I’ve uploaded an essay, “Mystical Experience and the Evolution of Consciousness: 21st Century Gnosis” to the Academia.edu website, where you can download it. It’s the text to a talk I gave at the 2014 Engelsberg Seminar held in Avesta, Sweden. 73 more words
Tags » Hermeticism
Another video from my Watch Later playlist on Youtube, Manly P. Hall gives a lecture regarding the occult. Typical of Manly P. Hall, he focuses on esoteric western mysticism, which he had a profound understanding of before he was thirty years old. 43 more words
We realize from our study of and, more importantly, our encounter with the figure of Hermes Trismegistus that the most difficult task we have as moderns who wish to pursue a spiritual path is that we cannot simply learn new information and fit it into our pre-existing World View, but we must learn a new World View, a new framework in which to fit the Hermetic knowledge. 490 more words
Author’s Note: only weirdos who live in libraries will like reading this
If people notice the nested interpolation of patterns in the continuous process of being potentiated across the cosmos and cultures past and present, should he discount this startling ‘coincidence’ as ‘pareidolia’? 827 more words
Every cause has its effect, every effect has its cause. So is the law.
This law states that everything happens because of a cause and that every cause has its effect on something. 375 more words