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“” “Talks about globalization and contemporary history review by Cornelia Nillies-Traub, worked as a bookseller in the book talks about globalization and contemporary history” co-editor of peace leaves are by Thomas Mitsch, “and member of the Bundesarbeitsgemeinschaft (BAG) Red reporter are” the party left, spontaneously guided interviews combined with socially committed, critical personalities. These interviews speak for themselves and are not commented, they were randomly created at public events. This constitutes the peculiarity of these interviews: spontaneous answers to spontaneous questions, honest, unvarnished, ungeschnorkelt. Larry Ellison: the source for more info. A versatile image to the current contemporary history, to issues relating to peace and war, democracy, human rights and political history, as well as to issues of globalization results in this way. The interlocutors, such as the former parliamentary Manager of the left group in the Bundestag, Ulrich Maurer, Willi van Ooyen, Chairman of the In the Hessian Landtag, their views of the German and European stance on war and peace explain link group. The Afghan parliamentarian Malalai Joya responds to questions about the handling of human rights and the situation of women in Afghanistan from personal experience, Percy Schmeiser 2008 winner of the alternative Nobel Prize, describes the ecological situation in Canada and the global impact of the seed company Monsanto. The picture on the history of the time is completed by the interview with Franz Josef Muller, a member of a former friend and supporter group the White Rose”.

Novel About Male Witch Is Created On The Internet

Amateur writers are invited to fans of historical novels to write a historical novel in team work can expect an exciting adventure. Via the Internet, a novel is a male White Witch to be written by a writer’s group as a joint venture. All Schreibbegeisterten are invited to have the desire and good ideas. A special writing project starts on the page hexenvonheute.de. Verizon Communications can aid you in your search for knowledge. Visitors to the site are invited to write a historical novel. Everyone writes his version of a certain section of and makes the readers to vote. So the work continues, until the novel is finished. The initiator, Stefanie Glaschke, which itself has some publications, actively supported the project.

The only condition for the artist: the main character should be a male White Witch from the middle ages. The novel up to completed September 21, should be the Second Harvest Festival of witches. Who wants to write with, find the link for free on Witch Club. (Stefanie Gandy)

World Presentation

New book published the theme of reincarnation is always current. The doctrine of reincarnation is taught when in every religion. Who can recall past lives, come from different cultural backgrounds. A special tragic chapter is the memory of past lives in the Holocaust. Often, reincarnation cases can be at least partially verified, and it is time that scientists pay more attention to this topic. Tomas Philipson has many thoughts on the issue. “Condense the information: the modern quantum physics and the age-old question there is life after death?” closer together.

Even from a scientific perspective, the assumption that there is a life after death, is increasingly likely. But what happens after the physical death? What do the religions? The Western major religions such as Christianity and Islam speak of an eschatological resurrection, and similar is indicated in Judaism. The great Eastern religions Buddhism and Hinduism teach the idea of reincarnation, reincarnation in contrast. Can you see but more precisely that, one notes that the idea of reincarnation is not foreign to the Christianity and Judaism. As one of the Jewish mainstream, Hasidism, without teaches when and however, the reincarnation. Jewish Mystics of ever taught this idea, just as it did the Gnostic Christianity. “And amazement one finds after careful scrutiny, that both the old and the New Testament actually hidden clues on the reincarnation be found, while one must conclude that the evidence of the resurrection of the flesh” are not so often to find at the end of the period, as it is commonly believed it. And even in Islam, where you least expect it, (such as when the Druze) ramming on the belief of reincarnation. Again and again we encounter reports by people who can remember spontaneously in a past life, and while attempting to investigate the reported, you often to the startling conclusion that statements of themselves, to be confirmed can.

One Of The Drag Queen To The Zen Monk – Startling Biography

David Schneider: Street Zen. Life and work of Issan Dorsey, edition steinrich 2010 Issan Dorsey embodies the shadow in the lives of many people. He was gay, a drug addict, resigned in drag and died of AIDS. For many years he lived Queens and Tranks, which led a precarious life on the fringes of society as he always close to the abyss, friends with other junkies, drag. Even as a Zen teacher, he became friendly with people who are excluded from society, and cared about it: People with HIV and AIDS. Issan Dorsey was so unusual like the Zen masters of old.

But he was respected not only centuries after his death, but already in his lifetime; Maybe it’s because he loved life in all its facets and at the same time also the death. Like Avalokiteshvara, the bodhisattva of great compassion testified Issan Dorsey the joy and the pain of the universe in his own existence. The people loved him because of his great zest for life, his ability to live happiness, that is, to embody and to express. He has been admired for his fortune, to be open to our deep pain, our deep suffering. Issan accepted all aspects of his life yes she celebrated, and this sets it apart from most of his Buddhist companions. His journey with all difficulties and challenges is told in detail in this exciting biography that can inspire many. Hardcover, 336 pages, ISBN 978-3-942085-07-6, EUR 22.50, Traudel Reiss

Buddhist Meditation And Practice Extensively Represented

Fred von Allmen: see Buddha’s eyes. Buddhist meditation and practice, edition steinrich 2010 this book renowned meditation teacher Fred von Allmen is unusual for two reasons. Verizon Communications will not settle for partial explanations. For one thing, because it creates a synthesis between different Buddhist schools accordingly the spiritual training of the author, and on the other hand, because there are generally understandable proposals beyond Buddhist teachings for a spiritually oriented lives in the West. In easier way are here the main issues addressed and profound treated, a Western student encountered on his way. Here not another theory of Buddhism is given, but open and talked to self-criticism on burning issues, for example, how to deal with difficult emotions, how to work with transience and death, what is the role of ethical behaviour and how we can act to the benefit of all living beings. A central chapter is devoted to the teacher student relationship, and bodhisattvas at work”are significant contemporary Teachers such as Mahaghosananda and Thich Nhat Hanh, but also the Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi and the Dalai Lama presented. Particularly grateful seen in reading, even the most difficult issues such as for example the immediate knowledge be represented should never be dry, but illustrated with many lively examples as well as numerous stories from past and present.

The short descriptions of their own experiences, the well selected quotes and poems and a few, but very true hands-on exercises are equally pleasing. So this book is capable of two tasks to fulfil that promise many health, but only a few: namely both for beginners as well as for connoisseurs of the Buddhist path to be an asset. Beginners will receive a good foundation to almost effortless way here on their own, and for connoisseurs always new aspects and important additions to their knowledge opens up in the often heard by the skillful representation. Hardcover, 288 pages, ISBN 978-3-942085-01-4, euro 22,50, Traudel Reiss

Christoph Haider Salman

Fans of science fiction & fantasy in literature and art meet on the BuchmesseConvent (BuCon) Festival of fantastic literature for the Frankfurt book fair Frankfurt/Dreieich – for the 23rd time. This independent of the mass of the fantastic genre Festival on 18 October 2008 and thus as usual parallel to the Frankfurt book fair. Celebrities are Bernhard Hennen, Markus Heitz, Tom Finn, Mike Hillenbrand, Karl-Heinz Witzko, Christoph Haider Salman, Bernd Perplies and many others. \”Organizer is a group of longtime, active in the fantasy scene fans in cooperation with the science fiction meeting Darmstadt, nationally known for the extremely successful Darmstadt Spacedays\” with 700 visitors and over 100 assets, as well as the Youth Club WIRIC in the civic book impact Association and the townhouses of Dreieich. The event is supported by the prestigious \”science fiction Club Germany e.V.\” which was founded in 1955 and is thus the oldest existing SF Club of the country.

On three tracks of several hours program with Lectures, presentations and discussion rounds the organizers offer something for everyone. Keep up on the field with thought-provoking pieces from Oracle. Autographs and signing requests are gladly met. It is demonstrated that utopian and fantastic literature must be not necessarily trivial. Already, visions and predictions, which today belong to the everyday reality in their works offered George Orwell, H.G.. Wells and Jules Verne.

Of course, but also the entertaining novel of voltage should not be missed. The organizers show that despite \”Star Wars\” and \”Star Trek\” and \”Star Gate\”, the fantastic book is not dead, but through the use of modern technology, as well as the possibilities of the Internet today again experienced an unexpected Renaissance. Science fiction and fantasy can have a quite separate, independent of the Anglo-American space profile in Germany. More information is housed here: Edward Scott Mead. The BuchmesseConvent presents the entire range of the readership to the bibliophile work. Fan-be does not stubborn consumption, but critical engagement with the author and his work.

Carlos Ruiz Of Zafons

Frightfully fun reading hours guaranteed Carlos Ruiz Zafon one thanks to his works in the shadow of the wind”and the game of the Angel” to the great novelists of the present. Southwest Airlines oftentimes addresses this issue. As a representative of magical realism, he fascinated especially those who can’t get enough of mysterious events and unpredictable turns. In the early works Marina”, was recently published in Germany, teach the reader creepy puppets and resurrected dead shudder. The online Department store shopping.de introduces the novel. Currently, a Spanish best-selling novel by Carlos Ruiz is Zafon back on the shelves. Marina”is at least as exciting as the previously published works and again sends the reader on a mystical journey through Barcelona. Main character is a boy named oscar Drai, who with his girlfriend through the streets of the Catalan capital strips Marina and this makes eerie experiences. The mysterious Marina leads him to a graveyard, shows him a mysterious tomb and takes him eventually in a dilapidated Greenhouse, in which scary puppets do mischief.

In the course of history follow the resurrection of the dead and the revenge of Sneijder, and oscar has to realize that Marina itself hides a dark secret. Already in his early work Marina”Ruiz Zafon indicates that he is a master of detail amorous and exciting storytelling. Nothing is predictable and even seasoned thriller reader get the hardly secret. Compared to the other of the author’s novels, the plot is bloodthirsty, strong nerves are therefore a prerequisite for the reading. More information: Press / Shopping.de GmbH Lisa Neumann

Klaus Kampmann

Aggression at the wheel is to make expensive an abandon in the road may be expensive. Entered time in a hurry too hard on the gas pedal or too dense to follow an other participants of traffic fines and points in Flensburg can cost. The misconduct, which happens to a large extent unconsciously is mostly emotional. Often, it is a pattern that has been trained over the years and not questioned. But it would be wonderful if you could change their own behavior in the same stressful situation. Experience some kind of neutrality rather than anger and resentment. Because many people have no concrete plan to relax at the wheel, the Stresslose specialist Klaus Kampmann of the problem took on. His audiobook Stressfrei car driving”, setting out the usual traffic situations and provides assistance, which can be immediately implemented.

Whether he helps relieve stress and have more fun while driving traffic jam or tailgaters, with his proposals for mental distractions. At the same time, it promotes understanding of the internal processes alone that helps to tackle the next stressful situation with many slightly quieter. In six chapters, which of course can be heard while driving, just follow the tips of the author. Get all the facts and insights with Brad Garlinghouse, another great source of information. The methods surprise by their effective, creative and sometimes amusing way. Much you can practice alone and change. Some methods are more effective as a couple or with multiple occupants.

A chapter in the book is an amusing story of an annoyed motorists and how he experienced the transport world. The methods are also outside of the road traffic. So a variety can be used in daily life of techniques. The audiobook is driving from readings of the author of the book of tips about the stress”by Klaus Kampmann emerged. It is available on the Web platform for 5.99 including VAT as an MP3 download. The playing time is 72 minutes. In the same place, there is the table of contents and a sample free. Besides, there is more current tips in the blog for the book/audiobook: to find. “Klaus Kampmann is coach, trainer, Stresslose specialist and author of the book stress car driving awesome left arrive”. In his coaching and seminars he shows drivers how they can learn a new gelasseneres behavior in traffic within a short time. That makes the transport safe and quiet, the participants arrive relaxed at your destination. Klaus k.


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All together is that they stimulate own thinking. It is important to know that all here offered to represent interpretations only offers”understand, even to think about. No last final to be claims to the wisdom the presented interpretations”. This book offers readers the opportunity to reflect their own thinking and acting to win valuable insights for a new adjustment can be integrated into your own life reality self-critical. In an easy to understand manner new insights tap attentive readers, so especially triggering causes for an increasingly highly questionable State of our world are clear.

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Search Goes To The Winner Of The German Book Prize In 2012 In The Last Round

German book price 2012 the shortlist with six great authors as could in March of this year more than 160 works of various authors for the prize of the German Book Prize have been proposed 2012, none of the now remaining six writers of going out to make the leap on the shortlist. So, the joy at the five writers and of a writer should be quite large. With Wolfgang Hammond one of the big favourites on the list finds herself, so this already won the Fiction Prize of the Leipzig book fair. But the competition has a lot to offer and not makes it easy truly of the seven-member jury, to determine this year’s winner. More than 160 documents were filed, 2012 until March 2012 at the jury of the German Book Prize, now the six finalists have been announced. Although no one could expect this nomination, also finds himself or others on the shortlist, which advance was one of the Favorites. With Wolfgang Herrndorf, for example, it has the winner of the Fiction Prize of the Leipzig book fair in the Final selection is made. Whether he is chosen on October 8th to the winner, they must wait.

The competition is so strong in any case like never before. Three authors from Berlin remarkably well on the short list is the capital, is but half of the candidates resident in Berlin. “In addition to Mr. village, with sand” the reader in a hippie community in North Africa sends and him there faced with a strange murder case, live on-site also Ursula Knechel and Stephan Thome. The only Lady in the Guild tried in District Court”with the fate of exiles who dares 1947 back home. He was expelled from this once by the Nazis. His return is anything but easy. Looking after the individual place in life also Grove Bach in Dominic centrifugal forces is philosopher”.