“Are all things empty? – Nagarjuna & The Buddhist Middle Way” – Filip HOLM | Let’s Talk Religion

In this episode, we explore the teachings of the Buddhist philosopher Nagarjuna and his school, known as Madhyamika, or "The Middle Way". https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gWZ-OnmKl70 Sources/Suggested Reading: Siderits, Mark & Shoryu Katsura (Translated by) (2013). Nagarjuna's Middle Way: The Mulamadhyamakakarika. Classics of Indian Buddhism. Wisdom Publications. Westerhoff, Jan (2009). Nagarjuna's Madhyamaka: A Philosophical Introduction. Oxford University Press.… Continue lendo “Are all things empty? – Nagarjuna & The Buddhist Middle Way” – Filip HOLM | Let’s Talk Religion

“We have our special Russian truth” – Alexandr DUGIN | BBC Newsnight

The devil pales beside the man who owns a truth, his truth. We are unfair to a Nero, a Tiberius: it was not they who invented the concept heretic: they were only degenerate dreamers who happened to be entertained by massacres. The real criminals are men who establish an orthodoxy on the religious or political… Continue lendo “We have our special Russian truth” – Alexandr DUGIN | BBC Newsnight

“The Theory of Two Truths in India” – Sonam Thakchoe

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy The theory of the two truths has a twenty-five century long history behind it. It has its origin in the sixth century BCE India with the emergence of the Siddhārtha Gautama. It is said, according to the Pitāpūtrasamāgama-sūtra, Siddhārtha became a buddha “awakened one” because he fully understood the meaning of the two… Continue lendo “The Theory of Two Truths in India” – Sonam Thakchoe

“As duas verdades” – CIORAN

Segundo uma lenda de inspiração gnóstica, travou-se uma luta no céu entre os anjos, na qual os partidários de Miguel venceram os do Dragão. Os anjos que se contentaram, indecisos, em observar, foram relegados a aqui embaixo, afim de fazer a escolha à qual não se tinham resolvido lá em cima, escolha tão mais difícil… Continue lendo “As duas verdades” – CIORAN

“As duas verdades” – CIORAN

"É hora de encerramento nos jardins do Ocidente."CYRIL CONNOLLY SEGUNDO UMA LENDA de inspiração gnóstica, travou-se no céu uma luta entre os anjos, em que os partidários de Miguel derrotaram os do Dragão. Os anjos que, irresolutos, contentaram-se em observar, foram condenados aqui abaixo afim de fazerem a escolha à qual não se puderam resolver… Continue lendo “As duas verdades” – CIORAN