Hinduism

East and West

In East and West Guénon diagnoses the fundamental ‘abnormality’ of Western civilization vis-a-vis the traditional civilizations of the East, suggests avenues by which the West might be ‘re-oriented’ toward the fundamental metaphysical principles it has largely abandoned, and […..]

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Eastern Light in Western Eyes

Marty Glass’s acclaimed book Yuga: An Anatomy of our Fate, was published by Sophia Perennis in 2001. He now gives us perhaps his most beautiful and thoughtful gift, reminding us that the world is woven of the infinite […..]

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Heartbeats of Hinduism

We have here a collection of what the author called ‘affirmations’. I am satisfied that that they could only have emerged from direct experience, and this also is the author’s claim. What is this ‘direct experience’? The […..]

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Introduction to the Study of the Hindu Doctrines

René Guénon’s first book, Introduction to the Study of Hindu Doctrines, came (in the words of the eminent scholar S.H. Nasr) ‘like a sudden burst of lightning, an abrupt intrusion into the modern world of a body of […..]

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Man and His Becoming According to the Vedanta

Man and His Becoming according to the Vedanta is Guénon’s central exposition of traditional metaphysics, companion to his other two great works in this genre: The Symbolism of the Cross and The Multiple States of the Being. Guénon held […..]

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Ramana Maharshi and the Path of Self-Knowledge

Arthur Osborne has packed into this small volume all of the essential information relating to the life and teachings of Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi (1879-1950). The extraordinary teachings of Sri Ramana Maharshi continue to bless the lives […..]

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Studies in Hinduism

Studies in Hinduism consists of articles published posthumously, to which has been added a separate study, Eastern Metaphysics, the text of a lecture delivered at the Sorbonne. In this work Guénon completes his presentation of Hindu metaphysics, which […..]

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The Collected Works of Ramana Maharshi

This is the definitive authorized (tenth, revised) edition of the works of Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi, containing almost everything written by him, both his inspired compositions and a collection of translations from ancient Advaitic texts, which together […..]

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