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The Aeonic Perspective of the Enochian Temples
The initiatory system of the Enochian Temples divides the path of initiation into four major stages, distinguished primarily by the types and sources of the influences they are sensitive to. Briefly, these stages are: 1. Lunar-planetary, focused in Yesod and...
Magick >> Enochian
Bringing it Down to Earth: A Fractal Approach
'Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, coastlines are not circles, and bark is not smooth, nor does lightning travel in a straight line.' B. Mandelbrot W e want to think about the future - it's our nature. Unlike other creatures, humans possess an...
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
>> Modern Science
Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies
The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
Religions >> Vedic

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The Man Who Invented Dothraki
Half an hour later, Peterson walked onstage to discuss his new book, The Art of Language Invention. ... During the Enlightenment, European philosophers aspired to create languages that could express any concept in the universe with precision.
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A beginner's guide to the Age of Enlightenment | Art History: Rococo
Joseph Wright of Derby, A Philosopher Giving A Lecture at the Orrery, c. 1765, oil on canvas, 147 x 203 cm (Derby Museum and Art Gallery, Derby, England).
Chapter 18: The Arts in the Age of Enlightenment
This chapter surveys the arts of the Enlightenment and discusses how the rise of middle-class audiences encouraged a proliferation of new styles and forms.
Artist of the Enlightenment | History Today
He could almost be said to be the artist who best represents the Age of Enlightenment. In every sense. For what Wright painted was light and he used it in both ...
The Enlightenment and Artistic Styles - Art History Unstuffed
Oct 23, 2009 ART AND THE ENLIGHTENMENT. From the early eighteenth century on, the visual arts, from painting to interior décor, were markers of class ...
Age of Enlightenment - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
[edit]. Because of the focus on reason over superstition, the Enlightenment cultivated the arts.

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