Archives for 2010

New Dawn 124 (January-February 2011)

The Secret Science of Mind How Positive Thinking Became a Force in the Modern World. If the Universe is “Mental” in essence, then correctly directing our thoughts could solve most problems. Richard Smoley tracks the rise of the thought power movement. Thoughts Have Wings Dr. Robert Schoch on how the basic phenomena of telepathy has been demonstrated over and over again, and even put to practical use. The Mysterious Kybalion People who have spent time grazing in metaphysical bookshops may … [Read more...]

New Dawn 124 (January-February 2011) Released

Dear Friends Our website has been updated with the latest issue of New Dawn magazine. You can now download the e-book (PDF) version of this issue focusing on the secret science of mind. Mitch Horowitz, author of the widely acclaimed book Occult America, says the articles "dealing with the 'Secret Science of Mind' are excellent, and the topic is made even livelier by the additional pieces on The Kybalion, telepathy, and 'Thought Forms'... the contributors captured the most intriguing areas of … [Read more...]

One Soul, Many Bodies: The Case for Reincarnation

By J. ALLAN DANELEK — What happens to us when we die? It’s a question everyone eventually asks themselves at some point in their life. It transcends racial, social, political, economic and gender lines, making it the one question common to all human beings whether we like it or not. Yet ever since the first men and woman began pondering their mortality a hundred thousand years ago, the answer has eluded us. What does happen when we die? What becomes of our soul, our mind, our personality – … [Read more...]

Holiday Greetings from New Dawn

As 2010 draws to a close, we would like to wish you and your family a wonderful festive season. From all of us at New Dawn magazine, please enjoy this article as we share the true spirit of Christmas. … [Read more...]

New Dawn Special Issue 14

Reincarnation, the Afterlife & Near-Death Experiences . INSIDE: One Soul, Many Bodies The Case for Reincarnation By J. Allan Danelek The Church's Biggest Lie The Missing Link in Christianity By Benjamin Seiler The Facts on Near-Death Experiences An Australian Perspective By Michael Visser Messages From The Light Near-Death Experiences & Communication from the Other Side By Christophor Coppes Does Consciousness Depend on the Brain? Challenging the Assumptions of … [Read more...]

Cheating the Ferryman: A New Paradigm of Existence?

By ANTHONY PEAKE — What happens when we die? This is the ultimate question and one that we still have no real answer. From the first few moments that man became a self-aware being he has pondered upon this mystery. Every culture has attempted an explanation, and it is reasonable to conclude that all religions exist to give an account of what happens at that moment and, more importantly, where does the person go after their body dies. One of the most enduring myths is that of the Ancient … [Read more...]

The Great Cholesterol Deception

By Dr. PETER DINGLE — Millions of Australians are prescribed cholesterol-lowering drugs – statins like Pravachol®, Zocor® and Lipitor® – each year at a cost of more than $1 billion dollars with very little, if any, benefit. In the US, some 40 million people currently take statins at a cost of more than $3.00 per pill, more than $1,000 per year, totalling more than $40 billion a year. While there are many exaggerated claims and a lot of hype about the benefits of statins, there are also many … [Read more...]

The Bible: Myth or History?

By RICHARD SMOLEY — Every civilisation needs a myth; but woe to the civilisation whose myth has been found wanting. That is the position of Christianity today. It came to ascendance at a time when the myths of Greece and Rome had lost their credibility. The pagans themselves laughed at the stories of their gods; Plato sought to censor them. Christianity triumphed because it offered its sacred scriptures not as myth but as fact. Mystical adepts had always known that the stories in the Bible … [Read more...]

New Dawn 123 (November-December 2010)

The Bible: Myth or History? Moses didn’t exist and the Exodus never took place? Little by little, explains Richard Smoley, the Bible’s validity as a source of historical fact has been eroded. God’s Forgotten Wife Did God have a wife? Richard Smoley investigates the archaeological and biblical evidence that the ancient Israelites worshipped a feminine deity alongside Yahweh. Goddesses, Yes – Goddess No! The Feminine & the Multicentred God Image. Dr. Stephan Hoeller examines the … [Read more...]

A New Theory for the Great Pyramid: How Science is Changing Our View of the Past

By EDWARD F. MALKOWSKI Of all the chambers in the Great Pyramid, the subterranean chamber is the largest, as well as the most mysterious. It is 46 feet long, 27 feet wide, hewn into the limestone bedrock, and difficult to describe. The descending passageway’s entrance to the subterranean chamber is near the floor at the northeast corner. A six-foot-wide square pit shaped like a funnel has been tunnelled in the middle of the floor, near the east wall. This square-shaped pit is actually the … [Read more...]