From The Divine To The Human: A New Translation With Selected Letters by Frithjof SchuonFrom The Divine To The Human: A New Translation With Selected Letters by Frithjof Schuon

From The Divine To The Human: A New Translation With Selected Letters

byFrithjof SchuonEditorPatrick Laude

Paperback | December 7, 2013

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In this book, which has been called a synthesis of his whole message, Frithjof Schuon invites us to explore aspects of humankind's relationship with the Divine, including our sense of the sacred, the conditions of our existence, the symbolism of the human body, and the question of accepting or refusing God's message. In doing so, Schuon paves the way for a true spiritual engagement. This revised edition has been fully retranslated and contains valuable editor's notes and a glossary, plus a fascinating appendix of previously unpublished writings.
Frithjof Schuon is best known as the foremost spokesman of the Perennial Philosophy and as a philosopher in the metaphysical current of Shankara and Plato. Schuon was born in 1907 in Basle, Switzerland, of German parents and died in the United States in 1998. Patrick Laude is a professor at Georgetown University, School of Foreign Serv...
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Title:From The Divine To The Human: A New Translation With Selected LettersFormat:PaperbackDimensions:208 pages, 8.98 × 5.95 × 0.65 inPublished:December 7, 2013Publisher:World WisdomLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1936597322

ISBN - 13:9781936597321

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"This luminous survey . . . cannot but dissipate the difficulties and troubles that modern mankind often encounters when confronted with the necessary, but sometimes disappointing, exclusivism of revealed religions and the 'human margin' that at times obscures them."