thinkers, these essays explore the question from many different perspectives.
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Shalom/Salaam: A Story of a Mystical Fraternity is a groundbreaking study introducing to the popular reader, the story of respectful and loving interfaith relations between Sufis (Islamic mystics) and Jewish spiritual thinkers for nearly one thousand years.
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The Circle of Lives which is a fascinating account of a Sri Lankan professor’s personal intellectual maturation while living amidst communities of Hindus, Buddhists and Christians. The quotes selected for inclusion are worth having in themselves and are a valuable assemblage of some of the insights on which the worlds great sacred Traditions are based.
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This is a new translation of the short collection of Christic aphorisms found among the Gnostic texts at Nag Hammadi in 1945, with attention to Greek and Coptic sources. The translation itself is preceded by the bulk of the book, where light is shed on the many threads that converged to produce works as the Gospel in question, and on the intricate relation between Judaism and early Christianity, especially between their respective esoterisms.
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[This book offers] an unusually penetrating critique of our modern civilization in terms of both symptoms and causes. By way of illustrating his subject the author [gives] us a number of vividly delineated pen-portraits of certain contemporary writers each of whom had attempted a similar analysis.
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At the height of his extraordinary career, a man who exemplifies the virtues of the spiritual path speaks of some of his own transforming experiences and insights. With anecdotes, humor, radiance,and a twinkle in his eye, Huston Smith shares profoundly personal experiences which have changed his life.
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This compendium of spiritual wisdom is organized according to traditional religious concepts of ascent- in Christian terms, the sequence of death, resurrection, and eternal life. Hundreds of passages represent many faiths and philosophical traditions, with insight from the world's greatest minds.
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Masterfully researched and weaving together strands from traditional metaphysics and symbolism, this work illuminates essential themes that lie at the core of religious expression. A compendium of intellectual and spiritual lore, The Symbolism of the Ark addresses such topics as Transcendence and Immanence, the Center and the Periphery, and the symbolism of numbers, to reveal the unity behind the diversity of religious expression.
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