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In the Lost City of Sri Krishna

by Vanamali Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (March 20, 2018)

A vivid journey back to the time of Krishna, his holy city, and the Mahabharata War

• Recounts ecstatic celebrations, Krishna’s love for his wives and sons, and events surrounding the Mahabharata War


The Psychedelic Gospels: The Secret History of Hallucinogens in Christianity

by Jerry B. Brown & Julie M. Brown Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (September 15, 2016)

Reveals evidence of visionary plants in Christianity and the life of Jesus found in medieval art and biblical scripture--hidden in plain sight for centuries

• Follows the authors’ anthropological adventure...

Teachings of the Santería Gods

by Ocha'ni Lele Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (June 24, 2010)

The first book to explore the sacred myths of Santería

• Includes more than 100 myths, stories, and histories about the odu and the orishas

• Reassembles the oral fragments from the African diaspora into...

Sacrificial Ceremonies of Santería

by Ocha'ni Lele Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (August 22, 2012)

The first book to explore the history, methods, and thinking behind sacrifice in the growing Santería faith

• Explains the animal sacrifice ceremony in step-by-step detail

• Shares the ancient African sacred...

The Wisdom Teachings of Harish Johari on the Mahabharata

by Wil Geraets Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (May 18, 2011)

Harish Johari’s revelations on the lessons and predictions in this classic Indian epic

• Examines the lessons of the main characters in the Mahabharata and how each symbolizes an aspect of human consciousness...

Jesus after the Crucifixion

by Graham Simmans Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (February 21, 2007)

Suggests that Jesus survived the crucifixion, went to Egypt, then settled in France

• Reveals new discoveries that show the beginnings of Christianity in Egypt

• Presents historical and archaeological research...

Jesus the Wicked Priest

by Marvin Vining Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (March 27, 2008)

Decodes the Dead Sea Scrolls to reveal Christianity’s hidden Essene origins

• Reveals the Essenes as key figures behind Jesus’s trial, torture, and crucifixion

• Shows how Jesus, a former Essene himself,...

The Anunnaki Chronicles

by Zecharia Sitchin & Janet Sitchin Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (September 17, 2015)

An insider’s look into the decades of research behind Zecharia Sitchin’s books as well as an in-depth overview of his theories and discoveries

• Includes carefully selected chapters from the Earth Chronicles...

Forbidden Religion

by J. Douglas Kenyon Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (September 22, 2006)

Reveals the thread that unites the spiritual paths that have opposed orthodox religion over the centuries and the challenge they provide to the status quo

• Contains 40 essays by 18 key investigators of heresies...

Zecharia Sitchin and the Extraterrestrial Origins of Humanity

by M. J. Evans Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (May 17, 2016)

An in-depth analysis of Sitchin’s revelations about the Anunnaki, early humanity, and Earth’s future

• Examines Sitchin’s research into the Anunnaki arrival on Earth, the lineage of the Nefilim, their...

Christianity: An Ancient Egyptian Religion

by Ahmed Osman Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (April 19, 2005)

Contends that the roots of Christian belief come not from Judaea but from Egypt

• Shows that the Romans fabricated their own version of Christianity and burned the Alexandrian library as a way of maintaining...

The Secret Initiation of Jesus at Qumran

by Robert Feather Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (July 28, 2005)

An examination of the early, mysterious Essene community at Qumran that links it with John the Baptist, Jesus, and the beginnings of Christianity

• Offers an eyewitness account of the final burial place of...

The Mystery of the Copper Scroll of Qumran

by Robert Feather Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (June 23, 2003)

Introduces a radical new perspective on the historical foundations of monotheism, based on the enigma of the Copper Scroll of the Essenes.

• Confirms the link between ancient Judaism and the pharoah Akhenaten....

The Templars and the Ark of the Covenant

by Graham Phillips Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (September 13, 2004)

Offers compelling evidence that the Knights Templar may have taken the Ark of the Covenant to the British Isles

• Presents scientific evidence affirming the powers attributed to the Ark

• Traces the Ark and...

Jesus the Rabbi Prophet

by Jacques Baldet Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (August 16, 2005)

Restores the historical context of the gospels and the Jewish nature of the message of Christ

• Uses the latest historical findings to explore the life of Jesus in its true historical setting

• Shows that...


by Dolf Hartsuiker Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (October 09, 2014)

An in-depth photographic study of the ascetic holy men of India

• Includes more than 100 striking color photographs of Sadhus, their extreme austerities, and their holy festivals, including the Kumbha Mela


Hanuman: The Devotion and Power of the Monkey God

by Vanamali & Sri Krishna Das Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (March 25, 2010)

An interpretive look at the stories of Hanuman, one of the most beloved gods of the Hindu pantheon

• Contains 36 of the most important Hanuman stories with commentary on spiritual lessons, yogic practices,...

The Complete Life of Krishna

by Vanamali Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (May 22, 2012)

The first book to cover Krishna’s entire life, from his childhood pranks to his final powerful acts in the Mahabharata war

• Draws from the Bhagavad Purana, the Bhagavad Gita, the Mahabharata, and India’s...

Pagan Christmas

by Christian Rätsch & Claudia Müller-Ebeling Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (October 24, 2006)

An examination of the sacred botany and the pagan origins and rituals of Christmas

• Analyzes the symbolism of the many plants associated with Christmas

• Reveals the shamanic rituals that are at the heart...

The Complete Life of Rama

by Vanamali Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (July 21, 2014)

Retells the Ramayana, the ancient Indian tale of love, duty, and sacrifice, for a modern audience

• Draws on the original Sanskrit poem of Valmiki, enhanced with tales from the oral tradition, to recount Rama’s...

Judas and Jesus

by Jean-Yves Leloup Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (February 07, 2007)

A radical reinterpretation of the relationship of Judas and Jesus

• Reexamines the role and the purpose the key figure of Judas played in the crucifixion story

• Reveals how Judas was “betrayed” by Jesus,...

The Brother of Jesus and the Lost Teachings of Christianity

by Jeffrey J. Bütz Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (January 25, 2005)

Reveals the true role of James, the brother of Jesus, in early Christianity

• Uses evidence from the canonical Gospels, apocryphal texts, and the writings of the Church Fathers to reveal the teachings of Jesus...

The Sacred Embrace of Jesus and Mary

by Jean-Yves Leloup Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (February 24, 2006)

An examination of how the teachings of Jesus reveal the essential role of sexuality in spiritual growth and transformation

• Shows that Jesus did not come to redeem humanity from the life of the flesh, but...

The Path to the Guru

by Scott Teitsworth Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (June 09, 2014)

A verse-by-verse examination of the guide to self-transformation presented in the Bhagavad Gita

• Reveals the scientific approach to personal development and spiritual enlightenment laid out in Krishna’s...

Yoga for the Three Stages of Life

by Srivatsa Ramaswami Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (January 01, 2001)

Essential reading for those looking to customize their practice to life's changing needs.

• Includes sections on vedic chanting, throat breathing, and exercises for women.

• Presents a unique portrait of...

The Mysteries of Mithras

by Payam Nabarz & Caitlin Matthews Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (June 09, 2005)

An overview of Mithraism, the ancient Roman mystery religion popular in the Roman Legions

• Provides a comprehensive history of Mithraism, including its influence on Christianity and Islam

• Includes rituals,...


by Vanamali Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (October 04, 2013)

The traditional understanding of Shiva told through stories and teachings from the Shiva Mahapurana

• Explains Shiva’s contradictory forms, such as destroyer or benefactor, and how his form depends on the...

Gnostic Philosophy

by Tobias Churton Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (January 25, 2005)

An extensive examination of the history of gnosticism and how its philosophy has influenced the Western esoteric tradition

• Explains how the Gnostic understanding of self-realization is embodied in the esoteric...

Gnostic Secrets of the Naassenes

by Mark H. Gaffney Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (April 19, 2004)

Reveals the hidden meaning of the Grail and a secret Christian doctrine for achieving higher consciousness

• Shows that Gnosticism is not a derivative of Christianity but the revelation of the true message...

Mysteries of the Bridechamber

by Victoria LePage Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (November 12, 2007)

Jesus was an initiate and adept of the ancient Judaic mysteries who strove to reinstate the tradition of the bridechamber sacrament in his time

• Shows that Jesus sought to establish equity of masculine and...

The Gospel of Thomas

by Jean-Yves Leloup & Jacob Needleman Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (February 16, 2005)

A new translation and analysis of the gospel that records the actual words of Jesus

• Explores the gnostic significance of Jesus's teachings recorded in this gospel

• Explains the true nature of the new man...

Tantric Kali

by Daniel Odier Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (October 14, 2016)

The mythology, rituals, meditations, and practices used in Tantric worship of the goddess Kali in the tradition of Kashmiri Shaivism

• Reveals the practices of Vamachara, known as the Left-hand Path but more...