Cultural Marxism is a widely debated concept that refers to a set of Marxist ideas that have been applied to cultural and social issues. While some argue that Cultural Marxism is a legitimate academic field, others see it as a dangerous ideology that seeks to undermine traditional values and institutions. The roots of Cultural Marxism can be traced back to the Frankfurt School, a group … Continue reading What is Cultural Marxism?
The question of whether Western philosophy is dead is a complex and multifaceted one. On the one hand, there are those who argue that Western philosophy has become too narrow and specialized, detached from the concerns of everyday life and overly concerned with abstract theoretical concepts. On the other hand, there are those who believe that Western philosophy remains a vital and relevant field of … Continue reading Is Western philosophy dead?
Let’s start by making a clarification: it is obvious that every intellectual is different and unique in his own way and it would be unfair to say that intellectuals are all the same. But at the same time we can identify common characteristics that allow us to formulate a hypothesis of sociology of today’s Western intellectual, to try to identify the traits of the “average” … Continue reading Phenomenology of the contemporary western intellectual
India and China are two of the world’s most populous and influential countries, and their relationship has been marked by both cooperation and conflict over the years. India and China share a long history of cultural and economic exchange, but their modern relationship has been shaped by territorial disputes, geopolitical rivalries, and economic competition. Historical Relations: India and China have had a long and complex … Continue reading Relations between India and China
The relationship between Nietzsche and Heidegger is a complex and fascinating one, marked by both admiration and criticism. In this article, we will explore the philosophical connections between these two thinkers and examine their impact on the development of existentialism and postmodern philosophy. Nietzsche is widely regarded as one of the most influential philosophers of the 19th century, known for his critiques of traditional morality … Continue reading Nietzsche and Heidegger
For centuries, the West has been fascinated with the East. This fascination has taken many forms, ranging from colonialism and imperialism to the exploration of Eastern religions and philosophies. In this article, we will explore the historical, cultural, and philosophical factors that have contributed to this fascination and its ongoing impact on Western society. Historical Factors One of the most significant historical factors contributing to … Continue reading The East and the West
Friedrich Nietzsche was a German philosopher, cultural critic, and poet who lived from 1844 to 1900. Although Nietzsche is often associated with German culture, his work also contains many reflections on French culture and society. Nietzsche’s relationship to France and French culture was complex, with both admiration and criticism for various aspects of French culture. One of Nietzsche’s earliest encounters with French culture was during … Continue reading Nietzsche and France
Friedrich Nietzsche était un philosophe allemand, critique culturel et poète qui a vécu de 1844 à 1900. Bien que Nietzsche soit souvent associé à la culture allemande, son travail contient également de nombreuses réflexions sur la culture et la société françaises. La relation de Nietzsche avec la France et la culture française était complexe, avec à la fois de l’admiration et de la critique pour … Continue reading Nietzsche et la France
Indian philosophy and ancient Greek philosophy are two of the most influential philosophical traditions in the world. While they may have evolved independently of each other, they share some commonalities in their ideas and concepts. In this essay, we will explore the relationship between Indian philosophy and ancient Greek philosophy and how they have influenced each other. Indian Philosophy Indian philosophy is a diverse and … Continue reading Indian philosophy and ancient Greece
The question of whether the West is experiencing an era of decadence is a complex and multifaceted one, with many different perspectives and interpretations. Some argue that the West is in a period of decline, characterized by excessive indulgence, materialism, and moral decay, while others argue that this view is overstated or even unfounded. In this essay, I will explore some of the arguments on … Continue reading Is the West living through an era of decadence?
Is Orientalism A Sign of Western Decadence? Relations between “the East” and “the West” have always been complex throughout history. At the beginning of time, at the dawn of history, everything was clear: the Orient was the birthplace of culture and civilisation. “Ex oriente lux”, like the Romans said, light comes from the East, the not so civilized West just following in the East’s footsteps. … Continue reading The Western fascination with the East – part I
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel (1770-1831) was a German philosopher whose ideas have had a profound impact on Western philosophy and intellectual history. He is regarded as one of the most important philosophers of the modern era, and his influence can be seen in many areas of thought, including politics, ethics, aesthetics, and metaphysics. In this essay, I will explore why Hegel is important by examining … Continue reading Why is Hegel important?
Arthur Schopenhauer, the 19th-century German philosopher, is known for his pessimistic philosophy of life and his keen interest in Eastern philosophy, particularly Indian philosophy. Schopenhauer’s philosophy is heavily influenced by the Indian philosophy of Vedanta and Buddhism, and his works contain many references to these traditions. In this article, we’ll explore Schopenhauer’s fascination with Indian philosophy, its influence on his thought, and the similarities and … Continue reading Schopenhauer and Indian philosophy
Intellectuals pride themselves immensely for supposedly being people (generally the only people) who can with unfailing ability distinguish what is true from what is not true; of course only what is true matters. The intellectuals are intellectuals because they can tell myth from reality. Yet, as experience suggests, there is hardly anyone in the world who is as prone to believe their own fantasies and … Continue reading The myth about Ukrainian democracy
Social media has become an integral part of our daily lives. We use it to connect with friends and family, share our thoughts and experiences, and stay up-to-date with the latest news and trends. But what if we told you that social media has a dark side that’s secretly affecting your mental health? However there is a shocking truth about the dark side of social … Continue reading The Shocking Truth About the Dark Side of Social Media: How It’s Secretly Affecting Your Mental Health!
Чтобы понять конечное предназначение (Bestimmtheit) философии— не как университетской дисциплины, а как антропологической установки, как способа бытия в мире —, прежде чем спрашивать себя о ее судьбе (Geschick), нам, безусловно, следует обратиться к происхождению самой философии. Философия, как написал знаменитый итальянский философ Эмануэле Северино, «рождается великой», то есть содержит в своем восходе и рассвете весь горизонт существенных вопросов: каково происхождение вещей (ἀρχή)? Какова их общая … Continue reading Закат западной философии?
You can read this text in English here. Um die letzte Bestimmung (auch „Bestimmtheit“) der Philosophie zu verstehen, bevor wir uns fragen, ob die Philosophie noch eine Ziel, ein Geschick haben kann – nicht als Universitätsdisziplin, sondern als anthropologische Haltung, als Weise des In-der-Welt-Seins –, müssen wir uns zunächst ihrem Ursprung zuwenden. Die Philosophie, schrieb Emanuele Severino, „ist groß geboren“: das heißt, sie enthält in … Continue reading Ist die westliche Philosophie zum Untergang bestimmt?
To understand the ultimate destination (what some German philosophers have called Bestimmtheit) of philosophy, before asking ourselves about its having or not having – not as a university discipline, but as an anthropological posture, as a way of being in the world – still a Destiny (Geschick), we must certainly first of all turn to its origin. Philosophy, in fact, as the Italian philosopher Emanuele … Continue reading Is Western philosophy destined for decline?
Tantric sex is a spiritual practice that originates from ancient India. It is a part of the larger Tantric tradition, which encompasses a range of practices aimed at achieving spiritual enlightenment and liberation. The origins of Tantra are difficult to pinpoint, as the tradition has evolved and changed over thousands of years. Some scholars believe that Tantra emerged around the 5th century CE in the … Continue reading What is Tantra?
India, with its rich history, diverse culture, and ancient traditions, has had a significant impact on the Western world. India’s influence on the West spans several areas, including religion, philosophy, literature, art, music, and cuisine. In this essay, we will explore some of the ways in which India has shaped Western culture. One of the most significant contributions of India to the West has been … Continue reading India and the West