The Essential Rene Guenon: Metaphysical Principles, Traditional Doctrines, and the Crisis of Modernity (English Edition) eBook: Rene Guenon, John Herlihy. This is the web page of the book “The Essential René Guénon: Metaphysics, Tradition, and the Crisis of Modernity,” edited by John Herlihy. The book represents. As regards the early part of the life of Rene Guenon our knowledge is very limited because of his extreme reticence. His objectivity, which is one aspect of his.

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“The Essential René Guénon: Metaphysics, Tradition, and the Crisis of Modernity”

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Iulia rated it it was amazing Dec 27, John rated it it was ok Dec 01, Wikiquote has quotations related to: Paths to the Heart James S. Henry rated it it was amazing Dec 30, Known for his discourses on the intellectual and spiritual bankruptcy of the modern world, symbolism, tradition, and the inner or spiritual dimension of religion, this book is a compilation of his esential important writings.


Rather, he was to protect the tradition from outside invaders and threats. His Life Based on the Earliest Sources.

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Matti rated it really liked it Nov 04, We Are the Angels. Some illustrations would have been nice, especially in the sections dealing with sacred symbolism, and one can always imagine a fancier format — something along the lines of the Penguin Classics Deluxe Editions — but these are minor points. Get to Know Us.

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To Guenon, who was the “founder” of what many have termed the Perennialist or Traditionalist school of thought, this multiplicity without purpose has resulted from a gradual descent in spiritual consciousness.

Recently, I found myself with some forced leisure on my hands, so I decided to make use of it by reading through the works of Rene Guenon in English, as published by Sophia Perennis. The Hindu World; and 4.

The Fundamental Wisdom of the Middle Way. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? The very message to return to the primordial path is itself a call to realize that all true religion is of the Divine Essence, and that the different paths have been revealed to a diverse world that varies in its circumstances, contexts and environmental conditions.


Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. Noble Faces, Strong Voices: These are precisely some members of the “inner circle” of the H. A key component of his thought was the assertion that universal truths manifest themselves in various forms in the world’s religions and his writings on Hinduism, Taoism, and Sufism are particularly illuminating in this regard.

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Detalhes do produto Formato: While tradition does not need an external and legalistic authority figure to give it life, it must be noted that traditional societies are often hierarchical societies Guenon, See if you have enough points for this item.

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