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: 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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