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Metal / The Rise of the Secular Theocracy - Riding the Tiger
« on: August 11, 2011, 10:26:41 PM »
Quote from: Riding the Tiger
Webster defines “theocracy” as the government of a state by immediate divine guidance or by officials who are regarded as divinely guided. Throughout high antiquity, theocracy, in one of many forms, was the standard, rather than the exception. The rulers of Rome were the embodiment of a regal spirituality; in Tibet under the Lamas, political power became concentrated in the priestly class, who functioned as much as religious leaders, as they did as political ones. Evola, in Revolt Against the Modern World idealizes the “Olympian ruler” or Chakravartin, as the wielder of power and one who is divinely inspired.

To be continued at:
http://www.ridingthetiger.org/2011/08/the-rise-of-the-secular-theocracy/

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