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9 12, 2017

Sacred Agency

By | December 9th, 2017|Essays|0 Comments

Transcendence is the only real alternative to extinction. —Václav Havel, Independence Hall, Philadelphia, July 4, 1994 We are cosmologizing the human. —Henryk Skolimowski, The Participatory Mind    Human consciousness has been on a long journey. Our awareness has shifted from the earlier archaic, animistic mode; to the religious and scientific; and then later to an [...]

2 12, 2017

Cosmic Consciousness & Outer Spaces in Popular Culture

By | December 2nd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

The sacred, the sublime, has always walked amongst the profane. The signs are everywhere, blended into the sidewalks, pulp fictions, and the kitsch trappings of the art world. For iconic sci-fi writer Philip K. Dick, most of the sublime things of his world were disguised as trash that seamlessly slipped into the background of a [...]

27 11, 2017

Tecnologías como trascendencia

By | November 27th, 2017|Artículos en español|0 Comments

  La imaginación espiritual aprovecha la tecnología de la información para sus propios fines Erik Davis, Techgnosis En la mayor parte de nuestro pensamiento el mundo sagrado está divorciado de las tecnologías seculares. Y aún así, lo sagrado también puede sentirse como en casa con nuestras tecnologías, puesto que la tecnología, de una u otra manera, [...]

9 11, 2017

Technologies as Transcendence

By | November 9th, 2017|Blog, Essays|0 Comments

The spiritual imagination seizes information technology for its own purposes. —Erik Davis, Techgnosis   In much of our thinking, the sacred world is divorced from that of secular technologies. And yet the sacred can be equally at home among our technologies since technology, in some form or another, has always been present alongside humanity—from fireplace [...]

27 10, 2017

Herejes sagrados

By | October 27th, 2017|Artículos en español|0 Comments

Introducción Decir que vivimos en un mundo de contradicciones y yuxtaposiciones es constatar lo evidente. Cuando hay sociópatas en el poder, la indecisión y las incertidumbres gobiernan nuestros futuros sociales y políticos, y en nuestros medios de comunicación hay indeseables manipuladores e injuriosos, es verdaderamente difícil saber hacia dónde nos dirigimos. Puede que nadie lo [...]

13 10, 2017

Sacred Heretics

By | October 13th, 2017|Blog, Essays|0 Comments

  Every society has a cognitive structure of permissible knowledge that is managed by an elite and forbidden knowledge that is distributed in black or shadow markets by cognitive outlaws, heretics, revolutionaries, or just plain crazies William Irwin Thompson   Our human concepts of truth are always partial, always fragmentary and incomplete, for they are [...]

18 09, 2017

Volver a encantar el mundo

By | September 18th, 2017|Artículos en español|0 Comments

Cuando miramos hacia arriba al cielo nocturno y vemos el brillo de las estrellas, nos sentimos sobrecogidos y fascinados. Hay belleza y asombro, y la emoción  de lo desconocido. Todo se anima con posibilidades. Ahí fuera hay un mundo encantado que nos hace señas por medio de un misterio comunitario; y deseamos responder a esa [...]

11 09, 2017

Re-enchanting the World

By | September 11th, 2017|Blog, Essays|0 Comments

When we look up into the night sky and see the sparkle of stars, we are awed and enchanted. There is grace, there is wonder, and there is the excitement of the unknown. Everything comes alive with possibility. There is an enchanted world out there, and it beckons to us through a communal mystery. And [...]

16 08, 2017

mundus imaginalis ~ Crear el mundo soñando

By | August 16th, 2017|Artículos en español|0 Comments

En el hombre la imaginación es la estrella Paracelsus La imaginación será el camino de oro hacia un nuevo hiperespacio cultural Terence McKenna     Como partícipes en el orden sagrado del mundo nos corresponde escoger como conectar  y comulgar con la realidad en la cual nos encontramos. Estamos, como el pez, nadando dentro de [...]

18 07, 2017

An Alchemical Wedding ~ the Sacred Marriage of the Masculine and Feminine

By | July 18th, 2017|Blog, Essays|0 Comments

O Awaken not the Beauty until the time comes Inscription in Chartres Cathedral   Let’s be honest on the matter – as a dominant species on this planet we haven’t been very nice of late to the feminine. And by the word ‘feminine’ I don’t just mean the woman – or even the body of [...]