Invocation of Osiris

Hail, lord Osiris. Hail, lord Osiris. Hail, lord Osiris. Hail, hail, beautiful boy, come to thy temple straightway, for we see thee not. Hail, beautiful boy, come to thy temple, and draw nigh after thy departure from us. Hail, who leadest along the hour, who increasest except at his season. Read more…

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Pantheacon 2013

Last weekend Chic and I had a fantastic time at Pantheacon, the largest indoor metaphysical, occult, pagan, and esoteric convention in the U.S., held every year in San Jose, California. The theme for the event this year was (very appropriately) “Co-operation, Tolerance, and Love.”  This was our second Pantheacon and as Read more…

The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn, GD, HOGD, Esoteric Order, Regardie, Frances Israel Regardie, Chic Cicero, Sandra Tabatha Cicero, Tabitha Cicero, Ciceros, Wynn Westcott, MacGregor Mathers, Samuel Liddel Mathers, Moina Mathers, Florence Farr, Annie Horniman, Dion Fortune, William Butler Yeats, Woodman, Imperator, Cancellarius, Praemonstrator, Cancellaria, Golden Dawn Shop, Qabalah, Kabalah, Hermetic Art, Magic, Magick, Sepher Yetzirah, Rosicrucian, Enochian, Tarot, Golden Dawn Tarot, Magical Tarot, Babylonian Tarot, Gnosticism, RR et AC, Divination, Astrology, Flying Rolls, Regardie Archives, Whare Ra, Therugy, Magical Order, Stella Matutina, Rosae Rubeae, et Aureae Crucis, Tattwa, Tatva, Tattva, Tatwa, Skrying, Spirit Vision, Tarot Trumps, Tree of Life, Societas Rosicruciana, SRIA, SRIAm, Isis-Urania, International Order, Rose Cross Lamen, Fire Wand, Magic Sword, Cipher Manuscripts, cypher Manuscripts, Fraulein Sprengel, Secret Chiefs, Golden Dawn Magic, Light Extended, Khabs Om Pekht, Konx On Pax, Light in Extension, Philosopher’s Stone, Liber Spirituum, Adam Forrest, Cris Monnastre, Hermetic Invocation, Invocation, Godform, Alchemy, Donald Michael Kraig, Color Scales, Westcott Tablets, Enochian Tablets, Elemental Tablets, Astrological Magic, Concourse of the Watchtowers, Archangel Raphael, Archangel Gabriel, Archangel Michael, Archangel Uriel, Flaming Sword, Serpent of Wisdom, Qabalistic, Christian Rosenkreutz, Chemical Wedding, Fama Fraternitatis, Confessio Fraternitatis, Rose Cross, Cross and Triangle, Magical Tarot, STC Designs, Shem haMephoresh, Battery of Knocks, Oracle, Chaldean Oracles, Divine Pymander, Kybalion, Second Order, Inner Order, Outer Order, High Priestess, Mountain of Initiation, Sigillum Dei Aemeth

Book Review: Astrological Magic

  Astrology, the study of the stars, is one of the oldest known sciences and is one of the main components of the knowledge studied by the Golden Dawn and other esoteric traditions. Ceremonial magicians of all stripes are known for utilizing a large amount of astrological information in ritual Read more…

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A New Book by R.A. Gilbert

  The following review is from Imagier Publishing: Today I received from the printer the long awaited delivery of Dr. Robert A. Gilbert’s book, Gnosticism and Gnosis. It is a cracking read and I commend it to anyone with an interest in this subject. It is not a difficult book Read more…

The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn, GD, HOGD, Esoteric Order, Regardie, Frances Israel Regardie, Chic Cicero, Sandra Tabatha Cicero, Tabitha Cicero, Ciceros, Wynn Westcott, MacGregor Mathers, Samuel Liddel Mathers, Moina Mathers, Florence Farr, Annie Horniman, Dion Fortune, William Butler Yeats, Woodman, Imperator, Cancellarius, Praemonstrator, Cancellaria, Golden Dawn Shop, Qabalah, Kabalah, Hermetic Art, Magic, Magick, Sepher Yetzirah, Rosicrucian, Enochian, Tarot, Golden Dawn Tarot, Magical Tarot, Babylonian Tarot, Gnosticism, RR et AC, Divination, Astrology, Flying Rolls, Regardie Archives, Whare Ra, Therugy, Magical Order, Stella Matutina, Rosae Rubeae, et Aureae Crucis, Tattwa, Tatva, Tattva, Tatwa, Skrying, Spirit Vision, Tarot Trumps, Tree of Life, Societas Rosicruciana, SRIA, SRIAm, Isis-Urania, International Order, Rose Cross Lamen, Fire Wand, Magic Sword, Cipher Manuscripts, cypher Manuscripts, Fraulein Sprengel, Secret Chiefs, Golden Dawn Magic, Light Extended, Khabs Om Pekht, Konx On Pax, Light in Extension, Philosopher’s Stone, Liber Spirituum, Adam Forrest, Cris Monnastre, Hermetic Invocation, Invocation, Godform, Alchemy, Donald Michael Kraig, Color Scales, Westcott Tablets, Enochian Tablets, Elemental Tablets, Astrological Magic, Concourse of the Watchtowers, Archangel Raphael, Archangel Gabriel, Archangel Michael, Archangel Uriel, Flaming Sword, Serpent of Wisdom, Qabalistic, Christian Rosenkreutz, Chemical Wedding, Fama Fraternitatis, Confessio Fraternitatis, Rose Cross, Cross and Triangle, Magical Tarot, STC Designs, Shem haMephoresh, Battery of Knocks, Oracle, Chaldean Oracles, Divine Pymander, Kybalion, Second Order, Inner Order, Outer Order, High Priestess, Mountain of Initiation, Sigillum Dei Aemeth

The Philosopher’s Stone

Israel Regardie wrote The Philosopher’s Stone in 1936-37 while he was confined to bed with a severe bout of bronchitis. During this time he was determined to comprehend Mary Anne Atwood’s Suggestive Inquiry into the Hermetic Mystery. Written in 1918, Atwood’s text documented the enormous impact that hermetic philosophy has had on human Read more…

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Thank you Isis Temple!

  Chic and I would like to express our heart-felt appreciation to the Order Chiefs and members of Temple Isis Mighty Mother for inviting us to speak at Power Week 2012. We had a fantastic time and met lots of good, dedicated people.  The temple space itself is stunning and Read more…

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The Battery of Knocks

A Personal Insight by Chic Cicero   The Battery of Knocks is a sequence of knocks employed for symbolic purposes in a ceremony. Various numbers of knocks given in a particular pattern are common in all types of fraternal and magical lodge work. In magical lodges they are often used Read more…

An Apology and a Thank You

My apologies for being an intermittent blogger. I’ve been away from the computer for a while due to various writing projects and magical workings. What can I say? Will try to do better!   I’d also like to thank everyone who sent me birthday wishes at the beginning of the Read more…