Strange events happen and have happened, with people claiming to know what will happen, previewing their literary works or hearing a melody that they will later write. But is it really possible to know our future? Is it a prerogative of unique individuals of the past? Or is it possible for us to pick up information about the destiny that awaits us? Right… destiny. Is everything really predetermined? Or do we have a margin of voluntary action? So many questions, a lot of curiosities, which we will talk about in the new series of free-entry events entitled “Visions and Prophecies”, (previewing on Zoom) in selected cities and streaming from March 2023.
Royal and priestly art of an ancient civilization that was orally transmitted to various peoples, Geomancy is one of the oldest divinatory methods, used also by diviners to connect the visible world with the invisible, the human with the superhuman. Its origin is mysterious, it seems … Read more
“It’s a cold, moonless spring night when the keel of a large passenger ship sails across the Atlantic. It sails so fast, in defiance of all caution, it’s about to break any crossing record. It is technologically at the forefront, such that the builders consider it … Read more
“….. Master, how many adventurous dreams we dreamed on the plots of your books: the earth, the sea, the sky and the universe. With you, with you poet of wonders, we crossed into a dream beyond science….” (in Death of Jules Verne 1905) In fact, the … Read more
Everyone needs to express their feelings—now of joy, now of pain—and one of the most effective means is undoubtedly music, either played or sung. Chant is surely the most totalizing means of expression that man and woman have at their disposal. Learning to sing not only … Read more
Music has always been an important form of human expression. Through music, it is possible to communicate our emotions, our thoughts and ideas in a way that is original, unique and, in some cases, really powerful. However, music can also be seen as a form of … Read more
Talking about magic nowadays might seem inappropriate. As soon as we hear this word we think of the illusionist, the magician who performs tricks and with special effects. Or we think about those fantasy film characters who are very eccentric and bizarre. In short, magic with … Read more
I don’t know about you, dear friends, but despite having read many novels of this author, I had missed one of his works that once again demonstrates the extraordinary nature of this character. The title is “Paris in the 20th Century”, written in 1863 but discarded … Read more