In this vivid account, Kryiacos C Markides introduces to us the rich and intricate world of Daskalso, The Magus of Strovolos. In what appears at first to be an. 25 Jan The Magus of Strovolos by Kyriacos C. Markides Full Title: The Magus of Strovolos: The Extraordinary World of a Spiritual Healer. THE MAGUS OF STROVOLOS. Kyriacos C. Markides, a native of Cyprus, is Professor of. Sociology at the University of Maine. He is married to Emily J. Markides.
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The book is engaging and well written, and presents the material in a thoughtful and gentle manner. Yet I never gave up of Searching for Nov 23, Giovani rated it did not like it. You Are Already There.
I could describe him as a second Hermes Trismegistus living in our times! It was interesting and some thoughts came to my mind when I was reading it.
Daskalos was so humbled by the enormity of the truth, that pride had little power to make him complacent. I had only two Passions in my Life It is one thing to try to keep the mind pure and another to try to keep the nous intellectthat is the heart, pure.
It is not a tutorial nor a “how-to” instructional tome for developing the abilities demonstrated by the subject of the book, so don’t expect that, but in a field where so many books and videos on the subject don’t live up to their title, Magus of Strovolos is an extraordinary, enlightening work- one of the few that explains the how’s and why’s of many esoteric practices and beliefs.
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Markides was recognized as the next Tne or Castaneda, wined and dined by esoteric circles, and understandably intoxicated by the attention. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. I liked that the basic philosophy is love. It is, therefore, possible, by concentrating on a single atom, to acquire information of something or some event that took place in the distant past.
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Quotes of the Week. Because narrow is the gate and difficult is the way which leads to life, and there are few who find it. It is very important to keep in mind that our motivation and intent must be pure.
We appreciate your feedback. An ocean of wisdom, love and humor. His whole life was a living example of his teaching and he spent most of it living on an island Nicosia, Cyprus in the Mediterranean, teaching the great hidden truths of life in small circles of few selected people, and helping anyone who was in need, for free. The Modern Book of the Dead. May 19, Wanda M rated it did not like it.
Alex rated it liked it May 07, Day and Night are in All Volumes Illustrated Edition. Out of ALL this world Hurt and confused, Markides and Kostas began to slur Daskalos: He reminds me of a teacher I once knew. They know that their mission is of such nature, that they must remain unknown. July 15, at 9: This book started me on my own personal spiritual quest.
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Markides had fashioned himself as an innocent participant observer with no personal ambitions nor designs.
If we do not win our selfishness, we can become a threat to us and to others. One can find small pieces of it that represent the whole. Feb 17, Kara rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: