Published September 1979
by Theosophical University PR .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||1211|
Hidden Wisdom is a very concise and clever book packed full of facts that cut to the very essence of esoteric wisdom. From the heart of Tim Wallace-Murphy and his extensive and dedicated research; the author presents this important writing with a direct and substantive approach.5/5(9). Alice Bailey’s work with Dewal Cole helps us in the West to understand the nature of Eastern esoteric tradition. 4. Mystical Qabalah* by Dion Fortune Dion Fortune’s gift of understanding Qabalah is indeed profound, and she shares some of the most abstract teachings of Qabalah in this book. Compares to the intro to quantum physics of Qabalah. The esoteric tradition has traditionally searched for meanings that would yield a deeper inner knowledge of the divine. While traditional Christianity draws a timeline from Adam's Fall to the Day of Judgment, the esoteric often sees time as folding in Cited by: 2. Wisdom-Tradition resulting in the proliferation of schools of esoteric thought. Throughout the ancient world, therefore, the Initiates established Mystery Schools for the worthy while, around these, popular religions full of myth and superstition developed among the multitudes. As civilization declined and mankind entered theFile Size: KB.
Founded in , Inner Traditions • Bear & Company is one of the largest and oldest publishing houses in the world devoted exclusively to the subjects of spirituality, the occult, ancient mysteries, new science, holistic health, and natural medicine. Happily nestled in the Green Mountains of Vermont for more than 30 years, the company now has over 1, titles in print. The first book in English to provide an in-depth introduction to the Christian theosophic tradition that began with Jacob Bo¬hme, Wisdom s Children brings us into a startling new world of experiential spirituality that is in fact the Christian equivalent of Sufism and Kabbalism. With biographic introductions to major theosophers and detailed discussions of theosophic authors 4/5(1). This book appears to be a I bought it hoping to learn something substantive about the "secrets of the Western esoteric tradition," but that subtitle is misleading. Wallace-Murphy writes very little indeed about the "secrets" of this tradition, and what he does write about it is either mistaken or self-contradictory (quite possibly deliberately so)/5. A great roughly chronological overview of the main currents of thought in the Western esoteric tradition - Hermetism, Gnosticism, Neoplatonism, Alchemy, Magic, Kabbalah, Rosicrucianism, Freemasonry, Spiritualism, Theosophy and New Age.4/5.
Freemasonry the Esoteric Tradition Fabio Venzi This book is not only a manual for those who are undertaking this path and covers all aspect of the work involved in being a Freemason including ritual, philosophy and symbolic work. Its also a enthralling exploration of Masonic esoteric philosophy past present and with visions of what it could. Esoteric Book Recommendations We put together an ongoing list of or favorite books on Freemasonry and the Western Esoteric Tradition. We'll try to keep it updated as books are mentioned on the blog and Tria Prima Podcast. We use affiliate links with Amazon to help support the site. If you. Academic study of Jewish mysticism, especially since Gershom Scholem's Major Trends in Jewish Mysticism (), distinguishes between different forms of mysticism across different eras of Jewish these, Kabbalah, which emerged in 12th-century Europe, is the most well known, but not the only typologic form, or the earliest to previous forms were . The book concentrates more on the esoteric rather than the mystical strain and claim that the Bible was always meant to be read on several different levels. It is certainly true that the universal truths of esoteric knowledge are expressed just as much in Christianity as in any other tradition/5(46).