Preview New Book on Ancient Egyptian & Greek Philosophy

The preview feature of the upcoming text The Ancient Art of Holistic Thinking: Philosophies of Holism in Ancient Egypt & Greece has been temporarily removed due to delay in publication. However, this option will again be available to sample preview online at my Smashwords author page when the release of text is pending, and ebook versions will also be offered on other major sites. …

Latest Book Update: Ancient Holistic Philosophy

Latest book update: The new book cover is shown here, and The Ancient Art of Holistic Thinking: Philosophies of Holism in Ancient Egypt & Greece is now available in ebook format first for preorders and for a sneak preview on my Smashwords author site. Representative of the subject matter of the text, the cover art symbolically draws on both Greek & Egyptian philosophical …

Ancient Inspirations: Reverence for Nature II

Far from being irrelevant to today’s concerns, ancient holistic philosophy offers beautiful, timeless insights to remind modern humankind of the interrelation of all things in the kosmos, Part and parcel of a holistic worldview is recognizing the bountiful gifts provided freely by nature, upon which all life is dependent. The contemporary movement of going ‘green’ is a but …

Ancient Inspirations: A psyche (soul) centered education

Just as modern humankind is relearning ancient reverence for nature, so too we must recognize that the tremendous inner resources within the psuche (soul) of each person are also part and parcel of the magnificent gifts bestowed by the kosmos.  The ancient ideal for education according to Platonic teachings was centered on the psuche (soul). Developing each person’s natural …

Ancient Holistic Philosophy: A Multicultural, Multimedia Approach

By taking a comparative approach to holistic philosophy, a universal model emerges that transcends the boundaries of time, culture, discipline, and defies rigid dogma. For although expressed variously across myriad cultures, all such models teach the same message of ‘unity amidst diversity’, the underlying baseline or mantra of all holistic thinking. With the importation of eastern ideas …