Huxley perennial philosophy download. Aldous Huxley Los Angeles, California, Godalming, 1894, England— died November 22, in full Aldous Leonard Huxley, 1963, Surrey U.
SACRED WEB 25 175 The Return of the Perennial Philosophy: The Supreme Vision of Western Esotericism By John Holman, Foreword by Robert Ellwood. The novel Eyeless in Gaza ( 1936) continues to shoot barbs at the emptiness but it also shows Huxley’ s growing interest in Hindu philosophy , aimlessness experienced in contemporary society mysticism as a viable alternative.
His works are notable for their wit pessimistic satire, though he remains best known for one novel, Brave New World ( 1932) a model for much dystopian science. ( Many of his subsequent works reflect this preoccupation, notably The Perennial Philosophy. ) critic gifted with an acute , English novelist far- ranging intelligence.
Neo- Platonism itself has diverse origins in the syncretic culture of the Hellenistic period, and was an influential philosophy throughout the Middle Ages. Classical world Hellenistic period: religious syncretism.
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Aldous Leonard Huxley ( 26 July 1894 – 22 November 1963) was an English writer and philosopher. A prominent member of the Huxley family, he was the author of nearly fifty books, producing novels such as Brave New World ( 1931), set in a dystopian future; non- fiction works such as The Doors of Perception ( 1954), interpreting his psychedelic experience with mescaline; and wide- ranging essays of.