By Bill Whitcomb
This "desk reference" is overflowing with a variety of occult and esoteric fabrics on japanese and Western magical platforms. Over thirty-five magical types are in comparison and mentioned. starts with an creation to magic, together with a application of analysis so that you can use any of the ninety-one structures defined. unearths the secrets and techniques of alchemy, magical alphabets, the chakras, the Tree of lifestyles, astrology, and masses extra. It makes the traditional magical platforms available, comprehensible and invaluable to trendy magicians.
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Z l'r1 .. , en ...... t-J w Unicursal hexagram MODEL 7 The Olympic Planetary Spirits T he seven Olympic Planetary Spirits are named and defined within the Arbatel of Magic, the earliest latest variation of which dates to 1575. The language is Latin and the emphasis is Christian instead of Judaic. not like such a lot grimoires of the interval, it makes no declare to symbolize the knowledge of Solomon. those spirits are stated to manipulate 196 Olympic Provinces, and it really is acknowledged that they rule alternately for 490 years every one. As should be noticeable, the quantity 7 figures prominently during this facts: 196, for instance, is four x 7 x 7, yet extra considerably is the sum of successive multiples of seven: 7 + 14 + 2 1 + 28 + 35 + forty two + forty nine. the present Arbatel is just one quantity out of a chain of 9 that have been deliberate yet which have been by no means accomplished or that have been misplaced. one of many lacking volumes needed to do with the evocation of those spirits. In any occasion, 'the Arbatel may be particular in pointing out that the names and sigils of those beings haven't any advantage OF energy in themselves; moreover, the single names of efficiency are to receive to the operator via the spirits themselves, or even then they preserve their energy for under nearly forty years. recommended analyzing The Arbatel of Magic-Robert Turner (trans. ) 1 25 ...... t-. J zero\ The Seven Olympic Planetary Spirits PLANET SATURN linked Chronos GREEK DEITY identify Arathor or Aratron SIGIL wisdom POWERS in control of: JUPITER MARS solar VENUS MERCURY MOON Zeus Ares Apollo Aphrodite Hennes Artemis Bethor or Bether Phalegh or Phalec Och Hagith Ophiel Phul � � �� 1Lp Magic Alchemy Invisibility, transfonnation of vegetation to stone and of stones to treasure forty nine Kings forty two Princes 35 Presidents 28 Dukes 2 1 Ministers 1 four Familiars 36,000 Legions drugs warfare durability Can reconcile spirits of air � Bestows solid future health and knowledge good looks Can convert copper to gold � � Magical Arts Can educate all magical arts Governs all spirits of water � () ...... () > t""' ? : zero t1 t"r1 t""' en forty two Kings 35 Princes 28 Dukes 2 1 Counselors 24 Ministers 7 Messengers 29,000 Legions 36,536 Legions 36,536 Legions MODEL 7 The Heptarchia Mystica The Seven-Fold Dominion D e Heptarchia Mystica is a manuscript describing a self-contained approach of angelic magic got in the course of the skrying experiments of John Dee and Edward Kelly throughout the 12 months 1 582.