Download Haunted Joplin (Haunted America) by Lisa Livingston-Martin PDF

By Lisa Livingston-Martin

The barrier among Joplin's boisterous prior and its current is as flimsy as a swinging saloon door. Lisa Livingston-Martin kicks it extensive open during this ghostly historical past. In her professional corporation, travel a inn with a name made up of equivalent components opulence and tragedy. stopover at that condo of horrors, the Stefflebeck Bordello, the place site visitors on a regular basis acquired the awl and have been disposed of in mine shafts. Navigate via offended lynch mobs and vengeful patrols of Civil conflict spirits. capture a glimpse of Bonnie and Clyde. preserve your wits approximately you--it's haunted Joplin.

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Download Perdurabo, Revised and Expanded Edition: The Life of by Richard Kaczynski PDF

By Richard Kaczynski

The identify “Aleister Crowley” immediately conjures visions of diabolic ceremonies and orgiastic indulgences—and whereas the sardonic Crowley could maybe be the final to problem any such view, he was once additionally even more than “the Beast,” as this authoritative biography indicates. Perdurabo (the magical identify Crowley selected whilst inducted into the airtight Order of the Golden sunrise) lines Crowley’s notable trip from his delivery because the purely son of a prosperous lay preacher to his loss of life in a boarding condo because the world’s top-rated authority on magick. alongside the best way, he rebels opposed to his conservative spiritual upbringing; befriends well-known artists, writers, and philosophers (and turns into a poet himself ); is attacked for his perform of “the black arts”; and teaches that technology and magick can interact. whereas trying to unfold his notorious philosophy of “Do what thou wilt can be the complete of the Law,” Crowley turns into some of the most infamous figures of his day. according to Richard Kaczynski’s 20 years of study, and together with formerly unpublished biographical information, Perdurabo paints a memorable portrait of the guy who encouraged the counterculture and inspired generations of artists, punks, wiccans, and different denizens of the demimonde.

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Download The Necronomicon Files: The Truth Behind Lovecraft's Legend by Daniel Harms,John Wisdom Gonce PDF

By Daniel Harms,John Wisdom Gonce

What if a e-book existed that gave solutions to every little thing you have ever puzzled approximately? What may you do to profit its secrets and techniques? stories of such books have abounded for millennia and are legend in occult background. probably the most pervasive sleek iterations is that of the Necronomicon, stated to be a real occult textual content from the eighth century. The Necronomicon quite is the construction of technological know-how fiction author H.P. Lovecraft (1891-1937), in whose books the magic quantity first appears to be like in print. In The Necronomicon Files two occult gurus discover all elements of The Necronomicon, from its first visual appeal in Lovecraft's fiction to its ongoing pervasive visual appeal in cult and occult circles.

The Necronomicon Files, revised and improved additional, unearths the hoax of the Necronomicon. Harms and Gonce express that the apocryphal background of the Necronomicon was once concocted through Lovecraft to lend it verisimilitude in his fiction. the paranormal textual content was once remodeled into an icon between Lovecraft's literary circle, who additional to the book's legend through bearing on it of their personal writing. humans grew to become confident that it was once a true publication and its references in literature and picture keep growing. The ebook additionally examines what humans have passed through to discover the Necronomicon and the cottage that has arisen over the last 3 many years to provide the continued call for for a booklet that doesn't exist.

Scholarly but available, funny and intriguing, The Necronomicon Files illuminates the intensity of the artistic method and the modifications of contemporary fable, whereas nonetheless coping with to maintain a lot of the romance and fascination that surrounds the Necronomicon in our culture.

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Download Superstition and Magic in Early Modern Europe: A Reader by Bloomsbury PDF

By Bloomsbury

Superstition and Magic in Early smooth Europe brings jointly a wealthy collection of essays which characterize an important historic study on faith, magic and superstition in early glossy Europe. every one essay makes an important contribution to the historical past of magic and faith in its personal correct, whereas jointly they exhibit how debates over the subject have developed through the years, supplying helpful highbrow, ancient, and socio-political context for readers drawing close the topic for the 1st time.

The essays are organised round 5 key topics and parts of controversy. half One tackles superstition; half , the strain among miracles and magic; half 3, ghosts and apparitions; half 4, witchcraft and witch trials; and half 5, the sluggish disintegration of the 'magical universe' within the face of clinical, spiritual and useful competition. every one half is prefaced by means of an advent that offers an overview of the historiography and engages with contemporary scholarship and debate, surroundings the context for the essays that stick with and supplying a starting place for additional study.

This assortment is a useful toolkit for college kids of early smooth Europe, supplying either a centred review and a springboard for broader wondering the underlying continuities and discontinuities that make the examine of magic and superstition a perennially attention-grabbing topic.

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Download The Witch's Broom: The Craft, Lore & Magick of Broomsticks by Deborah Blake PDF

By Deborah Blake

Take a magickal flight into the historical past, culture, and sleek makes use of of broomsticks. no matter if sweeping the flooring or supporting with spells, rituals, and crafts, the broom is a extra flexible instrument than you ever imagined.

Join Deborah Blake on a trip throughout the a long time, exploring why broomsticks and witches have continuously been an inseparable pair. get pleasure from broom lore, insights from recognized witchy authors, and directions for getting or making your individual for specific events. From besoms to broomcorn, The Witch’s Broom is the appropriate advisor for including a brand new side on your magickal perform. Have a pleasant flight!

“[A] transparent, lucid, and moral advisor to the paintings of the broom.”—Judika Illes, writer of The Encyclopedia of 5000 Spells

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Download Witchcraft and Demonology in South-West England, 1640-1789 by J. Barry PDF

By J. Barry

utilizing south-western England as a spotlight for contemplating the ongoing position of witchcraft and demonology in provincial tradition within the interval among the English and French revolutions, Barry exhibits how witch-beliefs have been intricately woven into the material of lifestyle, even at a time after they arguably ceased to be of curiosity to the educated.

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Download The Flying Witches of Veracruz: A Shaman's True Story of by James Endredy PDF

By James Endredy

Waking up in Mictlan, the underworld front of the North, approximately lifeless from an evil witch’s attack—this is the place James Endredy’s gripping precise account of his event with the witches of Veracruz starts. because the apprentice of a strong curandero, or healer, Endredy learns the harmful magic and mystical arts of brujería, an almost extinct kind of Aztec witchcraft, and his perilous education is fraught with religious trials and assessments. Taught how one can invoke spirits of the underworld for counsel and use dream trance to “fly,” Endredy is subjected to the black magic of a brujo negro and left on my own within the graveyard of the brujo masters to struggle for his lifestyles. he's also referred to as upon to do conflict with the main sinister of all witches—el Brujo de Muerte, the Witch of Death.

Upon changing into a curandero himself, Endredy takes on harrowing real-life instances: therapeutic a tender guy possessed through the spirit of an Aztec warrior, rescuing a teenage lady from a Mexican drug cartel, and weeding out a vampire witch terrorizing a small community.



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Download Merlin and the Grail Tradition by Gareth Knight PDF

By Gareth Knight

Few figures from delusion and legend have inspired the mind's eye like that of Merlin, Archmage of the land of Logres, whose shadowy, compelling presence performs a key half within the stories of Arthurian legend and the search of the Holy Grail.

In this full of life number of essays, Gareth Knight lines the ancient significance and esoteric effect of Merlin and the Grail culture from its mythological beginnings down to smooth instances. subject matters lined comprise Dion Fortune’s grail paintings at Glastonbury, the Merlin archetype, the “Elizabethan Merlin” John Dee, the blue stones of Preseli (which have been used to construct Stonehenge), and the relationship among Merlin and Tolkien’s determine of Gandalf. This new version of the booklet is increased and has 3 extra articles, together with an esoteric research of the legend of Sir Gareth which hasn't ever been released before.

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Download El Antiguo Secreto de la Flor de la Vida, Volumen I by Drunvalo Melchizedek PDF

By Drunvalo Melchizedek

"Hace mucho tiempo aquí en los angeles Tierra, éramos conscientes de quienes en verdad somos. Conocíamos l. a. Flor de l. a. Vida. Sabíamos que period el patrón de l. a. creación, el diseño geométrico que nos conduce dentro y fuera de los angeles existencia física. Estábamos en un nivel de conciencia muy elevado, pero caímos…. Caímos en l. a. oscuridad y olvidamos…
Durante miles de años el secreto estuvo escondido en artefactos antiguos y tallados en piedra alrededor del mundo y codificado en las células de toda l. a. vida, esperando que despertáramos…
Ahora estamos despertando. El momento llegó. Nos estamos elevando de este sueño, sacudiendo viejas creencias, y estamos vislumbrando l. a. luz dorada de este nuevo amanecer.
En este primer volumen, Drunvalo Melchizedek presenta en texto y gráficos los angeles primera mitad del taller de l. a. Flor de los angeles Vida, ayudándonos a entender como este hermoso mandala se relaciona con todo lo que tiene vida en l. a. creación: las plantas, los cristales, y el ser humano.
La Geometría Sagrada es el fundamento de nuestro ser, señala un orden divino en nuestra realidad. Podemos encontrar esta Geometría Sagrada desde el átomo hasta las estrellas infinitas.
El volumen II explora otras áreas de los angeles Geometría, y el Mer-Ka-Ba, el cuerpo de luz humano. Este conocimiento conduce hacia l. a. ascensión y al siguiente nivel dimensional.
A través de los angeles lectura de este primer volumen podrás recordar:
Recordando nuestro pasado antiguo
Cómo l. a. caída de los angeles Atlántida cambió nuestra realidad.
El secreto de los angeles Flor revelado
Geometría Sagrada.
La Semilla de l. a. Vida. l. a. Estrella Tetraédrica. El Universo en forma de Longitud de Onda.
El cambio de Polos.
El lado oscuro de nuestro presente y pasado
Nuestra Tierra en peligro. l. a. edad de hielo y l. a. historia del mundo.
La malograda evolución de conciencia y creación de los angeles crimson Crística
Como desarrollaron los lemurianos
La conciencia humana. l. a. decisión fatídica de los marcianos. los angeles crimson Planetaria.
El papel de Egipto en l. a. evolución de los angeles conciencia
Muerte, resurrección y ascensión, El destello de luz de Akenatón. los angeles historia del Génesis.
El significado de l. a. forma y l. a. estructura
El Toro. El laberinto. El Huevo de los angeles Vida. Los Sólidos Platónicos.
Los Cristales Vivientes.
Las geometrías del Cuerpo Humano
El Canon de Leonardo Da Vinci.
El misterioso dibujo masón. los angeles Espiral áurea. l. a. secuencia Fibonacci.
La proporción Phi."

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Download Anatomia Occulta: L'iconologia del corpo umano nelle scienze by Andrea Pellegrino PDF

By Andrea Pellegrino

Parallelamente alla conoscenza empirica, scientifica e razionale, l’uomo ha da sempre concepito, in tutte le tradition e religioni, un sistema simbolico-rituale atto a comprendere los angeles realtà che lo circonda laddove incomprensibile. story sistema, che prende in considerazione los angeles struttura sottile dell’essere umano e l. a. sua appartenenza al macrocosmo di cui è il riflesso, è applicato anche allo studio del corpo umano. Questo libro, partendo dall’analisi della mappa Anatomiae Occultii, analizza e contestualizza il pensiero filosofico, religioso ed esoterico rapportato al corpo umano esplicandolo nelle sue diramazioni. Alchimia, cabala, gnosticismo, astrologia e tradizioni orientali vengono prese in esame consistent with comprendere in quale modo sono nate, quali personaggi ne sono stati i rappresentanti e come sono entrate in contatto con lo studio dell’anatomia, anticipando talvolta le scoperte scientifiche. Un viaggio straordinario all’interno di quel sacro tempio che è il corpo umano.

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