Alchemical Allegory Solar Religion

Unveiling Aspects of Alchemical Allegory in Solar Religion

As the initial post in the new ‘Unveiling Allegory’ category, this is an excerpt from Chapter XX, Unveiling Alchemical Allegory in Religion, from Practical Alchemy: Path to High Alchemical Arts. The crux of spiritual allegory is to use a surface level of meaning to conceal something of much deeper substance, value, and meaning in a way that protects the hidden …

Evolutionary Power & Alchemical Process

Evolutionary Powers & Alchemical Process

The conscious mind is not a singularity—it is a complex of functions and forces which ebb and flow within each other, and their movement creates thoughts and impressions that we believe to be our individual consciousness. Consciousness, by the very context of the word denotes a fullness, a purity, conveyed through faculties of awakened perception. Our conscious mind, however, is …

The Emerald Tablet of Hermes Trismegistus

The Emerald Tablet of Hermes Trismegistus

The Emerald Tablet of Hermes is the single most famous artifact of the entire Hermetic Tradition, though only translations are available to us today. Unfortunately, we cannot go to a museum to see the original unless it is once again found. The Emerald Tablet is the core foundation of Hermetic Philosophy and instructs in the art of practical alchemy and …

Hermetic Arts & Hermeticism

Hermetic Arts

Hidden in the depths of every sentient being is the impulse for evolution. In the soul of a human being this impulse, after refinement where the qualities of perception become more rarefied, begins a seeping through of the very essence of core beingness. This brings an awareness of the quickening of the original impulse… an impulse that is now pushing …

Ascension Meditation

Ascension Meditation: A Practical Tool for Consciousness Expansion

This Ascension meditation process, as it was taught to me, is a modality that synthesizes approaches that are typically either Eastern or Western into one efficient construct that harmonizes both in a way that destroys root stresses buried deeply in the psyche without having to analyze them to break them down. This form of meditation is particularly suited to the …