The Language of the SoulwithBetty Kovács

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Andrew Newberg archetypes cave paintings David Lewis-Williams Erich Fromm Ernst Cassirer Giambattista Vico Goethe Henry Corbin imaginal Mundus Imaginalis Neville Goddard Rosicrucians shamans Sufis

Betty J. Kovács, PhD, taught symbolic/mythic language for twenty-five years. She has served as Chair of the Board of Directors of the Jung Society of Claremont, California, and sits on the Academic Advisory Board of Forever Family Foundation. Dr. Kovacs is author of Merchants of Light: The Consciousness That Is Changing the World, winner of The Scientific and Medical Network 2019 Book Prize and a Nautilus Silver Award. She has also written The Miracle of Death: There Is Nothing But Life. Her website is

Here she explains that the Mundus Imaginalis is a layer of reality that exists between the pure, formless world of spirit and the physical world of our senses. It consists of archetypes, dreams, and symbols. Its manifestations are evident in the earliest cultural remnants, such as cave paintings. This imaginal world is far more real and different than fantasies and imagination. It speaks to us in the preconceptual language of our soul.

(Recorded on December 23, 2020)

Published on January 15, 2021