Latest Articles In Philosophy

The term philosophy comes from the Ancient Greek word “philosophia” meaning “love of wisdom”. The introduction of the terms "philosopher" and "philosophy" has been ascribed to the Greek thinker Pythagoras. As a science, it is concerned with the general and fundamental problems, such as those connected with reality, existence, knowledge, values, reason, mind, and language.

Historically it is divided according to the time and the place of the origin e.g. medieval or ancient Babylonian philosophy. The contemporary definition of philosophy, in plain words, is the combination of basic beliefs, concepts and attitudes of an individual or a group.

The study of philosophy is divided into different categories, according to the area of inquiry, such as epistemology, logic, and metaphysics, ethnic and political or aesthetics. Other specialized branches include the philosophy of language, law, mind, science and metaphilosophy.

According to the stream of thought, the concepts and attitudes that it represents, philosophy is divided into six following traditions: German idealism, pragmatism, phenomenology, existentialism, structuralism and the analytic tradition.

The documentaries and video materials compiled in this category have the purpose of simplifying some of the complex ideas and issues of the philosophical nature.

Look closely into the conflict that has been going on since the medieval period. The everlasting battle between science and religion is presented to you by Richard Dawkins in a very shocking and controversial way. From his point of view the world would be better off without religion of any kind.

It is said that the only certain things in life are death and taxes. Discover how the Buddhist doctrine describes death and afterlife. The Tibetan book of the dead is in the center of this story as the essential source of the Buddhist teachings.

From the One World Within productions comes the documentary called “The Sacred Sounds of Creation”, an artistic expression of the conscious state of mind, knowledge, music and visual effects that accompany this extraordinary piece with a single goal to explore the very principals of reality. The realization of this video is a product of collaboration between Jason Gregory and Justin Jezewski.

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The Latin Language – Dead but Still Alive

Latin language requires students to break down grammatical structures and parts of speech, preparing them for tackling other languages. Once a student is familiar with concepts like grammatical gender...

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What is Intelligence? The Top Theories Defying Smarts

Psychologist Alfred Bined developed the first IQ test, helping the French government to identify schoolchildren needing extra academic assistance. He was the first to introduce the concept of mental a...

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The World Tree - Middle Eastern Religions

The World Tree is mytheme in many Middle Eastern religions. It is most often portrayed as an archetype of the trees of knowledge and life.

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How to Detoxify the Pineal Gland

The pineal gland is believed to play a vital role in consciousness. Detoxifying it can be helpful in attaining higher levels of consciousness.

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Friedrich Nietzsche – The Most Misunderstood Brilliant Mind

He argued that morals don’t exist and we shouldn’t pretend they do. They are just a façade to cover up the real motivation, which is the desire to control other people and prevent other people fr...

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Celtic Dragon – Symbol of Power and Fertility at the Same Time

Druids believed that the dragon’s power affected the lay of the land. Their belief was that the path the dragons took was important to the flow of energy through the physical world. Areas where drag...

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Top 7 Books that Changed the World

There are thousands of books written from the beginning of time till today. But which of these books have had the biggest effect on human history?

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The Tradition and Rituals of the Inuit People

The Inuit people have a long tradition of oral literature and storytelling. Before they had a writing system, they passed stories from one generation to another

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Lord Murugan Statue – The Tall Hindu Statue Rising over Bantu Caves

The statute, which is 42.7 meters high (140ft), is the tallest statue in Malaysia, and second Hindu deity in the world, trailing only the Kailashnath Mahadey Statue in Nepal

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Marquis de Sade- The World’s First Sexologist

He is best known for his erotic works that combine pornography, sexual fantasies, and put an emphasis on violence, criminality, extreme freedom, unrestrained reality, and much more

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5 Things You Need to Know about the Hijab

The meaning of Hijab is something many people get wrong. When translated in English, Hijab means “veil”. The word is derived from the Arabic root “Hajaba”, which means hide from view or conceal

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Top 7 Enlightening Latin phrases we use daily

Latin is a dead language, nobody uses it in modern times. But there was a time when Latin was used to educate the masses

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Greek Architecture that changed History

The influence of Greek architecture is visible in Roman architecture later. During the Renaissance period, Ancient Greek architecture was rediscovered, but the legacy of Greece goes deeper

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The Antichrist Explained

Christians and Catholics believe that when the Antichrist comes to Earth, Jesus the Messiah will come back to face him, as the Antichrist is believed to be a false messiah

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