Best Angeles Arrien books
The Tarot Handbook: Practical Applications of Ancient Visual Symbols
Best price for this book: $ 13.94
The Second Half of Life: Opening the Eight Gates of Wisdom
Best price for this book: $ 4.95
"There is a grace in this book, an invitation to beautiful, deep wisdom, a banquet to refresh your spirit for the years ahead."―Jack Kornfield, PhD, author of A Path with Heart
"The Second Half of Life is a wise, unique, and beautifully written guidebook for those who want to live every day of their lives. A book for everyone who plans to grow old."―Rachel Naomi Remen, MD, author of Kitchen Table Wisdom and My Grandfather's Blessings
When you find the courage to change at midlife," Angeles Arrien teaches, a miracle happens. Your character is opened, deepened, strengthened, softened. You return to your soul's highest values. You are now prepared to create your legacy: an imprint of your dream for our world―a dream that can fully come true in The Second Half of Life.
Working with images, poetry, metaphors, and other forms of symbolic language from diverse world cultures, Dr. Arrien introduces us to the Eight Gates of Initiation. By mastering their lessons and gifts, you harvest the meaning and purpose of your life, and come into spiritual maturity.
With The Second Half of Life, she takes you step-by-step through each gate to deepen your most valuable relationships, reclaim your untended creative talents, and shift your focus from ambition to meaning to grow into the exceptional elder you've always imagined you would one day become.
The Four-Fold Way: Walking the Paths of the Warrior, Teacher, Healer, and Visionary
Best price for this book: $ 9.75
Living in Gratitude: Mastering the Art of Giving Thanks Every Day, A Month-by-Month Guide
Best price for this book: $ 8
Opening with themes such as “Beginning Anew” and “The Power of Equanimity” and progressing to “Letting Be and Letting Go,” “The Mystic Heart,” and more, readers will steep themselves in “the parent of all virtues,” exploring:?- How to overcome habitual tendencies toward envy, comparison, and narcissism;?- Blessings, learnings, mercies, and protections---the four portals to the grateful heart, and how to cultivate these key entryways in our work, relationships, health, finances, and personal growth;?- Journaling and reflection exercises, perennial and indigenous wisdoms, and universal practices for every season and situation.
“The practice of gratitude bestows many benefits,” writes Angeles Arrien. “Anger, arrogance, and jealousy melt in its embrace. Fear and defensiveness dissolve. Gratitude diminishes barriers to love and evokes happiness, keeping alive what has meaning for us.” Living in Gratitude, is a dependable resource for making this cherished virtue your guiding light along life’s journey.
Praise for Living in Gratitude
“The daily practice of gratitude will enhance the quality of every aspect of your life, including better health, more fulfilling relationships, and greater financial abundance. This book is the best manual I have ever come across to show you how. I highly recommend it!”
—Jack Canfield, coauthor of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series and The Success Principles
“Having written about and practiced gratitude for over a decade, I felt there was nothing else to say about the topic. Then I read Living in Gratitude. Angeles takes the practice of thankfulness to a whole new level. Month by month, she guides us with questions and reflections to use gratefulness to grow spiritually in work, finances, health, and relationships. I give thank to her and to this book.”
—M.J. Ryan, author of Attitudes of Gratitude and A Grateful Heart
“Are you exhausted? Disheartened? Worried? Please do yourself a favor and read this book. Please allow this heart food to feed you at the deepest levels of your being. This is more than a book—it is a manual for living a life that you love and that matters, a life of savoring and serving, a life or inter-communication and grace. Please, let yourself be fed.”
—Jennifer Louden, author of The Woman’s Comfort Book and The Life Organizer
“Angeles Arrien is one of the most gifted and generous teachers of our time. She brings forward the perennial wisdom of traditional cultures and gives it accessible, pragmatic application that is essential to the health of our contemporary society. Angeles Arrien is a rare and true wise elder. She embodies what she teaches.”
—Frank Ostaseski, founder and director of the Metta Institutue
1) January: Begin Anew
Four Concerns of Soul Making – Hopi Reminders for Starting Anew – Renewed Innocence: Five Qualities of Children
2) February: Attend to the Heart
The Four –Chambered Heart - Spoken and Non-spoken Verses of Love – Dalai Lama’s Practice of Cherishing Self and Others
3) March: Compassionate Service
Five Principles of Compassionate Service – Luck: Where Opportunity and Preparedness Intersect – Nabakov’s “Thrill of Gratitude”
4) April: Mercy and Atonement
Spirituality of Empathy – States of Ingratitude – The Cultivation of Mercy and Forgiveness
5) May: The Gift of Grace
Grace, Gravitas, and Gratitude – Memorial Day and Aboriginal Dreamtime – Nine Practices of Excellence from Japan
6) June: The Power of Equanimity
Balance, Equanimity, and Renewal – Japanese Practice of Naiken – The Practice and Identification ofEquanimity
7)July: Embracing Nature
Four Natural Qualities for Survival – Nature’s Three Laws of Governance – Four Soul Retrieval Places in Nature
8) August: Cultivating Peace
Embracing Nonviolence: The Quaker Queries – Shifting Our Relationship to Conflict: Questions from the Talmud – Three Guidelines for Fair Fighting
9) September: Opening to Guidance and Wisdom
Seven Outer Practices of Highly Effective People – Seven Internal Practices for Developing Spirituality and Character – Five Principles of Optimum Health
10) October: Letting Be and Letting GoDeeper Lessons of Living and Being Human – Longings and Belongings
Community and Celebration: Being a Social Architect
11) November: Grateful Seeing
The Breath of Thanks Practice – Indigenous Giveaway Practices – Grateful Seeking: Looking for Goodness and What Is Working
12) December: The Mystic Heart
The Holidays and the Mystic Heart – Two Kinds of Gratitude – Gift-Giving and Royal Generosity
Signs of Life: The Five Universal Shapes and How to Use Them
Best price for this book: $ 12.45
Life, we discover, is art, and through Arrien's fascinating journey in Signs of Life, we gain a new perception of the omnipresent patterns and symbols that surround us.
Illustrated throughout with drawings and photographs
Reflecting on the teaching of Angeles Arrien: From A to Z
Best price for this book: $ 5.5
The Nine Muses: A Mythological Path to Creativity
Best price for this book: $ 42.6
Gathering Medicine: Stories, Songs, and Methods for Soul Retrieval
Best price for this book: $ 0
What lessons can the modern seeker of truth gain from the shaman's way? Join respected anthropologist and folklorist Angeles Arrien as she bridges the past with the present to find powerful methods based on the shamanic tradition for gaining clarity and direction in your life.
The shaman's way, offers Angeles Arrien, is to gather medicine by reconnecting with yourself on the deepest internal level. This soul work utilizes imagery, reflective questioning, dream work, and storytelling to help you integrate inner and outer experiences. Thus you travel the fourfold path of the ancients to find your personal truth the way back home.
Gathering Medicine contains stories, spiritual teachings, and ideas for using timeless shamanic principles in your own modern-day life. Topics include: your body's inner wisdom; the shape-shifter; the four rivers (inspiration, challenge, surprise, and love); three types of vocal energy; Rainbow Hoop and Medicine Wheel meditations; and much more.
Thoth Tarot Deck
Best price for this book: $ 16.46
This deck no longer features the 2 extra Magus cards.
The Four-Fold Way
Best price for this book: $ 20.43