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sekhmet neseret
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 21, 2006 5:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

i've done some little search about Jacq:

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La vision de Christian Jacq est-elle celle d'une secte? D'abord sa fascination pour les secrets, qu'ils soient des francs-maçons, des bâtisseurs de cathédrales ou des proches des pharaons. Son goût pour l'initiation, un thème qui revient dans toute son œuvre. Un article accusateur de Charlie Hebdo, en 1996, prétendait que l'écrivain avait créé deux associations, l'Institut Ramsès et Naos. But: fonder une «maison de vie» au règlement intérieur rigoureux, encadrée par un «vénérable maître d'œuvre» et une «vénérable rectrice». Carole Vantroys, du magazine Lire, a mené - en 1996 - une longue enquête pour y voir plus clair. Seule déclaration, très nuancée, d'un égyptologue, celle de Jean Yoyotte, professeur au Collège de France: «Christian Jacq se réclame d'une tradition ésotérique, c'est indéniable, et ses livres sont orientés dans la perspective d'une révélation.»
( http://livres.lexpress.fr/portrait.asp/idC=2568/idR=5/idTC=5/idG=0 )

sorry, it's in french. Sad

this is a traduction:
"Is C. Jacq's vision a vision of a sect? 1st, his fascination for secrets (freemasonry, cathedrals builders, close relatives of pharaoh...(and now his books about Mozart, who would have beloged to a sect...)), his tastes about initiations, a reccurent theme in all his books. An accusing article from Charlie Hebdo, from 1996, claimed that he had created two associations: "the Rameses Institute", and "Naos". His aim being: setting up a "life house" (?? ==>in french it's "maison de vie"), with a strict regulation, and managed by "a venerable project manager" and "venerable director" (in french, it's in the feminine; so it would refer to his wife, who was suspected to be involved in this project, too).
Carole Ventroy, from Lire magasine led a long inquiry in 1996. She only had one statement from an egyptolog, Jean Yoyotte, who said: <<C.J. identifies with an esoteric tradition, it's undeniable, and his books are directed towards a revelation>>

sorry for the mistakes, i'm not excellent in english.

so, about C.J., we're not sure he beloged to a sect but a lot of clues lead us to think in this direction.

for me, it's indeniable.

bye! Razz
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 21, 2006 6:00 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks! I agree with you. All the evidence points to his involvement. We'll have to wait and see...
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 24, 2006 3:56 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

akhenaten wrote:
Favourite Pharaoh - Akhenaten

Now that just ain't right.
Well, at least you didn't say Aye.

I'm kidding with you Laughing

You'll find the people here to some of the kindest people on the internet. Even me.... from time to time. Razz
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