By Lloyd M. Dickie, Paul R. Boudreau
Explains the relevance of historical myths to the awakening to better states of cognizance and enlivened adventure of the area
• exhibits how greater realization can come up inside of every one people by means of following the information present in historic myths
• unearths how myths impression our own improvement with out our understanding via their impact on our middle values and tradition
• Examines historic Sumerian, Egyptian, Babylonian, and Hebrew myths, reminiscent of the Epic of Gilgamesh and the tale of Osiris and Isis
In this examine of historical Sumerian, Egyptian, Babylonian, and Hebrew myths, authors Lloyd M. Dickie and Paul R. Boudreau express that many vintage myths comprise directions for awakening greater attention, permitting entry to enlivened event of the realm and wisdom of the divine inside of and round us.
Inspired via the paintings of R. A. Schwaller de Lubicz, the authors deeply research production myths and famous historic myths from Mesopotamia and Egypt, reminiscent of the Epic of Gilgamesh and the tale of Osiris and Isis. They exhibit that those myths will not be behavioral morality stories yet genuine delineations of the way a better order can come up inside of every one people. The authors clarify how those tales train us to tell apart the heaven inside from the earth inside us, to discover the fundamental a part of our being that offers a hyperlink with our better powers.
Spending greater than a 12 months onsite in Egypt to individually connect to the myths, the authors clarify how old storytellers deliberately selected myths as a automobile for teachings simply because tale has a seed-like skill to implant itself within the subconscious and effect improvement with no the person being conscious of it. via crafting those sacred narratives, the traditional Sumerians and Egyptians supply instruments to evoke to the presence of upper cognizance in addition to a highway map for the person to return into wide awake alignment with the perpetual unfolding of the universe.
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Now that you have become familiar with the story of our common countryman, the Transcaucasian Kurd, I consider it my duty to make a confession to you. Before going on with this first chapter, which serves as an introduction to all that I plan to write, I wish to inform your so-called "pure waking consciousness" of the fact that, in the chapters following this warning, I shall expound my thoughts intentionally in such a sequence and with such logical confrontation that the essence of certain real ideas may pass automatically from this "waking consciousness," which most people in their ignorance mistake for the real consciousness, but which I affirm and experimentally prove is the fictitious one, into what you call the "subconscious"which in my opinion ought to be the real human consciousness-in order that these concepts may mechanically bring about by themselves that transformation which in general should proceed in the common presence of a man and give him, by means of his own active mentation, the THE AROUSING OF THOUGHT 23 results proper to him as a man and not merely as a one- or two-brained animal.
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Awakening Higher Consciousness: Guidance from Ancient Egypt and Sumer by Lloyd M. Dickie, Paul R. Boudreau