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Reasonings on Ptahhotep’s Maxims, Part III

On the Physical Nature of the Soul That the soul is either physical, or has a physical component, according to Ptahhotep and as understood by him, is attested in his assertion that a man’s son is the “seed of his ka“, … Continue reading

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The #Lucretius Meme Campaign

SocietyofEpicurus.com has published a series of memes based on Lucretius’ De Rerum Natura (On the Nature of Things), the 1st-Century great Epicurean masterpiece which proposed natural explanations for things that inspired superstitious fear and awe in ancient man (like the … Continue reading

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First Taoist Contemplation: the Yielding and the Asserting

Taoism is, together with Buddhism and Confucianism, one of the three great philosophical traditions of China. It is entirely indigenous and has had great influence in popular culture through Star Wars. Taoism inspired the once-fictional religion of Jediism, which is … Continue reading

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