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16 - The Tower
The Tower represents structures in our life that keep us from fully being and expressing ourselves, it is imprisonment in any form. The Eye of Horus demands us to look at who we really are. Old structures in our life are ruined (the falling tower) and...
Tarot Cards >> The Major Arcana
The Paths of the Qabalah
I must confess, I've been trying to use the book "The Talking Tree" by William Gray and I admit that I've been having a hard time. Most Tree of Life glyphs start the eleventh path with the Fool, as it is with most tarot decks. Gray begins with the...
Magick >> Qabalah
The next Sephirah is Tiphareth. It is represented by the Sixes, Wands:Victory, Cups:Joy, Swords:Earned Success, Pentacles:Material Success. The sixth path is called the Mediating Intelligence and serves to equilibriate the lower six Sephiroth leading down...
Magick >> Qabalah
The practical applications of the Tree must start at Malkuth, because Malkuth is all that is manifested on Earth. We know Malkuth better than any other Sephiroth just because we are the embodiment of Malkuth. We know the physical world by living it. Malkuth...
Magick >> Qabalah
The great problem in practical workings is to bring things through to the Sphere of Malkuth and to do this effectively we must bridge between Malkuth and Yesod. Yesod is represented by the nines in the tarot, great strength, material happiness, despair and...
Magick >> Qabalah
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
The Tree of Life
The Tree of Life is a glyph is intended to represent the cosmos in its entirety and the soul of man. We use this Tree as a tool to calculate the intricacies of existence. The glyph is made up of ten circles, Sephirah, or spheres. The Sephiroth represent the...
Magick >> Qabalah

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Franz Boas out of the ivory tower
Franz Boas out of the ivory tower. Lee D. Baker.
Scaling the Ivory Tower: The Pursuit of an Academic Career
Scaling the Ivory Tower: The Pursuit of an Academic Career. 2nd Edition. Contributors: David Schmidtz.
the View from the Ivory Tower - College of William and Mary
The View from the Ivory Tower: TRIP Survey of International. Relations Faculty in the United States and Canada by. Daniel Maliniak.
CrACkS in the iVory tower?
Circa 2010 by Steve Farkas and Ann Duffett. Foreword by Chester e. Finn, Jr.
Falling Out of the Ivory Tower

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Ivory tower besieged by the new economic reality
By Pete McMartin, Vancouver Sun August 25, 2011 We've just returned from our annual visit to the university bookstore, this time with our daughter. My wallet left light-headed. A used copy of Clinical Drug Therapy For Canadian Practice cost $85.
Mom Columnist Cuts Cord As Kids Head Off To "Ivory Tower"
This year I have two off to the "ivory tower" and they are leaving five days apart. When my daughter left two years ago there was a shortage of Kleenex in the area. I cried when I heard a song on the radio.
Scientists Need To Be Less Objective, Says Ecologist, And More Political
My Belgian Grand Prix preview
Underdog to ivory tower, you know with your attitude I hope Cameron's Government squeezes you even more in the next few years - and for me to approve of anything the Tories do means I am really, really, really hacked off with you.
'I do not want to live in an ivory tower'
She says, “I do not want to live in an ivory tower and turn a blind eye to what is happening around me. There is the issue of communal harmony that I strongly believe in, and I am associated with various organisations too.

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Ivory Tower - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Ivory tower - the meaning and origin of this saying.
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Ivory Tower : University of Minnesota
May 6, 2011 Join us as we launch the latest issue of Ivory Tower.
A.Word.A.Day --ivory tower
Sep 16, 2010 Translation of French tour d'ivoire, from tour (tower) + de (of) + ivoire (ivory).

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