A daily devotional translation of the ancient Sanskrit book known as Devi Mahatmyam (The Glory of the Goddess). Includes daily readings for a year, a daily mantra, and thoughts on how to personally... More > apply the teachings to defeat our inner demons and experience the divinity within. This is a manual for overcoming those thoughts that prevent a life of true peace of mind, body, and spirit.< Less
The Millionaire Max Andalus is dead, and he's left behind a fortune to a mysterious homeless man called Rig Veda.
In this twisting, thrilling novella, it's up to Max's friends - the retired... More > probation officer Melvin Cooper and the firecracker Ginny Staithe - to figure out why.
Collier County, Florida teems with the homeless. Who is Rig Veda, and why has the late Max Andalus chosen him for an heir? As Melvin and Ginny get to know Rig, they soon find out that there are others interested in the homeless man, too. Soon, Rig Veda is kidnapped, and it's up to the aging Melvin, with his eight year-old daughter in tow, to get him back.
The chase takes Melvin all the way to the Adirondack Mountains, to a house Max Andalus used to own, and draws to a conclusion that Melvin would have never expected, where he has to make a choice that will forever change his life.< Less
The book lays out many of the ideas that had grown and ripened inside of Gandhi during the fifteen years since he had undergone a life-changing incident when he had suffered the humiliation of being... More > insulted and thrown off a South African train because of the color of his skin. The incident shook him deeply and set him on a lifelong quest for Truth both on an individual and societal level.< Less
TRANSCENDENTAL ASTROLOGY AND THE REFORMATION OF THE VEDAS
Unsatisfied with zodiacal passages such as one simplistic model from the Srimad, one would nevertheless fain include the recent findings -... More > e.g. including Varuna – into a transcendental Astrology that would make even Prahlada Maharaj proud.< Less
"In accordance with the general object of this series of volumes—which is to furnish materials for study rather than to offer completed studies—I have prepared for this number the... More > text of the most ancient authentic record of American religious lore. From its antiquity and character, I have ventured to call this little collection the RIG VEDA AMERICANUS, after the similar cyclus of sacred hymns, which are the most venerable product of the Aryan mind.
As for my attempted translation of these mystic chants I offer it with the utmost reserve. It would be the height of temerity in me to pretend to have overcome difficulties which one so familiar with the ancient Nahuatl as Father Sahagun intimated were beyond his powers..."< Less