Complete Enochian Dictionary: A Dictionary of the Angelic Language as Revealed to Dr. John Dee and Edward Kelley

By John Dee, Edward Kelly, Donald C. Laycock

In 1581, Dr. John Dee, an consultant within the court docket of Queen Elizabeth I, all started a sequence of experiments meant to discover the power to touch the spirit global. With Edward Kelley performing because the medium in those experiments, Dee used to be capable of list those communications as they have been transmitted in Enochian - the language of the angels.

Donald Laycock has completely analyzed the paintings of Dee and Kelley. during this quantity, he recounts the heritage in their experiments. the remainder of the paintings comprises a pronunciation consultant for the twenty-one letters, major to untangling either the which means and the derivation of the messages passed down from Dee and Kelley, and a uncomplicated Enochian-English/English-Enochian dictionary. the result's a desirable linguistic and magical secret tale, crucial to any research of the Enochian tradition.

Stephen Skinner's lucid preface units the tone and historic context for today's readers.

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Transcendantal Magic

By Eliphas Lévi

This can be Levi's first treatise on magic and used to be translated into English via Arthur Edward Waite as "Transcendental Magic, its Doctrine and Ritual". Its well-known commencing strains current the one crucial topic of Occultism and offers many of the taste of its surroundings: "Behind the veil of all of the hieratic and mystical allegories of old doctrines, in the back of the darkness and unusual ordeals of all initiations, less than the seal of all sacred writings, within the ruins of Nineveh or Thebes, at the crumbling stones of previous temples and at the blackened visage of the Assyrian or Egyptian sphinx, within the mammoth or great work which interpret to the trustworthy of India the encouraged pages of the Vedas, within the cryptic logos of our previous books on alchemy, within the ceremonies practised at reception by way of all mystery societies, there are chanced on symptoms of a doctrine that is in all places an analogous and in all places conscientiously hid. ( From the Introduction)". Lévi's model of magic grew to become a superb good fortune, specially after his demise. That Spiritualism used to be renowned on either side of the Atlantic from the 1850s contributed to this luck. His magical teachings have been unfastened from visible fanaticisms; he had not anything to promote, and didn't fake to be the start up of a few historic or fictitious mystery society. He integrated the Tarot playing cards into his magical process, and therefore the Tarot has been an enormous a part of the paraphernalia of Western magicians. He had a deep effect at the magic of the airtight Order of the Golden sunrise and in a while the ex-Golden sunrise member Aleister Crowley. He used to be additionally the 1st to claim pentagram or five-pointed celebrity with one element down and issues up represents evil, whereas a pentagram with one element up and issues down represents sturdy. It was once principally during the occultists encouraged by way of him that Lévi is remembered as one of many key founders.

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