Download Secrets of Nature: Astrology and Alchemy in Early Modern by William R. Newman, Anthony Grafton PDF

By William R. Newman, Anthony Grafton

Lately students have all started to recognize that the occult sciences weren't marginal organizations yet an essential component of the worldview of a lot of our ancestors. Astrology used to be one of many many highbrow tools--along with what we deliberate to be some of the best instruments of social and political analysis--that Renaissance thinkers used to assault functional and highbrow difficulties. It used to be a coherent physique of practices, strongly supported by way of social associations. And alchemy used to be no longer seen essentially as a religious pursuit, an concept popularized by means of nineteenth-century occultists, yet as part of ordinary philosophy. It was once usually in comparison to medication. Many Renaissance writers advised hyperlinks among astrology and alchemy that went past using astrological charts to figure out the simplest time to aim alchemical operations. This publication indicates the numerous ways that astrology (a kind of divination) and alchemy (an artisanal pursuit focused on the applied sciences of minerals and metals) diverge in addition to intersect. total, it indicates how an appreciation of the position of the occult opens up new methods of figuring out the earlier. themes contain the occupation of Renaissance astrologer Girolamo Cardano and his paintings on clinical astrology, the astrological taking into consideration Johannes Kepler and Galileo Galilei, the background of the Rosicrucians and the impression of John Dee, the paintings of clinical alchemist Simon Forman, and a longer critique of the present historiography of alchemy.

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Download The Convoluted Universe: Book One by Dolores Cannon PDF

By Dolores Cannon

This is often the sequel to 'The Custodians'. The e-book includes a number of the extra advanced strategies in Metaphysics that Dolores Cannon stumbled on via 20 years of utilizing deep hypnosis to discover the unconscious brain. a number of the issues explored during this e-book: The foundation, wisdom and destruction of Atlantis; the reasons of Earth mysteries, together with -- the Pyramids, Easter Island, the Bermuda Triangle, the Ark of the Covenant, Loch Ness Monster, Nazca strains; features of different Planets, Parallel Universes, Parallel Lifetimes and Realities; different Dimensions and lots more and plenty extra. This booklet is meant for these readers who wish their minds accelerated through the extra advanced Metaphysical principles that border on 'Quantum Physics'.

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Download Essential T.C.Lethbridge by T. C. Lethbridge, Tom Graves, Janet Hoult PDF

By T. C. Lethbridge, Tom Graves, Janet Hoult

T.C. Lethbridge (died 1971) was once an archaeologist, psychic researcher dowser, and explorer. This booklet is his later paintings studied: ghosts are photographs produced via human minds instead of the spirit of the departed; there's something absolutely mistaken with our inspiration of time; and that magic is the appliance resonance. His paintings has been professionally researched. There are informative tables and subject illustrations.

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Download Ghosts of futures past : spiritualism and the cultural by Molly McGarry PDF

By Molly McGarry

Greater than an occult parlour video game, nineteenth century American Spiritualism was once a brand new faith, which channeled the voices of the useless, associated current with prior, and conjured new worldly and otherworldly futures. Tracing the endurance of magic in an emergent tradition of secularism, McGarry appears to be like at this a part of American cultural history.

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Download The goddess Sekhmet : psychospiritual exercises of the fifth by Ph.D. Robert Masters PDF

By Ph.D. Robert Masters

Robert Masters provides the knowledge of old Egypt in the course of the standpoint of up to date learn in psychology and non secular stories in his profound research of The Goddess Sekhmet: Psycho-Spiritual workouts of the 5th Way. The 5th approach refers back to the Egyptian idea that people encompass 5 our bodies: the (most refined) non secular physique (Egyptian: Sahu); and, after that, the more and more much less sophisticated: Magical physique (Khu); Shadow (Haidit); Double (Ka); and actual physique (Aufu). additionally integrated are Sekhmet’s fable, her hundred Sacred Names, in addition to her rites of meditation, prayer and routines in physique circulation, understanding, brain growth, mind's eye and creativity. This booklet initiates readers right into a direct adventure of the misplaced female mysteries.

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Download Natures IQ by Istvan Tasi PDF

By Istvan Tasi

It isn't in any respect dazzling that bugs behave like bugs, birds behave like birds, and mammals behave like mammals. They execute so much in their complicated habit in a predetermined, instinctive demeanour. yet how do they recognize while and the way they need to act? the place did the intelligence that's manifested in nature come from? Can the present view be actual, that inert topic (lacking cognizance) someway bought intelligence over the process an unlimited span of time? Darwin's thought of evolution is largely accredited because the reason for the different types of lifestyles. Evolutionists try and clarify the beginning of behavioral styles via slow transformations of extra basic habit types. but if we strive to provide an explanation for advanced animal habit this fashion, it turns into most unlikely! Nature's IQ invitations the reader to enquire another clarification. Is it attainable that our global displays, in lots of alternative ways, a supernatural intelligence that has utilized its personal infinitely inventive options to create the residing world?

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