Merlin’s Last Laugh

Merlin’s Last Laugh

Support this channel: thesymbolicworld.com/support/ As a complement to my Clown World video, I will look at a traditional story in which the wizard Merlin appears as a hysterically laughing wildman who restores the world by his laughter. This is found in The Romance...
There is No Literal Meaning

There is No Literal Meaning

The opposition between literal and metaphorical is as useless as it is damaging to understanding how reality actually unfolds in the Christian cosmology. I look at problems of the very concept in a neutral description of reality and how the notion of Symbol can give...
Stop Being Silly

Stop Being Silly

In the wake of many attacks on Jordan Peterson, I look at the danger of reducing symbolic structures to their historical association with groups, schools of thinking and occult personalities. (Original Video: Kabbalah, Occultism, Freemasonry and Jordan Peterson — Stop...