Night Secrets: A Novel

By Cherry Adair

Sydney McBride is writing a profile on a cosmetic surgery spa in Rio that caters to celebrities, and she’s going below the knife herself–all to restore her sagging occupation. yet then she will get wind of a bigger tale. one of the nips and tucks she discovers a mysterious and devastatingly appealing guy claiming he’s come to Rio to foil a plot that has the capability to unharness world wide horror. Lucas Fox is Sydney’s price ticket to a comeback–one which may relaunch her into the limelight. All she has to do is achieve his trust.

But Lucas Fox trusts not anyone. He’s a drop-dead stunning T-FLAC operative whose paranormal powers are flickering–but whose powers in mattress rocket Sydney to a spot she didn’t be aware of existed. Now, with the superb secrets and techniques that she and Lucas have exposed on the spa, Sydney is keen to tackle her such a lot dicy profession circulate of all. She’ll paintings facet via aspect with a world-hopping wizard–stopping just for the main forbidden pleasures alongside the way.

The evening sizzles to new heights in those novels of romantic suspense

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In Darkness and Secrecy: The Anthropology of Assault Sorcery and Witchcraft in Amazonia

By Neil L. Whitehead

In Darkness and Secrecy brings jointly ethnographic examinations of Amazonian attack sorcery, witchcraft, and injurious magic, or “dark shamanism.” Anthropological reflections on South American shamanism have tended to stress shamans’ therapeutic powers and confident effect. This assortment demanding situations that assumption by way of displaying that darkish shamans are, in lots of Amazonian cultures, really varied from shamanic healers and prophets. attack sorcery, specifically, includes violence leading to actual damage or perhaps loss of life. whereas highlighting the uniqueness of such practices, In Darkness and Secrecy finds them as no much less proper to the continuation of tradition and society than curing and prophecy. The individuals recommend that the endurance of darkish shamanism will be understood as a sort of engagement with modernity.

These essays, by way of prime anthropologists of South American shamanism, give some thought to attack sorcery because it is practiced in components of Brazil, Guyana, Venezuela, and Peru. They research the social and political dynamics of witchcraft and sorcery and their relation to cosmology, mythology, ritual, and other kinds of symbolic violence and aggression in each one society studied. in addition they talk about the family members of witchcraft and sorcery to interethnic touch and the ways in which shamanic strength can be co-opted through the country. In Darkness and Secrecy includes reflections at the moral and sensible implications of ethnographic research of violent cultural practices.

Contributors. Dominique Buchillet, Carlos Fausto, Michael Heckenberger, Elsje Lagrou, E. Jean Langdon, George Mentore, Donald Pollock, Fernando Santos-Granero, Pamela J. Stewart, Andrew Strathern, Márnio Teixeira-Pinto, Silvia Vidal, Neil L. Whitehead, Johannes Wilbert, Robin Wright

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Live Your Life By the Numbers: Your Guide to Numerology (Signet)

Comprehend THE NUMBERS THAT form YOUR existence AND regulate YOUR destiny ~ during this attention-grabbing consultant, the traditional research of numerology turns into absolutely to be had to the trendy reader. In transparent and easy language it tells you ways remarkably effortless and amazingly valuable it really is to:
*Find your personal own existence course number
*Gain perception into your character and powers
*Learn what to seem for in love
*Spot your instances of chance and challenge
*Pick your fortunate numbers
*Discover in the event that your identify is sweet or undesirable for you
and there's a lot, even more during this revealing advisor that unravels the mysteries of the numbers on your lifestyles - and indicates you the way to take advantage of them as a powerful strength for the nice.

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The Book of Azazel: the Grimoire of the Damned

By E. A. Koetting

From the writer "That which follows is the whole lot of what I realized from the Demon in the course of a ninety-day trip via hell, with Azazel as my consultant. To Azazel... i will be able to in basic terms belief that after this paintings is finished, he'll set me loose. Azazel is the embodiment of all that's forbidden, all that's mystery, and all that i might sacrifice every thing for. He referred to as upon me to accomplish this damnable Operation: to dedicate myself to Him fullyyt, with the intention to own all that's His. yet worry overtook me. I didn't think able to drink from that glass, and so I drank from many others, flirting with the facility that I knew might simply be present in the blackest of rites and during the main obscene pacts. The Demon's name wouldn't be silenced, and it pressured me out of the serenity of Ascent, leaving me with out selection than to embody the ability of darkness, in a intensity and depth that I had by no means sooner than imagined. The booklet of Azazel in the beginning looked as if it would mark my go back to the Left Hand direction, to the sinister spirituality liable for catapulting me into the information and alertness of my very own godhood. because the grimoire spread out, daily, what the Demon Azazel published to me obliterated each assumption that I've ever made, and has left me with little else to assert. The significance of Azazel's teachings have left me speechless, for the 1st time in a long time. what's recorded during this ebook: the rituals, the evocations, and the revelations.. says all which could ever be stated, and lots more and plenty, even more. It has additionally left me with the conviction that actual strength - the type which may disintegrate countries and lift empires out of the sand - can in simple terms be present in the forbidden, within the demonic, past the horizon of damnation. And so I tremble as I current The publication of Azazel."

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Los templarios y el secreto de Cristóbal Colón: Los templarios y el secreto de Cristóbal Colón

By David Hatcher Childress

Recorra miles de años de historia y aventura marítima en busca de El Secreto de Cristóbal Colón. Comenzando en l. a. Edad Antigua, David Hatcher Childress aborda barcos fenicios y de otras civilizaciones e inicia una investigación increíble que llega hasta l. a. Edad Media y el conocimiento de uno de los activos más interesantes y más desconocidos de (más...)

The French Masonry provoked a quandary among culture and cause. Is Masonry an initiation institution inherited of the traditional mysteries or a mystery political society that has encouraged the process the heritage? This essay has the clues to appreciate the contradiction, the duality among esoterism and gear, the hidden and silenced conspiracy of the heritage of Masonry. / Un ameno ensayo que explica las claves para comprender l. a. gran contradicción, l. a. dualidad entre esoterismo y poder, l. a. trama oculta y silenciada de los angeles historia masónica.

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The Legend of Marie Laveau Mystery Trilogy: Season, Moon, and Hurricane

By Jewell Parker Rhodes

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Season
In Season (formerly titled Voodoo Season), Jewell Parker Rhodes revisits the sensual, magical panorama of her hugely acclaimed debut novel, Voodoo Dreams.

Moon
In the second one a part of the hot Orleans trilogy that started with Voodoo Season, Rhodes takes on an historical African vampire in today’s substantial effortless, the place exciting chills await.

Hurricane
In the beautiful end to award-winning writer Jewell Parker Rhodes’s secret trilogy, Dr. Marie Lavant, descendent of Voodoo queen Marie Laveau, needs to confront a murderous evil in New Orleans.

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The New Complete Book of Tarot

By Juliet Sharman-Burke

For over 20 years, The whole e-book of Tarot has been essentially the most well known and so much used publications for the paintings of analyzing and figuring out the tarot. Now, for the 1st time, Juliet Sharman-Burke has revised and accelerated the unique textual content, and the e-book has been reillustrated all through with the Sharman-Caselli tarot. the ensuing e-book, The New entire ebook of Tarot, will advisor a brand new iteration throughout the playing cards to a operating wisdom of the heritage, the that means, and using the tarot.
Written via knowledgeable therapist and specialist tarot instructor Juliet Sharman-Burke, The New whole ebook of Tarot takes the reader throughout the playing cards, uncovering clues to the ancient, mystical, and mental spirit of this historic approach of unveiling earlier, current and destiny. even if the reader desires to interpret the playing cards for others or use them to achieve a deeper knowing in their personal self, they are going to locate The New whole e-book of Tarot either instructive and inspiring.

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Music and the Occult: French Musical Philosophies 1750-1950 (Eastman Studies in Music, No 3)

By Joscelyn Godwin

Occultism and esotericism flourished in 19th-century France as they did nowhere else. Many philosophers sought the foremost to the universe, and a few claimed to have came across it. within the unitive imaginative and prescient that resulted, song consistently performed an enormous half. This account starts with the anti-Newtonian "colour harpsichord" of Pere Castel, and closes with the disciples of Rene Guenon and their fierce anti-modernity; in among are the key figures of Fabre d'Oliver, Charles Fourier, Wronski, Lacuria, Saint-Yves d'Alveydre and their disciples. tune was once for them a mix of technological know-how and paintings that may deliver perception into the cosmic order, or even into the brain of God. Theirs was once a "speculative tune" within the culture of Pythagoras, Plato, Ficino, and Kepler, comparable to is mostly idea to have died with the arrival of the Enlightenment. to the contrary, as this ebook exhibits, it flourished extra vigorously than ever. the writer provides his topics straightforwardly, explaining the various problems of their works and giving a context for his or her usually wonderful ideals. He indicates how speculative song pertains to perform, treating in particular the situations of Satie and Debussy, as composers accustomed to occultism.

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Dictionary of Gnosis & Western Esotericism

By Wouter J. Hanegraaff

Now on hand in a single volume

this is often the 1st entire reference paintings to hide the full area of “Gnosis and Western Esotericism” from the interval of past due Antiquity to the current. Containing round four hundred articles by means of over a hundred and eighty foreign experts, it offers serious overviews discussing the character and ancient improvement of all its very important currents and manifestations, from Gnosticism and Hermetism to Astrology, Alchemy and Magic, from the airtight culture of the Renaissance to Rosicrucianism and Christian Theosophy, and from Freemasonry and Illuminism to 19th-century Occultism and the modern New Age flow. additionally it includes articles concerning the existence and paintings of the entire significant personalities within the background of Gnosis and Western Esotericism, discussing their rules, value, and old impact.

This one quantity version is an unabridged model of the 2 quantity version released in 2005.

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