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The Sacred and the Profane – A Review

The Sacred and the Profane is a classic book on the history of religion and mythology. Find out how it reveals the Universe, Nature, and Humanity as our connections to the sacred. (5:00 min read)


  • Used by people who call the work: Story of the Universe, The New Story
  • Applies a deep time evolutionary perspective to: Art, Religion/Spirituality
  • Learning Stages: Secondary 9 - 12
  • Type: Article, Blog
  • Keywords: Ceremonies, Festivals, Mircea Eliade, Myths, Religious History, Sacred Space, Sacred Time, Temples, The Sacred and the Profane, Traditional Cultures
  • Why I love this Resource: The Sacred and the Profane is a classic work in the fields of Mythology and Religious History. I've only stumbled across it recently and I'm looking forward to sharing it with Deeptime readers.
  • Link to Resource: Click here
  • Posted By: Jennifer Morgan
  • Date Added: March 2, 2021