The Forbidden Universe: The Occult Origins of Science and the Search for the Mind of God

The Forbidden Universe: The Occult Origins of Science and the Search for the Mind of God

Lynn Picknett


have been the 1st scientists airtight philosophers? What do those occult origins of recent technological know-how let us know concerning the universe at the present time? The Forbidden Universe unearths the key brotherhood that outlined the realm, and maybe found the brain of God. the entire pioneers of technology, from Copernicus to Newton through Galileo, have been encouraged through Hermeticism. males akin to Copernicus, Galileo, Newton, Leibniz, Bacon, Kepler, Tycho Brahe - even Shakespeare - owed a lot in their achievements to primarily occult ideals - the hermetica. during this attention-grabbing examine, Lynn Picknett and Clive Prince cross looking for the airtight origins of recent technology and end up that now not every little thing is because it turns out and that over the last four hundred years there was a mystery schedule in the back of our look for fact. From the age of Leonardo da Vinci, the impression of airtight considering upon the best minds in historical past has been hidden, a mystery held by means of a forbidden brotherhood looking for the brain of God. but this seek doesn't result in background yet are available as we speak - within the modern debates of best evolutionists and thinkers. the importance of this hidden college can rarely be over-emphasised. not just did it offer a non secular and philosophical heritage to the increase of contemporary technology, yet its worldview is additionally suitable to these hungry for every type of information even within the twenty-first century. And it will probably even exhibit tips on how to reconciling the it sounds as if irreconcilable divide among the medical and the religious. Picknett and Prince pass looking for this real beginning of contemporary rational inspiration and show a narrative that overturns four hundred years of bought knowledge. compliment for Lynn Picknett and Clive Prince: Lynn Picknett and Clive Prince...specialise in issues that problem verified and cultural history.' Fortean instances. 'Lynn Picknett and Clive Prince...hold nearly as good a declare as any to be the version for Robert Langdon, for his or her publication stands on the middle of The Da Vinci Code's ideas.' The tough advisor to The Da Vinci Code. probably the most interesting books i've got learn because the Holy Blood and the Holy Grail.' Colin Wilson

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