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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
Aviary at the Gates of Heaven: Examining the Bird Symbolism in the Thoth Empress Card
"This card, summed up, may be called the Gate of Heaven." Book of Thoth, p. 77. Eight birds adorn the fourth card of the Thoth Deck Major Arcana, The Empress. These eight birds, their variant symbology united, point at one overarching meaning -- as...
Tarot Cards >> The Major Arcana
The Goddess
Although often depicted as a woman, she is none, and she is all of them. "I am every woman!" And every woman is the Goddess. She is the mystery of the life-giving and life-taking rhythm of nature, the great void and well of endless possibilities....
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
This Shall Not Be!
The pick makes a dull thump as it bites into the frozen earth. The grave needs to be about 3 feet deep. I hope the work will distract me from the night's coming events. Snow dances down from the darkening skies. As I dig, I take out some of my grief, my...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Miscellaneous Astral Case Histories
Waking Paralysis Related Case Histories: #1: Ms. E: Ms. E. I had another spontaneous, unwanted, OBE a few days ago. I was sitting in for a Maths lecture to take a nap (I don't take Mathematics) and was feeling very cold, rather hungry and miserable as I...
Parapsychology >> Astral Projection
The 'W' Word (Witch), What Does it Mean?
The other day I sat down and again tried to define what it is that I am doing. We are talking about beginning our church next year, but a church of what? I am the type that is most comfortable with a clear and complete understanding, so I began at the...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
What is hypnotic trance? Does it provide unusual physical or mental capacities?
2.1 'Trance;' descriptive or misleading? Most of the classical notions of hypnosis have long held that hypnosis was special in some way from other types of interpersonal communication and that an induction (preparatory process considered by some to be...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis

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Fox & Friends hosts go through stages of grief on air after Trump tells them
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ArtsBeat | Primary Stages Season to Include Adaptation of Rankine's 'Citizen'
The Primary Stages season will open in September with a new production of “The Roads to Home” by Horton Foote, who had a longstanding relationship with the theater. Michael Wilson will direct; Hallie Foote, the playwright's daughter, will be in the cast.
Kerala Assembly Electoin 2016: BJP stages dharna against CPI(M) attacks
Thiruvananthapuram: BJP leaders led by its state president Kummanam Rajasekharan staged a dharna on Wednesday in front of the secretariat in protest against the alleged 'political violence' unleashed by CPI(M) in Kerala in the run up to the 16 May ...
Mabel Madness, Starring Tony Winner Trezana Beverley, Extends at Urban Stages
Urban Stages has announced a three-week extension for its world-premiere production of Mabel Madness, a musical play written by and starring Tony Award winner Trezana Beverley (For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is ...

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