Sophia Geography: -- Exploring Spirituality, Landscape and by J.P. Antill

By J.P. Antill

"TELL ME YOUR panorama and that i will inform you who you are." we're outlined through our landscapes, because the Spanish thinker Ortega y Gasset acknowledged . but this booklet exhibits that it's the archetypes that are in the back of our landscapes , which permeate our values and tell our spirituality. those shape our internal landscapes.

'Sophia Geography' is an exploration intensive Psychology and faith. It explores brain, spirit and mom Earth Gaia.

Religious stories and Comparative faith is the tutorial self-discipline curious about spirituality, religions, philosophy and theology in its broadest sense.

'Sophia Geography'  approaches the non secular inherent in landscapes from an earthly standpoint. Spirituality, panorama and archetypes  are rules that are explored traditionally, analytically and descriptively, or phenomenologically.

'Sophia Geography'  is a quest for explanation and enlightenment on principles approximately spirituality , panorama and archetypes - and eventually it involves a recognition and explores the forgotten  and hidden Gnostic Sophia. this isn't a dogmatic publication, yet particularly it's a phenomenological exploration. the belief, like a misplaced continent rising out of the mist, used to be a rediscovery.

Explored during this publication are the subsequent issues: background of Western Spirituality; Geography of panorama, position and Spirituality; Archetypal Psychology and Archetypal Landscapes; Paganism and Animism– New Zealand Maori, American Indian and Australian Aborigine Primal Religions; eco-friendly Ecospirituality; Philosophy of technological know-how and Spirituality; Postmodernism; Postmodern theology and technological know-how; Feminist and Ecofeminist theology; Gnosticism and Persian mysticism as interpreted via Henry Corbin; and the lengthy misplaced Sophia – philosophy of the Soul and the Soul of the Earth.

The seminal thinkers drawn on are: Carl Jung, Anthony Stevens, James Hillman, Walter A. Shelburne, Peter Bishop, Denis Cosgrove, Barry Lopez, Lynn Ross-Bryant, Edward C. Whitmont, Kathleen Granville Damiani, Carol P. Christ, Lloyd Geering, Thomas Berry, Charlene Spretnak, James Lovelock, Wolfgang Pauli, F. David Peat, David Bohm and Henry Corbin.

“Anyone who has ever intuitively felt that the realm we inhabit is a non secular one, can be enlightened from commencing to finish by way of ‘Sophia Geography’. With its robust line of argument and substantial scope it opens up new vistas not only through the bankruptcy yet with each one web page became. the result is a highly altered imaginative and prescient – that humanity and the Earth proportion a similar soul.”

David Famularo , artist and eco-friendly activist

“…sparks with perception, dedication and understanding…it is an important contribution to the sector of large-scale archetypal synthesis, specifically these which try to follow themselves to pressing and demanding social concerns…the writer’s power lies in her skill to synthesise and in her figuring out of and empathy with the Sophianic standpoint, quite as articulated through Henri Corbin. The try and practice Corbin’s interpretation and exposition of Ibn ‘Arabi’s seminal paintings to the sphere of eco-poetics is either unique and demanding. this can be tough paintings and is a profound problem to dominant paradigms of realizing, belief and adventure in such a lot societies, no longer only western…”

Professor Peter Bishop, ‘The delusion of Shangri-La -- Tibet, go back and forth Writing and the Western construction of Sacred Landscape’

Show description

Read or Download Sophia Geography: -- Exploring Spirituality, Landscape and Archetypes PDF

Similar religious philosophy books

Double-Effect Reasoning: Doing Good and Avoiding Evil (Oxford Studies in Theological Ethics)

T. A. Cavanaugh defends double-effect reasoning (DER), sometimes called the main of double impression. DER performs a job in anti-consequentialist ethics (such as deontology), in challenging circumstances within which one can't observe an outstanding with no additionally inflicting a foreseen, yet now not meant, undesirable influence (for instance, killing non-combatants while bombing an army target).

Good and Evil: Quaker Perspectives

During this multi-disciplinary assortment we ask the query, 'What did, and do, Quakers take into consideration solid and evil? ' There are not any basic or straightforwardly uniform solutions to this, yet during this assortment, we draw jointly contributions that for the 1st time examine old and modern Quakerdom's method of the moral and theological challenge of evil and strong.

Monotheism in Late Prophetic and Early Apocalyptic Literature: Studies of the Sofja Kovalevskaja Research Group on Early Jewish Monotheism Vol. III: 3 (Forschungen zum Alten Testament. 2. Reihe)

Dialogue of early Jewish monotheism has interested by its origins in past Israelite faith, whereas its improvement in overdue prophetic and early apocalyptic literature has got little cognizance. but the reflections of the concept that of monotheism in those works are even more various than is mostly well-known.

Herz über Kopf: Der Weg des Herzens ist das Ziel und der Sinn des Lebens (German Edition)

Denkanstösse! Für die eigene Flexibilität im Umgang mit rigidity, seine eigene Spann-Kraft, seine eigene Beweglichkeit und um seine eigene Widerstands-Kraft zu erhöhen und zu steigern, es geht um die eigenen und manchmal fehlenden Energien der Menschen! Über den Autor:Helmut Schulte , heute seventy six Jahre alt, lebt seit jeher ein bewegtes Leben.

Extra resources for Sophia Geography: -- Exploring Spirituality, Landscape and Archetypes

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.77 of 5 – based on 47 votes