a list of mystics, occultists, and spiritual figures

2017-12-27
2020-05-18

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#nameplacetimedisciplinemethod / theme / renown
01Heinrich Cornelius Agrippab. Cologne1486 - 1535-De occulta philosophia libri tres; occultism
02ApuleiusNumidiac.124 - c.170Dionysian, Asclepian, PlatonistThe Golden Ass
03Teresa (of)Ávila1515 - 1582Carmelitemental prayer; Carmelite reformer; mysticism; levitation
04Rabia (of)Basrac.715 - 801Sufiasceticism; miracles; agape
05Benedict of Nursiasouthern Italy480 - 547Christianora et labora
06Helena Blavatskyb. Dnipropetrovsk Oblast1831 - 1891Theosophicalsociety founder; theology; cosmogony
07Jakob BöhmeUpper Lusatia1575 - 1624Lutherandivine inspiration; mysticism; theology
08Giordano Brunob. Nolac.1548 - 1600-martyrdom; cosmology
09Aleister Crowleyb. Warwickshire1875 - 1947Thelemitereligion founder; paganism; occultism
10Nicholas (of)b. Cusa1401 - 1464Christianmysticism; humanism
11João Maria D'Agostinib. Italy, Americas1801 - 1869Christianhealing; asceticism; wandering
12John Deeb. London1527 - c.1608Pythagorean, Hermeticalchemy; occultism; mathematics
13Juan DiegoMexico City1474 - 1548Catholicthe Guadalupe event; cultural reconciliation; healing
14Eckhartb. Thuringiac.1260 - c.1328Dominicanteachings; mysticism
15Enoch-biblical, fest. Jul 30-Book of Enoch; immortality
16Robert FluddKent1574 - 1637Paracelsiancosmology; occultism
17George Gurdjieffb. Gyumric.1870 - 1949Perennialthe Fourth Way; teachings; mysticism
18Heraclitusb. Ephesusc.535 - c.475 BCIonianmetaphysics; epistemology
19Aldous Huxleyb. Surrey1894 - 1963Perennialliterature; mysticism
20Marie Julie JahennyBlain1850 - 1941Franciscandivine revelation; prophecy; miracles
21María of Jesús de León y DelgadoTenerife1643 - 1731Dominicanprayer; ecstasy; miracles; incorruptibility
22John of the CrossSpain1542 - 1591Carmelitemysticism; theology
23Athanasius Kircherb. Fulda1602 - 1680universalist, Jesuitpolymath; comparative religion; science
24Ignatius (of)Loyola, Rome1491 - 1556Jesuitorder founder; asceticism; Spiritual Exercises; visions
25Alphonsus LiguoriNaples1696 - 1787Redemptoristorder founder; theology; levitation; bilocation
26Najmuddin Kubrab. Konye-Urgench1145 - 1221Sufianalysis of dreams and visions
27Rose (of)Lima1586 - 1617Dominicanprayer; ecstasy
28Ramon Llullb. Majorcac.1232 - c.1315universalist, Franciscancontemplation; visions; theology; logic
29Lucretius? Romec.15 - c.55 BCEpicurianDe rerum natura
30Giovanni Pico (of)b. Mirandola1463 - 1494universalistphilosophy; occultism; humanism
31Charles (of)Mount Argus1821 - 1893Passionistcompassion; healing
32MuhammadMecca, Medinac.570 - 632Muslim, Sufireligion founder; uniter of Arabia; divine revelation
33Nanakb. Punjabc.1450Sikhreligion founder; divine revelation; miracles
34Julian (of)Norfolkc.1342 - 1416CatholicRevelations of Divine Love; asceticism; visions
35Origenb. ? Alexandriac.184 - c.253Platonist, Stoicasceticism; exegesis
36ParmenidesEleac.500 BCEleaticschool founder; metaphysics; ontology
37Platob. Athensc.428 - c.347 BCPlatonistphilosophical writings
38Guillaume Postelb. Normandy1510 - 1581universalistuniversalism; linguistics; Cabbalism; astronomy
39Pythagorasb. Samosc.500 BCPythagoreanreligion founder; astronomy; mathematics; music; mysticism
40RamakrishnaWest Bengal1836 - 1886Kali, Tantra, Vaishnava, Advaita, Sufi, Christianpersistent spiritual ecstasy; god incarnate
41Richard RolleYorkshire1290 - 1349Christianhermiticism; mysticism
42Rumi? Afghanistan1207 - 1273Sufipoetry; mysticism
43Ammonius SaccasAlexandria175 - 242NeoplatonistPlotinus' teacher; the Indian connection in Neoplatonism
44Sai BabaShirdi? - 1918Hindu, Sufiyoga; miracles
45Louis Claude de Saint-Martinb. Amboise1743 - 1803Martinistorder founder; mysticism; translation
46R. A. Schwaller de Lubiczb. Alsace-Lorraine1887 - 1961TheosophicalEgyptology; esotericism
47Catherine (of)Siena, Rome1347 - 1380Dominicanasceticism; agape; divine revelation; mysticism
48Henry Susob. Konstanz1295 - 1366Dominicanwritings; preaching
49Emanuel Swedenborgb. Stockholm1688 - 1772Lutherandivine inspiration; theology; physiology; mysticism
50Nikola Teslab. Croatia, New York, Colorado Springs1856 - 1943-invention; engineering; futurism
51Zhuang ZhouAnhuic.350 BCDaoistphilosophical writings
52ZoroasterGreater Persiac.1100 BCZoroastrianreligion founder; visions; cosmogony; humanism

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