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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
Bringing it Down to Earth: A Fractal Approach
'Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, coastlines are not circles, and bark is not smooth, nor does lightning travel in a straight line.' B. Mandelbrot W e want to think about the future - it's our nature. Unlike other creatures, humans possess an...
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
>> Modern Science
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
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
The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
Religions >> Vedic

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Concert: The Dream of Gerontius at the Barbican
In name and in practice, the star of this Elgar Dream of Gerontius was Allan Clayton. In fact, if you haven't heard this British tenor, make sure it's the next thing you do.
'I wondered if I'd gone to meet my Maker' - review
As everyone who loves it knows and fears, anything less than the very best treatment can leave The Dream of Gerontius seeming not so much glowingly sublime as embarrassingly mawkish and glutinously religiose. Whatever one thinks of the reactionary ...
Cherish performance of Dream of Gerontius
Above all, the part of Gerontius needs a tenor with style, staying-power and intelligence. If no-one is available, forget it! On Sunday 24 April 2016 conductor Graham Jones raised his baton, and the miracle happened.
Vienna PO/Rattle: The Dream of Gerontius review – persuasive dramatic power
It is always fascinating to hear great European orchestras play Elgar. Twenty-five years ago, Simon Rattle performed and recorded The Dream of Gerontius in Birmingham with his then orchestra, the CBSO. Now returning to the city and the work, he had the ...
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra: The Dream of Gerontius; Prom 73 review ...
If alas less risque, the classical world currently has the feel of Schnitzler's Viennese satire La Ronde, with a heady round-dance under way of conductors switching orchestras, ending up one step along with as yet unknown consequences and at ever more ...

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