Frithjof Schuon

messenger of the perennial philosophy
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World Wisdom , Bloomington, Ind
Schuon, Frithjof, -- 1907-1998, Religion -- Philosophy, Tradition (Philos
Statementby Michael Oren Fitzgerald ; foreword by William Stoddart.
SeriesSpiritual masters. East & West series
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LC ClassificationsBL51 .F539 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL23954452M
ISBN 139781935493082
LC Control Number2009049252
OCLC/WorldCa456177887

In this book, which has been called a synthesis of his whole message, Frithjof Schuon invites us to explore aspects of humankind's relationship with the Divine, including our sense of the sacred, the conditions of our existence, the symbolism of the human body, and the question of accepting or refusing God's message.

Frithjof Schuon has 97 books on Goodreads with ratings. Frithjof Schuon’s most popular book is Understanding Islam. A collection of aphorisms on metaphysics and spirituality by a world authority on comparative religion and hermeneutics. This is the first English publication of a collection of youth journals, displaying the themes of his later work with unique vigour and intensity.

A profound blend of the most evocative poetry and the most demanding : Frithjof Schuon. Frithjof Schuon is by far the pre-eminent spokesman and exponent of the "Perennialist Perspective," having written more than twenty books on this subject; these books as a whole can be said to contain the Perennialist Philosophy.

The first edition of Language of the Self appeared inpublished by Ganesh and Co.

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Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central 5/5(1). Frithjof Schuon manages to summarize the basic tenets and ideas that comprise metaphysics and esoteric thought.

This is a book for someone who has already read a considerable amount of metaphysical literature or would like to get a solid understanding of what it by: 5. Schuon was a philosopher in the tradition of Plato, Shankara, and Eckhart, and he wrote over two dozen books on religion, metaphysics, sacred art, and the spiritual path.

Frithjof Schuon was the head of a religious cult centered in Bloomington, Indiana. He died on May 5th Some of Schuon's more well known disciples are Huston Smith, the author of The World's Religions; Joseph Epes Brown, the author of The Sacred.

Frithjof Schuon was a native of Switzerland born to German parents in Basel, Switzerland. He is known as a philosopher, metaphysician and author of numerous books on religion and spirituality.

Schuon is recognized as an authority on philosophy, spirituality and religion, an exponent of the Religio Perennis, and one of the chief representatives of the Perennialist School/5. Understanding Islam [Frithjof Schuon] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Islam has probably been more misunderstood than any other religion.

In this book, the author explains the basis of Islamic belief from within. He takes as his point of departure the theme that Islam is the meeting between God and man and expounds the Islamic view of life4/5(9).

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Frithjof Schuon is best known as the foremost spokesman of the religio perennis and as a philosopher in the metaphysical current of Shankara and Plato. Over the past 50 years, he has written more than 20 books on metaphysical, spiritual and ethnic themes as well as having been a regular contributor to journals on comparative religion in both Europe and America.5/5(1).

Raghavan () wrote this "Foreword" to Frithjof Schuon's book Language of the Self. It appeared in the first edition in India, and then later in World Wisdom's edition. It appeared in the first edition in India, and then later in World Wisdom's edition.

Frithjof Schuon book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The first book in English devoted to the religious philosopher Frithjof Sc /5(1). Frithjof Schuon (J – May 5, ) was born to German parents in Basel, Switzerland. He is known as a philosopher, metaphysicist and author of numerous books on religion and spirituality.

Schuon is recognized as an authority on philosophy, spirituality and religion, an exponent of the Religio Perennis, and one of the chief representatives of the Perennialist School.

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Looking for books by Frithjof Schuon. See all books authored by Frithjof Schuon, including De l'Unité transcendante des Religions, and From the Divine to the Human: Survey of Metaphsis and Epistemology (The Library of Traditional Wisdom), and more on Perlen des Pilgers. Gedanken und Aphorismen.

by Frithjof Schuon, Felix. Bieri and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Frithjof Schuon states that "in order to understand the nature of the Bible and its meaning, it is essential to have recourse to the ideas of both symbolism and revelation.

Without an exact and, in the measure necessary, sufficiently profound understanding of these key ideas, the approach to the Bible remains hazardous and risks engendering grave doctrinal, psychological, and historical errors.".

wrote Huston Smith, of Frithjof Schuon, whose first book, The Transcendent Unity of Religions, prompted T.S. Eliot to say: "I have met with no more impressive work in the comparative study of Oriental and Occidental religions.".

Frithjof Schuon was a native of Switzerland born to German parents in Basel, Switzerland. He is known as a philosopher, metaphysician and author of numerous books on religion and spirituality.

Schuon is recognized as an authority on philosophy, spirituality and religion, an exponent of the Religio Perennis, and one of the chief representatives /5. Frithjof Schuon: | | | |Frithjof Schuon| | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most.

book, which has been called a synthesis of his whole message, Frithjof Schuon invites us to explore aspects of humankind’s relationship with the Divine, including our sense of the sacred, the conditions of our existence, the symbolism of the human body, and the.

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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Frithjof Schuon () is the foremost representative of the Perennia /5. Frithjof Schuon () is best known as the foremost spokesman of the Perennial Philosophy.

A gifted artist and poet as well as the author of over twenty books on religion, metaphysics, sacred art, and the spiritual path, Schuon’s books have been translated into over a dozen languages and are respected by academic and religious authorities : World Wisdom.

Frithjof Schuon had a unique ability to penetrate to the heart if the world's great spiritual traditions, revealing new dimensions that astounded general readers and scholars alike. Schuon's insights on religion, prayer, the spiritual life, aesthetics and philosophy shine throughout Pages:   20 Frithjof Schuon - Esoterisme comme principe et comme voie 21 Frithjof Schuon - Fatalité et Progrès (E.T.

n_, ) 22 Frithjof Schuon - Le jeu des masques (). Frithjof Schuon is best known as the foremost spokesman of the Perennial Philosophy and as a philosopher in the metaphysical current of Shankara and Plato.

Schuon was born in in Basle. quotes from Frithjof Schuon: 'Spiritual realization is theoretically the easiest thing and in practice the most difficult thing there is.

It is the easiest because it is enough to think of God. It is the most difficult because human nature is forgetfulness of God.', 'We live in an age of confusion and thirst in which the advantages of communication are greater than those of secrecy.', and.

7 Frithjof Schuon-Adastra & Stella Maris_ Poems by Frithjof Schuon (Writings of Frithjof Schuon)-World Wisdom ().pdf 8 9 Frithjof Schuon Language of the Self Essays on the Perennial Philosophy. Frithjof Schuon was a native of Switzerland born to German parents in Basel, Switzerland.

He is known as a philosopher, metaphysician and author of numerous books on religion and spirituality. Schuon is recognized as an authority on philosophy, spirituality and religion, an exponent of the Religio Perennis, and one of the chief representatives 4/5.Detailed Description of Frithjof Schuon and the Perennial Philosophy This is the first comprehensive study of the intellectual and spiritual message of world-renowned philosopher Frithjof Schuon (), the foremost spokesman of the “Perennialist” or “Traditionalist” school of .Book by Frithjof Schuon, 11 Copy quote We live in an age of confusion and thirst in which the advantages of communication are greater than those of secrecy.