Originally published 1866, by Lockwood and Co.Thomas Musgrave's account of the wreck of the Grafton.On November 12, 1863 the Grafton left Australia. On the 18th they met with foul weather that threw them off course, but nevertheless they arrived at Campbell Island dropping anchor on December 2nd. They found no tin on the island and so Musgrave deci..
The VUP Home Reader is everything we’re working on at the moment—extracts of books which were published in February and March, books which are in the warehouse or on the water, final proofs and uncorrected proofs, manuscripts and work-in-progress—stretching into 2021. We offer it as company, as entertainment, as a promise.Stay safe and well.Stay ho..
Originally published 1911, by S. W. Partridge & Co., Ltd.Herbert Escott-Inman's The Castaways of Disappointment Island is the true story of the wreck of the Dundonald near the Auckland Islands, a group of sub-antarctic islands lying 180 miles south of New Zealand, in 1907.The Dundonald sank on 7th March 1907 after running ashore on the west sid..
These two books cover the author’s travels and experiences in Tibet, over a seven month period, between 1936-7. He writes of his instruction in the spiritual, mystical and healing arts under the tutelage of his teacher Geshi Rimpoche and various other Tibetan Masters. Both out of print for over 40 years until republished in 2006. Now for the first ..
“This Course is written for the express purpose of leading you along the path of the Masters; freeing you from limitation and imitation in the world of forms, creeds, dogmas, ideas, theories, concepts, etc., that limit and confuse the mind, thereby distorting the Truth. You cannot discern or understand unless the mind is free and unlimited, for it ..
To keep the body in perfect health one must watch one’s thoughts, one’s actions, one’s diet, have sufficient exercise, occupational rectification exercises and so on. Watch your posture and do all the necessary things that bring about a strong, healthy mind and body. No one can have perfect health without a knowledge of spiritual, mental and physic..
These lectures were given in Pretoria 25th November 1947 to 12th October 1948. They form the basis for the posthumous unpublished book with above title compiled by one of Murdo’s students. This particular volume is a revised edition of that book and presents the lectures in the original order as presented to his students along with those missing f..
“The Truth is Eternal, Birthless and Deathless, forever the same,” but the teaching of the Truth is always changing to finer and higher expressions as man unfolds. There is a lot of knowledge in the Bible that is hidden from the many; esoteric knowledge, that which came through the great Prophets and was revealed to the inner circle of disciples...
There is much to understand and learn in the art of healing, but when you acquire the knowledge which gives you the foundation and confidence required in healing, you will soon be able to help yourself and others. With this knowledge there is no reason why you should not be able to heal and, often, instantaneously. The main thing in healing is to k..
Divine Metaphysics is a system or technique that enables us to eliminate from our minds, our bodies and our circumstances, adverse conditions and replace them with perfect health and happiness and an abundance of the things we need. You may say that this is a tall order. Nevertheless it is true. It has been done by the Masters, who state positively..
The following lectures were given in Pretoria, South Africa, between 11th April and 19th December 1950. The Lecture Notes which were given out prior to the nightly lectures were later subsequently released in full with some minor changes as the book known today as “How to Relax and Revitalise Yourself.” A full account of these lectures combining th..
“In the spring of 1948 a series of talks was given in Johannesburg to those who were chosen to hear them, this was a unique and unforgettable experience. No one who heard them could ever be the same again. They were hours of the highest spiritual growth and understanding. It was as though a veil were torn from our eyes and we could see clearly. Th..
These lectures were given in Pretoria, in series, between 2nd August 1949 and 4th April 1950. Originally given out as Lecture notes in advance to his students, these notes formed the basis for his talks on the actual night. The Lecture Notes even on their own are still very inspirational and full of wisdom. With the advent of the sound recording..