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Mysticism
The use of magic mushrooms throughout time
There are more than two hundred types of
Demi Powell
Mysticism
How various Traditions create New Spirituality
We like to see the ancient world as filled with a lot of certain religions, all somehow clear and authentic in themselves. But the reality is more complex, f...
Demi Powell
Mysticism
Here is what dreams have to do with mysticism
There is basically no difference between the waking state and that of dream, except that one seems more stable than the other. Only after there is awakening ...
Demi Powell
Mysticism
NEOTANTRA VS. TANTRA: 6 KEY DIFFERENCES
When New Agers talk about Tantra, more often than not they’re actually referring to Neotantra, a modern movement focusing on sacred sexuality but having litt...
Article by George Smith
Mysticism
What is Quantum Mysticism
The term "quantum physics" is derived from the latin word "quantus" meaning "how much" and Greek word "physika" which means "of nature". The term metaphysics...
Article by George Smith
Mysticism
Warding Evil and Welcoming Luck: Protective Amulets of the Ancient World
In the past, human life was vulnerable to disaster; Disease, wars, famine, natural disasters and many other factors could easily claim the lives of individua...
Article by George Smith
Mysticism
Mysticism: When Science and Religion Converge
Science has not replaced religion, nor does it have the potential to do so. The two amount to different ways of knowing: objective and subjective; ascending ...
Article by George Smith
Mysticism
An exploration of mental illness in correlation to heathenry, sorcery and mysticism
Generally speaking, “mental illness” is a social artifact. What is adaptive or maladaptive “mentally” is based on the basic assumptions of a society. So, thi...
Article by George Smith
Mysticism
Christian Mystics Explained
What A Christian Mystic Is Not:As you begin to discover the depths of your soul through the tradition and beauty of Christian mysticism, you will also quickl...
Article by George Smith
Mysticism
Today in History: Jewish mysticism in Prague
On February 23, 1592, it was reported that the great rabbi of Prague, Rabbi Judah Loew ben Bezalel, known as the Maharal, met with Holy Roman Emperor Rudolf ...
Article by George Smith
Mysticism
Mysticism in Sikh Religion
Mysticism is a vital part of the perennial philosophy. In all the major and minor world religious traditions, mysticism has a definite place. The mystical qu...
Article by George Smith