FALL FROM PARADISE: Story of a Sleepless Man Adrift in the Dark Night of the Soul

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2gulQ7MIocU A short illustrated story about the trials and tribulations of a sleepless man fallen from Paradise and into the burden of time. No monetizing or commercial purposes whatsoever. A Le Dilettante / Portal E.M. Cioran Brasil production. For educational purposes only. "I haven't written with my blood, I've written with all the tears I… Continue lendo FALL FROM PARADISE: Story of a Sleepless Man Adrift in the Dark Night of the Soul

“Visões de anjos” (Harold Bloom)

Os anjos são tudo, menos imagens efêmeras. A sequência histórica de religiões ocidentais -- zoroastrismo, judaísmo, cristianismo, Islã -- não soube contar a história de suas verdades sem intercessões angélicas, nem há grande tradição religiosa, oriental ou ocidental, que não dependa de anjos. A vida espiritual, expressa no culto ou na prece, na contemplação privada… Continue lendo “Visões de anjos” (Harold Bloom)

“Gnosticism & Modern Nihilism” – Ioan P. CULIANU

Wo keine Göter sind, walten Gespenster.-- NOVALIS 1. The Birth of Nihilism The intention here is not to summarize the debate surrounding nihilism, a concept that appeared in 1799 and continues to be a very live option. I It will suffice to sketch in a few lines the essence of this "uncanny guest" (Nietzsche) who… Continue lendo “Gnosticism & Modern Nihilism” – Ioan P. CULIANU