Schwaller de Lubicz was an Alsatian artist, chemist, revolutionary, Neopythagorean, and Egyptologist. Join Dr. Aaron Cheak for an introduction to his life and work on April 9th and 10th.
While the modern, academic approach to geometry sees it as the very embodiment of rationalism and left brain,
intellectual processes, which indeed it is, it has neglected the right
brain, intuitive, artistic dimension of the subject. Sacred geometry
seeks to unite these two dynamic and complementary
aspects of geometry into an integrated whole.
Tell the children of Israel to go forward. But lift up your rod, and stretch out your hand over the sea and divide it. And the children of Israel shall walk upon dry ground in the midst of the sea…. Pharaoh and his armies drowned in the flood of material existence and unassimilated sense-perception, not so much through a want of piety as through a lack of philosophy. Jesus would later walk on similar waters, as did such of his disciples as understood the significance of the act. This art was lost to later Christians at the same time that they severed their connection to Judaism.
The Green Language that enables communication and interaction with the living intelligence of the planet is experiencing a verdant resurgence. Long relegated to the "occult," this expressive grammar has been kept alive through the ages by poets, alchemists, mystics, and wise women. At the first annual Conference on Green Hermeticism, brainchild of independent scholar Peter Lamborn Wilson, an inspired group of colleagues offered an astonishing array of facts, assertions, and speculations about our ability to connect to the planet.