Atma and Maya

“The essence of metaphysics, and therefore of integral esoterism, is the distinction (viveka) between Âtmâ and Mâyâ

There is no discussion of Schuon’s understanding of the divine nature that doesn’t begin with “Atma”. To start here is to acknowledge and clarify something about Schuon’s language that…

These are the thoughts of a person constantly on the edge of being consumed by an ego reifying self-hatred, who self-sabotages his chances at happiness because he doesn’t believe he should be happy, a person who thinks God is Love and whose conclusion is that he should therefore suffer, for…

“…you mustn’t torture yourself. Nothing really endures, and nothing’s ever as solid as it seems. Surely you know that time is an ocean and history a ceaseless storm, and nations and civilizations are only fragile little fleets driven about upon the waves.” — Roland W. Hart

“But what is left…

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I'm just a fiction loving theology amateur with a background in Physics, who loves to integrate the fragmented parts of his life into a Christocentric whole

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