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Of Master and Discipline
Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Commentary Part 1 The following is a fictional account of a spiritual awakening with a factual basis. This five part series is offered to promote and encourage the practices of the World Mind Society, making the...
Mind >> World Mind
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
About The Kabalah
Kabalah (Cabala, Qabalah) is an ancient Hebrew method that investigates man’s position in the universe. Why does man exist? Where does he come from? Kabbalah can answer such questions through the spiritual world. Unlike theoretical studies, Kabalah is a very...
Magick >> Qabalah
Archetypal Astrology
Jungian Psychology | Archetypal Astrology | The Myths The Horoscope What is below is like what is above. And what is above is like what is below, so that the miracle of the One may be accomplished. -Tabula Smaragdina This is not an explanation of all the...
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
Sensible Ideas: The Knowledge Behind the Perception
Do objects exist independently of consciousness? If so, what is the nature of these objects? These questions shall be investigated through the conflicting philosophies of John Locke and George Berkeley. Preliminary Quotations from Locke and Berkeley: Primary...
Religion & Philosophy >> Philosophy
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
Why are some experts skeptical about subliminal influence?
There was once a legitimate scientific controversy over whether subliminal perception really occurs or not. The question was whether someone can perceive something unconsciously. All kinds of experiments were performed to try to prove that we were...
Parapsychology >> Subliminal Persuasion

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Destroyed UCT art included anti-apartheid painting: report
According to the Daily Maverick while most of the artwork destroyed was of figures attached to the university - the anti-apartheid painting was of a figure holding a sign that read 'no to violence'.
A Reluctant Barkeep, Mourned on the Brooklyn Streets That Called Him Home
“Sunny was a very Shakespearean figure without intending to be,” Mr. Sultan said. “It was very hard to say Sunny was a painter or Sunny was a bar owner.
Two shows at ICA: One head-scratcher, one sly use of space
First, he places Many Moons, a 70-foot-long painting made for this exhibition, diagonally across the exhibition space, walling off our view of the high gallery. The work, which straddles the line between painting ...
Artist hopes people get the picture when they view 'Portrait of Maquoketa'
With a decent amount of math and calculation on the part of her husband, Frantzen explained, he helped her figure out the best way to paint and hang the panorama to create the illusion of one large painting when viewed from a chair. But Bowman also ...

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