So, you want to join an Order? *Why?* This is the first thing you will be asked, so be prepared. Not to scare you away but you will be undertaking a goal where you’re going to be examining yourself extensively through out your path so get used to tough questions. A Mystery Tradition Order or… Read More So, you want to join an Order?
Many have asked what exactly is Magic (magick), what does it do? Some even ask how can they perform magick and if it conflicts with their lifestyle – such as religion.
Magick itself is an early modern English term, where the spelling was changed to differentiate itself from “stage magic.”
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Planetary correspondences as they are according to the “Western Mystery Tradition” or Abrahamic/Judeo belief systems.
Listings of shops, resources and informative sites in Illinois, and nearby Wisconsin and Indiana. Originally written in the 90’s, we have kept some of the listings below as archives for informative purposes. We encourage our visitors to submit new locations for us to add to the list. Have a new site you think we should list?… Read More Illinois Metaphysical Stores of the Past & Present
Deities attributed to or said to have dominion over Air, Sky, Winds & Storms. Also including Air as a philosophically Hermetic element.
Made Water” (太一生水) This cosmogenical text was found in the bamboo slips of Guodian, the earliest known version of the Daodejing. It’s similar to the opening of ch 42 (“the way made one, one made two, two made three, three made the myriad beings”), although slightly different in that each element goes back and interacts… Read More Water from Guodian Text
Attributes, qualities and correspondences of the element of Spirit.
Attributes, qualities and correspondences of the element Earth.
Attributes, qualities and correspondences of the element of Air.
Attributes,qualities and correspondences of the element Water.