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Mysticism

a studyof its nature, cognitive value and moral implications

by William J. Wainwright

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Published by Harvester Press in Brighton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mysticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p234-242.- Includes index.

    StatementWilliam J. Wainwright.
    SeriesHarvester studies in philosophy -- 29
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL625
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv,245p. ;
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15153099M
    ISBN 100710800622

    The Mystic mage must thus be a patient and relatively uncompetitive philosopher. Philo also taught the need to bring together the contemplative focus of the Stoics and Essenes with the active Mysticism book of virtue and community worship found in Platonism and the Therapeutae. The goal Mysticism book Upanishadic Yoga was to realize the identity of the personal self with the cosmic self, or atmanand the identity of atman with brahmanor the divine essence. In Tantric mysticism the body of the deity may be visualized as being composed of alphabetic letters or as assuming a specific posture—holding a jar of nectar or a book, for example. Every sincere seeker who truly longs to scale the mountain of Truth should read the Upanishads, for in few other sacred texts can we find such clear and simple instructions to guide the feet of the traveller on the path to the Light.

    Gargoyles have mastered the art of magic called Mysticism book. Today, many well-known celebrities have popularized a new age pop-psychology distortion of kabbalah I have heard it derisively referred to as "crap-balah". Mysticism book de Lubicz, he has not only made the ancient Egyptian sciences of art, architecture, mathematics, geometry and philosophy comprehensible to the lay reader who knows little or nothing about these subjects, but provided the serious occult student with a wealth of hitherto scarce and invaluable information on the hidden wisdom of ancient Egypt. Mysticism thus becomes seen as a personal matter of cultivating inner states of tranquility and equanimity, which, rather than seeking to transform the world, serve to accommodate the individual to the status quo through the alleviation of anxiety and stress.

    The true Mysticism book of God is so transcendent that it cannot be described, except with reference to what it is not. They consist of, in descending order, Keter the crownChokhmah wisdomBinah intuition, understandingChesed mercy or Gedulah greatnessGevurah strengthTiferet gloryNetzach victoryHod majestyYesod foundation and Malkut sovereignty. Mysticism is an integral part of Chasidic Judaismfor example, and passages from kabbalistic sources are routinely included in traditional prayer books. None of these explanations is truly satisfactory taken by itself.


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