Category: Other Non-Christian Religions

Voodoo and Hoodoo : Their Traditional Crafts - Revealed by Actual Practitioners


The Maya World of Communicating Objects : Quadripartite Crosses, Trees, and Stones
Although anthropologists have been observing and analyzing the religious practices of Mayan people for about a hundred years, this perceptive study suggests that anthropological interpretation of those practices and of Maya...


Courage : The Joy of Living Dangerously
Courage is not the absence of fear, says Osho - it is rather the total presence of fear with the courage to face it. Osho proposes that whenever we are faced with uncertainty and change in our lives, it is a cause for...


Tao Te Ching
The Tao te Ching of Lao Tzu is one of the most widely read and deeply cherished books in the world, a work many consider the wisest book ever written. In his introduction, translator Brian Browne Walker says, "It is less a...


Rastafarian Children of Solomon : The Legacy of the Kebra Nagast and the Path to Peace and Understanding
Tracing their lineage back to King Solomon--the wisest man who ever lived--Rastafarians follow a spiritual tradition of peace and meditation that is more a way of life than an organized religion. During his 15 years living in...


Introducing Contemplative Studies
The first book-length introduction to an exciting new interdisciplinary field written by an internationally recognized leader of the Contemplative Studies movement This is the first book-length introduction to a growing and...


Reincarnation Beliefs of North American Indians
Soul Journeys, Metamorphoses, and Near-Death Experiences. This book provides an in-depth look at spiritual experiences about which very little has been written. Belief in reincarnation exists not only in India but in most small...


Rastafari : Roots and Ideology
Interviews with 30 converts from the 1930s and 1940s are a component of Barry Chevanne's book, a look into the origins and practices of Rastafarianism. From the direct accounts of these early members, he is able to...


The Life and Hard Times of a Korean Shaman : Of Tales and the Telling of Tales