Tag Archives: PHILOSOPHY

MYTH-OS AND REALITY (B)

(BEING CONTINUED BY 22/09/16) (TO BE CONTINUED) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mircea_Eliade HERE IS POSTED ONLY A PART OF THE BOOK Advertisements

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PYTHAGORIC LIFE by IAMBLICHUS (XI)

( BEING  CONTINUED FROM  8/10/16) CHAP. XXVII. MANY also of the political actions of his followers are [deservedly] praised. For it is reported that the Crotonians being once impelled to make sumptuous funerals and interments, some one of them said … Continue reading

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NUMA-NOMOS AND LYCOURGOS-ERGON LYKOU,PHAOOTOS (A)

Political reforms in the Lives of Lycurgus and Numa:divine revelation or political lie?1 AbstractThis paper aims to analyze the political importance of divine inspiration for Spartan and Roman  political reforms carried out by Lycurgus (c. 650 BC?) and by Numa … Continue reading

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QUAESTIONES QUAEDAM PHILOSOPHIAE (III)

(CYNECHEIA APO  3/03/16) (CYNECHIZETAI) This is a notebook Newton acquired while he was an undergraduate at Trinity College and used from about 1661 to 1665 .It includes many notes from his studies and, increasingly, his own explorations into mathematics, physics … Continue reading

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Pagan Christs (PART IB)

…you take the blue pill–the story ends…you take the red pill…and I show you how deep the rabbit hole goes. – Morpheus in The Matrix (BEING CONTINUED FROM  4/10/2016)     (TO BE CONTINUED) by John M. Robertson[1911] Footnotes P.86 … Continue reading

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PASSION AND KNOWLEDGE (2)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM 4/01/16) An anonymous public-service translation and  editing of Castoriadis/Cardan texts posed some particular,and potentially serious, problems. The first was the nature of anonymous (or pseudonymous) publication itself: no  real name is attached to the work. Fortunately, Curtis  … Continue reading

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LIVING AS MUCH AS WE WISH WAS IN THE VERY LATE PAST AN ACHIEVEMENT AS HESIOD MENTIONS

Transhumanism and Healthy Life ExtensionYou may have noticed references to transhumanism and transhumanists in posts here at Fight Aging! What is transhumanism, and how is it relevant to longevity science and the work of extending the healthy human life span? … Continue reading

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