Category Archives: Astrology

The Hermit in Botticelli’s Temptations of Christ

The Temptations of Christ is a fresco by the Italian Renaissance painter Sandro Botticelli, executed in 1480–1482 and located in the Sistine Chapel, Rome. In 1480 Botticelli, together with a couple other Florentine painters, left for Rome, where he had … Continue reading

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Secrets of Crowley’s Thoth Tarot

Aleister Crowley was an English occultist, ceremonial magician, adventurer, mountaineer, poet, painter, novelist, and allegedly spy or secret government agent, member, or co-founder of several esoteric orders, founder of Thelema, considered the Godfather of modern Satanism and labelled by the … Continue reading

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Tarot timeline in 50 imagines, video 09 The Hermit

The timeline of the Tarot in 50 imagines is a project I was thinking about, and I have planned and prepared for a while now.

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Tarot timeline in 50 imagines, video 08 Justice

The timeline of the Tarot in 50 imagines is a project I was thinking about, and I have planned and prepared for a while now.

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Visconti Modrone Tarot by Lo Scarabeo

The highly anticipated restored edition of the Visconti Modrone Tarot by Lo Scarabeo is finally here! Last year 717 backers pledged €46,258 on Kickstarter for the project and a few more on a second campaign on IndieGoGo. With a few … Continue reading

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The seventy-two stages of spiritual development

The Tarot is an accurate map of the Universe. Understanding the architecture of the Tarot deck is part of the learning process. Each of the seventy-eight cards has a precise position on the Zodiac Wheel. The Tarot, on the other … Continue reading

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The traditional upright and reversed meaning of all the 78 Tarot cards in one video

The Golden Hermetic and Fortune Telling Tarot deck aka Papus in a Tin Box is a traditional Tarot deck based on the teachings of Etteilla (Jean-Baptiste Alliette), Éliphas Lévi, S. L. MacGregor Mathers founder and head of the Hermetic Order … Continue reading

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The Magic Tarot by Frédéric Lionel

Frédéric Lionel was born on 17 July 1908, at 5 AM in Amphion les Bains, France. His father was a successful engineer. After finishing the high school in Geneva, Lionel studied mechanical engineering at the Technischen Hochschule in Zürich, later … Continue reading

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Tarot timeline in 50 imagines, video 04 The Emperor

The timeline of the Tarot in 50 imagines is a project I was thinking about, and I have planned and prepared for a while now.

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Help The Hermit’s Lamp

On Wednesday, March 20, Andrew McGregor’s beloved shop, The Hermit’s Lamp, chosen multiple times as one of Toronto’s best New Age stores, had a fire that resulted in a total loss.

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