Monthly Archives: September 2019

A brief history of cards and fortune-telling

History is the study of the past as it is described in written documents and based on physical evidence. The earliest official mention of playing cards was made in 868 and came from the Chinese writer Su E who describes … Continue reading

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The esoteric diet

Staying or getting fit, living a healthy life is one of the Holy Grail of modern man. All sort of ‘miraculous’ or ‘secret’ methods are circulated nowadays. However, not so many people are aware that esotericism deals not only with … Continue reading

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Reading with the Magic Tarot by Frederic Lionel

Frédéric Lionel was born on 17 July 1908, in Amphion les Bains, France. “The Magic Tarot: Vehicle of Eternal Wisdom” was published initially in Franch by Editions du Rocher in 1980. The English translation I own was published in 1982 … Continue reading

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Two plus two make four

‘Do you remember,’ he went on, ‘writing in your diary, ‘Freedom is the freedom to say that two plus two make four’?’

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Aquarian Hermetic Tarot (2019)

Hermeticism, also called Hermetism, is a philosophical and esoteric tradition based primarily upon the writings attributed to Hermes Trismegistus. The name Hermes Trismegistus in Ancient Greek means ‘thrice-greatest Hermes’ and was translated into Latin as “Mercurius ter Maximus”.Hermes Trismegistus may … Continue reading

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Archetypes and genders within the Major Arcana cards

The things we have been taught, the way we have been educated and cultivated, shaped the way we think. These patterns are the measure of our artificial limitations. What concerns me is that we accept and learn – memorise – … Continue reading

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