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Night Horizons

Night Horizons includes correspondence between the religious and philosophical poet and thinker Gerard Casey and his wife Mary (author of The Kingfisher’s Wing and Clear Shadow) and also his brother Patrick. Also included are essays on Jacob […..]

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Perspectives on Initiation

The present volume is unique in giving a comprehensive account both of the conditions of initiation and of the characteristics of organizations qualified to transmit it. The book presents such central principles as the dangers and barrenness […..]

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Philosophy and Theurgy in Late Antiquity

The ancient philosophy, in its original Orphico-Pythagorean and Platonic form, is not simply a way of life in accordance with the divine or human intellect (nous), but also the way of alchemical transformation and mystical illumination achieved […..]

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Primordial Alchemy and Modern Religion

Of all the traditional sciences it is alchemy—based as it is in metallurgy—that is directly concerned with the coming of the industrial order. In alchemical terms, modern man lives in the Ferric Age and his state is […..]

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PURE: Modernity, Philosophy, and the One

PURE: Modernity, Philosophy, and the One is an experimental work of philosophy in which the author aspires to think his way back to a ‘premodern’ worldview derived from the philosophical tradition of Platonism. To this end he […..]

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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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Reflections of Tasawwuf

Sufism is the practice of remaining aware of the real presence of God in every circumstance, until Certainty is reached. The dizzying complexity of Sufi metaphysics, the passionate beauty of Sufi poetry, and the profound Sufi science […..]

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Religion in the Modern World

Lord Northbourne had a gift for expressing the profoundest truths in simple and graceful language, and it is the publisher’s hope that his unique combination of gentleness and rigor, whether on the subject of healthy local agriculture […..]

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René Guénon and the Future of the West

This is one of two biographical introductions to Guénon currently available in English. Sophia Perennis has also published The Simple Life of René Guénon, the other biography, written shortly after Guénon’s death by his close friend and publisher […..]

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Science and Myth

In Science and Myth the author shows, in the first place, that science too has its mythology, unrecognized and unacknowledged though the fact be. These scientistic myths, however, turn out to constitute what he terms anti-myths: ‘a kind that […..]

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