The Forbidden Universe: The Occult Origins of Science and the Search for the Mind of God

The Forbidden Universe: The Occult Origins of Science and the Search for the Mind of God

Lynn Picknett


have been the 1st scientists airtight philosophers? What do those occult origins of contemporary technology let us know in regards to the universe at the present time? The Forbidden Universe finds the key brotherhood that outlined the realm, and maybe came across the brain of God. all of the pioneers of technology, from Copernicus to Newton through Galileo, have been encouraged by means of Hermeticism. males resembling Copernicus, Galileo, Newton, Leibniz, Bacon, Kepler, Tycho Brahe - even Shakespeare - owed a lot in their achievements to essentially occult ideals - the hermetica. during this interesting learn, Lynn Picknett and Clive Prince pass looking for the airtight origins of recent technology and turn out that no longer every little thing is because it turns out and that over the last four hundred years there was a mystery time table in the back of our look for fact. From the age of Leonardo da Vinci, the impression of airtight pondering upon the best minds in historical past has been hidden, a mystery held via a forbidden brotherhood looking for the brain of God. but this seek doesn't result in heritage yet are available right now - within the modern debates of prime evolutionists and thinkers. the importance of this hidden institution can hardly ever be over-emphasised. not just did it supply a non secular and philosophical historical past to the increase of contemporary technological know-how, yet its worldview is additionally correct to these hungry for all types of data even within the twenty-first century. And it could possibly even express how to reconciling the it sounds as if irreconcilable divide among the clinical and the religious. Picknett and Prince pass looking for this actual beginning of recent rational suggestion and show a narrative that overturns four hundred years of obtained knowledge. compliment for Lynn Picknett and Clive Prince: Lynn Picknett and Clive Prince...specialise in issues that problem verified and cultural history.' Fortean instances. 'Lynn Picknett and Clive Prince...hold nearly as good a declare as any to be the version for Robert Langdon, for his or her ebook stands on the middle of The Da Vinci Code's ideas.' The tough consultant to The Da Vinci Code. the most attention-grabbing books i've got learn because the Holy Blood and the Holy Grail.' Colin Wilson

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