The new generation of Writers and Philosophers. Masonic and Symbolic modern Authors, and their articles and books.
by R.W.Bro. C.S.Madhavan P.G.J.W. Grand Lodge of India Was not all the knowledge Of the Aegyptians writ in mystic symbols? Speak not the scriptures oft in parables? Are not the choicest fables of the poets, That were the fountains and first springs of wisdom, Wrapp’d in perplexed allegories? Ben Johnson: The Alchemist The symbolism of
“…And he dreamed, and behold a ladder set up on the earth, and the top of it reached to heaven: and behold the angels of God ascending and descending on it.” Gen. 28: 12 The Scholar said: “This is a special Ladder of Consciousness by which one undertakes the mystical ascent. With the 3 principal
By Peter Paul Fuchs, 32 “Vocatus atque non vocatus, Deus aderit.”[i] -- Erasmus It is curious fact of Masonic history that despite the great fame of the concept of the Grand Architect of the Universe, this notion did not seem to have gained official status within the Craft till relatively late. There is
By Peter Paul Fuchs, 32 “Templar: Was’t not that good fellow, the Lay-Brother, Whom the Patriarch so gladly uses To scent out matters… The trick’s not bad, to send Simplicity, before rascality. Nathan: Yes the stupid, --not the pious. Templar: In the pious no Patriarch will believe… So he pretends….” Lessing,
by Janos Cegledy, P.M. Sinim Lodge, Tokyo Research Lodge of the Grand Lodge of Japan I shall start this lecture with a sheer speculation. In 1736, the aged Bach (1685-1750) visited the court of Frederick the Great (1712-1786), king of Prussia, at the repeated behest of the monarch. The king was not only one of
Dear Friends of the Masonic Wisdom, the new book of our Chairman MW Brother Thomas W. Jackson “Masonic Perspectives: The thoughts of the Grand Secretary” is available at the gift shop of the George Washington Masonic National Memorial. You can order on-line on: http://www.gwmemorial.org/cgi-bin/webdata_gws.cgi?Category+1=Freemasonry&pagenum=2&cgifunction=Search In this thought-provoking selection of forty-four essays, eminent Freemason Thomas W.
“SPIRITUALITY OF FREEMASONRY – A LEARNING IN HIGHER EDUCATION” By W.Bro. Bharat V. Epur Worshipful Master – Madras Masters Lodge No.103 (2010) [PM – L 327 (2001), PM – L 218 (2004), PM – L 190 (2005), PM – L 109 (2005 & 2006), PM – L 72(2008)] Vice President of Grand Stewards; Brethren, let us
"The Bull's Apron: The Aesthetic Theory of Masonic Art and Material Culture" The Author of "The Bull's Apron: The Aesthetic Theory of Masonic Art and Material Culture" - Peter Paul Fuchs - lecture presented at the time of the First World Festival of Masonic Arts in Brasilia, Brazil on 16th of September, 2015