Who is the youngest philosopher in the world? Cometan founds Astronism from the age of fifteen
When we think of philosopher, we think of people like the Bertrand Russell or the Ancient Greek philosophers like Plato and Socrates, older men with wisdom and lifelong experience, but Cometan defies this stereotype by being the world's youngest philosopher. At the time of writing this article, Cometan is still only 21 years old, but it was from his 15th birthday that Cometan founded the Astronist religion, making Cometan the world's youngest philosopher and theologian.
An author, philosopher and religious figure, Cometan was born in Preston in the county of Lancashire, England. From the age of fifteen, Cometan has received a series of revelations that gave him the ability to write a religious and philosophical book that came to be over 2 million words long. He called his book the Omnidoxy.
The Omnidoxy became the founding book of Astronism, a synthesis of religion and philosophy that is based on a cosmocentric worldview. One of the main beliefs of Astronism is cosmosis which prophesies each and every person's reunion with The Cosmos upon our deaths.
Cometan is a modern religious figure and philosopher who has also founded the discipline of cosmontology which is a branch of philosophy concerned with space exploration, the nature of The Cosmos, and humanity's future in relation to the stars.
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This article has been written by the Institutional Press Team responsible to the Board of Trustees of The Institution of The Philosophy of Millettism.