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The Tenth Insight: Holding the Vision (Celestine Prophecy #2)

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This exciting sequel to The Celestine Prophecy transports you through portals into other dimensions to memories of other centuries to the moment before our conception to the passage of death and the life review we must all face and to the love filled afterlife.
Paperback, 256 pages
Published December 1st 1998 by Grand Central Publishing (first published 1996)
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Jan 10, 2009 Kimberly rated it it was ok
We can will and create almost anything we wish, but real fulfillment comes only when we first tune into our inner direction and divine guidance.

Real healing takes place when we can envision a new kind of future for ourselves that excites us.

Inspiration is what keeps us well.

Self-imposed hell. There is no conspiratorial evil in the world, no satanic plot to which we fall prey - there is only human fear, and the bizarre ways that humans try to ward it off. References to Satan are a metaphor, a sym
Oct 27, 2012 Greg rated it it was amazing
Shelves: spiritual
I found The Tenth Insight to be even more powerful than The Celestine Prophecy. Putting all of the spiritual lessons we have learned to work and keeping our vibration high will take practice, but the more confident and solid we are in our knowing of our paths, the stronger we will be. Throuth this allegory, of sorts, Redfield has described how it can work, even with the dark trying to close in. Light and love is always the answer.
Sarah Wellington
Dec 26, 2009 Sarah Wellington rated it it was amazing
Now why did I chose this life experience? To enter into a family that would abandon me, sexual abuse, child abuse... co-dependant relationships? Yes.. I see so that I would evolve from a consciouness of fear to a consciousness of Love. To reunite with All That Is. To show the way of the Dragon.
Definately read this one.
Jun 25, 2017 Paul rated it really liked it
Shelves: hope, philosophy
This book did not provide me with more answers to life. Instead, it left me with more questions. Personally, I've discovered it's the "questions" that I cherish most, more so than hoping for a discovery, a revelation. I don't expect I'll ever have those answers about life's journey even if I lived many lifetimes. That's okay. I remember back in my college days when one of my professors said, " when you graduate and discover that you have more questions than answers than when you first came here, ...more
Mar 07, 2013 Matthew rated it did not like it
Actual note found inside a library copy of this book, so I'm posting it for posterity and giving it one star. Judging from the movie adaptation that I watched a few years ago, I would have to agree with the reviewer below.-MC

"Dear Cheryl,

The Tenth Insight soon lost me. After page 130 I had trouble making sense of it. I could follow connecting with the spiritual energy within. I could follow Redfield's being mad at what the white man did to the Indian, and building that into his story. But curing
Apr 19, 2009 Jeanna rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
I loved the Celestine Prophecy so much that I had to get this book. I tried to read it back in 2006 and couldn't get all the way through it. I have tried again this past month and am down to the last 50 pages or so, but have put it down again in favor of several other recommended books.

This book does not grip me the way Celestine did; it seems forced and a little too out there for me. I don't walk away feeling "enlightened" or feeling like I can relate to it.
♥Nora♥ (Angel)
Sep 30, 2015 ♥Nora♥ (Angel) rated it really liked it
Our greatest mistake, in my opinion, is to think that human spirituality is somehow already understood and established...
Sep 25, 2008 Breakdown rated it did not like it
Recommends it for: People that like to read poop-on-a-page
Shelves: garbage
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May 26, 2009 Christina rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: No one
Recommended to Christina by: A couple of people
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Jun 15, 2015 Kim rated it really liked it
A very insightful (no pun intended) book.
The Tenth Insight is very complex, as it involves several different things at the same time:

- Recognition of more than the physical (Earthly) dimension – similar to the second insight
- Remembering who one is via one’s birth vision –what is your mission on Earth? – and whether one is focused enough and disciplined enough respectively, to fulfilling the birth vision and bringing it about
- Recognizing in remembering one’s birth vision that one also has a bi
Mar 28, 2007 Tara rated it liked it
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The reality of the Life Review is becoming part of our every day understanding. We know that after death, we have to look at our lives again; and we’re going to agonize over every missed opportunity, over every case in which we failed to act. This knowledge is contributing to our determination to pursue every intuitive image that comes to mind, and keep it firmly in awareness. We’re living life in a more deliberate way. We don’t want to miss a single important event. We don’t want
May 28, 2012 debra added it
extremely interesting book full of spiritual knowledge, including our birth vision, earth vision. and soul groups where we re-incarnate with the same family and friends over and over but with different roles such as i am some ones daughter in this lifetime but next i might be my mothers mother and she will be my daughter..fasinating. also animals how they represent a part of ourselves and different meanings for each animal when we see them examples seeing a hare means they are pointing out a dir ...more
Jul 11, 2008 josey rated it liked it
Shelves: spirituality
This book was a continuation of The Celestine Prophecy. It didn't quite hold my interest as much as the first--I think mainly because it didn't seem as concise in its points. There was also much more VERY long one-sided conversations/explanations which to me, took away from the adventure and excitement of the story.

If you read The Celestine Prophecy, you know this series is fiction, yet based on a non-fiction premise, and for me this came out more in The Tenth Insight with all the explaining the
Feb 10, 2009 Adrienna rated it it was ok
Listening to it on audio tapes. Stopped on cassette 5 out of 7. I saw the movie, Celestine Prophecy, which took me on a spiritual, emotional rollercoaster...and was a great flick. I thought the book would offer more, only some input on the different insights and how it concides with the spiritual realm and after-life ancestral aspects...he tries to explain in this audiobook series. As a Christian, not sure if I can receive the Eastern religious beliefs and afterlife is able to connect with our e ...more
Jun 22, 2010 Jordan rated it liked it
This is the sequel to the Celestine Prophecy. It is more philosophical and less plot oriented, but unfortunately the philosophy, on the whole, is more esoteric and less interesting. The metaphysics of "The Afterlife" are questionable to me, and the "10th Insight" is not very clear. I wouldn't particularly recommend this to anyone unless they loved the Celestine Prophecy and are looking to be inspired to continue to pay attention to meaningful coincidences in their lives.
Saman Kashi
كتاب (بصيرت دهم) ادامهي كتاب (پيشگويي آسماني) است. به عقيدهي نويسنده هر موجودي كه به جهان ميآيد، با نيتي پاك پا به عالم هستي ميگذارد. از آغاز حتي پيش از آنكه نطفهي موجودي بسته شود همه چيز بر او آشكار است. ولادت يك انسان دور از پاكي و خلوص نيست، اما پس از پاگذاردن به دنياي مادي و نشو و نما به تدريج اهداف راستين به دست فراموشي سپرده ميشود و آدمي در قيد و بند دلبستگيهاي پست مادي اسير ميشود ...more
Apr 07, 2012 Graham rated it did not like it
Perhaps I should have read this immediately after reading the Celestine Prophecy..this follow up book was a bit strange to me and I found it very difficult to get through. The message that Redfield is trying to express is lost (at least to me) in this bizarre, a-bit-to-imaginative-tale. I would not recommend this book.
A.J. Aaron
Oct 14, 2011 A.J. Aaron rated it really liked it
An exciting, revealing, motivating book that wasn't meant as a motivating book. An aid in exploring oneself. A book about the changes some people are experiencing in this day and age. The increased consciousness and the chance happenings and meeting of people. An extension of Carl Jung’s Synchronisity theory
Oct 07, 2010 Andrea rated it did not like it
Bought this remembering how i enjoyed the first one, and hoping to motivate me into reading didn't. I really didn't like it, don't know if it was because it wasn't nearly as good as the celestian prophecy, or maybe I was just older...a lot older ;-)
Hjartasteinn Writer
j'ai préféré La Prophétie des Andes, mais la dixième révélation introduit de nouvelles notions intéressantes. Cependant les explications peuvent parfois traîner en longueurs et il m'a fallu beaucoup de concentration pour suivre avec attention les longues pages sur l'Après-Vie, les leçons de vie...
Venus Blue
May 16, 2017 Venus Blue rated it it was amazing
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Sylvain Bérubé
J'ai adoré la prophétie des Andes, mais pas cette suite: l'idée principale qu'elle présente m'apparaît manquer de substance, tout comme le récit d'aventure servant de toile de fond pour la présenter.
Sheryl Burns
Nov 29, 2016 Sheryl Burns rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition

Perfect for anyone trying to understand who they are and why they are here... or who are struggling with Spirituality in there life.
Pakantji Oekoer
Jun 01, 2017 Pakantji Oekoer rated it really liked it
Shelves: fiction
Enjoying this book after reading The Celestine Prophecy. It is kindly like a new age mission? I am not sure about this, but it is very related with what I learned in transpersonal psychology.

Deborah A. Morrison
May 18, 2017 Deborah A. Morrison rated it it was amazing
Deep and insightful. Great message!
Mar 19, 2017 Neal rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition

Just the synchronicities that occurred while reading this book... They were uncanny... As if someone was using the book to really teach me in life. This book is connected. I know this with out doubt.
RW Erskine
Jan 16, 2017 RW Erskine rated it it was amazing
again, very insightful,
a must read for everyone
Purevtsengel Luvsandandar
Mar 11, 2017 Purevtsengel Luvsandandar rated it really liked it
Well, quite interesting point of view depicted here. Nice enough reading
Moni Harwell
Feb 24, 2017 Moni Harwell rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Just finished. Definitely applies to our times now.

I read the Celestine Prophecy back in the 90's. And recently it was brought back to my attention. I rediscovered it & the the 10th insight. It is a good follow through of the first book.
Jul 28, 2014 Charmin rated it really liked it
Shelves: spiritual
1. They must seek to integrate the best of the rest. Mission that we know is in our hearts to be done.

2. Imagine ourselves already traveling there to the place and arriving there. The point of this method is to see how easily the journey can be visualized. If you can see yourself going there easily, then that means it’s a good idea. If the desired images are difficult to see or fail to appear altogether, we should take precautionary measures.

3. It’s a lot harder to follow your intui
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James Redfield is the author of The Celestine Prophecy and The Tenth Insight. He writes widely on the topic of human spiritual awareness and is active in the worldwide effort to save our last remaining wilderness areas. James lives with his wife, Salle, and cat, Meredith, in Alabama and Arizona.

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Other Books in the Series

Celestine Prophecy (4 books)
  • The Celestine Prophecy (Celestine Prophecy, #1)
  • The Secret of Shambhala: In Search of the Eleventh Insight (Celestine Prophecy, #3)
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