Pereras 1981 book descent to the goddess concerns the commanding inanna of sumer who presides over the avenues of destiny. Whitmont describes the symbolic approach to a dream, which takes into account a symptoms meaning in reference to an unfolding wholeness of personality. Quality of soul is certainly what edward christopher whitmont had. The symbolic quest is a masterpiece, integrating all of the many strands of jungian psychology, which might take the casual reader a great effort otherwise in reading jung. Cry for dawn 1 9 crypt return of goddess three tiers 36 comics 911 benefit for sale online.
He was a good musician, a jungian psychotherapist, and a naturopathic physician. For sophia in the western tradition, see caitlin matthews, sophia, the goddess of wisdom. Although there are few traces of her in the british isles, we can read her names in the oldest text of all the book of the land. Edward c whitmont at the low point of a cultural development that has led us into the deadlock of scientific materialism, technological destructiveness, religious nihilism and spiritual impoverishment, a most.
Dr edward christopher whitmont, jungian psychoanalyst and. Interspirit foundation many voices one truth spirit of. How has the main religion in the western world, christianity, shaped our beliefs about femininity. As edward whitmont explains in return of the goddess, the disregard of dionysus is associated also with a. The book became essential for clinicians seeking an understanding of jung. I also recommend ann belford ulanovs interpretation of the role of the feminine in her book finding space.
His books include the symbolic quest 1962, psyche and. Whitmont compares pereras description here of the yin of feminine consciousness to that of erich neumanns. Whitmont 1982 dreams, a portal to the source by edward c. Return of the goddess hardcover 1982 by edward c whitmont author.
Buy the return of the goddess book online at low prices in. Dec 26, 2009 reading whitmonts return of the goddess just before seeing this film was a moving experience. Femininity, aggression and the modern grail quest whitmont, edward c. Winnicott, god, and psychic reality, which provides a nice complementary perspective to whitmonts book via the ideas of d. Whitmont, 9780826410207, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide.
Femininity, aggression and the modern grail quest new edition by whitmont, edward c. Jungian analyst and author edward christopher whitmont became her partner. For neopagans, sexuality is both an expression of and a metaphor for the will to life. Sophias return has been forecast by a number of philosophers and psychologists, as well as predicted in ancient religious texts. On avatar and the return of the feminine a jungian perspective. He dionysus embodies the play, aimless joy, and neediness of life, as well as the aggressive murderous lust for destruction that lurks in all of humanity p.
A later book, psyche and substance 1980, explored the connections between jungian theory and homeopathic medicine, and in return of the goddess 1982, dr. Return of the goddess photograph by fosco maraini, from his book, hekura, the diving girls island, of an ama diver returning to the surface. Buy the return of the goddess book online at best prices in india on. Jungian conception of the divine feminine, see edward c. Sep 27, 1998 a later book, psyche and substance 1980, explored the connections between jungian theory and homeopathic medicine, and in return of the goddess 1982, dr. Edward christopher whitmont december 5, 1912september 21. The great goddess and the water of life merlin and the. Edward whitmont, 85, leader in teaching jungian psychology.
The proving of amethyst homeopathy school international. More terrifying is her underworld sister ereshkigal with the eye of death. Exploring the psychological implications of the sexual continuum, whitmont s return of the goddess alerts us to the potential of our current situation wherein a new mythologem is arising in our midst and asks to be integrated into. Whitmont was a jungian psychiatrist and a homeopath. Spine separation occurs at the head top of the spine where the fingers grab and pull the book from the shelf. Whitmont s most popular book is meeting the shadow. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. Edward christopher whitmont december 5, 1912 september 21. Whitmont was a much beloved teacher, therapist and healer, and had a comprehensive understanding of not only jungs psychology, but also that of freud and adler.
Return of the goddess paperback 1 jan 1959 by edward c. D return of the goddess intuitiveconnections network return of the goddess, by edward c. Ancient images of the goddess and her sacred animals by buffie johnson return of the goddess by edward c. It is with deep sadness that it be said that edward christopher whitmont, md, passed away on september 21, 1998, at his home in connecticut. Dec 02, 20 when paglia writes about the dionysian, she is describing the realm of the goddess. Sophia geography exploring spirituality, landscape and. Whitmont was a european jew, whose family sent him to america to escape the nazi holocaust.
Substance 1980, return to the goddess 1982, and the. Sexuality is more than just natures way of assuring reproduction of the species. In return of the goddess 1982, jungian psychoanalyst, edward whitmont, expounds on this. Buy a cheap copy of return of the goddess book by edward c. It is the myth of the ancient goddess who once ruled earth and heaven before the. Return of the goddess paperback import, september 29, 1988 by edward c. Argues that modern society is turning away from the male concepts of power an agressiveness and returning to feminine values, such as instinct, intuition, and. Whitmont wrote about how human consciousness was becoming more feminine oriented in the return of the goddess. Da cich annan, the breasts of the goddess anu in munster, and the paps of jura in the scottish hebrides. Intuitiveconnections network an online magazine for intuitive learning community edited by henry reed, ph. Pereras 1981 book descent to the goddess concerns the commanding inanna.
Whitmont, author of the symbolic quest basic concepts of analytical psychology, on librarything librarything is a cataloging and social networking site. On september 21, 1998, the world lost a true friend and wonderful spirit. This book explores the use and development of mans symbolizing capacitiesthose qualities that make him distinctly human. Add to that a great mind, interested in everything and everyone, a vast storehouse of knowledge and the means with which to express it, and you have some measure of the man. Argues that modern society is turning away from the male concepts of power an agressiveness and returning to feminine values, such as instinct, intuition, and emotion. Exploring the psychological implications of the sexual continuum, whitmont s return of the goddess alerts us to the potential of our current situation wherein a new mythologem is arising in our midst and asks to be integrated into our modern frame of reference. Edward whitmont, 85, leader in teaching jungian psychology the new york times 29. Whitmont, including the symbolic quest, and return of the goddess, and. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Psychologically, the world of dionysus is the world of embodied raw nature, of desire and. The book became essential for clinicians seeking an. We have a new book the coming interspiritual age by kurt johnson and david ord. She can still be seen there today in the rounded hills that bear her name.
Denied and suppressed for thousands of years of masculine domination, she also comes at a time of dire need. The divine feminine from black goddess to world soul london. This goddess myth of an underworld journey and return enables perera to. Sylvia brinton perera december 30, 1932 is an author and a jungian analyst.1268 580 211 178 254 1486 352 294 210 1178 321 880 174 587 156 150 453 1513 17 1131 280 1493 355 1446 951 542 1127 681 831 1129 871 200 1549 941 195 461 1448 656 1208 1043 1270 953 715 719 1265 1140