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The Language of Symbols

Symbols are a language we can all recognise but few of us can read. Over thousands of years, symbols have been used to express the ineffable and to create a bridge between the invisible and visible dimension.


This 3-week course (1 evening per week) will introduce you to symbology - the study of symbols. The course will explore some of the most important symbols of different cultures and reveal deeper layers of meaning in art and architecture.

Topics of the 3 evenings

Introduction to symbology and the universal symbols of numbers, geometrical shapes and nature.
Sacred Art and Symbols of India (Buddhism, Hinduism).
The symbolic dimension in Sacred Architecture.


Speaker(s):

Prof Julian Scott | talks

 

Date and Time:

11 January 2018 at 7:00 pm

Duration:

1 hour 30 minutes

 

Venue:

New Acropolis
19 Compton Terrace
London
N1 2UN
02073590059
http://www.newacropolisuk.org

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Tickets:

£15 (£12 concessions)

Available from:

http://www.newacropolisuk.org/contactus.php

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