Returning to the Essential: Selected Writings of Jean Biès

Returning to the Essential: Selected Writings of Jean Biès

Jean Biès, Deborah Weiss-Dutilh


Returning to the Essential is the 1st presentation to the English-speaking global of the writings of Jean Biès, one of many nice religious poets of our time whose paintings additionally constitutes a compelling critique of the de-sacralization of the fashionable international. Recipient of the distinguished excessive Prize of the Society of French Poets and Chevalier of the French Legion of Honor, Biès introduces the modern reader to the treasury of metaphysical, esoteric and non secular educating from diversified sacred assets and his writings by no means fail to mixture which means and sweetness. His phrases are rooted within the inexhaustible flooring of the Perennial Philosophy: the language of the basic to which this e-book invitations, inspiringly, to come. Having got the distinguished excessive Prize of the Society of Poets, Jean Biès is understood in France as the most very important traditionalist philosophers and poets of our time. His greater than twenty books, from which those chosen writings are taken, current the metaphysical and esoteric teachings of the nice religions of the realm; they contain shuttle writings and intimate images of sacred websites similar to Mount Athos and Benares, and a number of collections of poetry. formerly unknown to the English conversing international, Jean Biès has to be counted as one of many superior 20th century exponents of the Perennial Philosophy.

Translated through Deborah Weiss-Dutilh.

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