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Sacred Art in East and West

by Titus Burckhardt

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Fons Vitae .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religious subjects depicted in art,
  • Subjects & Themes - Religious,
  • Comparative Religion,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • Subjects & Themes - General,
  • Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesWisdom Foundation series
    ContributionsLord Northbourne (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages217
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8708940M
    ISBN 101887752412
    ISBN 109781887752411

      Introduction This webpage, though not an official chapter of "An Imaginary Book" is nonetheless an important part of my creative process associated with "the book." Below you will find my collection of excerpted writings by several important Islamic scholars on the theme Sacred Art, Sacred you will see, my interests have focused especially on the . SACRED BOOKS OF THE EAST, general title of a set of 50 volumes published between and , all translated into English by some of the leading scholars of the time under the supervision of Friederich Max Müller (), a prominent Indologist and scholar of comparative set, as finally realized, is a collection of holy books belonging to the .

    Sacred Art Works. 11K likes. Spreading Peace, Love, and Joy through the world wide web. Om ers: 12K.   The sacred books and early literature of the East 01 - Babylonia and Assyria Volume I - The Literature of Babylonia and Assyria Mainly containing cuneiform translations by Morris Jastro, this volume provides examples of the earliest known texts that seem to be precursors to the traditions of the Grimories and much more.

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Excerpts from Sacred Art in East and West In Islam, a mosque generally comprises a courtyard with a fountain where the faithful can make their ablutions before performing their prayers.

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Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Cited by: 11 rows  The Sacred Books of the East (SBE) series, comprising fifty volumes, was issued by. This is the complete text of a review of the book "Sacred Art in East and West: Its Principles and Methods" authored by Titus Burckhardt appearing in the Winter edition (Vol.

3, No. 1) of the journal "Studies in Comparative Religion". 51 rows  The Sacred Books of the East is a monumental volume set of English translations. His book Sacred Art in East and West appeared in German and in French. Its scope is wide, covering Hindu, Christian, Islamic, Buddhist and Far-Eastern sacred art, and the author succeeds in a remarkable way in conveying the distinctive qualities characteristic of each, while at the same time emphasizing their unity of principle.

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Start by marking “Art from the Sacred to the Profane: East and West” as Want to Read: This edition of renowned philosopher Frithjof Schuon's writings on the subject of art, selected and edited by his wife Catherine Schuon, contains /5(21).

A work of profound importance-defining the meaning and use of Sacred Art through its symbolic content and dependence on metaphysics- from a scholar of the highest caliber.

Wide in scope, covering Hindu, Buddhist, Christian, Islamic, and Taoist art, this work can help readers accomplish in themselves the very goals of sacred art: spiritual transfiguration. The sacred books and early literature of the East 02 - Egypt Volume I - The Literature of Babylonia and Assyria Mainly containing cuneiform translations by Morris Jastro, this volume provides examples of the earliest known texts that seem to be precursors to the traditions of the Grimories and much more.

This edition of renowned philosopher Frithjof Schuon's writings on the subject of art, selected and edited by his wife Catherine Schuon, contains over photographs color and 70 black and white.

He then deals with the spiritual significance of the artistic productions of Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, and the Far-Eastern world, while also covering the subjects of beauty.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Burckhardt, Titus. Sacred art in East and West. Bedfont, Middlesex: Perennial Books,© (OCoLC) Additional Physical Format: Online version: Burckhardt, Titus. Sacred art in East and West: its principles and methods.

London, Perennial Books, Bridging East and West, The Sacred Art of Soul Making addresses the central questions of spiritual practice with the depth and subtlety they require and with unexpected clarity.

The book offers several unique features. The volumes contained in The Sacred Books of the East (50 vols.) include translations of all the most important works of the seven non-Christian religions that have exercised a profound influence on the civilizations of the continent of Asia.

The Hindu system claims twenty-one volumes in this collection, Buddhism ten, and Jainism two. Eight volumes comprise of the.

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In the event you did not have enough space to develop this book you can buy the actual e-book. - Titus Burckhardt, Sacred Art in East and West 3. "L'auteur de ces lignes [Burckhardt], fort de son expérience en sculpture européenne, voulut une fois se faire engager, comme main-d'oeuvre, par un maître décorateur maghrébin.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Sacred Art In East And West Tr. By Lord Northbourne by Titus Burckhardt; 1 edition.Titus Burckhardt was Swiss and an eminent member of the traditionalist school.

He is perhaps best known to the English-speaking public as the author of the following books: Sacred Art in East and West; Siena, City of the Virgin; Moorish Culture in Spain; and Alchemy: Science of the Cosmos, Science of the Soul.

A generation ago, he won much acclaim for producing and .in the book Art from the Sacred to the Profane: East and West.

The fundamental importance of art both in the life of a collectivity and in the contemplative life, arises from the fact that man is himself “made in the image of God”: only man is such a direct image, in the sense that his form is an “axial” and “ascendant” perfection.