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Buddha's Life and Teaching

By: BECKH, HERMANN

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Temple Lodge: 2019

Seller ID: 15513

ISBN: 1912230267


‘The book before us here is not some kind of dusty text or just another undergraduate-level introduction to Buddhism. It is nothing less than the still, clear, luminous centre of a hurricane...’ – Neil Franklin (from the Foreword) Although this classic text is more than one hundred years’ old, its accurate scholarship, detailed research and lucid presentation make it no less relevant today than when it was first published. In 1916, Hermann Beckh was one of a handful of leading European authorities on Buddhist texts, reading Tibetan, Sanskrit and Pali fluently. At th... View more info

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Mystery of Musical Creativity The Human Being and Music

By: BECKH, HERMANN

Price: $37.99

Publisher: Temple Lodge Publishing:

Seller ID: 15741

ISBN: 1912230380


Not yet published, pre-orde rnow ‘Beckh ventures into provinces that I have not had the opportunity of investigating myself…’ – Rudolf Steiner Lost for decades, the manuscript of Hermann Beckh’s final lectures on the subject of music present fundamentally new insights into its cosmic origins. Beckh characterises the qualities of musical development, examines select musical works (that represent for him the peak of human ingenuity), and throws new light on the nature and source of human creativity and inspiration. Published here for the first time, t... View more info

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Alchymy The Mystery of the Material World

By: BECKH, HERMANN

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Temple Lodge Publishing:

Seller ID: 15744

ISBN: 1912230356


As a practising Christian priest, Hermann Beckh was profoundly aware that the mystery of substance – its transmutation in the cosmos and the human being – was a mystical fact to be approached with the greatest reverence, requiring at once ever-deepening scholarship and meditation. He viewed chemistry as a worthy but materialistic science devoid of spirit, while the fullness of spiritual-physical nature could be approached by what he preferred to call ‘chymistry’ or ‘alchymy’, thereby taking in millennia of spiritual tradition. In consequence, Beckh&... View more info

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From Buddha to Christ

By: HERMANN BECKH

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Temple Lodge Publishing: 2019

Seller ID: 15450

ISBN: 1912230259


NEW! ‘Christianising the Buddha’s impulse at the same time broadens the Christian horizon…’ – Hermann Beckh Many people who are drawn to Buddhism today are seeking for spiritual knowledge as opposed to simple faith or sectarian belief. Hermann Beckh had a profound personal connection to the Buddhist path and the noble truths it contains, yet he was also dedicated to a radical renewal of Christianity. Assimilating the groundbreaking research of Rudolf Steiner (1861–1925), Beckh’s comprehension of Buddhism was neither limited to historical docu... View more info