This book contains two collections, Autumn Leaves and The Ring, and is offered here for the first time in a bilingual English-German edition. The various sections include: Beauty, Human Questions, Doctrine, Recollections, Images, and the Soul. In these poetic teachings Schuon speaks directly to the reader, expressing every conceivable subtlety of spiritual and moral counsel. They comfort and inspire the reader to cultivate inner beauty and seek a deeper consciousness of the presence of God.
Frithjof Schuon (1907-1998), philosopher and metaphysician, is the leading exponent of the Perennial Philosophy. He wrote more than 25 books on religion and spirituality during his lifetime.