This new edition contains 60 pages of completely new material, including a fully revised translation from the French original and previously unpublished selections from Schuon’s letters and other private writings. Also included are editor’s notes, a glossary, and an index.
book, which has been called a synthesis of his whole message, Frithjof Schuon
invites us to explore aspects of humankind’s relationship with the Divine,
including our sense of the sacred, the conditions of our existence, the
symbolism of the human body, and the question of accepting or refusing God’s
message. In doing so, Schuon paves the way for a true spiritual engagement. This
revised edition has been fully retranslated and contains valuable editor’s
notes and a glossary, plus a fascinating appendix of previously unpublished