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Your Erroneous Zones by Wayne Dyer
Your Erroneous Zones by Wayne Dyer
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This book is one of the best books, perhaps even the best book I've ever read in terms of gaining control over one's life. It is truly empowering in the best sense of the idea. It comes down to the fact that you are a "choice making individual". No matter what the situation is that comes up you can still choose how to react to it.
To illustrate... I used to believe that I had certain tendencies (like "worrying" about all the "what ifs" for example) that were somehow out of my control. The idea of buying into the idea that some things were just "family traits" that I was helplessly born into, that "we come from a family of neurotic people… Read more
Spiritual Journeys Along (P)
Darren John Main is a Yoga teacher from the West Coast who has a gift for putting complex ideas into simple, down to earth language.
I have downloaded all of his available talks (which are presently available for free from his web site [...] have listened to them countless times and have read his "Yoga And The Path Of The Urban Mystic as well.
This book, which I believe was his first, uses the "Oz" characters as metaphors along the spiritual journey. I found his analysis of the characters to be believable and useful in terms of being able to apply them to my own understanding of the complexities of life.
Darren uses examples from his own and other's lives to… Read more
The Power of Mantras: How to Use Sacred Words for &hellip by Thomas Ashley-Farrand
I got turned on to Mantras through the music of Deva Premal during my Yoga classes. I was really drawn into her music and wanted to learn more about what I was listening to. This music and the sound of the language has had a very powerful effect on me.
I found this 2 tape program to be an excellent introduction to Mantra. I have since bought two of his books ("Healing Mantras" and "Shakti Mantras") because I found this author to be very knowledgeable about this subject.
He gives a good amount of background on mantra, including aspects of the philosophical system that is related to this practice as well.
While I can't speak personally as to whether… Read more