El Libro Tibetano de los Muertos

Author: Padma Sambhava

Publisher: Karios Editorial Sa


Category: Religion

Page: 366

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Compuesto en el siglo VIII y atribuido a Padma Sambhava, el legendario introductor del budismo en el Tíbet, el Bardo constituye la piedra angular de la tradición espiritual tibetana, de lectura imprescindible para todo aquel que quiera conocer esta tradición. Su profundo mensaje es que el arte de morir es tan importante como el arte de vivir. Presentamos en esta edición la traducción más fidedigna acompañada de comentarios, apéndices y una ilustrativa introducción a las creencias budistas.
Biography & Autobiography

Casta Divina

Author: Erick Gonzlez Fritsche



Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 172

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Casta Divina narra la historia verdadera de un diabetico tipo 1 que camino mas de mil millas en el Polo Norte. Su vida incluye pasajes de crisis medicas y de como se sobrepuso a ellas. Tambien relata amorios desenfrenados, tipicos de la juventud; nos narra terribles persecusiones a cargo de las bestias del artico y de como fue sorprendido por tormentas de 70 C bajo cero. Todo esto aunado a su diabetes tipo 1. Este libro nos ayuda a reflexionar sobre la necesidad de encontrar paradigmas mas elevados que los actuales y de como con la ayuda de su guia espiritual, Ashbel, logra el discernimiento necesario para comprender los beneficios de su propia enfermedad alcanzando asi la liberacion de los propios condicionamientos y los del mundo. Al mismo tiempo nos ofrece conceptos basicos de como alcanzar el exito espiritual en perfecto equilibrio con el exito material.
Health & Fitness

Joseph Hubertus Pilates. The Biography

Author: Javier Pérez Pont

Publisher: Hakabooks


Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 500

View: 691

Javier Pérez Pont and Esperanza Aparicio Romero were professional dancers for more than 15 years, working as soloists and principals in several European companies. In 1994 they discovered the Pilates method of body conditioning. Javier and Esperanza moved to New York to study with the legendary Romana Kryzanowska and her daughter Sari Mejía Santo. They stood for a time beside these two teachers in order to improve their knowledge and reach Level II, becoming international trainers of the organization. At the end of 1999 decided to return to Spain and settled in Barcelona. Making this city the seat of the first Pilates Studio in Spain, endorsed and supported by his two teachers. In 2002 launched the Teacher Certification Program in Spain under the tutelage of the two teachers mentioned. In 2005 they published "The Authentic Pilates Method, The Art of Control" with Editorial Planeta, having been a bestseller not only in Spain but throughout Spanish-speaking America. In 2012 Javier and Esperanza published a collection of seven e-books under the general title of "Contrology Pilates Physical Culture" with HakaBooks e-Ditions about the technique of the method and apparatus. Available in Spanish, English and Portuguese. In this moment Javier Pérez Pont still working on the second part of "The Biography" and on a new book dedicated to finding the ethical, moral and personal estate of Contrology. A dive into the depths of the origin and development of this art, which closely links author and work as a whole. A new book that aims to regain lost the true spirit of Contrology. For the first time ever we have the chance to find out the truth about Joseph Pilates. A Book that will dispel the false myths concerning this historical figure, bring us closer to who Joe really was and what his Contrology meant.

Clinical Interventions in Systemic Couple and Family Therapy

Author: Roberto Pereira

Publisher: Springer


Category: Psychology

Page: 245

View: 708

This timely update presents modern directions in systemic therapy practice with couples and families, focusing on clinical innovations from Italy, Portugal, and Spain. Top therapists discuss their breakthrough family work in treating familiar pathologies such as depression, borderline personality disorder, infidelity, and addictions, providing first-hand insight into meeting relational dysfunction with creativity and resourcefulness. The book applies novel conceptualizations and fresh techniques to complex situations including multi-problem families, involuntary clients, disability-related issues, anorexia, love and sex in aging, and family grief. From tapping into the strengths of siblingship to harnessing the therapeutic potential of the Internet, the book’s cases illustrate the rich variety of opportunities to improve client outcomes through systemic couple and family therapy. This practical guide: Demonstrates strategies for therapists to improve practice Exemplifies methods for reducing the gap between clinical theory and practice Identifies multiple dimensions of systems thinking in case formulation and therapy Offers new insights into treating classic and recent forms of psychopathology Provides a representative picture of couple and family therapy in southern Europe Clinical Interventions in Systemic Couple and Family Therapy is of particular relevance to practitioners and clinicians working within couple and family therapy, and is also of interest to other professionals working in psychotherapy and professional mental health services.
Catalogs, Publishers'





Category: Catalogs, Publishers'


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The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying

Author: Rinpoche Sogyal

Publisher: Random House


Category: Buddhism

Page: 441

View: 183

This acclaimed spiritual masterpiece is widely regarded as one of the most complete and authoritative presentations of the Tibetan Buddhist teachings ever written. A manual for life and death and a magnificent source of sacred inspiration from the heart of the Tibetan tradition, The Tibetan Book Of Living and Dying provides a lucid and inspiring introduction to the practice of meditation, to the nature of mind, to karma and rebirth, to compassionate love and care for the dying, and to the trials and rewards of the spiritual path.