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Judgment Detox

Release the Beliefs That Hold You Back from Living A Better Life
$22.00 CAD
Paperback Book
Publisher: Gallery Books
Publication Date: October, 2018
ISBN: 9781501168987
In stock now: 7

From popular inspirational author Gabrielle Bernstein comes a clear, proactive, step-by-step process to release the beliefs (aka judgments) that hold you back from living a better life.

This six-step practice offers many promises. Petty resentments will disappear, compassion will replace attack, the energy of resistance will transform into freedom and you’ll feel more peace and happiness than you’ve ever known. I can testify to these results because I’ve lived them. I’ve never felt more freedom and joy than I have when writing and practicing these steps.

My commitment to healing my own relationship to judgment has changed my life in profound ways. My awareness of my judgment has helped me become a more mindful and conscious person. My willingness to heal these perceptions has set me free. I have been able to let go of resentments and jealousies, I can face pain with curiosity and love, and I forgive others and myself much more easily. Best of all, I have a healthy relationship to judgment so that I can witness when it shows up and I can use these steps to quickly return to love.

The Judgment Detox is an interactive six-step process that calls on spiritual principles from the text A Course in Miracles, Kundalini yoga, the Emotional Freedom Technique (aka Tapping), meditation, prayer and metaphysical teachings. I’ve demystified these principles to make them easy to commit to and apply in your daily life. Each lesson builds upon the next to support true healing. When you commit to following the process and become willing to let go, judgment, pain and suffering will begin to dissolve.

And the miracles will keep coming. Once you begin to feel better you start to release your resistance to love. The more you practice these steps, the more love enters into your consciousness and into your energetic vibration. When you’re in harmony with love, you receive more of what you want. Your energy attracts its likeness. So when you shift your energy from defensive judgment to free-flowing love your life gets awesome. You’ll attract exactly what you need, your relationships will heal, your health will improve and you’ll feel safer and more secure. One loving thought at a time creates a miracle. Follow these steps to clear all blocks, spread more love and live a miraculous life.

Also by Gabby Bernstein are Judgment Detox Journal and Miracles Now.

power of the heart

Power of the Heart

Finding Your True Purpose in Life
$23.00 CAD
Paperback Book
Publisher: Atria Books
Publication Date: October, 2018
ISBN: 9781476771618
In stock now: 0

With its unprecedented convocation of eighteen of the world’s greatest spiritual thinkers, writers, and scientists, including Maya Angelou, Deepak Chopra, Paulo Coelho, and Eckhart Tolle, this beautifully designed full-color spiritual guide—which ties into a film of the same name—reveals how you can overcome limitations and fulfill your highest potential.

Baptist de Pape, a young lawyer, was mired in anxiety and fears about his future when he felt the call to investigate the incredible power of the heart and how it can lead us to our true purpose in life. On a quest that took him around the world, De Pape interviewed eighteen living icons—all on camera—including Isabel Allende, Joe Dispenza, Neale Donald Walsch, Jane Goodall, Marci Shimoff, Marianne Williamson, and Gary Zukav. Generously sharing their touching personal stories as well as profound guidance, these leaders co-created with de Pape a multidimensional, illuminating portrait of the heart as an inexhaustible source of love and wisdom that far surpasses that of the mind.

With a broad range of spiritual and scientific insights, The Power of the Heart presents fascinating evidence that the heart is more than a physical organ. It possesses its own intelligence, capable of transforming your views of money, health, relationships, and success. Mindfulness exercises and contemplations guide you to activate the heart’s special powers—including intuition, intention, gratitude, forgiveness, and love.

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Love & Wisdom

37 Timeless Reflections
$25.50 CAD
Hardcover Book
Publisher: D Giles Limited
Publication Date: September, 2018
ISBN: 9781911282297
In stock now: 7

The 37 timeless reflections in this book have survived through space and time, offering inspiration. Love & Wisdom is a heartening, emotive and enchantingly visual book, glimmering with gold, a wonderful gift that will bring comfort and hope. The uplifting, inspirational quotes, that are as relevant today as they were centuries ago, are framed by an extraordinary combination of exquisite sixteenth century art from the Smithsonian Institutions Freer|Sackler Gallery, and stunning contemporary images of the heavens and earth, many from National Geographic Creative.

Each of the 37 two-page spreads is like a timeless poem or quote floating in a vast cosmic landscape, all inside an interlaced Persian jewelbox frame.

The wound

        is the place

where the Light

     enters you.

               

                            —Rumi

Alexandra de Borchgrave is a photojournalist, poet, and philanthropist. She’s founded a charity with the mission of giving books as gifts to hospitals and hospices to bring comfort and healing to those in need.

In studying Pythagoras’s writings, I decided to divide Love & Wisdom into seven sections, Hope, Beauty, Forgiveness, Love, Kindness, Sorrow, and Wisdom and to fill each page with quotes from philosophers who lived more than a hundred years ago to reflect those categories.

This jewel of a book, with such precision of artistic devotion and detail, is a timeless gift. Open at any page and be inspired.

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You Are the Universe

Discovering Your Cosmic Self and Why It Matters
$20.00 CAD
Paperback Book
Publisher: Harmony
Publication Date: September, 2018
ISBN: 9780307889157
In stock now: 3

Here Deepak Chopra joins forces with physicist Menas Kafatos to explore some of the most important and baffling questions about our place in the world—and the world itself.

What happens when modern science reaches a crucial turning point that challenges what we think we know about reality? In this brilliant and practical work, Chopra and Kafatos tell us that we've reached just such a point. In the coming era, the universe will be completely redefined as a "human universe" radically unlike the cold, empty void where human life is barely a speck in the cosmos.

You Are the Universe literally means what it says—each of us is a co-creator of reality extending to the vastest reaches of time and space. This seemingly impossible proposition follows from the current state of science, where outside the public eye, some key mysteries cannot be solved, even though they are the very issues that define reality itself:

  • What Came Before the Big Bang?
  • Why Does the Universe Fit Together So Perfectly?
  • Where Did Time Come From?
  • What Is the Universe Made Of?
  • Is the Quantum World Linked to Everyday Life?
  • Do We Live in a Conscious Universe?
  • How Did Life First Begin?

The shift into a new paradigm is happening. The answers offered in this book are not our invention or eccentric flights of fancy. All of us live in a participatory universe. Once you decide that you want to participate fully with mind, body, and soul, the paradigm shift becomes personal. The reality you inhabit will be yours either to embrace or to change.

What these great minds offer is a new understanding of who we are and how we can transform the world for the better while reaching our higher potential.

Cosmic consciousness has the urge to build upon the old to create the new. This behavior is called evolution. Confining evolution to life on Earth is a narrow perspective. The entire cosmos exhibits evolution as a basic trait…

 

Cosmic consciousness mirrors the observer’s state of being. There is no privileged point of view, even though in the past religion claimed to have a privileged point of view while today science does the same. But each story is provided with evidence to support it. Because our state of being interacts so intimately with reality that observer, observed, and the process of observation are inseparable.

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Flames that Light the Heart

Ten Lessons for Living with Meaning, Truth, and Kindness
By: Mark Nepo
$39.95 CAD
Spoken Word CD
Publisher: Sounds True
Publication Date: August, 2018
ISBN: 9781683641711
In stock now: 1

“Each of us carries some wisdom waiting to be discovered at the center of our experience, and everything we meet, if faced and held, reveals a part of that wisdom,” teaches Mark Nepo. Flames That Light the Heart brings you into the company of the beloved poet and author for a rich conversation on the life of transformation and the heartwork that is required to be a spirit in the world.

These are Teachings and Practices for Making Sense of Our Experience.

How do we listen to life and not to what life does to us when suffering and loss meet us at every turn? How do we make sense of our experience?

My offering here is to explore these challenges and introduce you to your own wisdom and gifts, to help you personalize the ways you can nourish the spark of life we each carry inside.

In 10 audio sessions, he explores the passages that open us, as well as the skills and ways of being that help us meet the difficulties that life brings us. Join him in this intimate conversation on our shared “growing pains of transformation” and the art of living “as an awakened part in an awakened whole.”

Highlights:

  • What it means to be transformed by what we go through
  • Being true to your own nature
  • The wisdom of a broken heart
  • Changing our relationship with fear
  • The practice of loving what you do
  • Obstacles as teachers
  • The peace that abides in every moment

With more than five hours of insightful teachings, moving poetry, and practical guidance, the audio set will be a heart-companion.

Among Mark Nepo’s many beautiful books are the Book of Awakening, The One Life We’re Given and things That Join the Sea and the Sky.

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Life You Were Born to Live (Revised 25th Anniversary Edition)

A Guide to Finding Your Life Purpose
$28.00 CAD
Paperback Book
Publisher: HJ Kramer Publishing
Publication Date: August, 2018
ISBN: 9781932073751
In stock now: 5

In 1993, Dan Millman (The Way of the Peaceful Warrior, etc.) presented his new Life-Purpose System, based in numerology. In the past 25 years, the system has helped hundreds of thousands of people find new meaning, purpose, and direction in their lives. The book describes thirty-seven paths of life; a precise method to determine your life path and the life paths of others; and the core issues, inborn talents, and special needs of each path. Virtually every aspect of life is addressed, including health, career, relationships, money, and sexuality. Revelatory insights are shared for finding a career consistent with your innate drives and abilities, understanding the hidden dynamics of your relationships, and living in harmony with the cycles of life.

Key spiritual laws specific to each life path help to clarify the past, understand the present, and shape the future generating a quantum leap in self-understanding.

In this newly revised 25th anniversary edition, Millman shares the fascinating story of how he learned this system and why he chose to share it as well as a variety of new, updated, and extended insights, such as:

  • New examples of well-known people on each life path
  • Original insights into what makes a “master number” and why
  • How to live in harmony with the nine-year cycles of your life

The result is an ever more powerful tool for understanding, changing, and optimizing the course of any life.

“The Life Purpose System as expressed in Dan Millman’s new book is absolutely amazing in its predictive value. It will help you sort out the conflicts in your life and guide you on the path of fulfillment.” —Deepak Chopra, author of Ageless Body, Timeless Mind

Go to PeacefulWarrior.com and use the free Life-Purpose Calculator, or turn to the appendix in the book, to determine anyone’s birth number and life path.

Other popular books by Dan Millman include No Ordinary Moments and The Four Purposes of Life.

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More Together Than Alone

Discovering the Power and Spirit of Community in Our Lives and in the World
By: Mark Nepo
$36.00 CAD
Hardcover Book
Publisher: Atria Books
Publication Date: July, 2018
ISBN: 9781501167836
In stock now: 7

Mark Nepo spent 12 years working on this poignant and timely meditation on the importance of community. At once a moving reflection and an empowering guide, More Together Than Alone is an compelling testament to the power of community and why it’s so essential in our lives, now more than ever. Mark Nepo draws from historical events, spiritual thought leaders, and the natural world to show how, in every generation, our tendency is to join together to accomplish our greatest achievements, from creating education to providing clean drinking water, and preserving the arts. This book could inspire us to come together.

Nepo’s historical snapshots, from ancient times to contemporary examples, show how community creates a light in the darkest of times, and gets to the heart of how we come together in varied and beautiful ways, whether forming resistance groups during the Holocaust or rebuilding after the nuclear devastation in Nagasaki. These inspiring stories teach us that even in the bleakest days, we have the power to create connections and draw strength from one another.

It is my hope that, by understanding authentic moments of community, we can affirm that community is real and possible—beyond any illusion or deception… The lessons gathered here are meant to be neither cynical nor idealistic, but resilient and useful.
 

While some moments of community were long-standing and multi-generational, others may have lasted a week or an hour. I seek to learn how they work. To uncover the pathways that bring us together… To understand that our exchange of love is akin to how photosynthesis enlivens a field of ferns.

Clearly a labour of love weaving thought-provoking analysis and practical takeaways, More Together Than Alone will “reveal the power of community and how the life of connection can add more meaning to our lives… And that the conversation of the book will help you develop your own care-based communities. For the work of community is the practice of care stitching the world together.”

“A powerful cry that we are one, interconnected living community, stretching through time and space. Weaving together stories with profound reflections, this book strikes at the deepest need of our time… So many stories across millennia, so much on which to meditate deeply.” —Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee, editor of Spiritual Ecology: The Cry of the Earth

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Breaking the Cycle of Opioid Addiction

Supplement Your Pain Management with Cannabis
$21.95 CAD
Paperback Book
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
Publication Date: May, 2018
ISBN: 9781623171865
In stock now: 6

Here’s an evidence-based guide to using cannabis to enhance pain relief safely, effectively, and economically while reducing the risks of opioid addiction.

Opioid addiction has exploded to epidemic proportions in North America. Drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental death, with over 40,000 opioid overdose deaths a year in the US). In 2012, 259 million prescriptions were written for opioids—more than enough to give every American adult their own bottle of pills—and it’s increasing.

Uwe Blesching, author of the best-selling Cannabis Health Index, clearly and thoroughly lays out the overwhelming benefits of using cannabis—not only to reduce human dependence on opioids—but also to manage the craving and withdrawal symptoms of opioid addiction, and especially to address the pain that leads to drug use and addiction in the first place. Citing statistics showing that states allowing legal access to cannabis have seen a 25% drop in opioid-related deaths, Blesching explains how precision applications of cannabis can alleviate the mental and emotional aspects of pain by modulating numerous neurotransmitters and their emotional counterparts. He presents a convincing case for the powerful benefits of cannabis in reducing the risks of addiction and overdose, for cutting monetary costs, and for restoring a sense of balance and control to those who struggle with pain.

“Bringing keen insights into cannabinoid integrative health, Uwe Blesching turns attention to opioid substitution and pain management, introduces a very helpful three-pronged scheme to divide up cannabis by chemotypes, and helps the reader to sort out why to opt for one cannabis chemotype over another. This is a helpful guide for patients and their advocates as well as clinicians.” —Sunil Kumar Aggarwal, MD

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Enchanted Life

Unlocking the Magic of the Everyday
$19.95 CAD
Paperback Book
Publisher: Anansi Press
Publication Date: April, 2018
ISBN: 9781487004071
In stock now: 6

Enchantment. By Sharon Blackie’s definition, a vivid sense of belongingness to a rich and many-layered world, a profound and whole-hearted participation in the adventure of life. It is an attitude of mind which can be cultivated: the enchanted life is possible for anyone. It is intuitive, embraces wonder, and fully engages the mythic imagination but it is also deeply embodied in ecology, grounded in place and community.

Taking as her starting point the inspiration and wisdom that can be derived from myth, fairytales, and folk culture, Irishwoman Sharon Blackie offers a set of practical and grounded tools for enchanting our lives and the places we live.

In this book I’ll share with you my own experiences, and the experiences of several men and women from around the world, as they demonstrate how we can bring enchantment into every aspect of our daily lives… The enchanted life presented here  flourishes on work that has heart and meaning; it respects the instinctive knowledge and playfulness of children. It understands the myths we live by; thrives on poetry, song and dance. It loves the folkloric, the handcrafted, the practice of traditional skills. It respects wild things, recognizes the wisdom of the crow, seeks out the medicine of plants. It rummages and roots on the wild edges, but comes home to an enchanted home and garden. It is engaged with the small, the local, the ethical; enchanted living is slow living.

 

Ultimately, to live an enchanted life is to pick up the pieces of our bruised and battered psyches, and to offer them the nourishment they long for. It is to be challenged, to be awakened, to be gripped and shaken to the core by the extraordinary which lies at the heart of the ordinary. Above all, to live an enchanted life is to fall in love with the world all over again. This is an active choice, a leap of faith which is necessary not just for our own sakes, but for the sake of the wide, wild Earth in whose being and becoming we are so profoundly and beautifully entangled.

“A master of her craft, Blackie weaves beautiful threads of folklore, psychology, history, philosophy, and much more into this remarkable work, reminding the reader of the magic inherent in all of our lives, whether we live in the suburbs, the city, or a remote wind-swept island. Enlightening as it is poetic, The Enchanted Life is a fable for our modern times. I will walk differently through our world after reading this book, paying attention to what is alive, which, if you look closely, Blackie shows us, is absolutely everything.”
Emily Urquhart, author, Beyond the Pale

only life i could save

Only Life I Could Save

A Memoir
$25.50 CAD
Hardcover Book
Publisher: Sounds True
Publication Date: April, 2018
ISBN: 9781622039777
In stock now: 1

Katherine Ketcham devoted four decades to researching and writing about addiction—but none of that prepared her for what she would face in her relationship with her own son Ben. The Only Life I Could Save is a raw and moving memoir of heartbreak, healing, and profound transformation.

This book is not about Ben and his addiction journey, nor is it about the ‘demon’ that I lived with in my mind for all those years. This book is about the Big Know-It-All Who Realizes She Doesn’t Know a Damn Thing. Except this one daunting truth—the only life I can save is my own.

In these pages, Katherine Ketcham brings you hard-earned wisdom about the impact of addiction on families, the relationship between spirituality and recovery, and what she deems the most important lessons of faith, hope, acceptance, and forgiveness. For parents and siblings, educators and counselors—all of us who have been witness to the disease of addiction—here is a hope-giving book that places special emphasis on the healing side of the story: living in recovery with the support of a loving community.

“Drugs were a means to an end for me. I was extremely unhappy in my own skin. I was coping with the death of my best friend. I was dealing with my spiritual deficiencies and my grief, my guilt and my shame, trying to heal myself. It was only when I came to the realization that I was using drugs as a means to fill up this hole inside, to find some meaning in life, that I was able to figure things out. Philosophy, bigger, ideals, the truth, and the good—that’s what allowed me to get and stay sober.”

“A must-read for anyone who wants to know what to do (and not to do) to help a loved one recover from addiction.” —William Cope Moyers, author of Broken