“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

Academy of Ideas: “Is a Mass Psychosis the Greatest Threat to Humanity?”

Judging by Kierkegaard, the worst mode of despairing is no despair at all; it is a hopeless despair, as the subject is unlikely to realize what's going on with them, in them. Likewise, in times of pandemics, those who are partying, celebrating, not giving a damn about themselves and others, are likely to be in… Continue lendo Academy of Ideas: “Is a Mass Psychosis the Greatest Threat to Humanity?”

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)

“Cioran y el instinto religioso: la no rendición” (M. Liliana Herrera)

In: HERRERA A., M. Liliana; ABAD T., Alfredo A. (orgs). Cioran: ensayos críticos. Pereira: Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira, 2008, p. 208-225. ¡La pasión de lo absoluto en un alma escéptica! Cioran En su artículo Le démon cioranien et dieu, Ariana Bălaşa señala que la confrontación que Cioran sostiene con Dios “ha preocupado a muchos pensadores… Continue lendo “Cioran y el instinto religioso: la no rendición” (M. Liliana Herrera)

Niilismo, Existencialismo, Gnose – Franco VOLPI

A obra de Heidegger oferece, com certeza, fundamental contribuição para a análise do niilismo europeu. No entanto, em última instância, ela apresenta um paradoxo singular, que é também o paradoxo de uma parte importante do pensamento contemporâneo. Nela, com efeito, parecem tocar-se e conviver dois extremos incompatíveis: de um lado, um niilismo radical; de outro,… Continue lendo Niilismo, Existencialismo, Gnose – Franco VOLPI