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Download The Spellcaster's Reference: Magickal Timing for the Wheel by Eileen Holland PDF

By Eileen Holland

Is there an auspicious time for blessing a child babe? puzzling over what colour candles to exploit for a iciness handfasting? Are there occasions whilst it may be harmful to paintings magick? What herbs are most sensible to take advantage of while the Moon is in melanoma? Magick is motive, yet any witch will let you know that reason calls for forethought and practise. or even the main professional ritualist wishes a connection with make sure the simplest timing and strongest elements for his or her magical paintings. From Saturday to Scorpio to September, from Vervain to Mandrake to Amber, utilizing the best magickal correspondences strengthens any spell, rite, or ritual. the following Eileen Holland has amassed jointly a wealth of magickal wisdom, entire with every thing from hours, days, weeks, and astrological alignment to right corresponding crops, animals, oils, herbs, and deities, and compiled them into the last word reference e-book for someone looking advice in growing and timing their very own enchantments. encompasses a thesaurus of much less primary phrases and deities, in addition to a thesaurus of elements.

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Download Astrology for All by Alan Leo PDF

By Alan Leo

He's thought of the daddy of contemporary astrology: Alan Leo spread out the secrets and techniques of divination by means of the celebrities to most people within the early twentieth century with a favored line of astrology manuals that trigger a craze for horoscopes that maintains to at the present time. right here, during this copy of the 1910 fourth version of his crucial primer, Leo teaches us. . the fundamentals of astronomy required for an figuring out of astrology . the character and personality of the twelve symptoms of the Zodiac . entire breakdowns of the impact of the sunlight and the Moon on each one condo . what a horoscope is and the way to solid one . and extra. additionally FROM COSIMO: Leo's the foremost in your personal Nativity, Symbolism and Astrology: An creation to Esoteric Astrology, Horary Astrology, and Mars: The struggle Lord British astrologer WILLIAM FREDERICK ALLAN (1860-1917), aka Alan Leo, released Astrologer's journal in addition to a line of astrological fabrics; he based the Astrological resort of the Theosophical Society in 1915.

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Download Women's Lives, Women's Rituals in the Hindu Tradition by Tracy Pintchman PDF

By Tracy Pintchman

During this publication, Tracy Pintchman has assembled ten prime students of Hinduism to discover the advanced dating among Hindu women's rituals and their lives past ritual. The publication focuses quite at the courting of women's ritual practices to domesticity, exposing and exploring the nuances, complexities, and boundaries of this courting. in lots of cultural and ancient contexts, together with modern India, women's daily lives are inclined to revolve seriously round family and interpersonal issues, in particular take care of little ones, the house, husbands, and different relations. for that reason, women's religiosity additionally has a tendency to stress the family realm and the relationships so much critical to ladies. yet women's non secular matters definitely expand past domesticity. additionally, even the household non secular actions that Hindu ladies practice won't basically reflect or verify characteristically formulated household beliefs yet may well functionality strategically to reconfigure, reinterpret, criticize, or maybe reject such beliefs. This quantity takes a clean examine problems with the connection among Hindu women's ritual practices and normative domesticity. In so doing, it emphasizes lady innovation and supplier in constituting and reworking either ritual and the family realm and calls consciousness to the restrictions of normative domesticity as a class proper to many kinds of Hindu women's spiritual perform.

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Download Occult experiments in the home: personal explorations of by Duncan Barford PDF

By Duncan Barford

An come upon with the magical can switch a person’s existence eternally. Duncan Barford used to be certainly one of them: poltergeists, conversations with the useless, spirits of nature and of position, mystical states, lucid goals and out-of-body experiences.
In this e-book he explores the importance of reviews like those for our realizing of truth, and of ways his engagement with the theories and practices of western magick has built his perspectives.

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Download My Life After Death: A Memoir from Heaven by Erik Medhus, Elisa Medhus M.D. M.D. PDF

By Erik Medhus, Elisa Medhus M.D. M.D.

Within the follow-up to Elisa Medhus’s My Son and the Afterlife—“a heartfelt, deeply relocating tale” (Eben Alexander, New York occasions bestselling writer of Proof of Heaven)—her son Erik tells his outstanding tale at once from the afterlife, describing intimately his demise, transition, and religious renewal.

My lifestyles After dying begins at the tragic day while Erik Medhus took his personal lifestyles. What follows is a moment-by-moment account of the religious lifestyles he discovers at the different side—told for the first actual time in his personal phrases as channeled through medium Jamie Butler after which transcribed by means of his mom Elisa.

Overflowing along with his signature honesty and candor, Erik describes greater than only a stopover at to the afterlife. He for my part walks us during the event of loss of life, transitioning into spirit shape, and divulges an in depth examine the lifestyles watching for us at the different side.

In this intimate and provocative memoir, the most important questions will ultimately be spoke back, together with: What does it think prefer to die? what's it wish to develop into a spirit? Why and the way do spirits converse with the residing? Is there a heaven? eventually, Erik’s tale presents the solutions that might support readers locate solace and take away the fears surrounding dying, displaying that love has no limitations and lifestyles doesn't really finish.

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Download Magie: Rezeptions- und diskursgeschichtliche Analysen von by Bernd-Christian Otto PDF

By Bernd-Christian Otto

This booklet (the author´s revised dissertation) analyzes the heritage of the idea that of magic spanning approximately 2,500 years. Following an creation discussing the matter of educational definitions of magic regularly, the booklet offers the excellent heritage of the concept that of magic for the 1st time, from its origins in antiquity to the twentieth century. Polemic texts with an exterior standpoint are incorporated in equivalent degree in addition to authors that defined and understood themselves as ""magicians"" in Western cultural heritage.

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Download Creating Magickal Entities: A Complete Guide to Entity by David Michael Cunningham PDF

By David Michael Cunningham

Developing Magickal Entities is a finished reference guide that provides step by step directions for growing entities via astral manipulation that may swap your existence. This handbook, written by way of 3 training occultists, finds magickal and alchemical tools, many that have been misplaced and suppressed throughout the a while, in a refreshingly smooth manner that magickal practitioners of any culture can comprehend.

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Download Grimoire to Conjure the Spirit of a Place by Anonymous, Society of Esoteric Endeavour PDF

By Anonymous, Society of Esoteric Endeavour

Numbered restricted version of eighty copies. huge structure 13ins x 9ins, padded forums, pigskin leather-based label, linen disguise secured with pigskin leather-based ties. the unique manuscript used to be penned in French within the overdue 18th Century. just one reproduction is understood of and this is often preserved within the Bibliotheque Arsenal in Paris, the identify web page being reproduced at the final web page of this e-book. it truly is adorned with stencilled designs and those (and no others) are reproduced within the publication. The typeface selected, Caslon, used to be that almost all time-honored at the Continent at that interval and is sympathetic to the stencilled identify of the manuscript. The textual content is awesome. it sort of feels to explain a ritual that the author conducted. safety is sought from a demonic Trinity prior to Christian powers are used to awaken an infernal spirit, in particular linked to where of the operating, right into a piglet that's led right into a magic circle the place it's slain. This releases the spirit however it he's restricted in the circle till he indicators the Grimoire of the name, which has been ready in accordance with definite requirements. The e-book is then handled like a toddler, being baptised with a godparent current and so on. The textual content states that while you are in ownership of the unique Grimoire “..or one love it” then you definately should not have to accomplish the entire ritual yet simply learn out the conjurations. the unique spirit will then ship certainly one of his minions to help you. therefore this the actual manifestation of this, the 1st ever version, is guided via the standards given within the textual content. it really is acknowledged that it may be written on ten leaves of parchment and the the following it really is revealed on that variety of leaves of goatskin parchment paper, giving 20pp of textual content plus beneficiant endpapers. The textual content states that the Grimoire will be certain in taffeta. This variation is certain in natural silk shrubbed taffeta of the sort that may were to be had on the interval. Then, as now, it's a luxurious fabric, woven with diversified colors of thread, one color stepping into one course the opposite color perpendicular to that. on condition that the textual content calls for use of such a plush fabric a material which mixes red and gold threads has been selected. a number of the eighty units of sheets should not but sure and a special colored taffeta can be used for those to offer destiny bibliographers nutrition for inspiration. which means the cloth seems to be diverse colors based upon how the e-book is held and it shimmers while it strikes. The forums are padded to top current the fabric binding. The label that's sunk into the padded forums is of usual colored pigskin leather-based gilt stamped with 24-karat gold, giving the name set in the magic circle given within the booklet. The gold too shimmers because the booklet is moved. Pigskin leather-based used to be utilized in e-book binding up until eventually the top of the 18th Century yet many publication creditors could now be not going to have encountered an instance. the following it's been selected to reference using a pig within the ritual. directions are on condition that the e-book be held in incense smoke, the incense recipe being given. This has been performed in order that the e-book will odor because it may still while learn. Then the directions kingdom that the booklet be wrapped in a move formed piece of natural white linen.. This too has been performed utilizing a hundred% natural linen (most glossy “linens” comprise cotton fibre while this linen is solely made from flax fibre) and is provided secured via pigskin leather-based ties. hence the reader has to the touch and believe the pigskin leather-based. The leather-based ties go through steel eyelets which, destiny boibliographers may well word, provides upward thrust to 3 variations. a few have brass eyelets, others tin then a few have copper. The endpapers are of a dusty purple Fabrio Ingres mold made paper. each one books quantity and challenge by way of a tipped in bookplate exhibiting the All Seeing Eye that's the image of the Society of Esoteric Endeavour published on Griffin Mill home made paper.

The author states that he used to be given the ritual by way of a sea captain. when the iteration glamours of grimoires continually owe extra to mind's eye than fact this article is a fascinating midway condo among the scholarly magic of intellectuals operating lower than the patronage of princes (such as Dee) and the folks magic of these who needs to, in any respect expenditures, safeguard their plants and cattle. Examples of the latter are available in the various spells within the appendices of the Society of Esoteric Endeavour version of the Gimoire of Pope Honorius. The Grimoire of the Spirit of where does have cosmopolitan, Mediterranean references. there's point out of the Ass Headed God which happened in Italian and Egyptian traditions. The conjurations have been written in Latin through anyone who was once capable, yet no pupil. They made blunders that proved an attractive try out for a contemporary educational translator to solve in order to effectively seize the writer’s rationale. either the unique Latin and the interpretation are given, revealed in several shades for sake of readability. The conjurations have curious Biblical references that owe extra to people traditions than a interpreting of the particular Testaments. the author truly realises he's describing a perilous course that might be obvious as profoundly antisocial and there are nice admonitions to secrecy. additionally, it truly is said, nobody may still test the ritual until they're petrified of creating a mistake, notwithstanding minor. basically it truly is meant that the operator can be in an severe mind set while appearing the ritual. The Grimoire makes use of the assumed superiority of Christian powers over Infernal spirits to compel one to seem and to help operator. One wonders if this may be thought of a Gnostic impulse. Swimming in a global that's colours of gray it feels traditional to take advantage of the forces of sunshine to manage the forces of darkness to ease ones manner. the particular constitution of the ritual, the best way the spirit is conjured into the pig and published into the circle and so on, is subtle and never found in different Grimoire texts. The baptism of the Grimoire as a baby particularly turns out very smooth, comparable to post-Crowley notions of the Magickal Child.

The unique manuscript used to be written in outdated French. This has been translated via Philippe Pissier who, having translated Crowley into French and written approximately occultism, has the attention to speak the paranormal perspective of the writer.

Whilst there are a plethora of books approximately magic there are only a few magical books. it truly is was hoping that this merchandise issued by means of the Society of Esoteric Endeavour, its shape or even its odor being made up our minds through the textual content itself for magical reasons, can be thought of such.

Images are offered less than. even if sooner than having access to this photos one may need to contemplate the adaptation within the event of unwrapping the booklet from the go of white linen, smelling the odor of the incense which it contains, touching it and seeing it for the 1st time. definitely the adventure may be way more severe if one has no longer already visible pictures of the booklet. while you are convinced you will want the publication you could desire to keep away from seeing the images.

Having been held in incense smoke, wrapped within the linen go after which packed in tissue paper and sealed in bubble wrap, it isn't attainable to view which quantity each one reproduction is. for this reason it's completely good fortune of the draw which no 1 gets.

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Download The thinning of the veil : a record of psychic experience by Mary Bruce Wallace PDF

By Mary Bruce Wallace

This can be a replica of a booklet released earlier than 1923. This publication could have occasional imperfections corresponding to lacking or blurred pages, negative photographs, errant marks, and so on. that have been both a part of the unique artifact, or have been brought by way of the scanning technique. We think this paintings is culturally very important, and regardless of the imperfections, have elected to carry it again into print as a part of our carrying on with dedication to the maintenance of published works around the globe. We enjoy your figuring out of the imperfections within the renovation method, and desire you take pleasure in this necessary e-book.

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