Category: Metaphysics

By Steve Blamires

ISBN-10: 1908011572

ISBN-13: 9781908011572

this can be the 1st complete interpretation of a whole historic Celtic legend, "The conflict of Moytura'" that unearths the main points and wealth of data contained therein at the old Celtic magical and religious method. The legend is defined in complete on its 3 interlinking degrees - actual, psychological and religious. each one part of the publication provides functional routines and meditations that allow the reader to discover the keys to unencumber, comprehend and utilise different such historical Celtic legends.
Steve Blamires, born into the Celtic culture within the West of Scotland, has been educating and passing down his indigenous Celtic culture for nearly 40 years and is a famous speaker and instructor of the traditional knowledge of the Gaelic Celts.

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By Alexander R. Pruss

ISBN-10: 0521184398

ISBN-13: 9780521184397

ISBN-10: 052185959X

ISBN-13: 9780521859592

the primary of adequate cause (PSR) says that every one contingent evidence should have rationalization. during this 2006 quantity, which used to be the 1st at the subject within the English language in approximately part a century, Alexander Pruss examines the important philosophical matters raised through the main cause. Discussing quite a few kinds of the PSR and chosen historic episodes, from Parmenides, Leibnez, and Hume, Pruss defends the declare that each actual contingent proposition should have an evidence opposed to significant objections, together with Hume's imaginability argument and Peter van Inwagen's argument that the PSR involves modal fatalism. Pruss additionally presents a couple of confident arguments for the PSR, according to issues as varied because the metaphysics of life, counterfactuals and modality, unfavourable motives, and the typical applicability of the PSR. in addition, Pruss exhibits how the PSR could enhance the dialogue in a couple of disparate fields, together with meta-ethics and the philosophy of mathematics.

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By Michael J Roads

ISBN-10: 0985604840

ISBN-13: 9780985604844

Over two decades have handed seeing that Michael Roads has written the 2 best-selling books speaking with Nature and trip Into Nature. This ebook is ready a twin trip: the adventure and insights won in the lively fields of Nature and humanity – and Michael’s trip via disappointment, grief and loss lower than the suggestions of the very individual for whom he used to be grieving.

"Through the Eyes of affection is ready seeing lifestyles in a truly diverse and new means. I needed to examine that searching through the eyes of Pan used to be almost like searching through the eyes of affection. And this used to be now not a simple lesson! Pan is neither a metaphysical Being, neither is Pan a horned goat/man. Pan is the Spirit of Nature. Pan lives inside no identified fact framework that applies to existence within the manner we all know it, and but, splendidly . . . Pan is my teacher.

Looking at existence in vigorous phrases, during the Eyes of affection is likely one of the most fun adventures i've got ever undertaken. I describe my stories to the easiest of my skill. it's not effortless to explain metaphysical reports that experience little reference to linear time or the ideals that we practice to existence. or perhaps with our separation-based language." Michael J Roads

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By Franz Bardon,Gerhard Hanswille

ISBN-10: 1885928149

ISBN-13: 9781885928146

In the foremost to the real Kabbalah, Franz Bardon demonstrates that mysticism of letters and numbers, the genuine Kabbalah, is a common instructing of significant antiquity and intensity. through the a while, adepts of each time and position have accomplished the top degrees of magical attainment during the figuring out of sound, colour, quantity and vibration as embodied within the Kabbalah. This ebook, the 3rd in Franz Bardon’s extraordinary textual content of airtight magic, is not anything lower than a pragmatic advisor to such attainment. utilizing the typical German alphabet, Bardon publications the reader via ever larger degrees of Kabbalistic success. No different on hand textual content finds as nice a intensity of Kabbalistic knowledge or presents the reader with as a lot useful education. even though meant essentially as a operating textual content in the event you have accomplished Bardon’s first and moment volumes, Initiation into Hermetics and The perform of Magical Evocation, the current paintings stands by itself, or even these with out the needful historical past in functional Hermetics might be occupied with the author’s highbrow trip throughout the mysticism of Tantric India, Tibet, the Hebrew Kabbalah, and the traditional assets of the Western magical tradition.

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By E. J. Lowe

ISBN-10: 0198236832

ISBN-13: 9780198236832

ISBN-10: 0199244995

ISBN-13: 9780199244997

Lowe argues during this attention-grabbing new learn that metaphysics might be restored to centrality in philosophy, because the so much basic type of inquiry, whose findings underpin these of all different disciplines. He portrays metaphysics as charting the probabilities of lifestyles, through making a choice on the types of being and the family members among them. He then units out his personal metaphysical approach, with which he seeks to respond to a number of the so much vexed questions in philosophy.

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By Xavier Zubiri,Juan Carlos Infante Gómez

ISBN-10: 8490551278

ISBN-13: 9788490551271

Este ensayo clásico de Zubiri constituye una de las mejores introducciones a su filosofía. Publicado ahora por primera vez en edición separada, permitirá al lector apreciar en todo su valor los angeles originaria formulación de l. a. inspiration de religación, los angeles cual constituye, a su vez, el inicio de l. a. evolución intelectual del pensador vasco hacia esa metafísica de lo genuine que determina l. a. plena madurez de su pensamiento.

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By Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka

ISBN-10: 9400748000

ISBN-13: 9789400748002

The vintage perception of human transcendental awareness assumes its self-supporting existential prestige in the horizon of life-world, nature and earth. Yet this assumed absoluteness doesn't entail the character of its powers, neither their constitutive force.  This latter demand an existential resource achieving past the generative life-world network.  Transcendental recognition, having misplaced its absolute prestige (its element of reference) it's the function of the trademarks to put down the harmonious positioning within the cosmic sphere of the all, developing an unique starting place of phenomenology within the primogenital ontopoiesis of life.​

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By Maurizia Boscagli

ISBN-10: 1623562252

ISBN-13: 9781623562250

ISBN-10: 1623562686

ISBN-13: 9781623562687

Stuff, the hoard of teenage items that have shed their commodity glamor yet which we refuse to recycle, flashes up in fiction, movies and images as fascinating, unruly reminder of the way humans and topic are intertwined. Stuff is glossy materiality out of bounds that refuses to be contained through the western semiotic procedure. It declines its function because the everlasting sidekick of the topic, and is therefore the correct foundation for a counter-narrative of materiality in flux. Can this type of narrative, built by way of the recent materialism, reinvigorate the classical materialist account of human alienation from commodities lower than capital? through transferring the dialogue of materiality towards the cultured and the typical, the booklet either embraces and demanding situations the undertaking of latest materialism. It argues that subject has a politics, and that its new plasticity deals a persevered threat of critique.

Stuff Theory's 5 chapters illustrate the intermittent flashes of contemporary 'minor' materiality in twentieth-century modernity as style, reminiscence item, litter, domestic décor, and waste in quite a lot of texts: Benjamin's essays, Virginia Woolf's and Elfriede Jelinek's fiction, Rem Koolhaas' feedback, Twenties German images and the cinema of Tati, Bertolucci, and Mendes. to name the commodified, ebullient materiality the ebook tracks stuff, is to foreground its plastic and transformative energy, its fluidity and its ability to generate occasions. Stuff conception interrogates the political worth of stuff's instability. It investigates the opportunity of stuff to revitalize the oppositional strength of the object.

Stuff Theory strains a family tree of materiality: flashpoints of 1 type of minor topic in a succession of cultural moments. It asserts that during tradition, stuff turns into a rallying aspect for a brand new critique of capital, which continuously works to reassign stuff to a subaltern place. Stuff isn't really in simple terms unruly: it turns into the terrain on which a brand new relation among humans and topic should be built.

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By Asenath Mason,Holger Kliemannel,Christiane Kliemannel,Frater Eremor,Stefan Papp,Frater Pandagaz247

ISBN-10: 3939459666

ISBN-13: 9783939459668

Der linkshändige Pfad, der "Pfad der Selbstvergöttlichung", hat eine ältere culture als sein Gegenstück,entstammt er noch der frühesten part der menschlichen Evolution. Die ophidischen Traditionen vonAfrika, die drakonische Kulte des Alten Ägypten und die tantrischen Systeme aus Indien gelten als dieUrsprünge dieses Pfades.
In diesem Buch kommen moderne Vertreter des linkshändigen Pfades zu Wort. Neben theoretischen Abhandlungen finden praxisbezogene Übungen wie Rituale Platz in diesem Sammelband illustrer Gestalten,dass nicht selten voller Humor ist.
Aus dem Inhalt (Änderungen vorbehalten):Vama Marg - Der Pfad der Linken Hand von Thomas LückewerthEin Herz für Tantra von Jan FriesYezidi von Frater EremorEtz Chajim und Ha-ilan ha-izon: Der Baum des Lebens und der Baum des Todes - Eine kurzeEinführung in die kabbalistische Lehre von den Sephiroth und Qliphoth von Christiane & HolgerKliemannelSufismus - Ein Zugang zum Linken Pfad? von Frater LaShTal-NHSHDer drakonische Pfad - Eine Einführung von Asenath MasonSalja Heljar - Auf dem Weg zur Hel von Daemon SutekSutuach von Frater EremorBöses um böses zu bekämpfen - Eine kurze Untersuchung des assyrischen Dämons Pazuzu vonHolger KliemannelBaphomet! - Auf den Spuren einesMysteriums von Deyemon & Frater Lux TenebrarumSamael von Asenath Mason

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By John O'Loughlin

ISBN-10: 1500922420

ISBN-13: 9781500922429

Progressing via a few 126 cycles of essayistic aphorisms and/or aphoristic essays, everlasting existence ... brings John O’Loughlin’s philosophy to a theosophical head in what's arguably probably the most thematically rigorous of all his cyclical works and person who, so we think, may still stand close to the conceptual apex of his oeuvre, as he either sums up and elaborates on and/or revaluates (transvaluates?) earlier truths ‘with a view to advancing the reason for everlasting existence in an international that's nonetheless, lamentably, all too temporal!’ - So Mr O’Loughlin wrote almost immediately after finishing this huge undertaking, subtitled ‘Supernotes from Beyond’, in 1995; even supposing his oeuvre was once to embody one other sixty or so works and much outstrip a lot of the fabric accrued jointly the following, in what he took, on the time, to be a beautiful conclusive assertion. – A Centretruths editorial.

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