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About mythosophy

As a tracker follows a trail, I search for wisdom's footprints within the old stories, some newer ones, and selected aphorisms.

Art, Myth; our Creativity

White Sands© Russell K. Davis, 2012 (Originally published October 15, 2015 at Mythosophy.org) Today’s quote:  “You are an artist; your past is your portfolio.” At the heart of Traditionalism, also called the Primordial Tradition, is a viewpoint called the Perennial Philosophy.  … Continue reading

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Direct Spiritual Realization

(Originally published September 15, 2015 at Mythosophy.org) Contemplative Practices: Direct Spiritual Realization Part 3: Direct Spiritual Realization Technique Today’s Quote: “We create our paths back to our Source.” Quote #2: “God Consciousness is consciousness of God.” Mythosophy is a wisdom … Continue reading

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Let’s Think Mythically

(Originally published August 16, 2015 at Mythosophy.org) Contemplative Practices: Let’s Think Mythically Part 2: Thinking Mythically about Narcissus Today’s quote: “Life is a mirror. Life unerringly reflects back to us our states of consciousness and what we place our attention … Continue reading

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Thinking Mythically

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What is your Excellence?

Today’s quote: “If you endeavor to follow your heroic ideal and make it real, you will step into the genesis of your creativity; a step toward personal spiritual mastership.” We naturally seek as part of our creativity to control our … Continue reading

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A Tentative Conclusion

What is Myth? Part 5: A Tentative Conclusion Mythosophy can be defined as the “wisdom of myth” and yet Mythosophy cannot be so defined. Myth can be defined and yet we have seen the scholarly failure to fully define it … Continue reading

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Mathematics of Consciousness

Can mathematical truths be identical with divine truths? Are numerals possibly symbolic of spiritual realities? I wonder. Mythosophy begins in wonder. The spiritual master Pythagoras has come down to us, primarily, as a mathematician and progenitor of the Pythagorean Theorem:  … Continue reading

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