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20% Discount on my titles at Floris Books

The generous people at Floris Books are offering a 20% discount on my titles from now until the end of April. Along with Lost Knowledge of the Imagination… 651 more words



The Emerald Tablet is a compact and cryptic piece of the Hermetica reputed to contain the secret of the prima materia and its transmutation. It was highly regarded by European alchemists as the foundation of their art and its Hermetic tradition. 423 more words


The Emerald Tablets ☥ Thoth The Atlantean ~ Feb. 11, 2018

Mmm…how very interesting! As I continue to study spirituality, much information is now making its way to me regarding the Gnostic views of life and living. 223 more words

“Nothing is Impossible”: Rediscovering The Kybalion

By Mitch Horowitz

And with the wish the energy was born…
– Corpus Hermeticum, book I

I once regarded The Kybalion as little more than a novelty of early twentieth-century occultism. 1,716 more words

The Occult

What do the Lower Cards in the Tarot Mean?

The pips are the cards numbered from ACE (1)-10. They show current energies that may be hidden from view or that the Querent may not see or want to see. 162 more words


What do the Court Cards Mean in the Tarot?

The court cards trump the lower cards in the suits. The royal figures pictured on the court cards are analogous to those of a modern playing card deck, but the Tarot adds one more card: the Page. 171 more words


What do the Aces Represent in the Tarot

The aces represent the distilled energy—the seed energy or essence of each suit. As such, they could be said to be both higher and lower than the court cards, just as in a regular playing deck. 215 more words