Eros and the Mysteries of Love

The Metaphysics of Sex
By (author) Julius Evola

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Eros and the Mysteries of Love
The Metaphysics of Sex
By (author) Julius Evola

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Edition : New Edition of The Metaphysics of Sex

Pages : 336

Book Size : 6 x 9

ISBN-13 : 9780892813155

Imprint : Inner Traditions

On Sale Date : April 01, 1991

Format : Paperback Book

A comprehensive work on the metaphysical aspects of sexuality. Julius Evola sheds new light on the mystical and spiritual expression of sexual love. This in-depth study explores the sexual rites of sacred traditions, and shows how religion, mysticism, folklore, and mythology all contain erotic forms in which the deep potentialities of human beings are recognized.
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About Eros and the Mysteries of Love

A comprehensive work on the metaphysical aspects of sexuality. Julius Evola sheds new light on the mystical and spiritual expression of sexual love. This in-depth study explores the sexual rites of sacred traditions, and shows how religion, mysticism, folklore, and mythology all contain erotic forms in which the deep potentialities of human beings are recognized.
Table of Contents

Table of content

Eros and the Mysteries of Love
The Metaphysics of Sex

Introduction
1.  Eros and Sexual Love
2.  The Metaphysics of Sex
3.  Phenomena of Transcending in Profane Love
4.  Gods and Goddesses, Men and Women
5.  Sacred Ceremonies and Evocations
6.  Sex in the Realm of Initiations and Magic
Conclusion
Notes
Index

Author Bio
Evola was one of the foremost authorities on the world's esoteric traditions.
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Reviews

Book Praise

Book Praise

"Invokes the rich sexual symbolism of religious myths and mysteries throughout history, from the I Ching to the Kabbalah, to illustrate the redemptive power of the sexual act."

Los Angeles Times 

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