‘Mundus imaginalis’ eller om Henry Corbins teori om den imaginale virkeligheten

«…the imaginal is everything that surpasses the order of common empirical perception and is individualized in a personal vision, undemonstrable by simple recourse to the criteria of sensory knowledge or rational understanding …It is often completely misconstrued through the habits of the rational mind, which identifies it simply with the unreal.» (Henry Corbin, 1997, p.87) […]

Om det ‘imaginale’ eller de menneskelige forestillingsprosessene og den rollen de spiller i personlig fungering og samfunnetsmessige ordninger.

“It is only by forgetting this primitive world of metaphor that human beings can live with any repose or security: only by means of the petrification and coagulation of a mass of images which original streamed from the primal faculty of human imagination like a fiery liquid, only in the invincible faith that this sun, […]