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Best Pagan Books that Should be on Your Bookshelf

Our list of some of the best Pagan books & series in recent years. Get inspired by one or more of the following books.

1. Paganism: An Introduction to Earth- Centered Religions (2002)

Best Pagan Books that Should be on Your BookshelfA comprehensive guide to a growing religious movement If you want to study Paganism in more detail, this book is the place to start. Based on a course in Paganism that the authors have taught for more than a decade, it is full of exercises, meditations, and discussion questions for group or individual study. This book presents the basic fundamentals of Paganism. It explores what Pagans are like; how the Pagan sacred year is arranged; what Pagans do in ritual; what magick is; and what Pagans believe about God, worship, human nature, and ethics….
Author(s): River Higginbotham, Joyce Higginbotham

2. A Book of Pagan Prayer (2018)

Best Pagan Books that Should be on Your BookshelfSteeped in tradition–“Those of us who call ourselves Pagan owe a debt to all those who came before us”–and based on more than a quarter century of research and practice, A Book of Pagan Prayer teaches us to pray in the ways of our ancestors for very modern times and concerns.Changes to this revised edition include rearranged chapters and prayers and the addition of two new chapters, all of which make the book easier to use. The chapters are now arranged in an order that follows a ritual, and all the litanies have been moved to their appropriate chapters. Two new chapters–“General Requests and Offerings” and…
Author(s): Ceisiwr Serith

3. To Walk a Pagan Path: Practical Spirituality for Every Day (2013)

Best Pagan Books that Should be on Your BookshelfInspiration and Ideas for a Holistic Pagan Lifestyle Live fully as a Pagan every day of the year, not only on full moons and holidays. With practical tips for integrating earth-centered spirituality into every aspect of life, To Walk a Pagan Path shows you how to: #61,784 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #80 in Paganism #40 in Gaia-based Religions #151 in Comparative Religion (Books) Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Alaric Albertsson

4. Llewellyn’s Complete Book of Correspondences: A Comprehensive & Cross-Referenced Resource for Pagans & Wiccans (Llewellyn’s Complete Book Series) (2013)

Best Pagan Books that Should be on Your BookshelfLlewellyn’s Complete Book of Correspondences is a clear, straightforward companion for Pagan and Wiccan ritual and spellwork. Entries are cross-referenced, indexed, and organized by categories and subcategories, making it easy to find what you need. This comprehensive reference provides a fascinating look at why correspondences are more than just lists of objects to focus intent on―they are fundamental to how we think. When we use correspondences, we weave together our ideas, beliefs, and energy, creating deeper meaning in our rituals and spellwork as we unite our…
Author(s): Sandra Kynes

5. The Pagan Book of Days: A Guide to the Festivals, Traditions, and Sacred Days of the Year (2001)

Best Pagan Books that Should be on Your Bookshelf• A daybook containing information about rituals and celebrations that have for centuries been associated with the changing seasons of the year. • Includes charts of equinoxes and solstices, movable holy days, and monthly lunar phases through 2033 • First edition sold more than 30,000 copies Pagan rites and festivals are at the root of many traditional holidays in the Western world. Embracing a sensitivity we have lost, the Pagan traditions emphasize mystical spirituality, reverence for the feminine principle, and the links between…
Author(s): Nigel Pennick

6. The Kitchen Witch: A Year-round Witch’s Brew of Seasonal Recipes, Lotions and Potions for Every Pagan Festival (2011)

Best Pagan Books that Should be on Your BookshelfYou don’t need to be Wiccan to enjoy this friendly book of home cooking and natural remedies. To the kitchen witch, every recipe is like a little spell bringing the opportunity to create love and positive energy in the home and for loved ones. This year-round guide to seasonal recipes and rituals for all the pagan festivals, will be invaluable to Wiccans wishing to celebrate the good things that are given to us by the land. Wicca is a peaceful, balanced and harmonious way of life.The word ‘witch’ comes from the words ‘wise’ or ‘wisdom’ and witches or Wiccans originally were called ‘The Wise…
Author(s): Soraya

7. The Path of Paganism: An Experience-Based Guide to Modern Pagan Practice (2017)

Best Pagan Books that Should be on Your BookshelfPaganism is a way of seeing the world and your place in it. It means challenging the assumptions of mainstream society and strengthening your relationships with the gods, the universe, your community, and your self. The Path of Paganism provides practical advice and support for honoring your values and living an authentic Pagan life in mainstream Western culture. Discover tips for establishing or deepening a regular practice. Explore how your spirituality can help you deal with life’s inevitable hardships. Learn the basics of leadership roles and…
Author(s): John Beckett

8. The Pagan Stone (Sign of Seven Trilogy) (2019)

Best Pagan Books that Should be on Your BookshelfYears ago, after their blood brother ritual, Gage, Fox, and Caleb each emerged from the woods with a piece of bloodstone. Now, it will become their weapon in the final fight against the demon they awakened. Winner take all… Shared nightmares, visions of blood and fire, and random violence begin to plague the longtime friends and the women bound to them by fate. None of them can ignore the fact that, this year, the demon has grown stronger—feeding off of the terror it creates. But now, the three pieces of the bloodstone have been fused back together. If only they could figure out how to use it. A gambling…
Author(s): Nora Roberts

9. Pagan Christianity?: Exploring the Roots of Our Church Practices (2012)

Best Pagan Books that Should be on Your BookshelfHave you ever wondered why we Christians do what we do for church every Sunday morning? Why do we “dress up” for church? Why does the pastor preach a sermon each week? Why do we have pews, steeples, and choirs? This ground-breaking book, now in affordable softcover, makes an unsettling proposal: most of what Christians do in present-day churches is rooted, not in the New Testament, but in pagan culture and rituals developed long after the death of the apostles. Coauthors Frank Viola and George Barna support their thesis with compelling historical evidence and extensive footnotes that document the origins of modern Christian…
Author(s): Frank Viola, George Barna

10. Witches and Pagans: Women in European Folk Religion, 700-1100 (Secret History of the Witches) (2017)

Best Pagan Books that Should be on Your BookshelfIn this compelling exploration of language, archaeology, and early medieval literature, Max Dashu illuminates hidden cultural heritages. She shows that the old ethnic names for “witch” signify ‘wisewoman, ‘ ‘prophetess, ‘ ‘diviner, ‘ ‘chanter, ‘ ‘herbalist, ‘ and ‘healer.’ She fleshes out the oracular ceremonies of the Norse völur (“staff-women”), their incantations and “sitting-out” on the land seeking vision. Archaeological finds of their ritual staffs show that many symbolize the distaff, a spinner’s wand that connects with wider European themes of goddesses, fates, witches, and female power. They include Berthe…
Author(s): Max Dashu

11. Life and Other Near-Death Experiences (2015)

Best Pagan Books that Should be on Your BookshelfLibby Miller has always been an unwavering optimist—but when her husband drops a bomb on their marriage the same day a doctor delivers devastating news, she realizes her rose-colored glasses have actually been blinding her.With nothing left to lose, she abandons her life in Chicago for the clear waters and bright beaches of the Caribbean for what might be her last hurrah. Despite her new sunny locale, her plans go awry when she finds that she can’t quite outrun the past or bring herself to face an unknowable future. Every day of tropical bliss may be an invitation to disaster, but with her twin brother on her trail and a new…
Author(s): Camille Pagán

12. The Pagan Book of Living and Dying: Practical Rituals, Prayers, Blessings, and Meditations on Crossing Over (1997)

Best Pagan Books that Should be on Your BookshelfRITUALS AND RESOURCES FOR HONOURING DEATH IN THE CIRCLE OF LIFEBirth,growth,death,and rebirth are a cycle that forms the underlying order of the universe. This is the core of Pagan belief – and the heart of this unique resource guide to de #119,016 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #387 in Grief & Bereavement #31 in Comparative Religion (Books) Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Starhawk,, M. Macha NightMare

Best Pagan Books that Should be on Your Bookshelf

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some pagan books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Pagan Portals - Nature Mystics: The Literary Gateway to Modern Paganism

Author(s): Rebecca Beattie
Publisher: Moon Books, Year: 31 July 2015, Size: 2 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2394735

Pagan Portals - The Hedge Druid’s Craft: An Introduction to Walking Between the Worlds of Wicca, Witchcraft and Druidry

Author(s): Joanna van der Hoeven
Publisher: Moon Books, Year: 29 June 2018, Size: 3 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2322168

The Mysteries of John the Baptist: His Legacy in Gnosticism, Paganism, and Freemasonry

Author(s): Tobias Churton
Publisher: Inner Traditions, Year: 24 Oct 2012, Size: 497 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 2396025

Problem Structuring Approaches for the Management of Projects: Demonstrating Successful Practice

Author(s): Gary Bell, Rosane Pagano, Jon Warwick, Carlos Sato
Publisher: Springer International Publishing;Palgrave Macmillan, Year: 2019, Size: 5 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2311013

Framing Big Data: A Linguistic and Discursive Approach

Author(s): Maria Cristina Paganoni
Publisher: Palgrave Pivot, Year: 2019, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2394091

Aws Certified Developer Official Study Guide: Associate (Dva-C01) Exam

Author(s): Nick Alteen, Jennifer Fisher, Casey Gerena, Wes Gruver, Asim Jalis, Heiwad Osman, Marife Pagan, Santosh Patlolla, Michael Roth
Publisher: Sybex, Year: 2019, Size: 29 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2403020

Mycorrhizal Fungi in South America

Author(s): Marcela C. Pagano, Mónica A. Lugo
Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Year: 2019, Size: 11 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2407726

Hegel, Logic and Speculation

Author(s): Paolo Diego Bubbio; Alessandro De Cesaris; Maurizio Pagano; Hager Weslati
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic, Year: 2019, Size: 422 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 2412774

Principles of Biostatistics

Author(s): Marcello Pagano, Kimberlee Gauvreau
Publisher: Chapman and Hall/CRC, Year: 2018, Size: 330 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2208806

Please note that this booklist is not final. Some books are truly record-breakers according to Chicago Tribune, others are written by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant resources you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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