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The Seven Hermetic Principles-The Principle of Mentalism

“The All is Mind, the universe is mental”. This quotation is used to sum up the concept in the Kybalion. It took me several years (and still working in it) to grasp this concept. 348 more words


Very interesting!

Quoting the last paragraph from Hermes Trismegistus and the Origins of the Pyramid Myths, by Jason Colavito:

…The Surid story is a relatively straightforward euhemerizing in this reading, with Surid substituting for Hermes because, as Julius Africanus testified, in Late Antique Egypt Khufu (Suphis in the Greek of Manetho) was imagined to be the author of Hermetic treatises (a Greek alchemical work carries his fictional byline), and thus may have been identified with Hermes himself, or became a suitable substitute, much the way other writers made the fictional pharaoh ’Ankam into Hermes.

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The Emerald Tablet (Tabula Smaragdina)

1) It is true without untruth, certain and most true:

2) that which is below is like that which is on high, and that which is on high is like that… 202 more words

The Mysteries

Pascal's Sphere

In Coleman Barks’ introduction to Chapter 16 of his Big Red Book, he quotes Carl Jung (1875-1961) as saying:

“The Self (God) is a circle whose centre is everywhere, whose circumference is nowhere.” 376 more words


Thoth Hermes Trismegistus and his Ancient School of Mysteries


Thoth Hermes Trismegistus is portrayed by the Egyptians as the moon god with the body of a man, head of an ibis, and a crescent moon over his head. 995 more words

The Mysteries

The Kybalion – The Ultimate Hermetic Introduction (Complete pdf)

The teaching of Hermes have been here distilled into one text.

We take great pleasure in presenting to the attention of students and investigators of the Secret Doctrines this little work based upon the world-old Hermetic Teachings. 1,239 more words

The Mysteries


The Kybalion, by Three Initiates,

“The Principles of Truth are Seven; he who knows these,
understandingly, possesses the Magic Key before whose
touch all the Doors of the Temple fly open.”–The Kybalion. 2,560 more words

The Occult