Which religion, ideology or worldview should predominate? Why not learn from the Ancient Egyptians and synthesize?

The ancient Egyptians are famous for synthesizing various powers or ‘gods’ into complex composite forms, such as Amun-Re or Re-Horakty, as well as combining deities into related dyads or triads like Osiris, Isis, Horus. The tendency to combine in this way resulted in such proliferation over the course of ancient Egyptian culture, that it can seem …

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 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 …