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Indian travels of Apollonius of Tyana. by Jarl Hellen Robert Toussaint Charpentier

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Published by Almquist & Wiksells in Uppsala .
Written in English


  • Apollonius, -- of Tyana,
  • India -- Description and travel.

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Edition Notes

SeriesSkrifter utgivna av K. Humanistika vetenskaps-samfundet i Uppsala. 29:3
LC ClassificationsPA3871 A6 C5
The Physical Object
Number of Pages66
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18618213M

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The Indian Travels of Apollonius of Tyana (Classic Reprint) [Osmond De Beauvoir Priaulx] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The several pieces, all relating to I ndia, which make up this volume, appeared some years back in the Journals of the Asiatic Society. I cannot say that they then or ever excited the least interest. Damis of Nineveh. The memoirs of Damis of Nineveh, the Scraps from the manger, are the pièce de résistance of Apollonius scholarship. Apollonius' biographer Philostratus claims to have had access to the memoirs of one of Apollonius' followers when he wrote his Life of Apollonius (LoA).The empress Julia Domna had brought this booklet to his notice, and Philostratus' states that his aim was. The Indian Travels of Apollonius of Tyana and the Indian Embassies to Rome from the Reign of by Osmond de Beauvoir PriaulxPages: Apollonius of Tyana by G.R.S. Mead (Helena Blavatsky's personal secretary) is the only recent work that is wholly favorable to the Tyanean. The legacy. The lives of Jesus of Nazareth and Apollonius of Tyana demonstrate the eternal Laws of Rebirth and Perfection.

Apollonius of Tyana believed in a god who was pure intellect and taught his followers that the only way to converse with God was through intellect. He taught that prayers and sacrifice were useless and that God really did not want to converse with men. Apollonius of Tyana’s name stems from where he was born — Tyana in Cappadocia. Philostratus' Life of Apollonius The longest and most important source on the life of Apollonius is a vie romancée by the Athenian author Philostratus (cc CE). It describes the sage of Tyana s a superhuman, neo-Pythagorean philosopher who tried to reform cultic practices in modern Greece, Turkey, and Syria. We learn that Apollonius had several disciples, traveled extensively, met. Apollonius of Tyana, p. SECTION III INDIA AND GREECE. There is, however, another reason why Apollonius is of importance to us. He was an enthusiastic admirer of the wisdom of India. but as the statement is made by Neo-Pythagorean and Neo-Platonic writers subsequent to the time of Apollonius, it is objected that the travels of the. A perusal of Megasthenes, however, will speedily reduce the long Philostratian account of the Indian travels of Apollonius (i. 41–iii. 58) to a very narrow compass, for page after page is simply padding, picked up from any one of the numerous Indica to which our widely read author had access.