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A Deep Dive into Mesopotamian Mysteries: An Interview with Samuel David, Author of “Rod and Ring”

Introduction Samuel David’s fascination with the ancient polytheistic beliefs, rituals, and symbolism of Mesopotamian spirituality is truly compelling. In this insightful interview, we delve into what inspired the author of “Rod and Ring: An Initiation into a Mesopotamian Mystery Tradition”…

Navigating the Path: A Franz Bardon Practitioner’s Reflections on Magic, Mysticism, and the Books of Franz Bardon

Franz Bardon Initiation Hermetics Interview with practitioner

In this insightful interview, an experienced magician and Franz Bardon practitioner Frabato Hermetic shares their personal journey of discovering and studying Bardon’s Hermetic teachings. They provide thoughtful perspectives on key aspects of Bardon’s system like concentration, the magical equilibrium, interacting…

Interview with Helmar Rudolph: Hermetics, Chakras, Cardology and The Master Key

Helmar Mr Master Key
My name is Helmar Rudolph, born in Germany, but with strong ties to South Africa, where I spent the better part of the past 30 years. I have a diploma in Marketing Management from the Institute of Marketing Management in Johannesburg. In the early days I did a lot of database programming, then made myself a name in Customer Relationship Management. A period of website development followed, before turning to the Master Key System in 2007.

Magical and Mystical Introspection – What is the purpose of this Course?

There have been many questions regarding Andres course Magical and Mystical Introspection and his book Through the Soul Mirror to the Sphere of the Sun (Read about the book here). Is it just introspection? Is it a full path etc. So to clear up any questions Andre has answered some questions we were recently asked in detail for the benefit of anyone seeking a path that is supported by an experienced guide and authentic.

Sixty Skills Interview: The Living Crystal, Stacking the Sephirot and the “Trials of Hercules”

Sixty Skills
Sixty Skills is back! As we mentioned in the last interview a lot of things were coming, now with this interview they are here. The new home of Sixty Skills Courses is now Perseus Arcane Academy, this has allowed Bob the founder of Sixty Skills to create a Mega Deal that gets you every course in his 18-month curriculum for a significant discount compared to buying separately. Bob discusses this along with the latest news from the pre-launch of 'The Living Crystal', a result of his work with the outer planets. We also hear about the next phase of his work, now focusing upon the Zodiac.

Sixty Skills: Learn Key Skills from Magical, Yogic and Meditative Traditions – 18 Month Curriculum

Sixty Skills is transforming the traditional transmission of meditative, and yogic, instruction from one of master to disciple to a modern online learning format. Sixty Skills has covered the globe and over a thirty-year period derived the key techniques from all the major schools of Buddhism, Hermetics, Hindu-Yogic, and Taoist practice. Sixty Skills brings yogic, and meditative, instruction into the 21st century. No more kneeling at the feet of the master. All of the primary skills needed to engage any of the various meditative phenomena are available here via distance learning. If you have the work ethic, then no secrets are necessary.

Arcanum Hermeticum – Magnus Sarmax discusses Magical Initiation

Arcanum
Mysticism and Magic are integral parts of the same coin, one being the internal part that deepens and the other the external part that expands. The first brings stability and the second, comprehensiveness. They are the structures that allow us to, being in this life, live with resources beyond it, thus ensuring the possibility to Taste the World as an epic experience.

Astrology, Magic of the Astral Light and The 26 Keys: An Interview with David Coleman

We are very excited to have David Coleman join us in the blog. He is well known in the Franz Bardon community for his generous sharing through his writing and for his exceptional book The 26 Keys: The Magic of the Astral Light. In this interview David answers a variety of questions about Astrology in general, how it relates to Hermetic training as well as giving us insight into his own personal approach.

Martial Cultivation – A Discussion with Alex Kozma

Alex: I began training forty-three years ago, aged twelve, with a Burmese teacher named Pat Meacher. Ostensibly he taught Kyokushinkai Karate, but he was a family friend and during his regular visits he began teaching me small bits of Chinese Gong Fu. Looking back, the reason was quite amusing – the highlight of my week was the old Monkey Magic series and Kwai Chang Caine’s Kung Fu series, they were my escape from the trauma of daily, physically brutal bullying by the gangs in my area.