Ficino on India

24 06 2008

...[M]any dwellers in the East and South, especially Indians, are said to have an admirable power in their words, as these people are for the most part Solar. I say that they are the most powerful of all, not in their natural, but in their vital and animal forces…

-Marsilio Ficino, De Vita Coelitus Comparanda


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24 06 2008
Matt K

Herodotus wrote that the Indians have giant ants to aid in gold mining, I think 🙂

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