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Tarot – Fortune (X)

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Fortune: The Wheel in Perennial Motion The incalculable factor known by those whom study Thelemic Gnosticism as ‘ordeal x’ is the one single factor that makes forecasting with Tarot cards (or even the weather) an inexact science. We¬†can think about this as that element that occurs in the course of the events of our lives […]

Tarot – The Chariot (VII)

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The Chariot: The Adepts Sacrifice   Cancer as attributed to the Chariot (ATU VII), calls in the Priestess (ATU II) as the moon which rules Cancer is attributed to her. It also calls in Fortune (ATU X) as Jupiter which is exalted in Cancer is attributed to it. Study of these two cards is a […]

Tarot – The Priestess (II)

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The Priestess of the Silver Star: Midwife of Initiation The universe as we understand it, is dual in nature (i.e. black and white; good and bad; etc.). It manifests archetypally in the masculine and the feminine with transcendence being the result of their union. This concept is triune in form and represents the totality of […]

Tarot – The Empress

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Empress: Goddess of Love The path of the Priestess (last issue) carries us over the abyss and crosses the path of the Empress on its way to Kether (actually to Binah as the serious student of Magick will learn). The Empress is then the door leading us into the Supernal Triad. For this, the Hebrew […]