Mantra Books

Origins of Jainism and Jainness

Sep 21st, 2018 | By

by Kanti V. Mardia and Aidan Rankin Loosely speaking, Jainism was founded by human spiritual guides known as Tirthankaras. This word means ford-makers, path-finders: those who point the way through or the way ahead. Tirthankaras are, therefore, the people who show us the true way across the troubled ocean of life, the leaders on a spiritual

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The Art of Nothingness

Aug 28th, 2018 | By

by Paramananda Ishaya Here comes nothing. Regardless of what type of practice we may use to explore our infinite nature, there is one common experience. What is the usual response when going inward through the practice of meditation? “There is nothing there. There is nothing.” Other than thinking, nothingness seems to be the primary result of

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Living in Feeling by Russel Williams, edited by Steve Taylor

Aug 13th, 2018 | By

Russel Williams was one of the most remarkable enlightened spiritual teachers of our time. After an early life of extreme hardship – leaving school at the age of 11, and becoming an orphan shortly afterwards – he underwent a spiritual awakening at the age of 29. Since the late 1950s, he was a spiritual teacher

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The Made Easy Series

Jul 15th, 2018 | By

BUILD YOUR OWN SPIRITUAL /SELF-HELP LIBRARY – INSTANTLY ! John Hunt Publishing’s various imprints have built a series of Made Easy titles.  They cover a whole multitude of spiritual ideas and disciplines.  It is a collection of brief introductions which reveal alternative spiritual insights, paths and truths to new and experienced seekers whatever their current faith, practice

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Universe is Consciousness

Jul 11th, 2018 | By

by Dennis Waite Q: Is the following summary correct? The universe is pure consciousness (nondual) – one big mass of it – that manifests (at least, in the illusory sense) as separate forms, objects or organisms. The reason(s) it does this are ultimately unknowable, but speculations include out of playfulness, to know itself, or due

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Blessing Prayer for the Universe and Humanity

Jul 6th, 2018 | By

by Carolyn Bowyer reprinted in Pierre Pradervand’s new book 365 Blessing to Heal Myself and the World Image: lumina_obscura, Pixabay Let us bless the Universe that we reside in, all the planets and their satellites, the asteroids and the comets and meteors and all the stars beyond.. Let us bless the Earth, our planet, the air

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Tantric Love Letters

Jun 28th, 2018 | By

by Diana Richardson Tantric Love Letters is a unique, interesting, and informative collection of authentic letters from people who have begun to look at sex from a ‘new’ perspective and bring about a ‘change’ in their way of making love. This personal correspondence is made available in order to encourage and support those people who have

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Featured Author: Mike George

Jun 19th, 2018 | By

  Mike George is a best selling author, international speaker and spiritual teacher.  He guides, coaches and facilitates the personal and spiritual development of people in communities and companies in over thirty countries.  As a management tutor he brings together the three key strands of the 21st century; spiritual/emotional intelligence; management/leadership development and continuous ‘unlearning’.

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Abiding in Awareness: A Tribute to Russel Williams

May 11th, 2018 | By

by Steve Taylor and Paul Shambrook Russel Williams died on April 9th 2018, at the age of 96. He was a remarkable man, who lived a remarkable life. Although he was a spiritual teacher for sixty years, he remained largely unknown until three years ago, when the book Not I, Not Other than I was

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A-U-M: Awakening to Reality, by Dennis Waite

May 9th, 2018 | By

Search for Happiness There is much talk about happiness at present. Even governments have begun talking about it, as though they have suddenly realized that the subject is actually of interest to voters and that their ability to promote happiness in some way might win them the next election. Of course, we are interested! One

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