the occult
-1
archive,paged,category,category-the-occult,category-105,paged-7,category-paged-7,bridge-core-2.4.5,ajax_updown_fade,page_not_loaded,,qode-theme-ver-23.0,qode-theme-bridge,disabled_footer_bottom,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-6.3.0,vc_responsive,elementor-default,elementor-kit-22460

the occult

What's so special about 12 and 13? There's always more than meets the eye. The number 12 symbolizes masculine solar rationality; 13 is very much connected with the Moon and old Goddess/feminine principle and intuition. The moon is by nature linked with womanhood as the length of the menstrual cycles are synced up with the waxing and waning of the moon, occurring...

British Intelligence and the Occult. A backstory of Maier Files - true, non-fiction facts. Part 1 - Aleister Crowley, agent 666 and Lord Tregedar One of those practitioners of the magical and occult arts was Aleister Crowley. Crowley is perhaps the best known ‘occult spy’ operating in the Second World War, and in fact long before. It is not surprising that through history...

In the occult scene of the late nineteenth and mid twentieth centuries, a black lodge was a term for occult orders and secret societies dedicated to the study and routine of evil magick. Many of the occult authors of this period treat the presence and activities of the Black Lodges as a matter of common knowledge, and discuss in detail...

Is the missing Ghent Altarpiece a map to the Holy Grail? Why did Hitler crave the missing panel in the famous Ghent Altarpiece? [vc_row][vc_column width='3/4'] The iconography of The Ghent Altarpiece has since a long time fascinated  researchers. When it was finished in 1432, the work of art became instantly the most famous in Europe. It was the first real oil painting. Oil...

Returning to Eschenbach's tale, Parsifal is led into a cavern by Trevrizent to initiate him into the mystery of the Grail: To a grotto his host led him, Where hardly a breath of wind ever came There, was a robe: his host Put it on him and then led him Into a nearby cell. Eschenbach must have been curiously well informed as to the whereabouts of...

One of the many mysteries and anomalies in history of WW2 is a strange account that took place on May 2 of 1945. On that day an unknown Company dressed in SS uniforms delivered a convoy to Zillertal Mountain Pass where a select group of officers took possession of a number of heavy lead-lined boxes. In a torchlit ceremony the...

The Hellirunar describes people who 'rune' (Speak, sing, whisper) with Hel/Helja, the goddess and realm of the underworld. "Hell", in its original meaning is the hidden realm, the dark and foggy place where the dead and unborn dwell. Often the term is used in a sinister meaning. The bischop Wulfila mentions a group of Haljarunae who were evicted by King...

All numbers have meanings, and different meanings within different cultures. But there is one number that seems to cross cultures, transcending religious and ethnic boundaries with its underlying meaning of immortality: the number eight. To the Egyptians, eight was the most magical of numbers and meant ‘balance’ and ‘cosmic order’. According to Tim Wallace-Murphy and Marilyn Hopkins, the authors of Rosslyn,...