By Nicholas Campion
This ebook explores a space of up to date faith, spirituality and pop culture which has no longer up to now been investigated extensive, the phenomenon of astrology within the glossy west. finding sleek astrology traditionally and sociologically in its spiritual, New Age and millenarian contexts, Nicholas Campion considers astrology's relation to modernity and attracts on large fieldwork and interviews with major sleek astrologers to give a useful contribution to our figuring out of the origins and nature of latest Age ideology.
This e-book demanding situations the thought that astrology is both 'marginal' or a function of postmodernism. Concluding that astrology is extra renowned than the standard figures recommend, Campion argues that sleek astrology is basically formed through New Age idea, motivated by means of the ecu Millenarian culture, that it may be visible as an inheritor to classical Gnosticism and is a part of the vernacular faith of the trendy west.
Read or Download Astrology and Popular Religion in the Modern West: Prophecy, Cosmology and the New Age Movement PDF
Similar new age books
Joseph E. Ross resided on the Krotona Institute of Theosophy, Ojai, from 1968 to 1973. A pupil at the heritage of the Krotona Institute, he's additionally the landlord of the Ross assortment, a different archive of infrequent files, letters, and photographs concerning the early days of Theosophy and its major figures of the time, together with: Dr.
Hajo Banzhaf hat sich im Lauf der vergangenen zwei Jahrzehnte zum bekanntesten Tarot-Interpreten entwickelt – und zwar nicht nur im deutschsprachigen Raum, sondern overseas. „Gut beraten mit Tarot“ bietet 24 bewährte Legemuster, die übersichtlich nach Schwierigkeitsgraden und thematischen Schwerpunkten angeordnet sind.
The 1st functional consultant to the transformative makes use of of salvia • Explains how salvia connects you along with your better goal and aids you in envisioning your specific course in existence • Describes acceptable equipment of use, a shamanic nutrition to extend effectiveness, and the which means of the symbols skilled in the course of salvia’s ecstatic include • Explores contemporary scientific learn into salvia’s long term confident mental results and its power as a remedy for Alzheimer’s, melancholy, and habit Salvia divinorum has been used when you consider that precedent days by way of the Mazatec shamans of Mexico for divination, imaginative and prescient quests, and therapeutic.
A realistic advisor on the best way to grasp the paintings of analyzing playing cards. Tarot is a well-liked type of divination that has been used for hundreds of years. by way of following the straightforward directions set out during this publication, you'll come to appreciate how effortless it truly is to grasp the artwork of examining playing cards. many folks fight with the various assorted tarot books on hand this day ?
- Understanding Human Design: The New Science of Astrology: Discover Who You Really Are
- Cancer's Gifts With Love & Hope
- Ilahinoor: Awakening the Divine Human
- A Cherokee Ephemeris 1912-2054
- My Dream....My Heart.....My Moment
- Gypsies (Biography of an Ancient Book 4)
Extra info for Astrology and Popular Religion in the Modern West: Prophecy, Cosmology and the New Age Movement
Astrology and Popular Religion in the Modern West: Prophecy, Cosmology and the New Age Movement by Nicholas Campion