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By Harry Oldmeadow,William Stoddart

this is often the 1st finished learn of the highbrow and religious message of world-renowned thinker Frithjof Schuon (1907-1998), the key spokesman of the “Perennialist” or “Traditionalist” tuition of comparative spiritual suggestion. meant basically as an introductory consultant to Schuon’s writings, Harry Oldmeadow’s e-book specializes in Schuon’s exposition of metaphysics and the “transcendent cohesion of religions”, his presentation of the spiritual traditions of East and West (including the non secular historical past of the yank Indians), his criticism of the fashionable international, and his perspectives on sacred artwork and wonder. additionally integrated is an evaluate of Schuon's paintings and poetry, as good as his insights on prayer and advantage within the non secular lifestyles. This ground-breaking paintings offers the overall reader with a coherent and systematic account of the Perennial Philosophy and covers all facets of Schuon’s work.

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