Also by Marc Allen Books The Greatest Secret of All: Simple Steps to Abundance, Fulfillment, and a Life Well Lived The Millionaire Course: A Visionary Plan for Creating the Life of Your Dreams Visionary Business: An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Success The Type-Z Guide to Success: A Lazy Person’s Manifesto for Wealth and Fulfillment A Visionary Life: Conversations on Personal and Planetary Evolution The Ten Percent Solution: Simple Steps to Improving Our Lives and Our World A Two-Second Love Affair (poetry)
Spoken-Word Audio The Millionaire Course Seminar (3-CD set) The Spiritual Path to Success (audio download) Stress Reduction and Creative Meditations (1 CD) The Success with Ease Complete Course (12 audio downloads or 12-CD set)
Music Awakening Solo Flight Quiet Moments Breathe Petals
Magical Path Creating the Life of Your Dreams and A World That Works for All
Marc Allen New World Library Novato, California
New World Library 14 Pamaron Way Novato, California 94949 Copyright © 2012 by Marc Allen All rights reserved. This book may not be reproduced in whole or in part, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means — electronic, mechanical, or other — without written permission from the publisher, except by reviewers, who may quote brief passages in a review, and by bloggers or other individuals, who may quote brief passages as long as they are clearly credited to the author. The Magician Card from the Rider-Waite Tarot Deck® reproduced by permission of U.S. Games Systems, Inc., Stamford, CT 06902 USA. Copyright © 1971 by U.S. Games Systems, Inc. Further reproduction prohibited. The RiderWaite Tarot Deck® is a registered trademark of U.S. Games Systems, Inc. Text design by Tona Pearce Myers Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Allen, Mark, date. The magical path : creating the life of your dreams and a world that works for all / Marc Allen. p. cm. ISBN 978-1-60868-145-7 (pbk. : alk. paper) 1. Self-actualization (Psychology) 2. Success. 3. Affirmations. 4. Visualization. 5. Magic. I. Title. BF637.S4 A5734 133.4'3—dc23 2012024166 First printing, October 2012 ISBN 978-1-60868-145-7 Printed in Canada on 100% postconsumer-waste recycled paper New World Library is proud to be a Gold Certified Environmentally Responsible Publisher. Publisher certification awarded by Green Press Initiative. www.greenpressinitiative.org
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— Dedicated to you —
and to everyone who has taken my courses, for your love and appreciation and, best of all, never-ending miracle stories
May we be guided by Spirit every moment in our thoughts, words, and actions.
And miracles will follow miracles, and wonders will never cease, because all our expectations are for the highest good of all.
A Note to Readers xiii
0 Introduction: A Magical Path 1 A Magical Path in Today’s World 3 / The Force of Life 6 / A Word about Repetition 9 / The Essence of What I Know 10
1 Dream, Imagine, Create — The Power of the Worlds Within Us 13 Dreams Are Essential 13 / The Inner World of Imagination 14 / Three-Breath Entry 16 / Closing the Gates 16 / You Are a Pillar of Light 17 / Three Versions of the Middle Pillar Meditation 17 / Simple Middle Pillar Meditation 19 / Walking Middle Pillar Meditation 19 / Longer Middle Pillar Meditation 20 / Directing the Light Energy 23 / Circulating Energy 23 / Healing Yourself 25 / Healing Others 26 / Healing Others at a Distance 30 / Attracting Money and Abundance 31 / Helping Others 32 / Resolving Problems 34 / Your Inner Sanctuary and Inner Guide 36 / The Power of Your Ideal Scene 39 / Ideal Scene Meditation 40 / Short
Meditation for Your Ideal Scene 42 / Taking Care of Yourself and Your World 42
2 Affirming the Dream — The Power of the Spoken Word 45 In the Beginning Was the Word 45 / Affirmations Work 49 / Mira