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The Aeonic Perspective of the Enochian Temples
The initiatory system of the Enochian Temples divides the path of initiation into four major stages, distinguished primarily by the types and sources of the influences they are sensitive to. Briefly, these stages are: 1. Lunar-planetary, focused in Yesod and...
Magick >> Enochian
Bringing it Down to Earth: A Fractal Approach
'Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, coastlines are not circles, and bark is not smooth, nor does lightning travel in a straight line.' B. Mandelbrot W e want to think about the future - it's our nature. Unlike other creatures, humans possess an...
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
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Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies
The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
Religions >> Vedic

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PLATO'S ALLEGORY OF THE CAVE. (FROM PLATO'S "REPUBLIC", BOOK VII, 514a-c to 521a-e). [ Note : interpolated comments in green ]. - Parthenon - The Allegory of the Cave & Chocolat
The Allegory of the Cave. &. Chocolat.
Plato's Republic1 THE ALLEGORY OF THE CAVE And now, I said
THE ALLEGORY OF THE CAVE. And now, I said, let me show in a figure how far our nature is enlightened or unenlightened: -. Behold!
platos allegory of the cave
understanding of the world.
You are a prisoner in a cave into which no sunlight ever penetrates
ALLEGORY OF THE CAVE IN PLATO'S REPUBLIC (514A-520A). THE PRISONERS. You are a prisoner in a cave into which no sunlight ever penetrates .

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Measurement and Uncertainty Smackdown
This is a diagram of the allegory of the cave from Plato. The basic idea of the cave is that people are in a cave (duh) looking at shadows of puppets of real things. They don't see the real things.
Mischa Kuball, Platon's Mirror
In Platon's Mirror at Artspace, Sydney, Kuball draws upon one of the most influential stories within European literature: Plato's allegory of the cave in Book 7 of The Republic.
Camp Week Video Decoder: Four Campy Music Videos, Explained
*(I realize this video is backwards. I think it adds an extra layer of meaning to it, no? Like…this world, although fabulous, is but an inferior reflection of a world far more fabulous than this one.
Inquiry Towards the Practice of Secular Magic
Why Education Is Not an Economic Panacea
On any given night, they might have read—or skimmed, or not have read—and discussed Plato's "Allegory of the Cave," a Shakespeare sonnet, or the text of the 14th Amendment to the Constitution.

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Allegory of the Cave - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Plato, "The Allegory of the Cave"
The Allegory of the Cave can be found in Book VII of Plato's best-known work, The Republic, a lengthy dialogue on the nature of justice.
Allegory of the Cave
In the allegory, Plato likens people untutored in the Theory of Forms to prisoners chained in a cave, unable to turn their heads.
Plato's Cave
The Allegory of the Cave. Here's a little story from Plato's most famous book, The Republic.
Plato: The Allegory of the Cave
The essential point is that the prisoners in the cave are not seeing reality, but only a shadowy representation of it.

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