Mystical Anthropology

Some articles on mystical anthropology, mystical:

Gustav Landauer - Mystical Anthropology
... In mystical anthropology man has within him a divine spark or the "uncreated base of the soul", which goes to make up the actual human nature and at the same time is one with God ... Another difference in mystical anthropology between Landauer and Eckhart is the "concept of heredity" which Landauer propagates ... This thought is confirmed in "Skepsis und Mystik" by the mystical idea that man has the whole world in himself ...

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