Audio: Lecture II.1.2 – Mythology East and West
“‘Tat Tvam Asi’. You are it. That mystery which you seek to know, which you look for outside, which you project into personifications such as Yahweh, is your own very being, and looking for it out there you are losing it because you are committing yourself to a notion of relationship, of dualities, of entities which absolutely obscures the mystery.”
Joseph Campbell explores the ways in which Eastern and Western thought overlap, and the ways in which they diverge.