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A Dictionary of Saints

We see them in churches, above portals and on facades, but we rarely know who they represent. We often bear their names but ignore the story of their lives. There are ecclesiastical calendars of saints but we know little about their significance or work. Yet some of the most exciting stories in ...
Rights sold: Croatia, Denmark, Poland

Who's Who in Heaven

Zeus, Wotan, Manitu, Shiva - perhaps the most important reason for the great popularity of godesses and gods among us mortals is the singular combination of superhuman power and very definite human characteristics.

This volume presents over 200 goddesses and gods in the way they have ...
Rights sold: Korea, Czech Republic, Turkey, The Netherlands, Italy

Gifts for the Soul

Feel-good moments for each day

The fine art of taking your time

Making time for yourself or others, discovering the path to your inner self or external power centres-Bettina Lemke urges us to live in the present and savour each moment. Relaxation through breathing exercises, awareness meditation, a gratitude ...

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The Art of Striking the Right Balance

Pope Francis sets an example of moderation, but many find it a difficult concept to achieve and maintain. Exorbitant executive bonuses are just the tip of the iceberg: we all waste resources on a daily basis as we ransack nature, exploiting ourselves and each other. So how do we go about ...

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The Buddha’s Early Incarnations

Tales from the early lives of The Enlightened One


In the lively and entertaining manner we have come to associate with all their works, Ditte and Giovanni Bandini now bring us their account of the stories that make up the ›Jâtakam‹.

This collection, compiled at the dawn of a new era, has been rendered ...
Rights sold: Italy, Latvia