THE TEOTIHUACAN LAND OF THE DEAD: THE COSMOS UNDER THE EARTH

Tania Zaldívar (Honduras)

Teotihuacan was one of the most important cities in the Mesoamerican territory. Its name is from nahuatl origin “a place where men become gods” or “a place where they were made gods; city of gods”. The first settlements are dated at about the year 100 before Christ and the first urban buildings […]

By |September 19th, 2019|Articles and Publications|0 Comments

THE IMAGINATIVE BRAIN THEORY

A new theory to explain how the spirit borns according to cognitive antropology

Fernando Schwarz (Director Internacional Instituto Hermes)

Culture as engine of evolution.

Since the 80`s theories about the coevolution of nature/culture have borned.

These models assume that the emergence of human skills (language, social intelligence, technique) arise from a dynamic interaction between the brain and its […]

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SCIENTIFIC NEWS

Wickers for a new paradig

The philosopher of science Thomas Kuhn adopted the word paradigm [1]Thomas Kuhn (1972). La estructura de las revoluciones científicas. to refer to the set of knowledge and practices that define a normal science for a given time. To put it simply, the paradigm of a science delimits the limits […]

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1 Thomas Kuhn (1972). La estructura de las revoluciones científicas.
By |May 28th, 2019|Articles and Publications|0 Comments

The rider anguipedo

Isabelle Ohmann
During our Hermes working weekend in the east of France, we discovered a curious statue, the Anguiped Rider, in the? Strasbourg Museum, and, not far from there, at Grandfontaine.

A widespread class of statuary

We observed the presence in North-Eeast Gaul, in Burgundy and particularly between the
Meuse and Rhine, of a great number of these […]

By |May 26th, 2019|Articles and Publications|0 Comments

Notre Dame

“Disdaining the language of signs that speak to the imagination, we have lost the most powerful of languages.” J-J. Rousseau

Ernst Cassirer reminds us that man does not live in a purely material universe, but in a universe of meaning and values, which organize his symbolic representation of himself and the world.

Despite the secularization […]

By |May 19th, 2019|Articles and Publications|0 Comments

International Conference in Budapest

The most relevant news of the Institute in recent months has been the celebration of our International Days in Budapest, between 7 and 9 April. In an atmosphere of coexistence and fraternity we gathered 26 collaborators and candidates from Germany, Austria, Brazil S, El Salvador, Spain, France, Israel and Portugal, with the presence and […]

By |May 19th, 2019|Articles and Publications|0 Comments

MUSEO COMARCAL VELEZANO “MIGUEL GUIRAO”

Rosa María Castillo

El Museo Comarcal Velezano “Miguel Guirao” está instalado en el casco histórico-artístico de Vélez Rubio y construido a partir de 1.765 con un estilo barroco civil. El edificio está realizado en dos plantas. En la parte inferior se encuentra un patio central de planta cuadrada con columnas toscanas que sustentan arcos de […]

By |March 5th, 2019|Articles and Publications|0 Comments

The Renaissance began in Cologne. How German mysticism brought forth a new understanding of man, of human dignity and a new world.

Author: Heribert Holzinger. Translation: Alexander Weigand, Waltraud Plattner.

Summary: In the 13th – 14th centuries, Albertus Magnus and Meister Eckhart – inspired by the old hermetic tradition – defined human reason (intellect) as something divine, thus giving human dignity a new foundation. Over the next 100 years, the Dominicans trained in Cologne operated all the […]

Cueva de los Letreros

Irene Melfi Svetko

El abrigo de los Letreros se encuentra en el cerro Maimón Grande en el municipio de Vélez Blanco, en la comarca de los Vélez de la provincia de Almería. Sus pinturas rupestres están datadas en el período neolítico, con lo que se calcula que fueron realizadas hace unos 7500 años. Se descubrieron […]

By |January 24th, 2019|Articles and Publications|0 Comments

Sakkarah: Recinto funerario del faraón Zoser

El faraón Zoser reinó en el siglo XXVII a.C., al comienzo de la tercera dinastía. Con el reinado se Zoser Egipto pasó por uno de los periodos más importantes y de mayor esplendor de su historia. Es el fundador de la III dinastía y dará un giro decisivo al aspecto religioso, social y artístico […]

By |January 24th, 2019|Articles and Publications|0 Comments