Sign In . Don't have a World Wisdom ID? Sign Up

   Limit Search to: Advanced Search
OR



A Definition of the Perennial Philosophy
Science and the Myth of Progress
Ernest Thompson Seton explains "The Gospel of the Redman"
Memories (video clips) of Martin Lings by Michon and Petitpierre
Books about Buddhism
The Perennial Philosophy Series
What are the "Foundations of Christian Art?"
Where to look to "see God Everywhere"?
Books on Hinduism
William C. Chittick explores "The Sufi Doctrine of Rumi"
Jean-Claude Petitpierre’s life and work
This site includes Jean-Claude Petitpierre’s biography, photos, film clips, and more.
Jean-Claude Petitpierre
Jean-Claude  Petitpierre
Detailed Information on Jean-Claude Petitpierre
Biography
Film clips with the Author

Biography of Jean-Claude Petitpierre

Jean-Claude Petitpierre is a Swiss Traditionalist/Perennialist. He had long associations with Frithjof Schuon, Titus Burckhardt, Martin Lings, and other important authors of Perennialist works. Petitpierre has fulfilled a variety of functions for the United Nations, including Resident Representative of the United Nations Development Programme. He has spent many years living among, and learning from, Hindu and Muslim spiritual figures. Mr. Petitpierre was interviewed for some videoclips on the life and legacy of Martin Lings and a number of topics related to the perennial philosophy.

Jean-Claude Petitpierre Film Clips film clip holdings: 13

Get Adobe Flash player

Help
Click on a thumbnail images to view the selected film clip.
Play Full Screen.
Copy or Send a Link of this film clip.
Clip Title: Thomas Yellowtail
Summary: Jean-Claude Petitpierre talks about his encounters with the Crow Sun Dance chief, Thomas Yellowtail, and the personal qualities of American Indian spiritual leaders that he has met.
Total Running Time - 1 minutes 18 seconds
Low Res File Size - 3.5M
High Res File Size - 7M

 Film Clips with Jean-Claude Petitpierre (13)
Loading...
Page: of 3 pages

Funeral of Martin Lings
Jean-Claude Petitpierre speaks of the beauty of the funeral of Martin Lings in May, 2005, which took place in Lings' beloved garden in full spring bloom.
Total Running Time - 43 seconds
Low Res File Size - 2.1M
High Res File Size - 3.8M
René Guénon
Jean-Claude Petitpierre describes Guénon’s role in the formation of the Traditionalist/ Perennial School.
Total Running Time - 57 seconds
Low Res File Size - 2.7M
High Res File Size - 5.4M
Ananda Coomaraswamy
Jean-Claude Petitpierre describes the significance of Ananda Coomaraswamy’s writings and their place in the Perennialist School.
Total Running Time - 25 seconds
Low Res File Size - 1.2M
High Res File Size - 2.4M
Perennialist School
Jean-Claude Petitpierre speaks of the Perennialist School and lists its most prominent authors.
Total Running Time - 40 seconds
Low Res File Size - 1.9M
High Res File Size - 3.6M
Frithjof Schuon
Jean-Claude Petitpierre describes Frithjof Schuon’s role in the Perennialist/ Traditionalist School.
Total Running Time - 35 seconds
Low Res File Size - 1.6M
High Res File Size - 3.1M



Home | Books | DVDs | Authors | eProducts | Members | Slideshows | Library | Image-Gallery | Links | About Us | Sitemap





Privacy Statement
Copyright © 2008