Karl König Book Archive

The Seasons and their Festivals

Human, Earthly and Cosmic Rhythms - Not yet published

Book Overview

Through his work as a physician, Karl König explored the relationship between the rhythm of the seasons, the Christian festivals, thinking in particular about their effect on human beings and communities.

This fascinating collection of König's essays, lectures and notes looks at the cycle of the year and the different aspects of all the Christian festivals, from Easter to the Twelve Holy Days of Christmas. König discusses the idea that human beings can derive inner strength from festival celebrations through an active social life and participation in community, and also that a strong, healthy community life relies on the celebration of festivals.

Specifications

Format: paparback
Size: 216 x 138 mm
Extent: 192 pages
Publisher: Floris Books
Publication Date: 16 May 2022
Series: Karl König Archives
Subject: Cosmic and Earthly Rhythems
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ISBN: 9781782507901
Price: £14.99

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