The Egyptian Miracle: An Introduction to the Wisdom of the Temple

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The discoveries of R. A. Schwaller de Lubicz are proof that the temple is the true embodiment of the ancient Egyptian wisdom. Presented here in the more accessible language of oral tradition, The Egyptian Miracle is an indispensable guide to the superhuman science expressed by the architecture, the texts, and the proportions of the temple.

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Overview

The discoveries of R. A. Schwaller de Lubicz are proof that the temple is the true embodiment of the ancient Egyptian wisdom. Presented here in the more accessible language of oral tradition, The Egyptian Miracle is an indispensable guide to the superhuman science expressed by the architecture, the texts, and the proportions of the temple.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780892810086
  • Publisher: Inner Traditions/Bear & Company
  • Publication date: 11/28/1985
  • Edition description: 1st U.S. ed
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 256
  • Sales rank: 844,083
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

R. A. Schwaller de Lubicz (1887-1961) was one of the most important philosophers, mathematicians, and Egyptologists of this century. His elucidation of the temple at Luxor and his presentation of the Egyptian understanding of a special quality of innate consciousness form a bridge that links the sacred science of the Ancients to its rediscovery in our own time.

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Table of Contents

The Egyptian Miracle
An Introduction to the Wisdom of the Temple
Introduction
Preface
Part One
1. Summary of Ideas Essential to the Student of the Temple
2. The House of Life
3. The Bridge of Sirah
4. Ideas and Symbols
5. Elementary Concepts of Number as Key to Knowledge
6. Elements and Triangles
7. Man and Measure
8. Harmony, Analogy, Functions, and Factors
9. Harmony and Volume
Part Two
1. Two Modes of Intelligence
2. The Mystery of Every Day
3. Anthropocosmos
4. The Pharaonic Mind
5. Crossing
6. Introduction to the Temple Architecture
7. Temple Architectonics
8. The Royal Ascent to the Temple
9. The Mystic Temple
Appendix: Notes Concerning the Illustrations

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