“Self-Reliance or Mere Gnosticism” – Harold BLOOM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b04zs6QHuWM I am to invite men drenched in Time to recover themselves and come out of time, and taste their native immortal air.– RALPH WALDO EMERSON https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PLPazL-wcwM&t=4s If you seek yourself outside yourself, then you will encounter disaster, whether erotic or ideological. That must be why Ralph Waldo Emerson, in his  central  essay,  “Self-Reliance”  (1840),… Continue lendo “Self-Reliance or Mere Gnosticism” – Harold BLOOM

“Cioran, el último gnóstico” – Fernando SAVATER

Voy a revelarles un secreto: como tantas otras cosas buenas de las que disfrutan en la actualidad, los españoles le deben las traducciones de E. M. Cioran a… a Franco. Por lo menos las mías, que a falta de otro mérito tienen el de ser las primeras que pudieron comprarse en nuestras librerías. Si la… Continue lendo “Cioran, el último gnóstico” – Fernando SAVATER

“Reprezentare canonică şi reprezentare excentrică a timpului. Emil Cioran” – Ştefan AFLOROAEI

Hermeneia, nr. 5, 2005, pp. 83-105 Canonical and Eccentric Representations of Time. Emil Cioran (Abstract) The various representations of time, such as the chronological vs. the kairical (from the Greek term kairós), or the historical vs. the eschatological, set up real alternatives – that is, cross-roads, where both paths are present at the same time.… Continue lendo “Reprezentare canonică şi reprezentare excentrică a timpului. Emil Cioran” – Ştefan AFLOROAEI

“The Metaphysics of Jung” – Bernardo KASTRUP

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KXG8JI3JRnA Philosopher Bernardo Kastrup joined us to discuss the spiritual and mystic aspects of Carl Jung, based on his book Decoding the Metaphysics of Jung. Get ready for heavy and usable doses of Jung's ideas of synchronicity, archetypes, the Psyche, and more. This led us to understand what Jung really thought of God and destiny.… Continue lendo “The Metaphysics of Jung” – Bernardo KASTRUP

Gnosticismo, Ateísmo, Mística y Escepticismo – aporte de citaciones temáticas: Tertulia con Leobardo Villegas

"Mi actitud para con la religión sigue siendo la misma hoy,una mezcla de tentaciones contradictorias." Cioran, Conversaciones Cuestiones y tópicos de discusión La relación lector-autor de una obra fragmentaria y asistemáticaContinuidad y discontinuidad de una obra bilingüeFilosofía, Arte, Religión/Mística: ¿“Bloque indisoluble o trinidad perdida del romanticismo” (Ionesco)?Filosofía del Mal y Meontología (ontologia negativa) en CioranControversia… Continue lendo Gnosticismo, Ateísmo, Mística y Escepticismo – aporte de citaciones temáticas: Tertulia con Leobardo Villegas

“Marcion of Synope’s relevance in the contemporary world vis- à-vis religious violence” (G. Andrade)

Acta theologica, vol. 38, n.2, Bloemfontein, 2018 ABSTRACT Marcion of Synope has long been considered a heretic by all Christian churches. He is frequently grouped with the Gnostic trends of Early Christianity, although this is not entirely accurate. While he made a handsome financial contribution to the Church of Rome, he was eventually excommunicated. Yet, even if his doctrines… Continue lendo “Marcion of Synope’s relevance in the contemporary world vis- à-vis religious violence” (G. Andrade)

“Hipóstase dos Arcontes”: Secret Chiefs 3 e sua demiurgia musical

"Solidão do ódio… Sensação de um deus voltado para a destruição, pisoteando as esferas, babando sobre o céu e sobre as constelações…. de um deus frenético, sujo e malsão; um demiurgo ejaculando, através do espaço, paraísos e latrinas: cosmogonia de delirium tremens; apoteose convulsiva em que o fel coroa os elementos… As criaturas se lançam… Continue lendo “Hipóstase dos Arcontes”: Secret Chiefs 3 e sua demiurgia musical

How you can become wiser (without reading)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HrLGpRnpfNA "I love reading but humanity's wisest people often say wisdom cannot be found in books. How then can you and I become kinder and wiser?", says George Thompson. Cioran thought the same way himself. When a young insomniac man, he was once reading Kierkegaard and the gardener who worked for his sister, Virginia, said… Continue lendo How you can become wiser (without reading)

“Cioran y el gnosticismo” (Leobardo Villegas Mariscal)

Reflexiones Marginales, México, nr. 60 (dossier Cioran), 27 noviembre 2020 El devenir es una infinitud de espinas. Los manantiales de la vida están llenos de inmundicias y los pozos del alma de aguas negras. ¿Cómo construirías allí un hospicio del cerebro? El espíritu y el tiempo hieden. Huérfano de la naturaleza y de ti mismo,… Continue lendo “Cioran y el gnosticismo” (Leobardo Villegas Mariscal)

GNOSTICS, by Stephen Segaller (1988)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o9epgcKSWUk&t=211s Gnostics is a film in four parts. A drama-documentary film made by Stephen Segaller, creator/producer of The Wisdom of the Dream. Gnostics was winner of the Gold Medal for religious programs at the 31st New York International Film and Television Festival, 1988. The knowledge of the heart which the gnostics sought went beyond dogma… Continue lendo GNOSTICS, by Stephen Segaller (1988)