Khérumian, Raphaël (1903– )
Painter and writer on parapsychological topics, born at
Baku, Azerbaijan. He was a member of the board of directors
of the Institut Métapsychique International, Paris, with special
interest in the physiological mechanisms of telepathy and
the moral implications of parapsychology. During the decade
after World War II, Khérumian wrote a variety of articles for
the Revue Métapsychique and one book, Léonard de Vinci et les
mystères (Paris, 1952).
Sources
Khérumian, Raphaël. ‘‘A propos de l’hypothèse cryptesthétique’’
(Regarding the Cryptesthetic Hypothesis). Revue Métapsychique
1, no. 2 (1955).
———. ‘‘Essai d’interprétation des expériences de Soal et
Goldney’’ (Interpretative Essay on the Experiments of Soal and
Goldney). Revue Métapsychique 8 (1949).
———. ‘‘Introduction à l’étude de la connaissance parapsychologique’’
(Introduction to the Study of Parapsychology
Knowledge). Revue Métapsychique 1–3 (1948).
———. ‘‘Procédés mécaniques pour faciliter les transmissions
télépathiques’’ (Mechanical Procedures to Facilitate Telepathic
Messages). Revue Métapsychique 26 (1953).
———. ‘‘Les propriétés groupales des organismes et la
parapsychologie’’ (The Group Properties of Organisms and
Parapsychology). Revue Métapsychique 10 (1950).
———. ‘‘Réflexions sur l’état actuel et les perspectives de la
parapsychologie’’ (Remarks on the Present Status and the Future
of Parapsychology). Revue Métapsychique 2, nos. 8, 9
(1958–59).
Pleasants, Helene, ed. Biographical Dictionary of Parapsychology.
New York Helix Press, 1964.