Plotinus – Life and Writings

PLOTINUS TELLS us nothing about his life in his own writings, and all our information about him comes from the biography which his disciple and editor Porphyry wrote as an introduction to the Enneads? Fortunately this is a reliable source. Porphyry seems to have taken care to be accurate, and his account of the six years at the end of Plotinus’s life when he was with him at Rome is based on close personal knowledge…

PLOTINUS – By A. H. Armstrong
Plotinus – Life & Writings (1 of 2)
Adapted for video & narrated by Jason Youngman
Background music: Cello concerto RV 416 – Antonio Vivaldi

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