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Memories (video clips) of Martin Lings by Michon and Petitpierre
Exploring "Timeless in Time" - a biography of Sri Ramana Maharshi
The Universal Spirit of Islam: Keys for Interfaith Understanding
The Fullness of God: Frithjof Schuon on Christianity
Ernest Thompson Seton explains "The Gospel of the Redman"
Paul Goble's World: Native Americans' relationship to all created beings
Interview with Frithjof Schuon - on Primordiality
The Sermon of All Creation: Christians on Nature
Quranic perspective on the nature of man: Video clips of Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf
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What are the foundations of Christian art?

"The art that springs from a genuinely Christian inspiration is derived from certain images of the Christ and of the Virgin that have a miraculous origin. The craft traditions continue alongside it, and they become Christian by adoption; they are none the less sacred in character, in the sense that their creative methods embody a primordial wisdom that responds spontaneously to the spiritual truths of Christianity. These two currents, the traditional art of icon painting and the craft traditions, together with certain liturgical music evolved from a Pythagorean inheritance, are the only elements in Christian civilization that deserve to be called 'sacred art.'"
The Virgin of Vladimir, 12th century
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