Mystical LightwithJames Tunney

james tunney


Abraham Maslow Arthur M. Young cosmic consciousness death Evelyn Underhill George Orwell Goethe H. G. Wells Hafiz Henri Corbin illumination illuminism mysticism P. K. Dick Raymond Tallis spiritualism Suhrawardi theory of colours Walter Russell William Crookes

James Tunney, LLM, is an Irish Barrister who has lectured on legal matters throughout the world. He is a poet, a visual artist, and author of The Mystery of the Trapped Light: Mystical Thoughts in the Dark Age of Scientism plus The Mystical Accord: Sutras to Suit Our Times, Lines for Spiritual Evolution. His website is

Here he focuses on the role of light in mystical traditions, enunciating his own insights regarding five stages of illumination. He distinguishes between authentic illumination and artificial pretensions of scientistic rationality. He emphasizes the role of heart-centered compassion on the mystical path.

(Recorded on December 7, 2020)

J. Tunney, Ireland I Don’t Recognize Who She Is —

I. Bergman, Gaslight (video) –

Published on December 21, 2020