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Illuminating Wisdom

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Foreword Illuminate Religious Traditions Judaic tradition The Christian tradition and the Bible The Christian tradition from non-Biblical sources Gnosticism Islam Buddhism Vedic (Indian) tradition Indigenous and Folk Traditions Greek tradition Plato and Socrates Neo-Platonists Other classical philosophers Literary Figures Science Artists Statesmen and Women Artist's notes Index With gratitude

About the Author

Deirdre Hassed is a professional calligrapher whose work is underpinned by a deep interest in philosophy and the wisdom traditions of the world. Associate Professor Craig Hassed is an international expert on mindfulness and author of eleven books.


"when combined with calligraphy - the art of beautiful writing - words of wisdom can sometimes subvert our intellectual defences and exert a profound effect on us." Rendered in beautiful, multi-styled calligraphy, the wise words are artful, the art insightful, inspirational, and appealing to all. "a literary and philosophical objet d' art of the greatest integrity and beauty." -- William Yeoman * Page Turners * "words of beauty" "a most wonderful inspiring collection of spiritual and philosophical quotes drawn from many differing cultures and religious beliefs, accompanied by magnificent calligraphic works of art by Deidre Hassed ... This is a beautiful timeless book that will both appeal and be enjoyed by all. " "contains a collection of wise sayings from a variety of traditions beautifully illustrated. It's a great example of an entirely harmonious work of art, and one can only be grateful that works of this nature are produced and have their influence."

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