Spiritualists versus the Materialists in Ancient India

In India, philosophy had its origins in a search of relations between self and the universe, done by people who were religious in outlook. These were people less interested in the monotonous routines of the ritual sacrifices and more interested in probing relations between self and the universe.

Atlantis?True Story or Cautionary Tale?

Atlantis?True Story or Cautionary Tale? By Willie Drye If the writing of the ancient Greek philosopher Plato had not contained so much truth about the human condition, his name would have been forgotten centuries ago. Enlarge Illustration of a cove on the mythical island of Atlantis Photograph by Mary Evans Picture Library/Everett Collection But one… Continue reading Atlantis?True Story or Cautionary Tale?