HERMETIC AXIOMS

CHAPTER XV     "The possession of Knowledge, unless accompanied by a     manifestation and expression in Action is like the     hoarding of precious metals-a vain and foolish thing.     Knowledge, like wealth, is intended for Use. The Law of     Use is Universal, and he who violates it suffers by     reason of his conflict with natural forces."--The Kybalion. The … Continue reading HERMETIC AXIOMS

MENTAL GENDER

CHAPTER XIV Students of psychology who have followed the modern trend of thought along the lines of mental phenomena are struck by the persistence of the dual-mind idea which has manifested itself so strongly during the past ten or fifteen years, and which has given rise to a number of plausible theories regarding the nature … Continue reading MENTAL GENDER

CAUSTATION

CHAPTER XII CAUSATION "Every Cause has its Effect; every Effect has its Cause; everything happens according to Law; Chance is but a name for Law not recognized; there are many planes of causation, but nothing escapes the Law."--The Kybalion. The great Sixth Hermetic Principle--the Principle of Cause and Effect--embodies the truth that Law pervades the … Continue reading CAUSTATION

RHYTHM

CHAPTER XI RHYTHM "Everything flows out and in; everything has its tides; all things rise and fall; the pendulum-swing manifests in everything; the measure of the swing to the right, is the measure of the swing to the left; rhythm compensates"--The Kybalion. The great Fifth Hermetic Principle--the Principle of Rhythm-embodies the truth that in everything … Continue reading RHYTHM

VIBRATION

CHAPTER IX VIBRATION "Nothing rests; everything moves; everything vibrates."--The Kybalion. The great Third Hermetic Principle--the Principle of Vibration--embodies the truth that Motion is manifest in everything in the Universe--that nothing is at rest--that everything moves, vibrates, and circles. This Hermetic Principle was recognized by some of the early Greek philosophers who embodied it in their … Continue reading VIBRATION

PLANES OF CORRESPONDENCE

CHAPTER VIII PLANES OF CORRESPONDENCE "As above, so below; as below, so above."--The Kybalion. The great Second Hermetic Principle embodies the truth that there is a harmony, agreement, and correspondence between the several planes of Manifestation, Life and Being. This truth is a truth because all that is included in the Universe emanates from the … Continue reading PLANES OF CORRESPONDENCE

“THE ALL” In All

CHAPTER VII "THE ALL" IN ALL "While All is in THE ALL, it is equally true that THE ALL is in ALL. To him who truly understands this truth hath come great knowledge."--The Kybalion. How often have the majority of people heard repeated the statement that their Deity (called by many names) was "All in … Continue reading “THE ALL” In All

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 DIVINE PARADOX

    "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