Operations of Talisman Works | YouTube

https://www.youtube.com/embed/ZCBt9LIF9ok This is a video I did in regards to elections for planetary talismans and things we should all look for with cosmic weather.

Less is More, Especially in a Life of Occultism and Magic

NBC shared an important article about Americans being the unhappiest they have have been in 50 years. This comes as no surprise to me. The more things we possess in life the more money it comes to maintaining them, upgrading new items to replace them, or spending more money to get more of those items. … Continue reading Less is More, Especially in a Life of Occultism and Magic

The Elizabethan World Picture by E.M.W. Tillyard: Book Review

Some books easily beguile people because they lack an enigma or a different market than the intended ones. Well, this book is one of those works. The Elizabethan World Picture by E.M.W. Tillyard is primarily used to explain the worldview during the Elizabethan era of England. This covers William Shakespeare, Milton. and other writers using … Continue reading The Elizabethan World Picture by E.M.W. Tillyard: Book Review

The Operations of Talismanic Work | YouTube Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZCBt9LIF9ok History of the Operations of TalismansA. The Bible.B. Ancient Religion.C. The PGM.Pre-requisites before making a TalismanA. The Intelligence or Spirit to be called.B. Reference for all timing and recipes.The Placing the Spirit in the talismanA. Day- Based on the Planet.B. Hour - Based on the Planet.C. Specific Astrological Timing.D. Ingredient - Based on the … Continue reading The Operations of Talismanic Work | YouTube Video

Three Worlds of Magic in the Renaissance

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ySscQ9g1dRs In this video I discuss the Renaissance worldview from Cornelius Agrippa. They are the Natural world, Celestial World, and the Mind of God. You can find my personal analysis in The Three Books of Occult Philosophy, Book 1, Chapters 1 and 2. This is main basis of the magic that I perform. The definition … Continue reading Three Worlds of Magic in the Renaissance

Goetic Magic and Evocation

The grimoire called Goetia and its 72 demons do have some sort of a "cult status" within communities of Pagans, Witches, Satanists, and Occultists in general. However, there are a lot of misconceptions about the Lemegeton and its Goetia regarding its origins, its magical operations, and the nature of the spirits listed in the grimoire. … Continue reading Goetic Magic and Evocation

The Ancient Magic and Theology of the Moon

The Astronomical Satellite In Astrology The Moon is the Earth's satellite in modern astronomy. However, in astrology, the Moon is considered a planet, and it is 239,000 miles (384,000 km) away from Earth. It was about 4.5 billion years ago; the Moon was formed when a large object struck Earth, causing all the material blasted … Continue reading The Ancient Magic and Theology of the Moon

Planetary Magic 101: The Sun ☉

"Creation of the Sun, Moon, and Plants" by Michelangelo The Sun has had its place within astrology and mythologies since ancient times; be it within the ancient Greek pantheon as Helios and Apollo, within Greek philosophy, or even within the Bible itself. In this particular post, I will go into traditional interpretations of the Sun, … Continue reading Planetary Magic 101: The Sun ☉

The Origins of the Character of Och from the Arbatel of Magic

I was working on a blog post a few days ago, which will be pretty long and exhaustive but essential. As I was doing my research through The Picatrix, I saw a symbol I recognized. It was a symbol of Och from The Arbatel of Magic, the Isagoge. Och is listed as the Olympic Spirit … Continue reading The Origins of the Character of Och from the Arbatel of Magic

Planetary Squares: Magic, Talismans and Astrology

"It is affirmed by Magicians, that there are certain tables of numbers distributed to the seven planets, which they call the sacred tables of the planets, endowed with many, and very great vertues of the Heavens, in as much as they represent that divine order of Celestiall numbers, impressed upon Celestials by the Idea's of … Continue reading Planetary Squares: Magic, Talismans and Astrology

Dealing with Nightmares, Sleep Paralysis and Spirits

"The Nightmare" by Johann Heinrich Füssli Several people have experienced some sort of sleep paralysis; the feeling of being pushed down by something in very simple terms. And while there are several scientific explanations for sleep paralysis, multiple different cultures associate this phenomenon with spirits; who can also cause nightmares, scratch you up, feed on … Continue reading Dealing with Nightmares, Sleep Paralysis and Spirits

The Book Of Abramelin: The First And Only English Interview With George Dehn

Jimmy Page standing in front of the Boleskin House This is an early interview that I did with Georg Dehn in 2014 regarding his book he compiled, The Book of Abramelin. This book came into prominence thanks to McGregor Mathers translating the French manuscript and Aleister Crowley doing the rite at the Boleskin house. This … Continue reading The Book Of Abramelin: The First And Only English Interview With George Dehn

How to find Ingredients for Spellwork: Planetary Properties

Many people ask themselves how to determine what type of herbs or crystal one should use; especially if you want to write your own spells. There are several ways to write your own spells and rituals; but when it comes to ingredients it can get kind of tricky. Especially considering there are more systems than … Continue reading How to find Ingredients for Spellwork: Planetary Properties

Essential Reads: De Occulta Philosophia

Illustrations from De Occulta Philosophia by Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa De Occulta Philosophia Libri III(engl. The Three Books of Occult Philosophy) were written and published by Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa during the 16th century, the first book of this work was published in 1531 in Paris, Cologne and Antwerp. There are several curious stories revolving these three … Continue reading Essential Reads: De Occulta Philosophia

Literature and Resources for Renaissance Magic

Renaissance magic blends Kabbalah, Neoplatonism and astrology into one system of magic. This system of magic laid out ceremonial magic as we know it and influenced the grimoire tradition as well as future magic traditions and orders such as The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn and even the demonology of modern demonolatry. Renaissance magic … Continue reading Literature and Resources for Renaissance Magic

The Greek Magical Papyri in Translation with Demotic Spells

The Greek Magical Papyri in Translation with Demotic Spells is by far a stupendous book for any person who has a genuine and sincere love for ancient magic and the study of antiquity. The ancient spells and rights are 2,000 years old. It is believed the Leiden Papyrus came from the same system of magic as … Continue reading The Greek Magical Papyri in Translation with Demotic Spells

0 – The Fool: Symbolism and Meaning

As part of the Major Arcana, the Fool kicks off a sequence of major life events depicted in each card of the Major Arcana; and thus marks the beginning of life, the foolishness of young age and being oblivious to the dangers of the world. Hebrew Letter: Alef א Number: 0Element: AirKeyword: The Spirit of … Continue reading 0 – The Fool: Symbolism and Meaning

Podcast #2- David Rankine on the Book of Gold and Grimoire Magic

This was an interview I did with Taliesin McKnight as we hosted the show with David Rankine. David Rankine has worked with one of the top scholars in the occult, Dr. Stephen Skinner. David Rankine has published and helped with several magical texts. Taliesin and I certainly had to interview David Rankine after coming across … Continue reading Podcast #2- David Rankine on the Book of Gold and Grimoire Magic