Religion

Front Cover of A History of God by Karen Armstrong
A History of God - Karen Armstrong

A History of God by Karen Armstrong examines Western society's unerring fidelity to this idea of One God and the man conflicting convictions it engenders. A controversial, extraordinary story of worship and war, the book confronts the most fundamental fact - or fiction - of our lives.

ZAR 48.00
Front Cover of Dear Barefoot by Barefoot Doctor
Dear Barefoot - Barefoot Doctor

Dear Barefoot by Barefoot Doctor has a revolutionary holistic angle for every distressing aspect of modern life whether you're afraid of flying, suffering from shyness, or sometimes feeling sad in the summer.

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Front Cover of Greek Religion by Walter Burkert
Greek Religion - Walter Burkert

Greek Religion by Walter Burkert is a major synthesis of the ancient Greek religion. The major part of his book is devoted to the archaic and classical epochs. He describes the various rituals of sacrifice and libation and explains Greek beliefs about purification. He investigates the inspiration behind the great temples at Olympia, Delphi, Delos, and the Acropolis - discussing the priesthood, sanctuary, and oracles.

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Front cover of The God Delusion by Richard Dawkins
The God Delusion - Richard Dawkins

The God Delusion by Richard Dawkins caused a sensation when it was published in 2006. Within weeks it became the most hotly debated topic, with Dawkins himself branded as either saint or sinner for presenting his hard-hitting, impassioned rebuttal of religion of all types. His argument could hardly be more topical. While Europe is becoming increasingly secularized, the rise of religious fundamentalism, whether in the Middle East or Middle America, is dramatically and dangerously dividing opinion around the world.

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Front Cover of The Gods of Olympus by Barbara Graziosi
The Gods of Olympus - Barbara Graziosi

The Gods of Olympus by Barbara Graziosi legant and entertaining history of the most vibrant characters in classical civilisation. With their vast appetites, great beauty and warlike tendencies, it's hard to resist their pull on the imagination, even though, in antiquity, the gods of Olympus were just as often seen as cruel, over-sexed, mad or just plain silly. And yet they were survivors, whose story only began with classical civilisation. Illustrated.

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Front cover of The Guru by Manly Palmer Hall
The Guru - Manly Palmer Hall

The Guru by Manly Palmer Hall is a story of the holy or mystic life of India, as told to the author by a disciple in a reminiscent view of his many years of association with his beloved Hindu teacher.

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Front cover of Storming Eastern Temples by Lucindi Frances Mooney
Storming Eastern Temples - Lucindi Frances Mooney

Storming Eastern Temples by Lucindi Frances Mooney comments on the psychology of Jung with in-depth emphasis on his predilection for drawing parallels between his hypothesis, those of 'Eastern Temples', and the Shamanism rites of the American Indian.

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Front Cover of Five Stages of Greek Religion by Gilbert Murray
Five Stages of Greek Religion - Gilbert Murray

Five Stages of Greek Religion by Gilbert Murray illustrates the ancient s continuing relevance to modern thought with absorbing accounts of the many theological trends of ancient Greece. Murray traces the growth and development of Greek religion from its beginnings in prehistorical animism to the full flowering of the major schools of philosophy, and thence to their extinction.

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Front cover of Approach to Zen by Kosho Uchiyama Roshi
Approach to Zen - Kosho Uchiyama Roshi

Approach to Zen by Kosho Uchiyama Roshi is a very clear introduction and explanation of Zen, especially Zazen, the Self, and Sesshin by the roshi of a Soto Zen temple in Kyoto.

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