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Seven cultural blockages: Women are excluded from religious offices – Meditation 1

In our society women are still not able to hold the same offices as men. In religious societies the backlog is even greater. Women are excluded from priestly functions in many established religions. Was this always the case? No, this … Continue reading

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Communicating with the Secret Chiefs

While Nick Farrell is sitting and waiting until a Secret Chief phones him or knocks on his door, we smile and shake our heads. Who are ‘we’? The initiates and Secret Chiefs of the Hermetic Order of the Temple of … Continue reading

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Seven cultural blockages … that make spiritual people powerless – meditation 2

You are not allowed to use spiritual energy for yourself or to achieve mundane goals. Spiritual forces are meant to be used pure and unselfishly for the wellbeing of others. Otherwise you abuse your forces and go downhill into black … Continue reading

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Seven cultural blockages that cause spiritual seekers to think that magic is superstition – meditation 3

The famous Paracelsus thought that epilepsy could be cured magically by grinding the horn of a unicorn in a mortar. That is quackery, isn’t it? For a very long time, important magical books of great scientists gathered dust in the … Continue reading

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Western Esotericism and Health – 2nd part

At the second day of the conference the highlight for our small delegation from the Hermetic Order of the Temple of Starlight was definitely the keynote speech of Wouter Hanegraaff. He painted a view about the future of Western Esoteriscism … Continue reading

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Western Esotericism and Health – 1st part

Today the European Society for the Study of Western Esoterisism (ESSWE) started its 4th annual meeting at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden. With a small delegation of the Hermetic Order of the Temple of Starlight we flew over to visit … Continue reading

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Western Esotericism and Health

No normal newsletter this time. But something special is coming. Like last year a small delegation of the Hermetic Order of the Temple of Starlight is visiting a conference about Western Esoteriscism, this time the conference is held at the … Continue reading

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