Adyar on-line is Australia's leading mind, body, spirit bookshop specialising in metaphysical and alternative books.
We have access to many titles in subject areas such as astrology, paganism, buddhism, eastern medicine, health, psychology, mythology, self-help/psychology, spirit teachings, western mysteries, yoga, and many more.
What Does Adyar Mean?
Roughly translated, Adyar means 'peace'. It is the name of a river in Chennai, India and the international headquarters of The Theosophical Society which is situated on its banks.
Who Owns Adyar?
The brand name Adyar Bookshop is owned by The Blavatsky Lodge of The Theosophical Society, which is a not-for-profit organisation. A part of the proceeds from sales on this website are used by the Lodge to support the Objects of The Theosophical Society through the Lodge's lecture and study programs, and The Adyar Lending Library. The Blavatsky Lodge and the Adyar Library are located on the 3rd floor, 484 Kent St, Sydney NSW 2000 Australia. The website of the Lodge provides information about the Objects of The Theosophical Society, Lodge activities and theosophy. The address is www.tssydney.org.au and email is firstname.lastname@example.org. The website is managed by Phoenix Distribution.
What is the Theosophical Society?
The Theosophical Society is an international, not-for-profit organisation whose Objects are to promote brotherhood without discrimination, and to encourage the study of comparative religion, philosophy and science, so that we can better understand ourselves and our place in the universe. The Society has no dogma and stands for freedom of individual search and belief.