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Top 14 Gabrielle Roth Quotes

By |2020-06-26T01:57:06+03:00May 1st, 2020|Categories: Arts, Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Gabrielle Roth was an American dancer and musician in the world music and trance dance genres, with a special interest in shamanism. Born in San Francisco, Gabrielle Roth was originally inspired to dance, aged seven, by seeing a ballerina through the window of a dance [...]

The Concept of Resurrection in Several Religions

By |2020-04-18T13:32:42+03:00April 18th, 2020|Categories: Culture, Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Resurrection or anastasis is the concept of coming back to life after death. In several religions, a dying-and-rising god is a deity that dies and resurrects. The resurrection of the dead is a standard eschatological belief in the Abrahamic religions. As a religious concept, it [...]

Perennial Philosophy and the Idea of the One

By |2020-04-15T12:03:38+03:00April 15th, 2020|Categories: Culture, Knowledge, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Perennial philosophy also referred to as perennialism and perennial wisdom is a perspective in spirituality that views all of the world's religious traditions as sharing a single, metaphysical truth or origin from which all esoteric and exoteric knowledge and doctrine have grown. The Perennial [...]

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 |2020-06-30T03:34:53+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 [...]