Tag: A. H. Almaas

Magic that Liberates

The Miraculous: more magical than Harry Potter Human beings seem to have a love and fascination for the magical and miraculous. Look at how many books, TV shows and films have themes of magic and miracles: from Harry Potter to Merlin to Gandalf to Dr. Strange; from Excalibur and Bewitched  to Jumanji and Hocus Pocus….

Alchemy & the Philosophers’ Stone

Harry Potter, Russia, The Flash, Getty Research Institute and A. H. Almaas share an interest in alchemy and the philosophers’ stone. Shambhala will be releasing A. H. Almaaas’ eighteenth book, The Alchemy of Freedom: The Philosophers’ Stone and the Secrets of Existence, in late February 2017. A quick search on Google reveals: Harry Potter: The…

Inquiry & Love – A Diamond Approach Dialectic on the Journey of Ascent

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Head, Heart and the Process of Understanding The prompting to pen this came from a recent question posted on Facebook: Does the Diamond Approach’s focus on psychology and the issues of the personality feel overly-emphasized? This led to thoughts along tangential threads of discussion – Is the Diamond Approach too head oriented? Does the Diamond…