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Gnosis 01: Gnosticism, Ancient and Modern. A Journal of the Western Inner Traditions - REPRINT (New)
Book ID: GNO01R, GNO01R
"'Gnosis' is the Greek word
for knowledge, particularly
divine knowledge: the knowledge
of God. The idea that individuals
can unite with the divine -
and thus 'know' God - is one of
the perennial keynotes of mysticism."
- Jay Kinney, from the introduction
Contents -- Fall-Winter 1985-'86
Is silence golden?
Introduction: Gnosticism: Ancient and Modern
by Jay Kinney
The Mysterious Revelations of Philip K. Dick
by Jay Kinney
What happens when a science fiction writer has his wisdom teeth pulled and sees God.
Excerpts from the "The Exegesis"
by Philip K. Dick
Newly unearthed writings from Dick's private metaphysical journals.
The Passion of Sophia
by David Fideler
An indepth recounting of the ancient gnostic creation myth according to Valentinus.
Valentinus: A Gnostic for All Seasons
by Stephan Hoeller
What insights can the teachings of Valentinus and other gnostics provide us with today?
An Interview with Gilles Quispel
by Christopher Farmer
The noted Dutch religious scholar discusses the place of gnosis in his life and that of C.G. Jung.
"Franz Kafka" By Jorge Luis Borges
by Alvin Greenberg
A short story.
Finding the Language of Love: A Review of the New Translations of Rumi
by Ya'qub Ibn Yusuf
For the first time in English, the Sufi mystic and poet is being presented in multi-faceted splendor.
Remembering Suleyman Dede
by Kabir Helminski
- Gnosis: The Nature and History of Gnosticism by Kurt Rudolph
- The Other Bible: A Collection of Ancient Esoteric Texts Excluded From the Official Canon of the Old and New Testaments edited by Willis Barnstone
- The New Gnosis by Robert Avens
- The Rebel Angels by Robertson Davies
- Ancient Lights by David Grubb
- True Hallucinations by Terence McKenna
- Nature Word (Verbe Nature) by R.A. Schwaller de Lubicz Translated and introduced by Deborah Lawlor
- Masonic Facts and Fictions by Henry Sadler
- Jung and Tarot: An Archetypal Journey by Sallie Nichols
- At The Table of the Grail edited by John Matthews
The Luminous Stone: Lucifer in Western Esotericism (Western Esotericism in Context)
Schulke, Daniel A. (ed)
Three Hands Press
Limited to 800 copies
The Arcanum of the 'fallen angel' Lucifer evokes such concepts as heresy, rebellion, pride, liberation from the bonds of demiurgic oppression, and impetus for human evolution. Meaning 'light bearer', Lucifer has, from his earliest origins, been hailed by religious and artistic countercultures as a patron saint of enlightenment -- the essential quality embodying overthrow of ignorance and the inspired process of revelation. Allied to ancient Gnostic cosmological concepti...
The Accidental Shaman: Journeys with Plant Teachers and Other Spirit Allies
Charing, Howard G
Inner Traditions / Bear & Company
After surviving a serious elevator crash in London, Howard G. Charing found he had developed healing touch as well as the ability to hear voices and experience visions--just as a healer in Italy had predicted only a week before the accident. He began using his abilities to heal but felt he needed more guidance and training. He first connected with a national spiritual healing organization, only to be told he was doing everything wrong. Then, through a friend, he discovered shamanism.
W.W. Norton & Co. Inc.
Neil Gaiman has long been inspired by ancient mythology in creating the fantastical realms of his fiction. Now he turns his attention back to the source, presenting a bravura rendition of the great northern tales.
In Norse Mythology, Gaiman stays true to the myths in envisioning the major Norse pantheon: Odin, the highest of the high, wise, daring, and cunning; Thor, Odin's son, incredibly strong yet not the wisest of gods; and Loki--son of a giant--blood brother to Odin and a trick...
The Voynich Manuscript
Yale University Press
Many call the fifteenth-century codex, commonly known as the Voynich Manuscript, the world s most mysterious book. Written in an unknown script by an unknown author, the manuscript has no clearer purpose now than when it was rediscovered in 1912 by rare books dealer Wilfrid Voynich. The manuscript appears and disappears throughout history, from the library of the Holy Roman Emperor Rudolf II to a secret sale of books in 1903 by the Society of Jesus in Rome. The book s language has eluded deciphe...More
LIBER SPIRITUUM: A Compendium of Writings on Angels and Other Spirits in Modern Magick
Forrest, Adam (ed)
Book is limited to 500 hand numbered hardcover copies printed in two colors and bound in faux leather silk-touch cloth, 252 pages, Foil stamp on both the front and back boards with a full color frontispiece by acclaimed artist Caniglia and sewn in satin bookmark.
About the book:
For Liber Spirituum: A Compendium of Writings on Angels and Other Spirits in Modern Magick, Azoth Press has assembled a group of nine of the foremost writers in the field of ceremonial magick, representi...