The Dance of Reality: A Psychomagical Autobiography

The Dance of Reality: A Psychomagical Autobiography

Alejandro Jodorowsky


A glimpse into the brain and lifetime of some of the most inventive and enigmatic visionaries of our time, filmmaker Alejandro Jodorowsky

• Retraces the non secular and mystical course Jodorowsky has because early life, vividly repainting occasions from the viewpoint of an unleashed mind's eye

• Explores the improvement of the author’s psychomagic and metagenealogy practices through his awareness that every one difficulties are rooted within the genealogy

• contains photographs from Jodorowsky’s visual appeal on the 2013 Cannes movie competition and from the movie in accordance with this e-book, which debuted at Cannes

Retracing the religious and mystical direction he has considering formative years, Alejandro Jodorowsky re-creates the magnificent experience of his lifestyles as an artist, filmmaker, author, and therapist--all phases on his quest to chase away the bounds of either mind's eye and cause.

Not a standard autobiography composed of a chronological recounting of thoughts, The Dance of Reality repaints occasions from Jodorowsky’s existence from the point of view of an unleashed mind's eye. just like the psychomagic and metagenealogy treatments he created, this autobiography exposes the mythic types and kinfolk templates upon which the occasions of lifestyle are based. It unearths the advance of Jodorowsky’s consciousness that every one difficulties are rooted within the genealogy and explains, via bright examples from his personal lifestyles, rather interactions together with his parents, how the individual’s highway to precise success ability getting rid of the phantoms projected by way of mom and dad on their young ones.

The Dance of Reality is autobiography as an act of therapeutic. during the retelling of his personal existence, the writer indicates we don't start up with our personal personalities, they're given to us by means of a number of participants of our genealogy. To be born right into a kin, Jodorowsky says, is to be possessed. to see again into our prior is corresponding to digging into our personal souls. If we will be able to dig deep sufficient, past familial projections, we will locate an internal light--a mild which can support us via life’s so much tough exams.

Offering a glimpse into the brain and lifetime of the most inventive and enigmatic visionaries of our time, The Dance of Reality is the booklet upon which Jodorowsky’s seriously acclaimed 2013 Cannes movie pageant movie of an analogous identify used to be established.

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