Tag: Occult

  • Occult

    Occult

    The history and origins of occult practices can be traced back to ancient civilizations, including Mesopotamia, Egypt, and Greece. The Middle Ages and Renaissance also saw the flourishing of occultism. Common misconceptions about occultism include its association with evil and exclusivity from mainstream religions. The diverse field encompasses more than divination and can foster…

  • Aleister Crowley Book of Lies

    Aleister Crowley Book of Lies

    Introduction Aleister Crowley Book of Lies is a collection of 93 short chapters, each containing a passage of text and a corresponding commentary. The book was written by Crowley between 1912 and 1913, and was first published in 1913. It is considered one of his most important works, and has had a significant influence…

  • Witchcraft Explained

    Witchcraft Explained

    Introduction to Witchcraft Witchcraft, also known as “the craft,” is a standalone practice that has existed globally for centuries and is still present in various forms around the world. It utilizes magic, or “magick,” and while it is often associated with Wicca, it is not a religion in and of itself. It is a…

  • Witchcraft in New York City

    Witchcraft in New York City

    Introduction The history of Witchcraft in New York City is a rich and varied one, reflecting the diverse cultures and traditions that have converged in the city over the centuries. From the indigenous Lenape people who practiced traditional forms of spiritual and religious expression, to the European settlers who brought their own beliefs and…

  • What Were Aleister Crowley’s 21 Magickal Theorem?

    What Were Aleister Crowley’s 21 Magickal Theorem?

    Aleister Crowley was a British occultist that believed Magick was the path to mastery by which mankind could better serve humanity. He wrote 21 Theorem in “Magick In Theory And Practice” as a mechanism to spread his teachings.

  • Do Mummies Have Ghosts?

    Do Mummies Have Ghosts?

    The pervasive question Do mummies have ghosts is one asked for dozens of centuries. To get to the bottom of this question, we have to examine what are ancient Egyptian beliefs in the afterlife. The belief in ghosts was closely tied to the ancient Egyptians’ practice of mummification, as they believed that properly preserving…