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  • 1 Guardian of the Threshold — The Guardian of the Threshold is a menacing figure that is described by a number of leading esoteric teachers, [ Madame Blavatsky, Isis Unveiled , 1877 ] [Rudolf Steiner, “Knowledge of the Higher Worlds”, 1923] [Dion Fortune, “The Mystical… …

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  • 2 eternity — n. 1. Eternal quality. See eternal, in its various senses. 2. The eternal world, supramundane being, the supersensible order. 3. Endless duration, infinite duration …

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  • 3 metaphysics — /met euh fiz iks/, n. (used with a sing. v.) 1. the branch of philosophy that treats of first principles, includes ontology and cosmology, and is intimately connected with epistemology. 2. philosophy, esp. in its more abstruse branches. 3. the… …

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  • 4 Indian philosophy — Any of the numerous philosophical systems developed on the Indian subcontinent, including both orthodox (astika) systems, namely, the Nyaya, Vaisheshika, Samkhya, Yoga, Mimamsa, and Vedanta schools of philosophy, and unorthodox (nastika) systems …

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  • 5 Kant: Critique of Judgement — Patrick Gardiner Kant’s third Critique, the Critique of Judgement, was published in 1790 and was intended as he himself put it to bring his “entire critical undertaking to a close.” So conceived, it was certainly in part designed to build upon… …

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  • 6 Rudolf Steiner — For other people named Rudolf Steiner, see Rudolf Steiner (disambiguation). Rudolf Joseph Lorenz Steiner Full name Rudolf Joseph Lorenz Steiner Born 25(27?) February 1861 Murakirály, Austria Hungary (now Donji Kraljevec, Croatia) …

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  • 7 Jesaiah Ben-Aharon — Yeshayahu (Jesaiah) Ben Aharon (born 1955, Israel) is an Israeli philosopher who founded the kibbutz Harduf, Israel. He is married and has two children. He teaches, writes and lectures worldwide on the evolution of human consciousness in the… …

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  • 8 Philosophy — • Detailed article on the history of the love of wisdom Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Philosophy     Philosophy     † …

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  • 9 aesthetics — /es thet iks/ or, esp. Brit., /ees /, n. (used with a sing. v.) 1. the branch of philosophy dealing with such notions as the beautiful, the ugly, the sublime, the comic, etc., as applicable to the fine arts, with a view to establishing the… …

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  • 10 Empiricism — • Primarily, and in its psychological application, the term signifies the theory that the phenomena of consciousness are simply the product of sensuous experience, i.e. of sensations variously associated and arranged Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin… …

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  • 11 Ethics — • Many writers regard ethics as any scientific treatment of the moral order and divide it into theological, or Christian, ethics (moral theology) and philosophical ethics (moral philosophy) Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Ethics …

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  • 12 Max Heindel — (1865 1919) Max Heindel born Carl Louis von Grasshoff in Aarhus, Denmark on July 23, 1865 was a Christian occultist, astrologer, and mystic. He died on January 6, 1919 at Oceanside, California, United States …

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  • 13 Hegel’s Phenomenology of Spirit — Robert C.Solomon G.W.F.Hegel (1770–1831) was the greatest systematic philosopher of the nineteenth century. As a young man he followed and was (at least at first) enthusiastic about the French Revolution. Then came the Reign of Terror of 1793,… …

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  • 14 Tommaso Palamidessi — Infobox Philosopher region = Western Philosophy era = 20th century philosophy color = #B0C4DE image size = 200px image caption = name = Tommaso Palamidessi birth = February 16 1915 (Pisa, Italy) death = April 29 1983 (Rome, Italy) school… …

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  • 15 Kant’s Copernican revolution — Daniel Bonevac Immanuel Kant’s Critique of Pure Reason was to transform the philosophical world, at once bringing the Enlightenment to its highest intellectual development and establishing a new set of problems that would dominate philosophy in… …

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  • 16 Astral plane — This article is about a plane of existence. In the context of Unicode, astral characters consist of planes above the Basic Multilingual Plane. The astral plane, also called the astral world, is a plane of existence postulated by classical… …

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  • 17 Naturism — • The term proposed by Reville to designate the worship of nature. Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Naturism     Naturism     † …

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  • 18 MICROCOSM — (from Gr. mikros kosmos; small world ), term in the Western philosophical tradition referring to man as an epitome of the universe (the macrocos) in his parts and structure. The Arabic (ʿālam ṣaghīr), Hebrew (olam katan), and Latin (mundis minor) …

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  • 19 mystery — Synonyms and related words: Chinese puzzle, Grand Guignol, Marchen, Passion play, Tom show, Western, Western story, Westerner, adventure story, allegory, ambiguity, ambiguousness, anagoge, anagogics, anthroposophy, antimasque, apologue, arcanum,… …

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  • 20 Sublime (philosophy) — In aesthetics, the sublime (from the Latin sublimis ( [looking up from] under the lintel, high, lofty, elevated, exalted) is the quality of greatness or vast magnitude, whether physical, moral, intellectual, metaphysical, aesthetic, spiritual or… …

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