Inanna Returns

Inanna Returns


Of Heaven and Earth

Essays Presented at the First Sitchin Studies Day

Of Heaven and Earth

Presents information on Sitchins theories about the origins of mankind and the intervention of intelligence from beyond the Earth. He and the other contributors offer a scholarly approach to the ancient astronaut theory. Contains the complete transcript of the first Sitchin Studies Day, held in Denver, Colorado on Oct. 6, 1996. Following Sitchins detailed keynote address are six other prominent speakers whose work he has influenced. They include philosopher Neil Freer, UFO expert J. Antonio Huneeus, clergyman Father Charles Moore, author V. Susan Ferguson, and two university professors, Madeleine Briskin and Marlene Evans. They agree that certain myths were actual events instead of figments of imaginations. Sitchins work comprises the early part of a new paradigmone that is already beginning to shake the very foundations of religion, archaeology and our society in general.

Handbook to Life in Ancient Mesopotamia

Handbook to Life in Ancient Mesopotamia

Modern-day archaeological discoveries in the Near East continue to illuminate man's understanding of the ancient world. This illustrated handbook describes the culture, history, and people of Mesopotamia, as well as their struggle for survival and happiness.

The Seven Gates: A Memoir of a Descent

The Seven Gates: A Memoir of a Descent

A diagnosis of cancer sets the author on a journey of self-discovery and healing. The book is structured on the myth of Inanna and her descent into the underworld. 36 color illustrations by the author.

The Uttermost Deep

The Challenge of Near-Death Experiences

The Uttermost Deep

Covering neurological, pharmacological and psychological approaches, this book examines the constant themes that run through both positive and negative near-death experiences.

Bedtime Stories for Elders

Bedtime Stories for Elders

Stories of meaning, magic, healing and transformation for enlightened elders - wisdom tales for a new vision of aging.

Journey to the Dark Goddess

How to Return to Your Soul

Journey to the Dark Goddess

Journey to the Dark Goddess will lead you on a powerful, healing path. In the stories of ancient Goddesses you will hear your own soul, calling out to you. The Dark Goddess is the creatrix of healing, change and renewal. She offers connection with the core of yourself. If you have been unable to shake off depression, or fear its return; if you have inexplicable ‘blank patches’ in your life, if you know that something is missing, or something is calling to you, if you seek the source of women’s power – it’s time to journey to the Dark Goddess. The for this journey to the Dark Goddess exists in ancient myth. Weaving the stories of Inanna, Persephone and Psyche with self-enquiry and sacred ritual we learn to journey internally, creating maps in our darkest places and return enriched, integrating our deepest understandings. Meeting the Dark Goddess we see a mirror of our own soul.

Persephone Returns

Victims, Heroes and the Journey from the Underworld

Persephone Returns

The author uses myth and fairy tales to examine society's view of victims and heroes

Descent to the Goddess

A Way of Initiation for Women

Descent to the Goddess

Pioneer study of the need for an inner female authority in a masculine-oriented society. Interprets the journey into the underworld of Inanna-lshtar, Goddess of Heaven and Earth, to see Ereshkigal, her dark sister. So must modern women descend into the depths of themselves. Rich in insights.

Inanna, Queen of Heaven and Earth

Her Stories and Hymns from Sumer

Inanna, Queen of Heaven and Earth

Translation and retelling of the Inanna stories from the Sumerian.