Aleister Crowley

Tarot – The Emperor

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The Emperor: The Authority of the Initiate In the world of Tarot deck publication we are besieged with a potpourri of designer decks from non-initiates with one fetish or another. At best, they popularize the medium and at their worst, they promulgate ignorance. Either way, they are an abomination that confuses the Western Mystery Tradition […]

Tarot – The Fool

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The Fool: Namesake of the Master The Qabalistic attributions for this first card of the Major Arcana are as follows: 1. The Hebrew letter Aleph 2. The number Zero 3. The Alchemical element of Air Aleph is the first letter of the Hebrew alphabet and the first of the three mother letters. It is written […]

New2Gnosis : Gnostic Cosmology by Frater Apollonius

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Another question was sent to us by email: Can you please explain briefly the gnostic cosmology and where humans stand in this mix? This is a bit difficult to answer in that there are several different cosmologies adopted by different sects of Gnostics. The best way to understand these is to understand that any cosmology […]

Thelema’s First True Schism?

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Has the Foundation of Our Aeon changed? It has come to the attention of many that some have decided that it is their right and privilege to change the text of Liber AL vel Legis to fit their presuppositions. Here is a response from Paul Rovelli, and the Gnostic Church of L.V.X. “We regret to […]

Discovering Gnosis – Introduction

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I am euphoric to have this opportunity to contribute to this work in motion. Thelemic Gnosticism is very exciting to be a part of because of its timely addition to the Great Work. Occultism is popular for many reasons these days. Who can blame those who are curious and consider the mysteries to be worth […]

Fundamentals of Raja Yoga

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By Paul David Thomas               An old Indian man sits in the form of a pretzel chanting unintelligible phrases inside of a cave high atop the Himalayas in the middle of winter. He balances himself on the tip of his right eyelash and performs the most inconceivable bodily contortions. What […]

Thelemic Priming

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By Frater 414 1=10 A.`.A.`. “In all chaos there is a cosmos, in all disorder a secret order.” – C.G. Jung Do what thou wilt shall be the whole of the Law.      The psychological aspect of Scientific Illuminism seems to be much neglected in most esoteric traditions, and this, I think, is where the […]