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Who Was Hermes Trismegistus?

By | 2018-11-16T15:25:22+00:00 November 16th, 2018|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Hermes Trismegistus is the purported author of the Hermetic Corpus, a series of sacred texts that are the basis of Hermeticism. Hermes Trismegistus may be associated with the Greek god Hermes and the Egyptian god Thoth. Greeks in the Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt recognized the [...]

Amaterasu – The Goddess of the Sun and the Universe

By | 2018-11-10T17:45:23+00:00 November 10th, 2018|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Amaterasu, Amaterasu-ōmikami, or Ōhirume-no-muchi-no-kami is a deity of the Japanese myth cycle and also a major deity of the Shinto religion. She is seen as the goddess of the sun and the universe. The name Amaterasu is derived from Amateru and means "shining in heaven". [...]

Valknut Symbol Appearances

By | 2018-11-09T04:57:49+00:00 November 9th, 2018|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , |

The Valknut is a symbol consisting of three interlocked triangles. The compound noun Valknut is from the modern era. The term used for the symbol during its historical employment is unknown. Scholars have proposed a variety of explanations for the symbol, sometimes associating it with [...]

The Meaning Behind the Triskelion Symbol

By | 2018-10-31T17:21:19+00:00 October 31st, 2018|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , , |

A triskelion or triskele is a motif consisting of a triple spiral exhibiting rotational symmetry. The spiral design can be based on interlocking Archimedean spirals, or represent three bent human legs. A triskelion is a traditional symbol of Sicily, where it is called Trinacria; the [...]

The Hidden Meanings of the Ark of the Covenant

By | 2018-10-28T04:13:47+00:00 October 28th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Before I address the Israelites crossing the Red Sea, I decided it would be more beneficial to fast forward and write a piece on the esoteric meaning of the Ark of the Covenant. Doing so will give you more knowledge on how valuable it is [...]

Triquetra Symbol – The Power of Three

By | 2018-10-23T22:03:25+00:00 October 23rd, 2018|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Triquetra denotes a particular complicated shape formed of three vesicae piscis, sometimes with an added circle in or around the three lobes. Also known as a "trinity knot" when parallel doubled-lines are in the graph, the design is used as a religious symbol adapted from [...]

The Emerald Tablets – A 38,000 Year Old Mysterious Text

By | 2018-10-17T17:21:50+00:00 October 17th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Even a little bit of research into the mysterious text we call the Emerald Tablets will quickly leave you baffled. While the translations reveal ancient secrets once known only by Hermetic Magicians, Alchemists and other Initiates, the origins of this work are not so clear at [...]

Hidden Symbolisms of the Bible

By | 2018-09-22T03:11:03+00:00 September 22nd, 2018|Categories: Culture, Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , |

As someone who has attended church since before I could walk, in a family comprised entirely of devout Christians, and having read the Bible cover to cover it has become increasingly clear to me that these holy scriptures were meant to be taken symbolically, not [...]