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Searching the symbolism in chess


    • Ingmar Bergman - The Seventh Seal

      "The Seventh Seal" film by the great Swedish Director Ingmar Bergman is a masterpiece of the seventh art and cannot be overlooked by those seeking a better symbolic understanding. Mid-fourteenth century, the knight Antonius Blovk and his squire r... | Read More

      • rrx666
      • | Jul 14, 2011
      • | 1648 views
      • | 2 comments
    • The Tao of Chess

      Fritjof Capra wrote in his extraordinary book The Tao of Physics  the deep similarities between the study of the modern  physics and  internal seeking of eastern mystics.    Physics was a sharp change in the first decades of the twentiet... | Read More

      • rrx666
      • | Apr 18, 2011
      • | 921 views
      • | 1 comment
    • Jorge Luis Borges and Chess

      His written legacy is the result of a life of research, which covers diverse topics of human culture such as the principles of Buddhism, the Jewish tradition or  chinese thought. Jorge Luis Borges was an Univeral Man dedicated to the search for... | Read More

      • rrx666
      • | Mar 24, 2011
      • | 1827 views
      • | 1 comment
    • chess and symbols. Introduction

      Maybe we require to Robert Langdon (Da Vinci Code main character) to help us to resolve the symbols and chess quest. Efectivelly, enter in symbols requiring long study and big pacience, because it are in a distinct thought category that we use da... | Read More

      • rrx666
      • | Jan 15, 2011
      • | 578 views
      • | 1 comment
    • chess and symbols. Summary

      I do not pretend to explain the meaning of the symbols here. I can recommend serious authors like Rene Guenon if you want to pursue the subject. If I can find and display to you the chess-related symbols, my goal will be met. It is only the ... | Read More

      • rrx666
      • | Apr 16, 2010
      • | 1054 views
      • | 0 comments