Aleister Crowley’s Liber 777

If there is one Occult book that is omnipresent, in bookshops and on a Magicians bookshelf, it would be Aleister Crowley’s Liber 777. A book of correspondences that showcase the exchange between Kabbalah, Gods, Elements, Planets and many many more. But how did these correspondences come about? How did the book come to be made? […]

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Dreams

We all have them. Each time we go to sleep, something odd occurs. While our eyes may be closed and we are certainly unconscious- it is almost as if our brain is awake. At this point, we are in the Dream Realm. Through the generations, each culture has attached certain functions to dreaming. Yet with […]

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Éliphas Lévi

In this episode of What Magic is This? we head back to the Fool’s Gallery with the enigmatic political French Occultist Éliphas Lévi. Pretty much most of what is considered Modern Occultism can be traced back to him. What did he write about? Only that all magic has some kind of direct lineage through all of […]

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Spells

In our second episode of What Magic is This? I am joined by Simon, who has picked a none-too-surprising subject. Spells. The discussion is an interesting one, to be sure. We go into the definition of a spell, its etymology, a little bit of history, Doug’s hot-take of what constitutes a spell, the parts of […]

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