Maybe it was a primal need to replicate.
There was something primal in his low growl that made her body boil.
All conscience effort to think fled and was replaced by a new instinct, the primal need to feed.
A cold shiver went down his spine just thinking about it; a primal fear of dark and dank places.
There is nothing primal about the way we desire each other, sweetheart.
In this way we, as it were, bring the causal or primal term and its remotest dependent immediately together, and raise a derivative knowledge into one which is primary and intuitive.
He now proceeded to distinguish three moments in God, the first of which is the pure indifference which, in a sense, precedes all existence - the primal basis or abyss, as he calls it, in agreement with Boehme.
No, there isn't anything primal about it.
But how to explain the combination of the figure of the sun-god with that of the Primal Man is an unsolved riddle.
Atkinson's Primal Law.
Hibil's contest with darkness has its prototype in Marduk's battle with chaos, the dragon Tiamat, which (another striking parallel) partially swallows Marduk, just as is related of Hibil and the Manichaean primal man.
His chief advance upon the doctrines of Anaximenes is that he asserted air, the primal force, to be possessed of intelligence- "the air which stirred within him not only prompted, but instructed.
Primal Life, who is properly speaking the Mandaean god, has the same predicates as the primal spirit, and every prayer, as well as every section of the sacred books, begins by invoking him.
To Aristotle matter is the undifferentiated primal element: it is rather that from which things develop (U7roKE4tEvov, Siuvaµus) than a thing in itself (ivep-yeta).
His lips were so soft and warm, seeking an answer to a primal question.
It is worthy of notice that according to the old Persian myth also, the development of the world begins with the slaying of the primal man Gayomart by Angra-Mainyu (Ahriman); further, that the Primal Man (" son of man "= man) also plays a part in Jewish apocalyptic literature (Daniel, Enoch, iv.
peri, " the great fruit"), associated with whom, and forming a triad with him, are the primal aeons Ayar ziva rabba, " the great shining aether," and Mana rabba d'ekara, " the great spirit of glory," usually called simply Mana rabba.
The Primal Light unfolds himself by five great branches, viz.
Men are the result of a primal war in heaven, when hosts of angels incited by Satan or Lucifer to revolt were driven out, and were imprisoned in terrestrial bodies created for them by the adversary.
The consolamentum removes original sin, undoes the sad effects of the primal fall, clothes upon us our habitation which is from heaven, restores to us the lost tunic of immortality.
This perception combines, as understanding, with the primal yearning, which becomes thereby free creative will, and works formatively in the originally lawless nature or ground.
The successors of Thales were Anaximander and Anaximenes, who also sought for a primal substance of things.
This is a primal necessity of the protoplast,and every cell gives evidence of its need by adopting one of the various ways in which such need is supplied.
He smelled of pure, primal man, his own scent mixed with sweat.
A parallel myth to that of the Primal Man are the accounts to be found in most of the Gnostic systems of the creation of the first man.
Clearly then the question which the myth of the Primal Man is intended to answer in relation to the whole universe is answered in relation to the nature of man by this account of the coming into being of the first man, which may, moreover, have been influenced by the account in the Old Testament.
Ahamoth) among the Gnostics (Ophites) in the narrower sense of the word, the Simoniani (the figure of Helena), the Barbelognostics, and in the system of the PistisSophia or the Primal Man, among the Naasseni and the sect, related to them, as described by Hippolytus.'
the same idea of the fall of mankind in the pagan Gnosticism of " Poimandres "; see Reitzenstein, Poimandres (1904); and the position of the Primal Man (Urmensch) among the Manichaeans is similar.
Another characteristic figure of Gnosticism is that of the Primal Man (rrpWTos ccvOpcorros).
Nevertheless, in 1900 the cypress forests remained practically untouched, only slight impression had been made upon the pine areas, and the hard-wood forests, except that they had been culled of their choicest oak, remained in their primal state (U.S. census).
Among the Barbelognostics (Irenaeus 29.3), the Primal Man (Adamas, homo perfectos et verus) and Gnosis appear as a pair of aeons, occupying a prominent place in the whole series.
Unlike Thales, he was struck by the infinite variety in things; he felt that all differences are finite, that they have emerged from primal unity (first called epxn by him) into which they must ultimately return, that the Infinite One has been, is, and always will be, the same, indeterminate but immutable.
There are, according to Empedocles, four ultimate elements, four primal divinities, of which are made all structures in the world - fire, air, water, earth.
Finally, in the Manichaean system, as is well known, the Primal Man again assumes the predominant place (Baur, Manich.
This figure of the Primal Man can particularly be compared with that of the Gnostic Sophia.
And as he has raised himself again out of the material world, or has been set free by higher powers, so shall also the members of the Primal Man, the portions of light still imprisoned in matter, be set free.
The question of the derivation of the myth of the Primal Man is still one of the unsolved problems of religious history.
With all his efforts, Schelling does not succeed in bringing his conceptions of nature and spirit into any vital connexion with the primal identity, the absolute indifference of reason.
Atkinson (author of Primal Law) told him that he had met and caressed the girl of his heart in the forest, that she had vanished and must have been a fairy.
Light presents itself to us as the good primal spirit (God, radiant with the ten [twelve] virtues of love, faith, fidelity, high-mindedness, wisdom, meekness, knowledge, understanding, mystery and insight), and then further as the heavens of light and the earth of light, with their guardians the glorious aeons.
The God of light, with his syzygy, " the spirit of his right hand," now begot the primal man, and sent him, equipped with the five pure elements, to fight against Satan.
But the latter proved himself the stronger, and the primal man was for a moment vanquished.
primal man free; the latter had already been robbed of part of his light by the darkness, and the five dark elements had already mingled themselves with the generations of light.
It only remained now for the primal man to descend into the abyss and prevent the further increase of the generations of darkness by cutting off their roots; but he could not immediately separate again the elements that had once mingled.
It possesses in the sun and moon, which are in their nature almost quite pure, large reservoirs, in which the portions of light that have been rescued are stored up. In the sun dwells the primal man himself, as well as the glorious spirits which carry on the work of redemption; in the moon the mother of life is enthroned.
According to the teaching of some Manichaeans, it was the primal man who disseminated the true gnosis in the character of Christ.
Its distinctive doctrines are: (1) that all created beings, spiritual or corporeal, are composed of matter and form, the various species of matter being but varieties of the universal matter, and similarly all forms being contained in one universal form; (2) that between the primal One and the intellect (the y olk of Plotinus) there is interposed the divine Will, which is itself divine and above the distinction of form and matter, but is the cause of their union in the being next to itself, the intellect, in which Avicebron holds that the distinction does exist.
In early Greek philosophy the attempt to arrive at a physical explanation of existence led the Ionian thinkers to postulate various primal elements (e.g.
The unit of Icelandic politics was the homestead with its franklin-owner (buendi) its primal organization the hundredmoot (thing), its tie the gooorc5(godar) or chieftainship. The chief who had led a band of kinsmen and dependants to the new land, taken a " claim " there, and parcelled it out among them, naturally became their leader, presiding as priest at the temple feasts and sacrifices of heathen times, acting as speaker of their moot, and as their representative towards the neighbouring chiefs.
The teleology of nature is thus made to rest on a transcendental theology, which takes the ideal of supreme ontological perfection as a principle of systematic unity, a principle which connects all things according to universal and necessary natural laws, since they all have their origin in the absolute necessity of a single primal being" (p. 538).
It was a truth acknowledged by the primal instinct drawn to the scent of his blood and invigorated by his touch.
Moments of primal screaming occasionally burst through in this caged beast of a song.
Never let anyone tell you Primal Scream ain't show biz.
catholic creeds, or our historic formularies makes it necessary to go against this primal witness.
Nothing in holy scripture, the catholic creeds, or our historic formularies makes it necessary to go against this primal witness.
defunct music magazine Select with Primal Scream's Bobby Gillespie, who memorably asked her.
Kate Moss has recorded a duet with Primal Scream singer Bobby Gillespie.
Others managed to balance the complex truth of human frailty with a primal joy in the moment.
grope blindly groping ropes of writhing emerald light evoked a primal terror in Vanir's soul, sending chill shivers down her spine.
Freud thought that all humanity had inherited this guilt from the primal crime, so even now we have mixed feelings about God.
Matilda once more ties primal innocence to that anciently worshiped rebirth of the world in springtime: at this Easter of the Vision.
Here the only road signs are your primal instincts.
invective aimed at Campbell was disturbingly primal.
Now supporting Primal Scream, and set to be absolutely massive.
melds huge slab beats, guitar frenzy and primal feedback into the soundtrack to a twisted road movie.
neuroendocrinology of stress Dr. Christopher D John The stress response is a primal physical reaction triggered by a threat to the bodyÃ¢s internal homeostasis.
Bass is primal, and it reminds me of a large posterior - but both spirituality and sexuality originate higher up in the body.
primal instinct for basic physical survival.
primal innocence to that anciently worshiped rebirth of the world in springtime: at this Easter of the Vision.
primal urge to corpse Kevin Richmond.
He'll find something primal, like some primal fear.
primal scene which he derives from the dream.
About being exposed to something very, very primal.
I had a deep, almost primal urge to corpse Kevin Richmond.
something so primal that words are not enough to describe it.
It feels primal - it feels like that thing that somebody might dig up ten years later and think ' What is this?
pussycat compared to Primal Scream's Bobby Gillespie.
They perform live and record as a 5-piece with a highly reputed backing band (credits include supporting Richard Ashcroft and Primal Scream ).
Prior to Screamadelica, Primal Scream were Stonesy classic rock revivalists with a penchant for Detroit rock.
Personal growth at that time meant the unleashing of primal screams.
Linear programming problems are processed by sparse simplex (SSX) with both PRIMAL and DUAL variants.
Primal and dual simplex The revised simplex algorithm is one example of a primal simplex algorithm.
It ends with frontman Danny primal screaming his way through closer Weak State Again and that final frustrated act of guitar smashing.
Eden is a nudist camp; Primal Eve becomes a vamp.
Harvey proceeds to contrast this view with that of the " Medici," or followers of Hippocrates and Galen, who, " badly philosophizing," imagined that the brain, the heart, and the liver were simultaneously first generated in the form of vesicles; and, at the same time, while expressing his agreement with Aristotle in the principle of epigenesis, he maintains that it is the blood which is the primal generative part, and not, as Aristotle thought, the heart.
Excommunicated in 1871, he replied with three articles, which were reproduced in thousands as pamphlets in the chief European languages: Der Fels Petri in Rom (1873), Der Primal Petri and des Papstes (1875), and Das Christenthum Christi and das Christenthum des Papstes (1876).
Mana rabba called into being the highest of the aeons properly so called, Hayye I.admaye, "Primal Life," and then withdrew into deepest secrecy, visible indeed to the highest but not to the lowest aeons (cf.
In the course of the 19th century the idea that the different elements are constituted by different groupings or condensations of one primal matter - a speculation which, if proved to be well grounded, would imply the possibility of changing one element into another - found favour with more than one responsible chemist; but experimental research failed to yield any evidence that was generally regarded as offering any support to this hypothesis.
Like Poland two centuries later, Hungary had ceased to be a civilized autonomous state because her prelates and her magnates, uncontrolled by any higher authority, and too ignorant or corrupt to look beyond their own immediate interests, abandoned themselves to the exclusive enjoyment of their inordinate privileges, while openly repudiating their primal obligation of defending the state against extraneous enemies.
In the Manichaean system it is related how the helper of the Primal Man, the spirit of life, captured the evil archontes, and fastened them to the firmament, or according to another account, flayed them, and formed the firmament from their skin (F.
Thus in the system of the Naasseni (see Hippolytus, Philosophumena), and in certain related sects there enumerated, the Primal Man has a central and predominant position.
And even in the Pistis-Sophia the Primal Man " Ieu " is frequently alluded to as the King of the Luminaries (cf.
The figure in the Mandaean system most closely corresponding to the Primal Man, though this figure also actually occurs in another part of the system (cf.
At one time the Primal Man, who sank down into matter, has freed himself and risen out of it again, and like him his members will rise out of darkness into the light (Poimandres); at another time the Primal Man who was conquered by the powers of darkness has been saved by the powers of light, and thus too all his race will be saved (Manichaeism); at another time the fallen Sophia is purified by her passions and sorrows and has found her Syzygos, the Soter, and wedded him, and thus all the souls of the Gnostics who still languish in matter will become the brides of the angels of the Soter (Valentinus).
But he 's a pussycat compared to Primal Scream 's Bobby Gillespie.
For the bulk of 1996, Primal Scream holed up in tiny rehearsal studio in Camden.
They perform live and record as a 5-piece with a highly reputed backing band (credits include supporting Richard Ashcroft and Primal Scream).
Primal Raw cat food is a commercially prepared raw food formulated especially for your cat.
Primal Pet Foods is a California-based company that manufactures a variety of raw foods for cats and dogs.
The Primal Company states that they makes their cat foods from 100 percent human-grade products.
Primal Pet Foods uses fresh, antibiotic-free, hormone-free meats and certified organic produce, minerals and vitamins.
Primal states they are committed to providing high quality raw pet foods to its customers.
Animals used for the meat in Primal Pet Foods are raised on grass or an appropriate vegetarian diet.
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Primal Pet Foods may be available to you locally.
Primal Raw Cat Food can be a convenient, healthy part of your cat's diet.
Panic attacks are part of the body's natural fight or flight response, and once you find the emotional connection to that primal urge you will be able to better control your physical symptoms as well.
Manufacturers are aware of the modern dog's need to address primal urges in a highly civilized environment.
Over one-hundred versions of Crue songs are tabbed out here including Afraid, Bad Boy Boogie, If I Die Tomorrow, Primal Scream, Saints of Los Angeles, Wild Side and more.
Animal dreams: Commonly represent primal instincts and the amount of control a person has over their own animalistic instincts.
Because the nature of the island is what Jack experiences, he experiences EVERYTHING the island has and is exposed to some strange experiment that gives him primal skills.
Games such as Street Fighter, Mortal Kombat, Primal Rage and many more are members of this well-populated sub-genre.
A filet mignon is a cut of meat from the tenderloin primal of a cow.
Some would say that it is more primal than the arts, as reflected in the mating "dances" of many animals.
Garden of Life Primal Defense Ultra Ultimate Probiotics Formula: Each dose has 13 different species of microflora totaling 15 billion live cells.
The sense of smell is our most primal sense.
There's just something about those bold black swishes and slashes that seems to speak to us deep down inside on an almost primal level.
And although acts like Happy Mondays and Primal Scream have in many ways emulated that sound and that carefree ethic, no one has ever really done it like them since.
Fantasy art demons appeal to more basic, primal instincts.
As a Wookie, the sound of Chewbacca's language is much more primal.
She looked nothing like herself, almost primal.
Y oshamin desired to raise himself above the Primal Light, but failed in the attempt, and was punished by removal out of the pure aetherial world into that of inferior light.
Into these regions descended Hibil the brilliant, in the power of Mana rabba, just as in the Manichaean mythology the "primal man," armed with the elements of the king of light, descends to a contest with the primal devil.
The account of Christ's flesh is torn out of the Key, but it is affirmed that it was at the baptism that "he put on that primal raiment of light which Adam lost in the garden."
Wollen ist Ursein (will is primal being); and to this alone apply the predicates fathomless, eternal, independent of time, self-affirming."
by Aristotle and Augustine) been understood as a sort of primal chaos.
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