Recommended Books March 2015

Spirit Vine March 2015, Recommended Books

    The Map of Heaven: How Science, Religion, and Ordinary People Are Proving the Afterlife The author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Proof of Heaven teams up with the sages of times past, modern scientists, and with ordinary people who have had profound spiritual experiences to show the reality of heaven and our true identities as spiritual beings. …

Is the use of Sunscreen healthy ?

March 2015

Dr. A. Bernard Ackerman, a dermatologist, spends much of his time diagnosing the potentially deadly cancer melanoma and other skin diseases. But when he returned from a recent trip to Israel, he was, well, deeply tanned. Burnished brown, in fact. Dr. Ackerman did not use sunscreen on his trip. He did not give any thought to the hundreds of moles …

Tibetan Rites of Rejuvenation: A Guide to Meditation and Breath

March 2015

We have analytical minds with mediated wants which promote us to live highly complex lives. And yet, underneath it all we all crave simplicity, but are led to believe it can’t be obtained without further complexity. In fact, it is simple to be simple – and it’s completely up to you. For many, simply being present in the moment can …

Treating Disease Through Nutritional Therapy And Detoxification

Spirit Vine March 2015

Treating disease through nutritional therapy and detoxification is not a new treatment modality. Dr. Max Gerson discovered the power of healing through nutrition and detoxification more than eighty years ago. Gerson suffered from migraines since childhood. His early experiments with diet were conducted as a means to find a cure. After becoming an M.D., he recommended his successful migraine diet …

Amazonian Ayahuasca Tourism And Millenarian Imperialism: The Story Of The Ethnobotanical Stewardship Council

March 2015

[Abstract] This essay explores proposals that have been made for the political economy of Amazonian ayahuasca shamanism by the Western-based NGO Ethnobotanical Stewardship Council (ESC). The discourse, aims, and methods of the ESC are shown to include messianic and millenarian visions that are interrelated with an ideological governance model shaped to a Western-oriented tourist market. The ESC is explored in …

Spiritual Phenomena Exist in Other Dimensions, Says British Scientist

March 2015

Professor of astronomy and mathematics Bernard Carr believes that many of the phenomena that can be observed but cannot be explained using the terms of the physical laws of our dimension, in fact, occur in other dimensions. Albert Einstein claimed that there are at least four dimensions, and the 4th one is time or space-time, as he argued that space …