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Hod & Netzach
Just as the previous pairs of Sephiroth, (Binah - Chokmah, Chessed - Gedulah), needed to be explained together to be fully understood, (Binah depends on that of Chokmah, and Chessed relies on Geburah, visa versa), so it is with Hod and Netzach. Hod is form...
Magick >> Qabalah
Love and Clarity
Literally any state of mind may be created or enhanced within. It is commonly assumed that our thoughts and feelings are difficult, if not impossible, to change at will. But this is not so. The meditator soon realizes that it is they who are primarily...
Mind >> Telepathy and Group Mind
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
Origin of the Zodiac Signs
Zodiac is that imaginary belt encircling the earth through which the sun, moon, and the planets pass during the year.
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
Astrology >> The Moon
Astronomy in Ancient Civilisations
It is a pity that the myths of ancient civilisations are so easily dismissed as the musings of savage minds, as it is subsequently easy to overlook the fact that many of their myths were encryptions of their astronomical knowledge. The best example of this...
Modern Science >> Astronomy
Meditation and Kaballah
Meditation is one of the most vital elements of occult and esoteric practices, especially in the study of the Kaballah. I've heard it said that prayer is talking to the Divine and meditation is listening for the answers. I've also heard that the answers come...
Mind >> Meditation

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Navigating the Celestial Sphere (Globe) Activity---To The Teacher
Navigating the Celestial Sphere (Globe) Activity---To The Teacher. Do you have access to celestial spheres?
The Celestial Sphere
The Celestial Sphere. A Model For . The celestial equator is the point in the sky equidistant between the crosses the celestial equator on its way northward.
1 CHAPTER 6 THE CELESTIAL SPHERE 6.1. Introduction If you
bodies on the celestial sphere, and how to convert between one system and another In figure VI.1 we see the celestial sphere with the observer O at its centre.
Earth-Sky Relationships and the Celestial Sphere
Let's start by considering the image of the celestial sphere below. sphere.
Understanding the Celestial Sphere

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Muslim scientists: On the shoulders of giants
The book also describes the division of the celestial sphere into the signs of the zodiac and into degrees. Moreover, it discusses the construction of a sundial and a number of astronomical instruments. Al Battani also catalogued 489 stars.
Looking Up: Window into the starry night
On late summer evenings we are caught almost breathless as we take in the cascading river of subtle light arching through the celestial sphere.
True Blood: Neko Case and Southern Gothic
The episode closes on Bill, a glass of True Blood in hand, looking up forlornly at the moon before cutting to Eric and Sookie making love under that same celestial sphere while Neko Case's "I Wish I Was the Moon" haunts us throughout the credits.

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Celestial sphere - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In astronomy and navigation, the celestial sphere is an imaginary sphere of arbitrarily large radius, concentric with the Earth and rotating upon the same axis.
The Celestial Sphere
The point on the celestial sphere that is directly over our heads at a given time is termed the zenith.
Celestial Sphere
celestial sphere We observe the sky as it looks, not as it is. You feel like you are on top of the Earth (the result of gravity drawing you toward the Earth's center).
Celestial Sphere
The celestial sphere is an imaginary sphere of gigantic radius with the earth located at its center.
Astronomy: The Celestial Sphere
The stars remain fixed on the celestial sphere with respect to themselves. The earth's pole describes a circular wobble of 23.

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