going to bed, of performing his devotions from the pages of the Upanishads, regarded them as: " It has been the solace of my life. Repelled by the increasing materialism of the West, Emerson turned to India for solace: "The Indian teaching, through its clouds of legends, has yet a simple and grand religion, like a queenly countenance seen through a rich veil. This conformity makes them not false in a few particulars, authors of a few lies, but false in all particulars. A great man is coming to eat at my house. They introduced the period of Jupiter with those of the sun and moon into the regulation of their calendar in the form of sixty years common to them and the Chaldeans. There is no negation. (source: Fear of Yoga - By Robert Love - Columbia Journalism Review- December 2006). "The vast and tranquil metaphysics of India is unfolded; her conception of the universe, her social organization, perfect in its day and still hegelian model of answering the essay capable of adaptation to the demands of modern times; the solution which she offers for the feminist problem, for the problems. Emerson was born at Boston in 1803 into a distinguished family of New England Unitarian ministers.
I am not solitary whilst I read and write, though nobody is with.
Ralph Waldo Emerson (May 25, 1803 April 27, 1882) was an American essayist, lecturer, and poet, who led the Transcendentalist movement of the mid-19th century.
Ralph Waldo Emerson is a complete genius.
Whereas in the West, cold, hard logic isolates the unusual, shutting it off from the rest of life into a definite and distinct compartment of the spirit. Repentance is not a free and fair highway to God. But if a man would be alone, let him look at the stars. This rule, equally arduous in actual and in intellectual life, may serve for the whole distinction between greatness and meanness. The Christian and Hindu concept of man, Thoreau thinks, are diametrically opposed to each other, the former sees man as a born sinner whereas the latter takes him to be potentially divine. No man yet knows what it is, nor can, till that person has exhibited. In 1868, he wrote to the nineteenth century American poet, Emma Lazarus (1849-1887 "And of books, there is another which, when you have read, you shall sit for a while and then write a poem-it is the "Bhagvat-Geeta but read it in Charles Wilkins' translation.". Walden ( /wldn/ ; first published as, walden; or, Life in the Woods ) is a book by noted transcendentalist, henry David Thoreau.
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