Category «New Age»

Magia Sexualis: Sexual Practices for Magical Power by Maria de Naglowska, Paschal Beverly Randolph

By Maria de Naglowska, Paschal Beverly Randolph

A step by step advisor to the occult technology of intercourse magic:

• in line with the practices of P. B. Randolph, occult rival of H. P. Blavatsky

• finds the right way to practice intercourse magic rituals for particular real-world effects, akin to better power or enhancement of the senses

• Explains easy methods to create magical talismans, corresponding to jewelry with particular planetary forces, find out how to liven up a portray, and the way to cost an effigy

Conceived via Paschal Beverly Randolph, Magia Sexualis has been heralded because the so much influential ebook approximately intercourse magic ever written, surviving to the current day completely via Maria de Naglowska’s French translation. released greater than 50 years after Randolph’s dying, the authorship of this “translation” has been again and again known as into query: whereas the higher a part of the content material should be traced to Randolph’s identified works, a really good portion cannot--leading to the belief that this paintings was once supplemented via Naglowska’s personal intercourse magic paintings and huge occult teachings.

Magia Sexualis explains Randolph’s meticulous technology of intercourse magic, practiced by way of the Brotherhood of Eulis and the airtight Brotherhood of sunshine. starting with routines to advance crucial abilities, the e-book explains in step by step element how you can practice intercourse magic rituals for particular effects, reminiscent of better power or enhancement of the senses, the right way to cost and use a “volt”--an effigy of a particular individual you need to effect or safeguard, find out how to liven up a portray that allows you to effect these round it, and the way to create magical talismans with particular planetary forces, utilizing what Randolph calls “fluid condensers.” This paintings from nice occult minds indicates that real energy of the spirit is obtained along side the ability of sex--affirming that “sex is the basic strength in each being, the main strong strength in Nature, and the main attribute facts of God.”

About the author:
Paschal Beverly Randolph (1825 1875) was once an African American health professional, Rosicrucian, and occultist who brought intercourse magic to North the United States. The founding father of the Brotherhood of Eulis and a identified occult rival of H. P. Blavatsky, he authored numerous books, together with Eulis: The background of affection. Maria de Naglowska (1883 1936) used to be a Russian occultist, mystic, and founding father of the Brotherhood of the Golden Arrow, whose meetings in Paris within the Nineteen Thirties have been attended by means of many now recognized avant-garde and infamous writers and artists, resembling Julius Evola, guy Ray, and André Breton. Donald Traxler is either a translator and pupil of the occult. He lives in Martinez, California.

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Norse Magic by D.J. Conway

By D.J. Conway

Elves and dwarves, gnomes and frost giants. . . Norse mythology is stuffed with stories of such supernatural beings, nature spirits, and strong deities. many of us comprehend that the Norse humans have been fierce warriors, yet were you aware that they have been robust magicians to boot? Norse Magic has every little thing you must examine with a purpose to start working towards Norse spirituality. realize the heritage and faith of the Vikings, together with Norse mythology, seasonal fairs, and magical thoughts. when you are drawn to practising Norse Wicca, you are going to find out about the three-fold goddess and the god, in addition to the best way to rejoice the vacations, all from the point of view of Norse Paganism. become aware of the secrets and techniques of herb magic, cauldron magic, twine magic, elf magic, dwarf magic, and extra. those magical recommendations are provided in a transparent, step by step layout. The perform of Norse magic enlists the aid of the Asa-Gods, gentle Elves and sturdy Dwarves. It elicits reduction from useless ancestors and the rulers of the weather. it's an energetic magic, reserved for individuals, now not bystanders. so that it will paintings the magic of the program you want to attune your self to the powers of the weather, calling upon the Asa-Gods and different supernatural beings. Norse Magic comprises whole directions, routines, and rituals for this method. The Norse Pagans have been one of many final eu societies to transform to Christianity, yet their Pagan mythology and magic survived and maintains to thrive. Norse Magic is your key to the learn and perform of this strong and historical non secular procedure.  

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Talking to the Spirits: Personal Gnosis in Pagan Religion by Kenaz Filan, Raven Kaldera

By Kenaz Filan, Raven Kaldera

A advisor to direct communique with the spirits and the Gods

• deals practices for seekers and teams to profit to listen to and reply to the spirits and the Gods in addition to what to do (and now not do) for those who obtain a message

• Explains tips on how to authenticate religious messages with divination

• Discusses the best way to steer clear of theological conflicts whilst someone’s own gnosis differs from that in their Pagan staff

For our ancestors the full international used to be alive with spirits. The Gods bubbled forth from rivers and comes and whispered within the breezes that rustled via towns and farms. the floor underfoot, the stones, the fireplace that cooked the nutrition and drove off the darkness, those all had spirits--not simply spirits in another size, yet spirits in them who may be spoken to and allied with. In today’s international we're ended in think that the spirits some time past went silent and that non secular knowledge can basically be won via proven spiritual doctrine.

Providing a consultant for starting two-way dialog with the spirits of lifestyle in addition to direct communique with the Gods, Kenaz Filan and Raven Kaldera discover tips on how to increase your religious direction with own gnosis--asking your publications for tips or teachings and receiving a reaction. They clarify how one can boost your sensitivity to the voices of the Divine, parent real non secular messages from the projection of inner psychodrama, and what to do (and now not do) with the messages you obtain. Confirming their very own own gnosis with Northern culture Pagan ideals and Greco-Roman, Celtic, Egyptian, and indigenous hunter-gatherer lore, the authors speak about the right way to stay away from theological conflicts whilst someone’s own gnosis differs from that in their Pagan crew in addition to find out how to authenticate messages with person and team divination. delivering practices and rules for seekers and teams, they demonstrate that the spirits by no means went silent, we easily forgot tips on how to pay attention them.

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Holistic Energy Magic: Charms & Techniques for Creating a by Tess Whitehurst

By Tess Whitehurst

Learn how to paintings magic and occur your wishes every time, at any place. Interweaving New Age strategies with Pagan sensibilities, Tess Whitehurst contains varied modalities corresponding to colour strength, image interpretation, and visualization. Use the facility of your individual brain, physique, and spirit in addition to crystals, herbs, and flora to accomplish confident stipulations on your life.

Organized into sections, Holistic power Magic offers magical foundations and a spellbook of charms and invocations for fulfillment, love, overall healthiness, and happiness. increase your non secular direction through fostering a powerful dating with the 5 parts. strengthen relationships with magical allies, together with angels, ancestors, or even animals. From detoxification your house to aligning with the divine, this obtainable consultant is helping you create the paranormal lifestyles you will want.

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Wear Sunscreen: A Primer for Real Life by Mary Schmich

By Mary Schmich

What she wrote was once humorous and clever and captivating, so i'd were proud had the phrases been mine." --Kurt Vonnegut, New York Times

The tenth anniversary variation of Mary Schmich's undying recommendation in a brand new package deal designed for the subsequent iteration of graduates.

Wear Sunscreen, now successful video on YouTube.com, is obvious by way of hundreds of thousands of viewers.

It all started with a column titled "Advice, Like formative years, most likely simply Wasted at the Young," written by way of Mary Schmich and released within the Chicago Tribune on June 1, 1997. published on the net, Schmich's column speedy grew to become a world sensation. acquaintances e-mailed it to neighbors, the media picked up on it, and a celebrity was once born. there has been just one challenge: everybody inspiration the column was once a precise graduation handle given via writer Kurt Vonnegut.

Eventually, Mary Schmich was once competently pointed out because the writer. AMP released her recommendation as a present publication in 1998. the next 12 months, "Wear Sunscreen" turned a success track.

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Witchcraft and Masculinities in Early Modern Europe by A. Rowlands

By A. Rowlands

Males and masculinities are nonetheless inadequately integrated into the historiography of early smooth witch trials, although 20-25% of all accused ‘witches’ have been male. This publication redresses this imbalance by way of making males the point of interest of the gender research and in addition covers the difficulty of neighborhood edition within the gendering of witch persecution.

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England's First Demonologist: Reginald Scot and 'The by Philip C. Almond

By Philip C. Almond

"The fables of witchcraft have taken so quickly carry and deepe root within the center of guy, that few or none can suffer with endurance the hand and correction of God." Reginald Scot's The Discoverie of Witchcraft (published in 1584) was once England's first significant paintings of demonology, witchcraft, and the occult. The ebook was once unashamedly skeptical. it truly is stated that so outraged used to be King James VI of Scotland through the disbelieving nature of Scot's paintings that, on James' accession to the English throne in 1603, he ordered each reproduction to be destroyed. but for the entire anger directed at Scot, and his scorn for Stuart orthodoxy approximately witches, the anomaly used to be that his designated account of sorcery helped develop the carry of eu demonologies in England whereas additionally inspiring the distinctively English culture of secular magic and conjuring. Scot's impression used to be significant. Shakespeare drew at the Discoverie of Witchcraft for his depiction of the witches in Macbeth. So too did fellow-playwright Thomas Middleton in his tragi-comedy The Witch. spotting Scot's crucial value within the background of rules, Philip Almond locations his topic within the febrile context of his age, examines the executive subject matters of his paintings and exhibits why his writings grew to become a sourcebook for aspiring magicians and conjurors for numerous hundred years. England's First Demonologist makes a outstanding contribution to a desirable yet unjustly overlooked subject within the research of Early glossy England and ecu highbrow heritage.

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The Intuitive Way: A Guide to Living from Inner Wisdom (New by Penney Peirce

By Penney Peirce

Contributor note: ahead by way of Carol Adrienne
Publish yr note: First released in 1997
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A popular intuitive and visionary indicates you ways to grasp what you want to comprehend simply for those who want to know it.

Intuition isn't a unprecedented reward that just a proficient few own yet an innate human means that may be greater and constructed. Synthesizing insights from psychology, East- West philosophy, faith, metaphysics, and company, this hands-on workbook within the culture of Julia Cameron’s The Artist’s Way, can educate a person to accomplish a heightened country of perceptual energy and combine it into lifestyle. instinct, writes Penney Peirce, is “not the other of logic,” yet fairly “a entire method of understanding existence that comes with either left-brain analytical pondering and right-brain communique states.”

On a realistic point, instinct allows us to profit speedier and make faster, extra encouraged judgements. On a deeper point, it “is a strong device which may heal the painful cut up all of us believe among our earthly, mundane selves and our divine, everlasting selves.”

Widely praised in its previous versions, this re-creation of The Intuitive Way, with a Foreword through Carol Adrienne, will introduce Penney Peirce’s pioneering paintings to an entire new readership.

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