January 13, 2017

Viridarium Umbris: The Pleasure Garden of Shadow

By Daniel A. Schulke

An in depth grimorium of Wortcunning, or herb-magic, the Pleasure-Garden treats of the key wisdom of bushes and herbs as brought by means of the Fallen Angels unto mankind. The book’s central matters are the sorcery and gnosis of the Greenwood, as coming up from the numerous luminaries of the everlasting Gardens of the Arte Magical. As a grimoire of religious Botany, the publication is a Hortus Conclusus of textual content and picture meant for the indwelling of those plant-spirits. The paintings encompasses magical practices, formulae, and mystical exegesis, all treating the respective arcana of Nature-Spirits and the powers of person crops. Magical foci are on devotion, purity, humility, silence, solitude, and the hieros-gamos of wortcunner and plant as a tutelary dating, along with the Mysteries of Cain, first tiller of the soil. the entire is meant as a textual reification of occult herbalism in the context of the Sabbatic Craft culture.

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January 13, 2017

The Spider and the Green Butterfly: Vodoun Crossroads of Power

By E. A. Koetting

"This textual content may be the main risky to ever be installed print. Its rituals liberate doorways that can't be close, its symbols and incantations conjure spirits that could by no means be exorcised, and the complete of your existence and being becomes a gateway among the worlds. examine this article, take notes, speak about it and dissect it, yet except you must be swept into the blackest ocean by way of the uncasing present of Vodoun, don't perform from this e-book, now not as soon as, to not see if it really works or to take advantage of even a minor ritual on your profit. the instant you do, this international will not be yours." - The Spider & the golf green Butterfly a really darkish modern day grimoire of black magick, evocation and sorcery, which teaches the darkish magick practices of the Vodoun (or Voudon) present, as practiced in Haiti by means of the Cult of the Spider, and the Cult of the golf green Butterfly. in case you dare to tread alongside this direction, then via this ebook, Koetting & DePrince will train you, the artwork of Vodoun: of crossing over, and dealing with strong spirits and Loa; of consecration & education; of drawing veves; of different strands and rites; of defending your self from enemies, and baneful affects; and of casting spells and curses, and making robust concoctions. This publication resulted from a manuscript, which was once added via the Vodoun Priest Baron DePrince to Koetting, who used to be then given the duty of operating & decoding it, and translating it, right into a shape that may be released, and utilized by others. each bankruptcy was once despatched to Haiti, to be reviewed through a assistance of grasp Houngans, who preside over the community of clandestine Vodoun Societies. This booklet includes rites & practices, that can be risky, & isn't for newbies, so watch out!

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January 13, 2017

Live Your Life By the Numbers: Your Guide to Numerology (Signet)

Understand THE NUMBERS THAT form YOUR lifestyles AND regulate YOUR destiny ~ during this attention-grabbing advisor, the traditional research of numerology turns into totally on hand to the trendy reader. In transparent and straightforward language it tells you the way remarkably effortless and amazingly precious it's to:
*Find your personal own existence direction number
*Gain perception into your character and powers
*Learn what to appear for in love
*Spot your occasions of chance and challenge
*Pick your fortunate numbers
*Discover in the event that your identify is sweet or undesirable for you
and there's a lot, even more during this revealing consultant that unravels the mysteries of the numbers on your existence - and exhibits you the way to exploit them as a powerful strength for the nice.

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January 13, 2017

Foucault's Pendulum

By Umberto Eco

Bored with their paintings, 3 Milanese editors cook dinner up "the Plan," a hoax that connects the medieval Knights Templar with different occult teams from old to fashionable instances. This produces a map indicating the geographical aspect from which the entire powers of the earth should be controlled―a aspect positioned in Paris, France, at Foucault’s Pendulum. yet in a fateful flip the funny story turns into all too actual, and whilst occult teams, together with Satanists, get wind of the Plan, they pass as far as to kill one of many editors of their quest to achieve keep watch over of the earth.

Orchestrating those and different different characters into his multilayered semiotic event, Eco has created a great cerebral entertainment.

 

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January 12, 2017

Black Sun: Aryan Cults, Esoteric Nazism, and the Politics of Identity

By Nicholas Goodrick-Clarke

More than part a century after the defeat of Nazism and fascism, the a ways correct is back hard the liberal order of Western democracies. Radical events are feeding on anxiousness approximately fiscal globalization, affirmative motion, and third-world immigration, flashpoint concerns to many conventional teams in multicultural societies. A curious mix of Aristocratic paganism, anti-Semitic demonology, jap philosophies and the occult is influencing populist antigovernment sentiment and supporting to use the common worry that invisible elites are shaping global events.

Black Sun examines the recent neofascist ideology, displaying how hate teams, militias and conspiracy cults try to achieve impression. in response to interviews and vast study into underground teams, Black Sun records the hot Nazi and fascist sects that experience sprung up from the Seventies throughout the Nineteen Nineties and examines the mentality and motivation of those far-right extremists. the result's a close, grounded portrait of the legendary and devotional features of Hitler cults between Aryan mystics, racist skinheads and Nazi satanists, Heavy steel song lovers, and in occult literature.

Nicholas Goodrick-Clarke bargains a special viewpoint on a ways correct neo-Nazism viewing it as a brand new type of Western spiritual heresy. He paints a daunting photo of a faith with its personal relics, rituals, prophecies and a world sectarian following which could, below the right kind stipulations, achieve political strength and try to detect its risky millenarian fantasies.

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January 12, 2017

Evidence of the Afterlife: The Science of Near-Death Experiences

By Paul Perry

“There is presently extra clinical proof to the truth of close to loss of life adventure (NDE) than there's for a way to successfully deal with definite sorts of cancer,” states radiation oncologist Dr. Jeffrey lengthy is his groundbreaking new booklet Evidence of the Afterlife. In 1998 Dr. lengthy and his spouse, Jody, started the close to demise event learn beginning with the target of constructing a discussion board for close to dying “experiencers” to percentage their tales. Grounded in first-hand proof culled from over 1,600 proven NDE money owed, Evidence of the Afterlife offers the most powerful argument but for the underlying fact of these who've died and lower back to proportion their stories.

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January 12, 2017

Hunt for the Skinwalker: Science Confronts the Unexplained at a Remote Ranch in Utah

The writer of the arguable bestseller Brain Trust brings his medical services to the chilling actual tale of unexplained phenomena on Utah's Skinwalker Ranch -- and demanding situations us with a brand new imaginative and prescient of reality.

For greater than fifty years, the weird occasions at a distant Utah ranch have ranged from the complicated to the thoroughly terrifying. Vanishing and mutilated farm animals. Unidentified Flying gadgets. the looks of big, otherworldly creatures. Invisible items emitting magnetic fields with the facility to spark a farm animals stampede. Flying orbs of sunshine with magnificent maneuverability and deadly outcomes. For one kin, lifestyles at the Skinwalker Ranch had turn into a lifestyles lower than siege through an unknown enemy or enemies. not anything else may well clarify the horrors that surrounded them -- maybe technology could.

prime a first class staff of analysis scientists on a aggravating odyssey into the unknown, Colm Kelleher spent enormous quantities of days and nights at the Skinwalker estate and skilled firsthand lots of its haunting mysteries. With investigative reporter George Knapp -- the one journalist allowed to witness and rfile the team's paintings -- Kelleher chronicles in amazing element the miraculous happenings the workforce saw individually, and the theories of recent physics in the back of the phenomena. faraway from the coldly indifferent findings one may anticipate, their conclusions are totally hair-raising of their implications. beginning a door to the unseen global round us, Hunt for the Skinwalker is a clarion name to extend our imaginative and prescient a ways past what we all know.

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January 12, 2017

The Fiery Angel (Dedalus European Classics)

By Gary Lachman

The fiction mentioned in Gary Lachman's hugely praised The Dedalus booklet of the Occult. - Passages from Valery Bruisov, Andre Bely, William Beckford, Honore Balzac, William Beckford, Jacques Cazotte, J.K.Huysmans, Bulwer-Lytton, de Maupassant, de Nerval, Goethe, E.T.A. Hoffmann, Arthur Machen, Gustav Meyrink, Jan Potocki and Robert Irwin. - Wide-ranging exposure from The parent, self sustaining on Sunday to Fortean instances and occult magazines. - writer journey to advertise the publication. humans have loved tales of magic and the supernatural for a long time, yet within the overdue 18th century, stories of the occult turned whatever greater than a resource of leisure, or the technique of having fun with the joys of the unusual and unknown. Drawing at the culture of 'rejected knowledge', on the sunrise of the trendy age, a number of writers present in the occult a strong antidote to the emerging scientification of human adventure. In those studies from the darkish part, the bizarre, enigmatic and unexplainable grew to become symbols of the human spirit's resistance to the hot rational global. Dedalus Occult Reader brings jointly for the 1st time a distinct choice of eu fiction, providing a few of the most interesting flora and bizarr

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