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Craghoppers Classic Kiwi Mens Walking Trousers - Elephant, Short-34 Inch
Craghoppers Classic Kiwi Mens Walking Trousers - Elephant, Short-34 Inch

4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Not What They Undoubtedly Were, 29 May 2013
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Not the trousers they were! Others have made this assessment ; having been thrilled with my previous two pairs I was disappointed with the far smaller area covered by the inner lining. Not so comfortable and no where near as effective as temperature controllers.


Dancylvania
Dancylvania
Price: 11.97

4.0 out of 5 stars Not quite there....., 5 July 2010
This review is from: Dancylvania (Audio CD)
I am a big fan of the Bagdaddies - I have seen them live a couple of times in the last year and love their iconoclastic approach to music and to life. I also have their previous albums. This album falls short because the tunes are, in my opinion, uneven in quality and very different in style from each other. Sometimes that doesn't matter, but here they seem to.Thirty years ago I was the distributor for the wonderful Trevor Watts "Amalgam" albums and some of Dancylvania heads towards the direction of what used to be called jazz fusion. Of course it's brilliantly played - indeed as it was at the London gig....its ability to cohere within this album I really do question.Live you get fully transported by the energy and by the sheer virtuosity; on this album I lost interest in several places. BUT do see them live and let the fun and the exuberance pick you up and twirl you around!


Symbols of the Kabbalah: Philosophical and Psychological Perspectives
Symbols of the Kabbalah: Philosophical and Psychological Perspectives
by Sanford L. Drob
Edition: Hardcover
Price: 34.00

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Advanced and Superb., 10 April 2010
This is not a book for those with a passing interest in The Kabbalah. It tackles deeply philosophical topics in an impressive and authoritative manner. With Drob's psychological experience each topic comes alive in relevance; his wide knowledge of Hebrew and of leading Kabbalistic teachers like Luri make it an inspiring read. The way that he also draws the historical and philosophical parallels between Kabbalism,Gnosticism, Sufism and mystical Christianity makes it seem perfectly reasonable that in 12th Century Spain for example, esotericists from these traditions studied and meditated together. If, as I believe, it is amongst the modern followers of these "Mysteries" that the power to rediscover an uninstitutionalised common spirituality is possible...then this book is the thinking person's handbook. I would also addd that for me the books of Aryeh Kaplan have also proved invaluable. Sefer Yetzira/The Book of Creation: In Theory and Practice


Where on Earth is Heaven?
Where on Earth is Heaven?
by Jonathan Stedall
Edition: Hardcover
Price: 13.20

4 of 5 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A Master-Work, 27 Jan 2010
Previous reviews have already summarised this wonderful book. This is a man who is working through his questions by means of his personal pilgrimage. In fact his humility is such that he,reflecting the true everyman, continues to pose and tease all the great questions of life and spirituality. This is a book for the spiritually adult. No trite answers...a profoundly unpatronising evocation and discussion of life's deepest mysteries. I know that Jonathan Stedall walks his talk. A book about love.


Prayers of the Cosmos :Reflections on the Original Meaning of Jesus's Words
Prayers of the Cosmos :Reflections on the Original Meaning of Jesus's Words
by Neil Douglas-Klotz
Edition: Paperback
Price: 8.87

8 of 8 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Jesus as Middle-Eastern Mystic, 5 Oct 2009
I have been treasuring this book since it was first published nearly twenty years ago. As somebody who trained in Theology, yet always felt uncomfortable with the conventional translations, Klotz's book liberates the Lord's Prayer and The Beatitudes from their sterile straightjacket. Klotz's approach is that of the Middle-East - this is an interpretative Midrash on the words of Jesus. The words of Middle-Eastern mystics were always understood on different levels. The conventional, non interpretative, fundamentalism is barely two hundred years old ; yet astonishingly it holds sway with so many. With Neil Douglas-Klotz read the words of Jesus as he, as a Jew influenced by Rabbinic Judaism ,would have meant them. Total inspiration.


Tibetan Book of the Dead [DVD] [1994] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
Tibetan Book of the Dead [DVD] [1994] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
Dvd ~ Leonard Cohen
Offered by supermart_usa
Price: 10.16

16 of 18 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Moving and Deeply Spiritual, 23 July 2009
As somebody who has used the insights of the Bardo Thodol in my counselling work I found this work extremely useful. It's approach is graphic and practical. Some have seen to criticise this as a piece of Leonard Cohen art. They have missed the point.His gravelly tones add greatly to the gravitas. His approach is deeply respectful and ideal for such a profound presentation.


Azur and Asmar - The Princes Quest [DVD] [2008]
Azur and Asmar - The Princes Quest [DVD] [2008]
Dvd ~ Michel Ocelot
Price: 7.86

5.0 out of 5 stars Magic from a master director, 15 Mar 2009
As the very proud owner of Ocelot's Kirikou we approached a public showing of this,his latest project, with considerable anticipation. We were not disappointed. Our own home cinema set up has now been set alight by this DVD ..children and adults alike are thrilled with it.Six grand children with ages between 12 and 4 want to see it again and again. Great messages of reconciliation and brotherhood of man -just what the world needs.


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