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Investigating Truth

Faust - Eine deutsche Volkssage (1926) Play

F.W. Murnau's last German production before leaving for Hollywood is a visually dazzling take on the Faust myth. Pushing the resources of the grand old German studio UFA to the limits, Murnau creates an epic vision of good versus evil as devil Emil Jannings tempts an idealistic aging scholar with youth, power, and romance. The handsome but wan Swedish actor Gosta Ekman plays the made-over Faust as a perfectly shallow scoundrel drunk with youth, and the lovely Camilla Horn (in a part written for Lillian Gish) is the young virgin courted, then cast aside, by Faust. The sheer scale of Murnau's epic and the magnificent play of light, shadow, and mist on his exquisitely designed sets makes this one of the most cinematically ambitious, visually breathtaking, and beautiful classics of the silent era.

Producer: F.W. Murnau.
Audio/Visual: music, black & white
Language: German and English subtitles .
Copyright: Public Domain.

Learn How to Meditate Play

Why do you read books, why do you watch films? Perhaps just for entertainment or perhaps you believe that there are some rules out there you have to learn in order to successfully interact with your environment. You believe that there is some fixed state of cosmic matter being defined by rules. Perhaps this assumption isn't true. Perhaps the higher you move on the spiritual planes the less you have to adhere to the laws of matter. The higher you go spiritually the more the world shapes itself according to your will, according to your own rules. Why learn rules, if you can make them? Being on a plane where there are no rules, learning, reading and absorbing information gets futile. Why learn laws and rules, when you can make your own laws and rules? As long as you're on the material plane this statement is obviously absurd. Why do you want knowledge? You are knowledge. Meditation will take you onto a higher plane. Learn how to meditate and to become a fully enlightened human being. Easy steps to follow. Know who you really are: Peace and Love.
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