Tag Archives: Western Mystery Tradition

TRANSPERSONAL PSYCHOLOGY

A few days ago I wrote about my vision on the role of the teacher/trainer in the Western Mystery School. But what do the trainers train? How does the trainer use the ancient legacy of Mythology, Astrology, Magic and Alchemy? … Continue reading

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THE VISION BEHIND THE TEMPLE OF STARLIGHT

Years ago I was trained in a spiritual organization by a teacher that was loved intensely by the students. I found that a privilege, and I learned very much. Then the time came to continue my journey. With all the … Continue reading

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The Magical Art of Shapeshifting

Recently a few articles where published about the current situation of occultism. Nick Farrell and Jonathan Woolley published articles(1) that made my eyebrows hit the ceiling. Why? I must say that I was completely flabbergasted. Not because of the symptoms … 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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