Defining Magic Philosophies:Left-hand Path vs Right-hand Path

Defining Magic PhilosophiesLeft-hand Path vs Right-hand Path

Many spiritual and magical traditions distinguish between the Left-hand Path and the Right-hand Path. This can be interpreted as a metaphor for the two approaches to magic, or it can be taken more literally to mean that there are different ways to perform magic. The Left Path is frequently associated …

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Baphomet: The History of the Demon

Who is Baphomet?

Baphomet is a demon who has been linked to Satanism, occultism, and witchcraft. Baphomet derives its name from the Greek words (baphe) and (metros), which mean “absorption” and “mother,” respectively. Some believe Baphomet is a fallen angel or demon, while others believe he is a pagan god worshiped by the …

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What is The Hermetic Order of The Golden Dawn?

What was The Hermetic Order of The Golden Dawn

The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn is a spiritual group founded in the late nineteenth century. The order promotes occult and esoteric knowledge study, and its members engage in a variety of magical rituals. The Golden Dawn has had a significant impact on modern witchcraft and magic, and its …

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Who is Aleister Crowley – Biography and Teachings

Who is Aleister Crowley – Biography and Teachings

Aleister Crowley was a controversial figure in the early twentieth century. Crowley, a prolific writer and occultist, was dubbed “the wickedest man in the world” by the British press for his teachings on Thelema, a new religious movement he founded. Despite, or perhaps because of, this, Crowley had a large …

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[Free eBook] General Book of the Tarot

General Book of the Tarot - A. E. Thierens free ebook

By A. E. Thierens A. E. Thierens was a well-known occult author and scholar who published numerous books on the subject, including The General Book of the Tarot. This work, first published in 1930, is widely regarded as one of the most important tarot texts ever written. It is a …

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[Free eBook] Fortune-Telling by Cards

Fortune-Telling by Cards - P. R. S. Foli cartomancy free ebook

By P. R. S. Foli Divination with cards has been practiced for many centuries. There are numerous methods for telling fortunes, but the most common is to use a standard deck of playing cards. The meanings of the cards vary depending on which culture you consult, but there are some …

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[Free eBook] The Devils of Loudun

The Devils of Loudun ebook free

By Edmund Goldsmid The Devils of Loudun is a book by Edmund Goldsmid that tells the story of a disastrous and contentious case of mass demonic possession in 17th-century France. It’s also a story about religious zealotry and sexuality. Edmund Goldsmidt does a fantastic job of researching the case and …

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[Free eBook] Demons and Tongues

Demons and Tongues - Alma White ebook

by Alma White Demons and Tongues by Alma White is a fascinating read for anyone interested in the occult or spiritual warfare. In the early twentieth century, White was a well-known Pentecostal evangelist who witnessed some of the most spectacular displays of demonic activity in American history. Her book is …

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A Brief Literary History of Witches and Feminism

A Brief Literary History of Witches and Feminism

Witches have existed for centuries, and their legends have been told and retold numerous times. However, many people are unaware that witches have long been associated with feminism. Women who practiced witchcraft have been portrayed as powerful, independent, and sometimes even dangerous since the beginning of witch stories. This was …

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[Free eBook] Demon Possession and Allied Themes

Demon Possession and Allied Themes ebook

By John Livingstone Nevius This book was written by John Livingstone Nevius (1829-93), a medical missionary in China, to share his observations and experiences with demon possession. The book begins with an account of two demon-possessed women he met, and then goes on to describe how these women were delivered …

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