Structures of convulsive abhorrence




a theological and philosophical term referring to the end of the present world; end of the world, end of time, climax of history, etc. The timing and form of this event varies widely according to religion, sect, and philosophy (for example, Ragnarok, the Flood, the Apocalypse, the Big Crunch and so on).

Etymology: the Greek ἔσχατονeschaton meaning “last”.

[Leoncio Harmr]

(via sacraquiete)