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It is EXTREMELY important to avoid contradictions or misconceptions in our language as that create confusion in our subconscious which can be hard to trace back when it resurfaces in even distant related subjects in the conscious mind.


The descriptions of words are for their specific use in this web site only.

Abraq ad habra      (Aim at Heaven)
A Hebrew phrase meaning; Hurl dy thunderbolt even until death.
In Aramaic; I will create as long as I speak.
Angel
The purest non material aspect of any "thing, force or energy", sustaining the drive for perfection. - Divine link to the ultimate creative principle or messenger from God .
Astral
The supersensible substance of the material body.
An alternative plane of existence accessible through subconscious and spiritual practices.
AUM
A MANTRA* initiating the interaction of Micro Cosmos and Macro Cosmos or - A- Life - U- Law and - M - Time / Space.
Aura
A personalised energy field radiating and spiralling from the Perineum (Coxic) to the Crown of the head enveloping the physical body. The Aura identifies by its vibrancy the vigour of vitality and spiritual refinement.
Bhairava
Transcendental - consciousness
Big bang
The moment where Ether* and Mind* "first" intersect, creating time, space and consequence. See Energy*
BODHI SATTVA
The manifested, refined harmonic principle of life and emotion.
BUDDHA
The representation of Symbolic perfection.

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Calcination
To extract the water (emotional) content with heat.
Caduceus
The staff carried by Hermes (and later Mercury) as messenger of the Gods. The earliest version is found in Mesopotamia 2600 B.C.
Causal
The originating forces.
Centaur
From Greek Mythology. A creature with head arms and torso of a man plus lower body and legs of a horse. Representing the Cosmic force uncontrolled by the soul, teacher of heroes including Hercules.
Chakra's
Energy vortexes along the Kundalini*
Chaos (Ignorance)
The consequence of the emergence of time and space. See Energy* and Big bang*
Chi
From, Taoist philosophy. "Electro magnetic" Life Force. Also called the warm current.
Chiron
A Planetoid orbiting the zodiac in 50 years, pivoting between the orbits of Jupiter and Uranus.
Compassion
The combination of Understanding and Love.The pinnacle of human qualities. (Not to be mistaken by pity which only feels sorrow for suffering.)
Congelation
Solidify until fixed or bring together and freeze.
Consciousness
Fundamental awareness of Self.
Cosmos & Ego (Collins Dictionary)
Cosmos:
 The aggregate of all existing matter, energy and space as an ordered system (time).
Ego:      The conscious mind, based on perception of the environment from birth onward: responsible for modifying the antisocial instincts of the id and itself modified by the conscience (Super Ego).
Dakini
Padmasambhava's oral instructions to lady Tsogyal.Tibetan Buddhist Philosophy.

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Energy never dissipates.
From: Scientific American, Superconducting Super collider March 1986. "The law of conservation of momentum is strictly obeyed in all collisions between particles." Astronomers hold "The Universe began cataclysmically in the Big Bang, at the beginning of the big bang the full symmetry of nature's laws must have been manifest".
Ego
The point of self determination fusing the Physical and spiritual planes.
Egoic
The capacity of self determination and identification.
Esoteric
Intelligible to or intended for an initiated minority.
Ether (Privy Quintessence)
The primordial environment in which this reality manifest.
"Existence
 is the mother of all things." TAO TE CHING.
"Non existence
  is called the antecedent of heaven and earth." TAO TE CHING.
God.
The causal and creative impulse.
Guardian Angel.
The purest aspect of the incarnated soul generally obscured by the Ego and ignorance.
Hypnosis
An induced state of relaxation directing consciousness to a single or suggested plane.

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I CHING
The Book of changes, originating from Yih-King 2850 B.C. Earliest historical antiquity is with the Chinese Fu-hsi circa 3400 B.C.
It is the source of Confucian and Taoist philosophies. Identifying the continuous change of all existence.
Incarnation
The soul entering in to the physical form.
Karma
The doctrine of inevitable consequence .
Especially as in: Each action has an effect.
Kundalini
Divine creative Energy.
Known in Buddhist Hindu and Tantric philosophies as the sleeping serpent at the base of the spinal column and is an energy field flowing up and down from the base of the spine to the top of the head. When cleansed and invigorated it can give access to supernatural powers.
Kybalion
A compilation of Hermetic Doctrines passed on in the oral tradition, through Maxims and Axioms which form the basic principles of the Art of Hermetic Alchemy and the mastery of mental forces.

THE KYBALION. By three Initiates. The Yogi publication society. Masonic Temple. Chicago, ILL

Lucid Dreaming. Ref. CONTROL YOUR DREAMS
by Jayne Gackenbach & Jane Bosveld. Harper Perennial

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Magic
The practise of the divine knowledge of Natural energies
Mandala
Design symbolising the universe or cosmos.
Mantra
Sacred word, prayer or formula by which the nature of the Supreme is reflected on as identical with the self.
Mantric
From the Sanscrit (language of the Vedas in India) where the Mãtrkã (lettered sound) identifies each letter with a power used in mantras (prayers or sacred words).
Manu
The Law of Laws.
Manu is the Law of consequences reflected in all planes, spiritual, mental and physical.
Similar to the TAO
Tibeten book of the dead.
page 47 *
Action from the mind speech and body, produces good or evil results. &
The reasonable soul does not transmigrate into sub- human forms.
Matrix
From Sanscrit Mãtrkã . Substance of origin. Frame of reference.
The reasonable soul does not transmigrate into sub- human forms.
Mãtrkã
The letter and word power which is the basis of all knowledge, the vibratory movement of the Divine Mind that brings about manifestation of Logos and Cosmic Ideation.
http://www.hubcom.com/tantric/mantra.htm
Mãyã
Reality considered as an illusion , mind construct or Magical architecture
Metaphysical
Going beyond the physical reality in to the first principles.
Mind
The first and total principle of self awareness .
Minotaur
From Greek Mythology. Theseus conquers the Minotaur in the labyrinth with the protection from Aphrodite. Symbolising the struggle with the animal instincts and the unknown subconscious, victorious through love.
Moiré pattern
A wave like pattern created "in this sample" with the overlay of a radiating and net (square grid) pattern.
Mystic
A person who achieves direct (intuitive) knowledge of the divine mysteries. Four concepts to which the mystic adheres.
  • True knowledge comes through revelation or intuition (direct knowledge), rather than reason and analysis (inferential knowledge).
  • Total unity without opposition.
  • Denial of the reality of time as the outcome of the denial of division
  • All evil is mere appearance, and "illusionary". It is the division and oppositions of the analytical intellect Links.

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    Numerology
    The fundamental consequences of the numeric order.
    Occult
    Concealed for ordinary human understanding.The hidden "spiritual" reality of "a greater" existence.
    Oroya
    Entrance of water flow.The name of a Gold mine in Boulder Western Australia.

    Om Namah Shivaya.
    Om - The essence of Consciousness.
    Namah - Individualisation.
    Shivaya - The Light of Self knowledge.

    Om Mani Padme Hum.
    Om    - Fire   - Spirit.
    Mani  - Air    - Mind.
    Padme - Water - Soul.
    Hum  - Earth  - Body "Time & Space"

    Dona Nobis Pacem.
    Dona - Give.
    Nobis - Us
    Pacem - Peace (Harmony).

    Abraq ad habra

    Privy Quintessence
    The fifth alchemic element (Ether) and the primordial environment in which this reality manifest.

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    Reincarnation
    The assumption that the present life has its reflections in previous existences.
    Recommended reading "Past lifes future loves" by Dick Sutphen

    Responsibility
    Self determination and accountability. "Detriment, stagnation and progress are self induced for growth and refinement of the Soul."
    Sadhana
    Dedication.
    "For Avalokitesvara "
    To the Absolute Buddha, Dharma and Sangha I go.
    Until the great Enlightenment is attained.
    By accumulating merit from the practice of generosity and other virtues,
    I attain Buddhahood for the benefit of all sentient beings.
    Sannyãsin
    Indian Monk who has renounced everything and in total detachment perceives Shiva (The "God Head") everywhere.
    - Comment -
    I am not attached to anything but perceive Life in all.
    Soul
    The essential nature and actuating cause of self-determination or individualised aspect of spirit. ( You do not HAVE a Soul, you ARE a Soul. / To sell your Soul to the Devil means, to forfeit your integrity for financial gains.)
    Sakti
    The creative pulsation of Siva. The manifest. "Energy"
    Spirit
    The actuating cause and essential nature of the ALL.
    Siva
    The transcendent divine principle. Divine light."Idea"
    Siva and Sakti as Vajradhara and Prajnâ pâramita
    Symbol of the Absolute in its polarity aspect.
    Siva Sutras
    The Yoga of Supreme Identity by JAIDEVA SINGH
    Literature of the Trika system of Kashmir to counter the effects of dualism.

    PUBLISHED BY NARENDRA PRAKASH JAIN, FOR MOTILAL BANARSIDASS, BUNGALOW ROAD,LAWAHAR NAGGAR,DELHI-7

    Sri Yantra
    Geometric representation of the origin of the universe.
    Sütra = Thread
    A Sütra has the fewest possible words, is free from ambiguity, is meaningful and comprehensive and faultless, without useless words or pauses.
    Sublimation
    Refinement of primitive energies.

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    Tantra
    Hindu, Buddhism.Sacred books from 7 to 17 A.D. identifying the underlying principle of existence.
    Tantric
    Hindu, Buddhism. From the dialogue between Siva and Sakti.
    TAO
    The source of life and eternal truth. T = source. A = life. O = eternal truth.
    Tao Tê Ching.
    The Tao Tê Ching is the acknowledged masterpiece of the Taoist philosophy its origin is said to go back to Lao Tzu and contains the essence of Taoism
    TARO
    The name of a system for divining. T = now. A = life itself. R = the symbolic complexity. O = comprehension and unification.
    TAT TVAM ASI
    Hindu, Buddhism."That Thou Art ".
    That is by existence.
    Thou, qualified principle of universal form.
    Art the indivisible identity.
    It is the sacred sound representing Ganapati (Ganesa) who utters the first mantra
    AUM*
    Theosophy
    The secret learning of the mystical doctrines taught at the Academy of Science at Sora in Babylon. Theo The identity of Deity 'God', sophy wisdom.
    TM
    Transcendental Meditation, a Meditation which uses a personalised Mantra*
    Trance medium
    A person communicating from altered states of consciousness,
    subconscious energy levels or spiritual ancestry.
    Transmutation (Alchemy)
    Refinement or change from a lower grade to a higher grade substance or character (from unwanted to desirable).

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    Vajrapani (Sengé Dra-dog)
    The unfolder of the Tantras or the aspect of Padma sambava who teaches with the Lion's roar that subdues the heretics of hope and fear.
    Vedas
    The most ancient sacred writings of Hinduism.
    Visualisation
    A meditative exercise of visualising; spiritual entities, geometric symbols (Yantra's) or specific pictorial scenarios.
    Vis Vajra
    The gate or transition point to the deepest aspects of the subconscious.The double thunder Bolt, represents the dual aspects of lightening and thunder (dragons and demons) "Announcing time and space".
    Yantra The geometric counter part of a Mantra * representing and awakening the dynamic aspect of their spiritual essence.
    YIN and YANG Two complementary principles of Chinese philosophy
  • YIN is negative, dark and feminine
  • YANG is positive, bright and masculine.The opposing central spot in each symbol identifies the inter dependency.

    Yoga The discipline leading to communion of the individual soul with the Supreme. Yo attention to essence, ga fullness of life.
    ZEN The acquisition of insight through intuition "direct knowledge". Often using symbolic knowledge to self destruct like "The clap of one hand".

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    BOOKS
    The Yoga of Supreme Identity by; JAIDEVA SINGH
    Literature of the Trika system of Kashmir to counter the effects of dualism.
    PUBLISHED BY NARENDRA PRAKASH JAIN, FOR MOTILAL BANARSIDASS, BUNGALOW ROAD,LAWAHAR NAGGAR,DELHI-7
    Finding the Hidden Self (A Study of the Siva Sutras) by; Roger Worthington. PH.D.
    Himalayan Institute Press - Honesdale, Pennsylvania
    SECRET OF THE SIDDHAS by; Swami Muktananda
    SYDA Foundation,South Fallsburg, N.Y.
    KUNDALINI The secret of life. by; Swami Muktananda
    SYDA Foundation,South Fallsburg, N.Y.
    Ancient Secret of the "FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH" by; Peter Kelder
    HARBOR PRESS Inc P.O. Box 1656Gig.Harbor.WA 98335. U.S.
    German translation "Die fünf Tibeter".

    TIBETAN YOGA and secret doctrines .Edited by W.Y.Evans-Wentz
    OXFORD UIVERSITY PRESS

    THE TIBETAN BOOK OF THE DEAD . Compiled and edited by W.Y.Evans-Wentz
    OXFORD UIVERSITY PRESS

    THE KYBALION. By three Initiates.
    The Yogi publication society. Masonic Temple. Chicago, ILL

    YIN& YANG The Taoist Harmony of Opposites. by; J.C. Cooper
    The Aquarian Press. Wellingborough, Northamptonshire.

    VITALITY ENERGY SPIRIT ATaoist source book.
    Edited by; Thomas Cleary
    Shambhala Publications Inc. Random Century House. 20 Vauxhall Bridge Road London SW1V 2SA

    TAO TÊ CHING by Ch'u Ta - Kao
    Mandala Books UNWIN PAPERBACKS 40 Museum Str. London UK.

    THE GREAT TAO by Stephen T. Chang
    Tao Plublisching 4050 19th Avenue,170 San Francisco,
    California 94132 U.S.A.

    I CHING or the book of changes.The Richard Wilhelm translation
    ROUTLEDGE & KEGAN PAUL Plc.14 Leicester Square
    London WC2H 7PH

    THE POWER OF SILENCE Further Lessons of Don Juan
    by; Carlos Castaneda.
    POCKET BOOKS/WASHINGTON SQUARE PRESS

    A DICTIONARY OF SYMBOLS by; J.E. Cirlot Translated by Jack Sage
    ROUTLEDGE & KEGAN PAUL Plc.14 Leicester Square London WC2H 7PH

    ZEN FLESH,ZEN BONES by; Paul Reps
    Arkana Penguin books

    CUTTING THROUGH SPIRITUAL MATERIALISM by Chögyam Trungpa.
    Shambhala Publications, Inc. 1920 13 Street Boulder, Colorado 80302

    THE TAO OF PHYSICS by; Fritjof Capra
    Shambhala Publications,Inc. 1920 13 th street Boulder Colorado 80302

    THE GODS OF INDIA Hindu Polytheism. by; Alain Danielou
    Inner Traditions International Ltd.New York

    THE GOLDEN GAME Alchemical Engravings of the Seventeenth Century by; Stanislas Klossowski De Rola.
    Thames and Hudson Ltd London


    GNANI YOGA The yoga of Wisdom. by; Yogi Ramacharaka
    L.N.Fowler & Co.Ltd. 15 New Bridge Street London, EC4V 6BB

    PLANETS IN ASPECT by; Robert Pelletier
    Para Research.Inc. 85 Eastern Av.Massachusetts 01930

    ASTROLOGY FOR THE SOUL by: Jan Spiller.
    Bantam Books. 1540 Broadway, New York, 10036.

    THE SETH MATERIAL by; Jane Roberts
    BANTAM BOOKS Inc. 666Fifth Avenue New York10103

    THE SOUL AND ITS MECHANISM by; Alice A. Bailey
    Lucis Press Ltd. London

    A SUGGESTIVE INQUIRY INTO HERMETIC MYSTERY
    by; Mary Anne Atwood
    The Yogi publication society. Masonic Temple. Chicago, ILL

    THE DOORS OF PERCEPTION AND HEAVEN AND HELL
    by; Aldous Huxley
    Penguin Books Ltd. Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England

    THE PERENIAL PHILOSOPHY by; Aldous Huxley
    Harper Colophon Books. CN 191

    THE BOOK OF TOKENS Tarot Meditations by; Paul Foster Case
    Builders of the Adytum. 5105 North Figueroa St. Los Angeles California, 90042 U.S.A.

    QABBALAH The Philosophical Writings of AVICEBRO. by; Isaac Myer.
    SAMUEL WEISER.Inc.734 Broadway.N.Y. 10003

    THE TREE OF LIFE A Study in Magic. by; Israel Regardie
    Samuel Weiser, Inc. York Beach, Main 03910

    Lucid Dreaming. Ref. CONTROL YOUR DREAMS
    by; Jayne Gackenbach & Jane Bosveld. Harper Perennial

    BEYOND THE BODYThe Human Double and the Astral Planes
    by; Benjamin Waker
    ROUTLEDGE & KEGAN PAUL Plc.14 Leicester Square London WC2H 7PH

    THE POWER OF LIMITS Proportional Harmonies in nature, art & Architecture by; György Doczi
    Shambhala Publications, Inc 1920 13th Street Boulder, Colorado 80302

    YANTRAThe Tantric Symbol of Cosmic Unity by; Madhu Khanna
    Thames and Hudson Ltd. London

    CLASSIC MYTH AND LEGEND by; A.R.Hope.Moncrieff
    The Gresham Publishing Company 34 Southampton st. strand London

    THE LOST CONTINENT OF MU by Col. James Churchward (1931)

    "Every day in every way I am getting better, better and better".
    by; José Silva
    in ; THE SILVA MIND CONTROLE METHOD
    Harper Collins 77-85 Fulham Palace Road Hammersmith, London W6 8JB
    (Web site -
    José Silva )

    PAST LIFES FUTURE LOVES by; Dick Sutphen
    (Web site - Dick Sutphen )



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