Atlas of the New Age

Atlas of the New Age

by Gerry Maguire Maguire Thompson, Gerry Thompson
     
 

Here is a one-of-a-kind encyclopedic survey of the world's many spiritual and mystical traditions. Different forms of astrology, as well as new-age methods of healing and divining, are included, each accompanied by illuminating, full-color illustrations. Reader will also find techniques to enhance meditation, and articles detailing the accumulated wisdom passed

Overview

Here is a one-of-a-kind encyclopedic survey of the world's many spiritual and mystical traditions. Different forms of astrology, as well as new-age methods of healing and divining, are included, each accompanied by illuminating, full-color illustrations. Reader will also find techniques to enhance meditation, and articles detailing the accumulated wisdom passed down to us from the ancient Orient, Native American cultures, African peoples, the ancient Celts, and Hindu, Buddhist, and Islamic traditions. Individual sections in this beautiful book are devoted to such practices as-

Feng Shui-an ancient Chinese art of harmonizing
colors and objects in the home to promote spiritual
inner peace

Meditation-methods developed from various
sects of Buddhism that help individuals concen-
trate on deeper levels of existence

Crystal Healing-to promote health and protect
against all forms of adversity

Essential Oils-to eliminate stress and promote
relaxation . . . and many more

This volume explains scores of therapies in layman's terms and tells how to achieve their beneficial effects through practical exercises. It surveys New Age practices in all regions of the world, and is filled with more than 350 beautiful, full-color illustrations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764151972
Publisher:
Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/28/1999
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 11.35(h) x 0.93(d)

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