Religious & spiritual leaders

    The St Patrick\'s Treasury: Celebrating the myths, legends and traditions of Ireland\'s patron saint

    By John Killen

    Paperback £10.25

    St Patrick is one of the best-known and best-loved saints in the world. His life and legacy is ingrained in Irish history and society, as the annual 17 March celebrations across the globe show. John Killen brings together the legends, folklore, traditions and stories that have been associated with St...

    God's Generals

    By Richard A. Gabriel

    Paperback £10.25

    Examines the military leadership of founders of three great religions: Moses, Buddha and Muhammad

    Tibetan Book Of Living And Dying

    By Sogyal Rinpoche

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    Written by the Buddhist meditation master and popular international speaker, this book clarifies the majestic vision of life and death that underlies the Tibetan Buddhist tradition. It includes a complete introduction to the practice of meditation, as well as advice on how to care for the dying with love and...

    Making Saints in Modern China

    Hardback Save £5.22 = £58.78

    Each chapter of this book offers a biography of a religious leader and a detailed discussion of his or her rise to sainthood over the course of China's twentieth century. Throughout, emphasis is on the creative and largely successful strategies deployed in the face of state indifference or hostility.

    Zwingli - His Life and Work

    By Ulrich Gabler

    Hardback £14.45

    Ulrich Gabler's substantive biographical introduction to the life and work of Huldrych Zwingli includes a comprehensive account of the social, political and religious backgrounds of the Zwingli initiated Swiss Reformation.

    Saints

    By Simon Yarrow

    Hardback Save £1.94 = £9.05

    The Saints examines the history, traditions, and cultural impact of the saints. Looking at their origins and the cultural definition of saints and sanctity, Yarrow moves on to consider interpretations of saints in literature and art, and the role gender plays in sainthood.

    God's Generals

    By Richard A. Gabriel

    Hardback £14.45

    Examines the military leadership of founders of three great religions: Moses, Buddha and Muhammad and analyses how their military experiences and success shaped their religious legacy. .

    Awake: The Life of Yogananda DVD

    By Paramahansa Yogananda

    Hardback £26.46

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