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Enochian Temples: The Lower Temple
The previous sections dealt with the Temple primarily in its relation to the macrocosmic world. The Servient squares were considered only in their formation as the floor, and were largely ignored otherwise. But they can also be grouped to form altars of the...
Magick >> Enochian
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
Enochian Temples
Constructing Enochian Temples During the six months beginning November, 1985, I was involved in an extended exploration of the Enochian Tablet of Earth. There was no purpose to the work other than tourism - I merely wanted to see what was there and record it...
Magick >> Enochian
Egyptian Temples, part IV: The Temple Building
Model of the Universe From at least the New Kingdom on the Egyptian cult temple building was a symbolic model of the universe. It was built along an east-west axis, following the sun´s course through the day and surrounded by a brick wall built in alternating...
Religions >> Egyptian
Egyptian Temples, part III: God's Home
The cult temple in ancient Egypt was more than a place of worship. It was the home of the god, it was believed the deity took up residence in the building and used it more or less for all those various purposes as humans did. It was the place he was given...
Religions >> Egyptian
Egyptian Temples, part II: The Priesthood
The basis for the country, for society and for the individual was the maintaining of Maat. When the earth is a reflection of the sky, which is lorded by Re, then Pharaoh, "son of Re", Horus incarnated, becomes accordingly the lord of the earth. But...
Religions >> Egyptian
History of the Egyptian Religion, part IV: Middle Kingdom
First Intermediate - Middle Kingdom (ca 2181 -1786 bc.) The powers that built the solar temples of the 5th dynasty and the pyramids of the 6th dynasty weakened towards the end of the Old Kingdom, perhaps as a result of eroding economics, leaving the King less...
Religions >> Egyptian

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Scholar, chronicler of inner lives of Tamils
Turning to the puranic story of Poodsalar in Chekkilar's 'Periya Puranam', Shulman describes how Poosalar builds a temple in his mind Shiva chooses to reside, preferring it over the grand physical temple built by the Pandiya king. Shulman's questions ...
HC stays order imposing dress code for temple entry
A Bench of Justices V. Ramasubramanian and N. Kirubakaran granted the interim stay on a writ appeal preferred by the State government.
Its beat heralds a procession
And soon we learnt that it is known as the 'Udal and occupies an important place in temple rituals.
Tamil Nadu, India: in the footsteps of Linnaeus Tripe
This is, at first sight, bizarre for many of Tamil Nadu's temples are as crookedly alive as the human heart, swirling with mendicants, supplicants, itinerants and tricksters (in the pillared halls of Ekambaranathar Temple in Kanchipuram the “Beware of ...
3 Kancheepuram weavers get awards
Ms. Jayanthi, who learnt handloom weaving from her father, said the saree that won her the award has its pallu decorated by motifs like yali, peacock, horse and elephant – all taken from the pillars of Ekambaranathar temple.

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