The Yajur Veda (Taittiriya Sanhita)

The Yajur Veda (Taittiriya Sanhita)

Arthur Berriedale Keith

A complete translation of the Black Yajur Veda. The Yajur Veda is a detailed manual of the Vedic sacrificial rites. The adjective ‘Black’ distinguishes it from the other recension, the White or Pure Yajur Veda (Śukla Yajur Veda), as does its mixing of mantras or yajus with explanatory prose formulae (brāhmaṇas).

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Hatha Yoga

Hatha Yoga

Yogi Ramacharaka (William Walker Atkinson)

To the healthy man and woman this book is respectfully dedicated. They have done certain things (consciously or subconsciously) in order to bring themselves from infancy to healthy, normal maturity. And if you (who may not be so healthy and normal) will do just these same things, there is no reason why you, too, should not be just as are they. And this little book is our attempt to tell you just what this healthy man and woman…

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The Child of the Cavern

The Child of the Cavern

Jules Verne

This is the 16th book in the Extraordinary Voyages Series. Covering a time span of over ten years, this novel follows the fortunes of the mining community of Aberfoyle near Stirling, Scotland. Receiving a letter from an old colleague, mining engineer James Starr sets off for the old Aberfoyle mine and from the outset, mysterious and unexplained happenings start to occur around the main characters.

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The Survivors of the Chancellor

The Survivors of the Chancellor

Jules Verne

This is the 13th book in the Extraordinary Voyages Series. The book is about the final voyage of a British sailing ship, the Chancellor, told from the perspective of one of its passengers (in the form of a diary). At the beginning of its voyage, the Chancellor carried 28 people, but by the end, only eleven people remain.

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Of Antimony Vulgar, The Second Treatise

Of Antimony Vulgar, The Second Treatise

Alexander van Suchten

Excerpt: ‘Now it followeth farther that those living things which are serviceable to our work and manual operation, by which the Metals are also transmuted into Sol, must also have such a Specifick in that they can be brought thus by no art without Regeneration as the senseless Alchymists give forth; for were there no Specifick therein, how could they be transmuted, because Species is not transmuted into Species; for if transmutation…

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Divine Science and Healing

Divine Science and Healing

Malinda Cramer

Malinda Elliott Cramer was a founder of the Church of Divine Science, a healer, and an important figure in the early New Thought movement. This book was originally published as Lessons in the Science of Infinite Spirit, and the Christ Method of Healing in 1890. Chapters include: Spiritual Experience In Works; The Effect of Thought; Law of Expression; Denial and Affirmation; Baptism By the Spirit; Expression of Consciousness; The Spoken…

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The Fur Country

The Fur Country

Jules Verne

This is the 10th book in the Extraordinary Voyages Series. In 1859 Lt. Jasper Hobson and other members of the Hudson’s Bay Company travel through the Northwest Territories of Canada to Cape Bathurst on the Arctic Ocean on the mission to create a fort at 70 degrees, north of the Arctic Circle. The area they come to is very rich with wildlife and natural resources. Hobson and his party establish a fort, but when an earthquake…

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From the Earth to the Moon

From the Earth to the Moon

Jules Verne

This is the 4th book in the Extraordinary Voyages Series. From the Earth to the Moon tells the story of the Baltimore Gun Club, a post-American Civil War society of weapons enthusiasts, and their attempts to build an enormous Columbiad space gun and launch three people (the Gun Club’s president, his Philadelphian armor-making rival, and a French poet) in a projectile, with the goal of a moon landing.

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The Last Crossing

The Last Crossing

Gladys Osborne Leonard

Gladys Osborne Leonard was a British trance medium, renowned for her work with the Society for Psychical Research. This book discusses not only the after-life but also the point of death itself. Chapters include: The One Thing We Fear; Our Two Bodies; A Way Of Escape From The Web Of Life; Decay And “Whole-Ness”; When Death Approaches; “Rolling The Stone From The Grave Away”; “Every Calvary Has An Olivet”; Practical Methods Of Helping The…

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The Field of Ice

The Field of Ice

Jules Verne

This is the 2nd part of the 2nd book in the Extraordinary Voyages Series. The story describes the adventures of a British expedition led by Captain John Hatteras to the North Pole. Hatteras is convinced that the sea around the pole is not frozen and he has an obsession to reach the place no matter what. Mutiny by the crew results in destruction of their ship but Hatteras, with a few men, continues on the expedition.

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The English at the North Pole

The English at the North Pole

Jules Verne

This is the 1st part of the 2nd book in the Extraordinary Voyages Series. The story describes the adventures of a British expedition led by Captain John Hatteras to the North Pole. Hatteras is convinced that the sea around the pole is not frozen and he has an obsession to reach the place no matter what. Mutiny by the crew results in destruction of their ship but Hatteras, with a few men, continues on the expedition.

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The Gambler

The Gambler

Fyodor Dostoyevsky

The Gambler is a short novel by Fyodor Dostoevsky about a young tutor in the employment of a formerly wealthy Russian general. The novella reflects Dostoevsky’s own addiction to roulette, which was in more ways than one the inspiration for the book: Dostoevsky completed the novella under a strict deadline to pay off gambling debts.

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Thought-Force in Business and Everyday Life

Thought-Force in Business and Everyday Life

William Walker Atkinson

Chapters include: Salutatory; The Nature Of The Force; How Thought Force Can Aid You; Direct Psychic Influence; A Little Worldly Wisdom; The Power Of The Eye; The Magnetic Gaze; The Volic Force; Direct Volation; Telepathic Volation; The Adductive Quality Of Thought; Character Building By Mental Control; The Art Of Concentering; The Practice Of Concentering; and, Valedictory.

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Applied Magic

Applied Magic

Dion Fortune

Applied Magic is a selection of Dion Fortune’s writings on the practical applications of magical and esoteric techniques. She explains that everyone has the ability to access the invisible planes of existence (mind and spirit) which cannot be perceived with the physical senses. Provides invaluable guidance to anyone intent on increasing their inner awareness. Chapters include: The Occult Way; Some Practical Applications Of Occultism…

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The Law and The Promise

The Law and The Promise

Neville Goddard

Chapters include: The Law: Imagining Creates Reality; Dwell Therein; Turn The Wheel Backward; There Is No Fiction; Subtle Threads; Visionary Fancy; Moods; Through The Looking Glass; Enter Into; Things Which Do Not Appear; The Potter; Attitudes; All Trivia; The Creative Moment; and, The Promise: Four Mystical Experiences.

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Ghosts in Solid Form

Ghosts in Solid Form

Gambier Bolton

Accounts of various mediumship experiments. From the Foreword: ‘As scientists in many parts of the world today are turning their serious attention to the question of the origin and the (possible) continuity of Life, I feel that the time has now arrived when a text-book on the subject of the phenomena, known to investigators as Materialisations, should be issued to the public, in order to assist inquirers, both scientists and laymen…

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