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The Stages of Bollingen: 1935

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“I added a courtyard and a loggia by the lake, which formed a fourth element that was separated from the unitary threeness of the house.

This fourth element opens the self up to nature and the sky, to the divine and the cosmos.

The courtyard is a part of the house but it is also connected to something far beyond the Self, to look into the eye of God

C.G. Jung

Memories, Dreams, Reflections

The Stages of Bollingen: 1935

1935 “I added a courtyard and a loggia by the lake, which formed a fourth element that was separated from the unitary threeness of the house. This fourth element opens the self up to nature and the sky, to the divine and the cosmos. The courtyard is a part of the house but it is…Continue Reading

The Stages of Bollingen: 1927

1927 “I wanted a room in this tower where I could exist for myself alone I had in mind what I had seen in Indian houses, in which there is usually an area– though it may be only a corner of a room separated off by a curtain– in which the inhabitants can withdraw. There…Continue Reading