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Gnosis 49: The New Age. A Journal of the Western Inner Traditions

Gnosis 49: The New Age. A Journal of the Western Inner Traditions (New)

by Gnosis

Publisher: Gnosis

Binding: Magazine

Book ID: GNO49, GNO49

Price: $9.00


"I like to think that if there is any truth to the New Age anticipation of humanity's transformation, such changes will occur irrespective of the state of the New Age movement per se."
-- Jay Kinney, from the introduction

Contents -- Fall 1998


by Jay Kinney

Up Front


News & Notes

Ley lines reexamined; the Fellowship of Isis; Lama Surya Das.

Introduction: The New Age Trajectory

by Jay Kinney
How long have people been predicting a New Age? A long, long time.

Notes of a New Age Survivor

by Ihla F. Nation
The Seth material, Religious Science, A Course in Miracles -- do they deliver what they claim? A veteran of the spiritual search talks about her experiences.

News of the New Age

by D. Patrick Miller
Why the press gives the limelight to the kinky and the inane in alternative spirituality.

Crisis of the Calendar: The GNOSIS Interview with José and Lloydine Argüelles

by Richard Smoley
The godparents of the Harmonic Convergence talk about time, Earth Day, Louis Farrakhan, and the perils of the Gregorian calendar.

Escape from Utopia

by Bob Banner
What could be better than finding the ideal spiritual community? Finding a way out.

The Creation of Divine Voice

by Carole Brooks Platt
Those perplexing inner voices may be a means for the mind to shape its reality.

Active Imagination in Practice

by Robin Robertson
Active imagination was C.G. Jung's meditation practice. Here's how to do it.

Book Reviews

  • The Conscious Universe: The Scientific Truth of Psychic Phenomena by Dean Radin
  • Prisoners of Shangri-La: Tibetan Buddhism in the West by Donald Lopez, Jr.
  • Io Gold astrological software by Time Cycles Research
  • Alchemy of the Word: Cabala of the Renaissance by Philip Beitchman
  • The Taste of Hidden Things: Images on the Sufi Path by Sara Sviri
  • The Rose of the World by Daniel Andreev
  • Time and the Soul by Jacob Needleman
  • Gnosis and Hermeticism from Antiquity to Modern Times edited by Roelof van den Broek and Wounter J. Hanegraaff
  • Gnosis and Literature by Arthur Versluis
  • The Secret Chief: Conversations with a Pioneer of the Underground Psychedelic Therapy Movement by Myron J. Stolaroff
  • Hitler's Priestess: Savitri Devi, the Hindu-Aryan Myth, and Neo-Nazism by Nicholas Goodrick-Clarke
  • Stalking Elijah: Adventures with Today's Jewish Mystical Masters by Rodger Kamenetz
  • Who's Afraid of Freemasons?: The Phenomenon of Freemasonry by Alexander Piatigorsky
  • Mary Magdalene: Beyond the Myth by Esther de Boer

About our covers:
Front: "Seraphim's Awakening" ©1996 by A. Andrew Gonzalez.

Back: "Folk Tree Mural" by Jill Ansell.

Jailbreaking the Goddess: A Radical Revisioning of Feminist Spirituality Jailbreaking the Goddess: A Radical Revisioning of Feminist Spirituality
Allen, Lasara Firefox
Llewellyn Worldwide, Ltd.

"Jailbreaking the Goddess is an important contribution to the writings on Goddess tradition and feminist spirituality. . . . I love her political savvy, her sensitivity around issues of diversity and cultural awareness and appropriation, and her unabashed celebration of pleasure, sensuality, and life!" -- Starhawk

Jailbreaking the Goddess is a revolutionary revisioning of the feminine divine. Where the maiden, mother, crone archetypal system is tied to female biology and physic...

Price: $22.99

The House of Owls The House of Owls
Angell, Tony
Yale University Press

For a quarter century, Tony Angell and his family shared the remarkable experience of closely observing pairs of western screech owls that occupied a nesting box outside their forest home. The journals the author recorded his observations in, and the captivating drawings he created, form the heart of this compelling book a personal account of an artist-naturalist s life with owls. Angell s extensive illustrations show owls engaged in what owls do hunting, courting, raising families, and exercisi...

Price: $30.00

Beyond the Mauve Zone. Enhanced Edition. Beyond the Mauve Zone. Enhanced Edition.
Grant, Kenneth

London: Starfire Publishing, 2016. Limited Edition. A new, enhanced edition of BEYOND THE MAUVE ZONE, fully corrected by Michael Staley using Kenneth Grant's personal copy with his annotations. The volume has also been re-set, and includes a new index that should prove most useful. A FINE CLOTH COPY in illustrated dust jacket. Custom end papers. Colored frontispiece, and twenty-four page plate section with the majority of the images being in color. 324 pages, indexed. Octavo. This is the eighth,...

Price: $59.95

The Blazing Dew of Stars The Blazing Dew of Stars
Smith, David Chaim
Fulgur Limited

London: Fulgur Limited, 2013. Limited to 1001 copies only. Square landscape folio. For those who have had the joy of handling and experiencing The Sacrificial Universe released last year, this new book will continue that fine tradition. The Blazing Dew of Stars is a complex mystical text which speaks with many voices to introduce the practice of Kabbalistic contemplative alchemy. The volume offers glimpses of a rare view of direct application and immersion into the Real, intertwini...

Price: $89.95

The Sworn Book of Honorius: Liber Iuratus Honorii The Sworn Book of Honorius: Liber Iuratus Honorii
Honorius of Thebes
Ibis Press / Nicolas-Hayes

As the title testifies, students were sworn to secrecy before being given access to this magic text, and only a few manuscripts have survived. Bits of its teachings, such as the use of the magic whistle for summoning spirits, are alluded to in other texts. Another key element of its ritual, the elaborate Seal of God, has been found in texts and amulets throughout Europe.

Interest in The Sworn Book of Honorius has grown in recent years, yet no modern translations have been attemptedunt...

Price: $35.00