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Top 12 Jakob Böhme Quotes

By |2019-09-14T04:12:28+03:00September 14th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Jakob Böhme was a German philosopher, Christian mystic, and Lutheran Protestant theologian. Jakob Böhme was considered an original thinker by many of his contemporaries within the Lutheran tradition, and his first book, commonly known as Aurora, caused a great scandal. Böhme was born on 24 [...]

14 Simone Weil Quotes

By |2019-07-05T03:40:05+03:00July 5th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Simone Weil was a French philosopher, mystic, and political activist. Weil was born in her parents' apartment in Paris on 3 February 1909. After her graduation from formal education, she became a teacher. She taught intermittently throughout the 1930s, taking several breaks due to poor [...]

The Emerald Tablets – A 38,000 Year Old Mysterious Text

By |2019-02-12T22:18:11+03:00October 17th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , |

Even a little bit of research into the mysterious text we call the Emerald Tablets will quickly leave you baffled. While the translations reveal ancient secrets once known only by Hermetic Magicians, Alchemists and other Initiates, the origins of this work are not so clear at [...]

What is Religious Experience?

By |2019-01-09T18:14:26+03:00September 12th, 2018|Categories: Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A religious experience (sometimes known as a spiritual experience, sacred experience, or mystical experience) is a subjective experience which is interpreted within a religious framework. The concept originated in the 19th century, as a defense against the growing rationalism of Western society. William James popularised [...]