Ian Campbell

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Helpful votes received on reviews: 67% (4 of 6)
Location: UK
 

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 2,444,242 - Total Helpful Votes: 4 of 6
A Foreign Sound ~ Caetano Veloso
A Foreign Sound ~ Caetano Veloso
5.0 out of 5 stars A revelation, 4 Oct 2013
I like this cd very much. It is the first by Caetano Veloso I've heard. The voice and interpretations are pure and simple, and seem to let the songs speak for themselves without ego getting in the way. With the Cole Porter songs, So in Love and Love for Sale, I took in a breath as if to say, At last, this is what I've been waiting for!
Blue God by Ramesh Menon
Blue God by Ramesh Menon
0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Enriching, 11 July 2013
I really enjoyed this book, and, more than that, found it spiritually enriching and inspiring.
The language is wonderfully evocative.
The Happiness Handbook: Practical Exercises and Te&hellip by Ruth Clydesdale
1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Magic book, 12 Feb 2012
A magic book for me. It began when one day I was questioning `anger' and the next day reading a really helpful answer in a section on Mars energy.

The Happiness Handbook draws on the`ancient wisdom' of the Greek philosophers, as translated and interpreted for his time by Ficino and now systemised and re-presented for us by Ruth Clydesdale. I found this unusual perspective very stimulating and helpful. The book has 'cosmic' ideas, but also a variety of practical ways to realise them which I like.

These are some extracts that appealed to me:

The ancient wisdom offers us a workable formula: Respect everyone, choose one person to love, trust in the Divine Power… Read more

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