from the History Channel: Socrates was born and lived nearly his entire life in Athens. His father Sophroniscus was a stonemason and his mother, Phaenarete, was a midwife. As a youth, he showed an appetite for learning. Plato describes him eagerly acquiring the writings of the leading contemporary philosopher Anaxagoras and says he was taught […]
Articles for Philosophy
In his use of critical reasoning, by his unwavering commitment to truth, and through the vivid example of his own life, fifth-century Athenian Socrates set the standard for all subsequent Western philosophy.
A unique look at the teachings and writing of Rudolf Steiner.
A presentation of the work, philosophy of Rudolf Steiner.
For those fortunate enough to encounter them, the unique insights and research of Rudolf Steiner into subjects such as education, medicine and agriculture have long been a source of wonder and inspiration.
Cosmic Spiralling comes from Rudolf Steiner’s lectures on the Gospels of John and Luke showing how our spiritual development proceeds in a spiral motion through the zodiac so that each soul can experience the collective.
These are four of Rudolf Steiner’s best-loved lectures.
Selections from the Lecture Series “Inner Impulses of Evolution, the Mexican Mysteries and the Knights Templar” delivered by Rudolf Steiner in 1916.
by Rudolf Steiner: In Max Dessoir’s book, From Beyond the Soul there is a brief section in which the systematic noetic investigation, or spiritual science, called “anthroposophical” and associated with my name, is stigmatised as scientifically untenable.
by Rudolf Steiner: LECTURE I A man reflecting on his own nature soon becomes conscious that there is within him a second and more powerful self than the one bounded by his thoughts, his feelings, and the fully-conscious impulses of his will.