Tag: Thelema

The inscription set upon the great gate of Theleme

Here enter not vile bigots, hypocrites, Externally devoted apes, base snites, Puffed-up, wry-necked beasts, worse than the Huns, Or Ostrogoths, forerunners of baboons: Cursed snakes, dissembled varlets, seeming…

I am Perplexed

The infamous occultist and founder of the religoius philosophy of Thelema, Edward Alexander Crowley (1875 – 1947) died at Netherwood, a boarding house in the county of East…

Messiah

The urge to save humanity is almost always only a false-face for the urge to rule it. Power is what all messiahs really seek: not the chance to…

The Muse

Leila Waddell (1880 – 1932) Leila Ida Nerissa Bathurst Waddell, also known as Laylah, was a daughter of Irish immigrants to Australia, Mr and Mrs David Waddell of Bathurst…

Freedom

Listen Brother! Are you. FREE? Are you enjoying the full, free life of the true master-class, or are you groveling in slavery, in sin?    “Sir,” you reply, “What is sin…

Come Away!

Come away! Our chariot is drawn by doves. Of mother-of-pearl and ivory is our chariot and the reins thereof are the heart-strings of men. Every moment that we…

The Worship of Nuit

    Oh, Light of Life in splendrous rapture of delight Who fills my veins with life in majesty of might.   Meral (1982) Phyllis Seckler © The…

Liber AL vel Legis

Aleister Crowley’s system of Thelema begins with The Book of the Law, which bears the official name Liber AL vel Legis. It was written in Cairo, Egypt during…

The Cry of the 15th Aethyr

As the dancer whirls, she chants in a strange, slow voice, quickening as she goes: Lo! I gather up every spirit that is pure, and weave him into…

The Abbey of Theleme

There was left only the monk to provide for, whom Gargantua would have made Abbot of Seville, but he refused it. He would have given him the Abbey…

Hadit

 I am the flame that burns in every heart of man, and in the core of every star.  I am Life, and the giver ofLife, yet therefore is the knowledge of…