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Insights into the early Christian Desert Fathers and Mothers
Spiritual Masters - East & West Series
Interview with Frithjof Schuon - on Primordiality
Martin Lings: Video Clips on his Early Spiritual Influences
Every Branch In Me: Who are we as "human" beings?
What bridges exist between Christianity and Islam?
How can we understand Native American traditions?
William C. Chittick explores "The Sufi Doctrine of Rumi"
Science and the Myth of Progress
Memories (video clips) of Martin Lings by Michon and Petitpierre
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Schuon is known as a philosopher in the literal sense of the word, a “lover of wisdom.” It is a wisdom that is inseparable from a sense of the sacred, which is the unique prerogative of humankind. The diverse subjects covered by these essays include a discussion on the symbolism of the human body, an outline of spiritual anthropology as well as a chapter on the structure and universality of the conditions of existence.



Underlying this diversity of topics, is a perspective that combines mathematical rigor with a kind of musical profundity. The entry of the Absolute into the world of time and space gives birth to the traditional worlds, the great Revelations that manifest in so many ways both Divine Unity and human immortality. As Schuon writes, “the man for whom each Message is providentially destined must recognize in it what is best in himself; he cannot escape the truth of his call any more than he can escape existentially the reality of his heart."
From the Divine to the Human, by Frithjof Schuon
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