The Waking Dream

The Waking Dream by  Author Ray Grass.

Follow the link below for more info on the book:



 This book represents the best, most comprehensive, exposition of the symbolist world view in a single volume. Infact, if I wanted to truly understand the deep, fundamental roots of mysticism or occultism, this is the book that I would read first. Symbolism stands in contrast to stark materialism in that it assigns inherent Meaning to the world. Symbolism holds that this physical, material world is the lowest level of reality and not it’s totality, as “science” would have us believe. The lower levels merely reflect the archetypical currents, patterns, and laws of the higher: “As above, so below.” To personally validate this mode of thinking in one’s own life is to experience permanent mind shift. You never see creation as dead, sterile, and meaningless again. What more can one ask of a book or a teaching?


One response to “The Waking Dream

  1. Pingback: The Waking Dream | Shobogenzo Zen Center

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s