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Tomberg on Myth and Archetype as Analogy in Time

p. 13 – 16 Meditations on the Tarot Early in his great work, Meditations on the Tarot, Valentin Tomberg proposes that the interconnectedness and interelatedness of all things is fundamental to any form of Knowledge. Without it, we could not move from the Known to the Unknown. The first “method” of acquiring Knowledge, in Tomberg’s view, is that of Analogy. As the Emerald Table of Hermes Trismegistus so famously puts it, That which is above is like to that which is below and that which is below is like to that which is above, to accomplish the miracles of (the)
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