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“As above, so below” is one of the essential keys of Hermetic wisdom – these powerful words originate from The Emerald Tablet of Hermes Trismegistus, which (as legend states) were found by Alexander the Great in ancient times. The words were further defined by researcher Dennis W. Hauck – with his interpretation translating to: “That... / READ MORE /
The image below is of the Azerbaijan Tower, a mega-tall skyscraper currently under construction on the Khazar Islands in Azerbaijan. The height of the tower will reach from Earth into the sky at a distance exceeding one mile. Estimates place its completion at 2015-2020 and its value at $2,000,000,000.  The Billionaire Class eagerly anticipates the world’s... / READ MORE /
Augoeides is a Pythagorean term relating to the “luminous body”, or higher ascended beings of light (or deva, “divine being”). This type of being is a collective (shared) consciousness, and are tasked with overseeing the evolution of mankind. According to H.P. Blavatsky‘s definition of the Augoeides: “The most substantial difference consisted in the location of the... / READ MORE /
In Hinduism, an ashram is a spiritual center or monastery – where activities such as yoga, music study, and spiritual development are practiced. According to Wikipedia: An ashram would traditionally, but not necessarily in contemporary times, be located far from human habitation, in forests or mountainous regions, amidst refreshing natural surroundings conductive to spiritual instruction and meditation. The... / READ MORE /
Valentine’s Day has an obscure history thats been lost by the hands of time. We’re taught to accept the story of an obscure Saint Valentinus who was martyred by the Roman Emperor Claudius in the Third Century. White-washing whatever celebration predicated this legend, by providing an avatar aligned with the virtues of the time period... / READ MORE /
At first glance Disney XD’s Gravity Falls has all the elements of your every-day, quirky kids show, with its description on Wikipedia stating: “For their summer vacation, 12-year-old twins Dipper and Mabel Pines are dropped off from their home in Piedmont, California to the fictitious town of Gravity Falls, Roadkill County, Oregon to live with their... / READ MORE /
“Christ when He said: “the kingdom of God is within you,” thus pointing all human atoms to the centre of life or energy within themselves, and teaching them that from and through that centre they must expand and grow. Each one of us is conscious of being centred within himself;” ― Alice A. Bailey The... / READ MORE /
The wisdom of the ages has been hidden in plain sight for time immemorial, disguised in allegory and myth. While religion has mislead millions and millions to believe stories that have been edited, extracted, and designed for a deeper agenda – the truth is available, if we choose to read between the lines, and seek... / READ MORE /
According to Wikipedia: The Ancient and Mystical Order Rosæ Crucis (AMORC), also calling itself the Rosicrucian Order, is currently the largest worldwide Rosicrucian organization, having Lodges, Chapters and various other affiliated bodies throughout the world, in 19 different languages. The Rosicrucian organization is a philosophical secret society, said to have been founded in late medieval Germany by... / READ MORE /
Bodhisattva (“enlightenment being” in English) is a Sanskrit term for anyone who, motivated by great compassion, has the wish to attain buddhahood for the benefit of all sentient beings. In esoteric philosophy the bodhisattva is the head of the second department of the planetary hierarchy (department of education), otherwise known as “Christos-Maitreya.” From Esoterik.se: “The... / READ MORE /
From GotQuestions.com: Baal was the name of the supreme god worshiped in ancient Canaan and Phoenicia. The practice of Baal worship infiltrated Jewish religious life during the time of the Judges (Judges 3:7), became widespread in Israel during the reign of Ahab (1 Kings 16:31-33) and also affected Judah (2 Chronicles 28:1-2). The word baalmeans... / READ MORE /
In ufology, a close encounter is an event in which a person witnesses an unidentified flying object. This terminology and the system of classification behind it was started by astronomer and UFO researcher J. Allen Hynek, and was first suggested in his 1972 book The UFO Experience: A Scientific Inquiry. He introduced the first three kinds... / READ MORE /
From ancient times, a body of ancient spiritual teaching known as the Ageless Wisdom has been handed down from generation to generation. First made available in writing to the general public in the 1800s by H.P. Blavatsky, and then in the 20th century by Alice A. Bailey – this wisdom is the common foundation of... / READ MORE /
The pyramids at Giza are one of our world’s most fascinating enigmas. To this day, scientists, archaeologists, astronomers and tourists alike are still baffled by the perfection of this ancient construction. The magnitude and magic of these mysterious structures, are a riddle in themselves, yet perhaps this is part of the intelligent design…to be a... / READ MORE /
Abracadabra is an incantation used as a magic word in stage magic tricks, and historically was believed to have healing powers when inscribed on an amulet. The word finds its roots back in 2nd century AD, although the exact origins of the word are still up for debate. One of the oldest records found comes... / READ MORE /
Adamite is a mineral whose metaphysical properties connect emotions with the heart. Allowing us to identify and deal with emotional issues, especially those that affect our instinctual reactions. Water signs may find themselves particularly drawn to Adamite, as some claim it carries the soothing qualities of fresh water. Providing both clarity and strength, it is believed... / READ MORE /
Raiders of the Lost Ark – Esoteric Analysis by Jay Dyer of Jay’sAnalysis.com There’s nothing more 80s than Steven Spielberg, and there’s nothing better 80s than Raiders of the Lost Ark.  Based on the oft-referenced classic film serials, Indiana Jones is a household name.  What is far from common knowledge are the profound religious and... / READ MORE /
The Neverending Story (1984) – Film Analysis by Jay Dyer of Jay’s Analysis These 80s cult classics do well for analyses. Vitrually all the classics children of the 80s like myself grew up with were loaded with deeper, esoteric symbolism, as our series has demonstrated, and The Neverending Story is no different.  In fact, the... / READ MORE /
The Matrix (1999) – Esoteric Analysis by Jay Dyer of Jay’s Analysis The Matrix, as I’ve joked many times, is one of those perennial topics in philosophy 101 classes that tends to evoke the most inane and mindless “philosophizing” by the mind-warped morass of modern morlocks.  Yet still, it is a film that is packed... / READ MORE /
Dark Crystal Esoteric Analysis by Jay Dyer of Jay’s Analysis Much like Labyrinth, Jim Henson’s The Dark Crystal is one of those kid’s films all of us who grew up in the 80s seem to have a strange affinity for. And, much like Labyrinth, it is chock full of Henson’s same occult proclivities. While Labyrinth,... / READ MORE /
The Alchemy of Turning Rock into Stars by Billy O’Brien Music has always been an integral part of our human experience, but the industry surrounding music has only been around for less than 100 yrs. We are currently witnessing the downfall of this industry, while artists are suffering to make a career for themselves. With... / READ MORE /
In gnostic belief systems, an “aeon” is characterized as the transition from immaterial to material, from nominal to sensible, and is created by a flaw, passion, or sin. While, in the religion of Thelema, aeons are a system of dividing the history of humanity, in which each aeon is accompanied by its own forms of “magical... / READ MORE /
This is THE stone everyone should have for protection. This group of stones are variegated chalcedony, and the agate is one of the oldest stones in recorded history. Agates attract strength, and is used for protection from bad dreams. It also protects from stress and energy drains. Agates have been used in jewelry since Biblical Babylonian times.... / READ MORE /
Alchemy is an influential philosophical tradition whose practitioners have, from antiquity, claimed it to be the precursor to profound powers. The defining objectives of alchemy are varied, but historically have typically included one or more of the following goals: the creation of the fabled philosopher’s stone; the ability to transform base metals into the noble metals (gold or silver); and development... / READ MORE /
The Hidden Symbolism in 80’s Classic Fantasy Film, Legend (1985) by: Jay Dyer and Jennifer Sodini Ridley Scott is reportedly not happy about Legend, nor is Tom Cruise. However, when we think “80s Tom Cruise,” we think Top Gun, Risky Business, and Legend. How does one go from Blade Runner to Legend? These are great 80s mysteries that we are not here to... / READ MORE /
The pineal gland is a small endocrine gland located in the brain, which produces melatonin, the hormone that modulates our sleep patterns. The shape is reminiscent of a tiny pine cone (hence the name), and some postulate that the pineal gland is essentially our “third eye.” French philosopher, mathematician and scientist, Rene Descartes, once referred to the... / READ MORE /
The Antahkarana (Sanskrit: the inner cause), according to Hindu philosophy, refers to the totality of two levels of mind. The buddhi (higher mind), and the manas (middle levels of mind).  According to The School for Esoteric Studies: “This mental energy is made from three “lines of transmittal” the sutratma, the consciousness or Soul thread, and the creative... / READ MORE /
In the Ascended Master Teachings, Ascended Masters are believed to be spiritually enlightened beings who in past incarnations were ordinary humans, but who have undergone a series of spiritual transformations originally called initiations. Both “Mahatmas” and “Ascended Master” are terms used in the Ascended Master Teachings. Ascended Master is based on theTheosophical concept of the Mahatma or Master of the Ancient... / READ MORE /
Most of us have heard the quote “as above, so below” but may not have ever realized the gravity of what the words actually represent. While to some, the words may represent the will of God/the heavens being carried out through humans/Earth; this is only half true…on a cellular level the text conveys the concept... / READ MORE /