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Rusalka: A Female Water Entity in Slavic Folklore

By |2020-03-07T02:09:36+03:00March 7th, 2020|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , |

In Slavic folklore, Rusalka is a female entity, often malicious toward mankind and frequently associated with water. Folklorists have proposed a variety of origins for the entity, including that they may originally stem from Slavic paganism, where they may have been seen as benevolent spirits. [...]

Top 14 Helena Blavatsky Quotes

By |2020-01-31T01:57:32+03:00January 31st, 2020|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Helena Blavatsky was a Russian occultist, philosopher, and author who co-founded the Theosophical Society in 1875. Helena Blavatsky gained an international following as the leading theoretician of Theosophy, the esoteric religion that the society promoted. Blavatsky was born as Helena Petrovna von Hahn in the Ukrainian [...]

Atharva Veda – The Veda of Magical Formulas

By |2019-12-19T00:41:18+03:00December 18th, 2019|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The Atharva Veda is the "knowledge storehouse of atharvāṇas, the procedures for everyday life". The text is the fourth Veda but has been a late addition to the Vedic scriptures of Hinduism. The Atharva Veda is composed in Vedic Sanskrit, and it is a collection [...]

Top 14 Dion Fortune Quotes

By |2019-11-26T15:51:25+03:00November 26th, 2019|Categories: Culture, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Dion Fortune was a British occultist, ceremonial magician, novelist, and author. A prolific writer, Dion Fortune produced a large number of articles and books on her occult ideas and also authored seven novels, several of which expound occult themes. Fortune was born Violet Mary Firth [...]

Top 13 Rudolf Steiner Quotes

By |2019-11-09T01:20:48+03:00November 9th, 2019|Categories: Culture, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Rudolf Steiner was an Austrian clairvoyant, philosopher, social reformer, architect, economist, and esotericist. Rudolf Steiner gained initial recognition at the end of the nineteenth century as a literary critic and published philosophical works including The Philosophy of Freedom. Early spiritual experiences When he was nine [...]

The I Ching – An Ancient Chinese Divination Text

By |2019-07-08T04:26:00+03:00July 8th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The I Ching or Yi Jing, also known as Classic of Changes or Book of Changes, is an ancient Chinese divination text and the oldest of the Chinese classics. Possessing a history of more than two and a half millennia of commentary and interpretation, the [...]

Levitation: The Rising of a Human Body Into the Air

By |2019-06-06T15:37:23+03:00June 6th, 2019|Categories: Culture, Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Levitation or transvection in the paranormal context is the rising of a human body and other objects into the air by mystical means or meditation. Some parapsychology and religious believers interpret alleged instances of levitation as the result of supernatural action of psychic power or [...]

Subtle Body: The Composed of Mind, Intelligence and Ego

By |2019-02-19T15:56:54+03:00February 19th, 2019|Categories: Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A subtle body is one of a series of psycho-spiritual constituents of living beings, according to various esoteric, occult, and mystical teachings. According to such beliefs each subtle body corresponds to a subtle plane of existence, in a hierarchy or great chain of being that [...]

The Stone Tape Theory

By |2019-02-10T01:13:34+03:00February 10th, 2019|Categories: Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Stone Tape theory is the speculation that ghosts and hauntings are analogous to tape recordings. And that mental impressions during emotional or traumatic events can be projected in the form of energy, "recorded" onto rocks and other items and "replayed" under certain conditions. The [...]

What is Pareidolia?

By |2018-11-05T00:59:01+03:00November 5th, 2018|Categories: Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , |

Pareidolia is a psychological phenomenon in which the mind responds to a stimulus, usually an image or a sound, by perceiving a familiar pattern where none exists. Common examples are perceived images of animals, faces, or objects in cloud formations, the Man in the Moon, [...]