Exercise For Gaining Mastery of Yourself

Middle Pillar Exercise A very powerful and effective daily ritual/exercise for activating the five psychic centers of the Middle Pillar in the body. In ways, it resembles the arousing of chakras but follows the Kabbalistic pattern, and the concept of Light descending and then circulating. Each center is visualized as a sphere of colored light … Continue reading Exercise For Gaining Mastery of Yourself



    "The half-wise, recognizing the comparative unreality of     the Universe, imagine that they may defy its Laws--such     are vain and presumptuous fools, and they are broken against     the rocks and torn asunder by the elements by reason of     their folly. The truly wise, knowing the nature of the Universe,     use Law against laws; the higher against … Continue reading THE DIVINE PARADOX


    "The Universe is Mental--held in the Mind of THE     ALL."--The Kybalion. THE ALL is SPIRIT! But what is Spirit? This question cannot be answered, for the reason that its definition is practically that of THE ALL, which cannot be explained or defined. Spirit is simply a name that men give to the highest conception of … Continue reading THE MENTAL UNIVERSE


 "Under, and back of, the Universe of Time, Space and Change,     is ever to be found The Substantial Reality--the Fundamental     Truth."--The Kybalion. "Substance" means: "that which underlies all outward manifestations; the essence; the essential reality; the thing in itself," etc. "Substantial" means: "actually existing; being the essential element; being real," etc. "Reality" means: "the state … Continue reading THE ALL


   "Mind (as well as metals and elements) may be transmuted,     from state to state; degree to degree; condition to condition;     pole to pole; vibration to vibration. True Hermetic Transmutation     is a Mental Art."--The Kybalion. As we have stated, the Hermetists were the original alchemists, astrologers, and psychologists, Hermes having been the founder of these schools … Continue reading MENTAL TRANSMUTATION


"The Principles of Truth are Seven; he who knows these,     understandingly, possesses the Magic Key before whose     touch all the Doors of the Temple fly open."--The Kybalion. The Seven Hermetic Principles, upon which the entire Hermetic Philosophy is based, are as follows: 1. The Principle of Mentalism. 2. The Principle of Correspondence. 3. The Principle … Continue reading THE SEVEN HERMETIC PRINCIPLES


    "The lips of wisdom are closed, except to the ears     of Understanding"--The Kybalion. From old Egypt have come the fundamental esoteric and occult teachings which have so strongly influenced the philosophies of all races, nations, and peoples, for several thousand years. Egypt, the home of the Pyramids and the Sphinx, was the birthplace of the … Continue reading THE HERMETIC PHILOSOPHY