Well dear Nick, it’s near five years now I’ve been missing you since your demise age 69 from cancer on 9th February 2011… Nicholas Clayton Bishop-Culpeper, Esq shed the mortal clay a half decade ago leaving behind his famous “Culpeper Mail Order Book Service” and a lasting legacy for me
Hello, Now I see the real reason behind erasing forever – “Forum Liber L. vel Bogus” : An exquisite exercise in equality. YES ! Everyone who participated in that 55 page adventure are now equal – equal in their oblivion in the Zod Zone!… Anyway, I was surprised
The Word has come, down from on High – the Blogs shall die! Because of the casual indolence of the many we tiny brave band of Blogs will perish… Oh my woebegone eyes shed a salty tear learning this dire news from a curt message : “Not enough interest to
Hello, If you are not a Japanese anime art fanatic I’ve got an item of Crowley ephemera to share from a decade ago. “YU – GI – OH !” Season 4 / Episode 2 ‘A NEW EVIL’ (August 2004) Introduces – ALISTER – a strange male biker whose brother is Mikey.
“There is nothing mysterious [Secret] or Oriental about anything” Mahatma Guru Sri Paramahansa Shivaji [Aleister Crowley] From Lecture 1 (1) (1938 e.v.) (N.B., EDITORIAL NOTE:- The below constitutes the entirety of the penultimate (or pen-penultimate) Chapter to the proposed revised second edition of Francis King’s The Secret Rituals of the O.T.O.. The original
Hello, I know a dozen limericks written by AC. Here are three of them. ——————- 1 A sausage-lipped songster of Steyning Was solemnly bent on attaining. But he broke all the rules About managing tools, And so he broke down in the training. —————— 2 A hog-eye abortion named Mudd
I feel I should report to the Membership the occurrence this year of a happy occasion – the 400th Anniversary of the first publication in 1614 of that herald of Rosicrucian enlightenment : “The Fama of the Fraternity of the Meritorious Order of the Rosy Cross Addressed to the Learned
“There is nothing mysterious [secret] or Oriental about anything” – Mahatma Guru Sri Paramahansa Shivaji [Aleister Crowley] From Lecture 1 (1) (1938 e.v.) (N.B., EDITORIAL NOTE:- The below constitutes the entirety of the ultimate (or penultimate) Chapter to the proposed revised second edition of Francis King’s The Secret Rituals of the O.T.O..
1901 – “Began mental muttering of ‘Aum Mani Padmi Hum’ while meditating on Buddha. This developed into Pratyaharic Dharana; loss of ego and a vision of mysterious power; loss of all objects mental and physical. I do not know how long this lasted. I woke meditating on Anahata. The voice
1929 – Date of AC’s marriage to Maria de Miramar given in The Confessions of Aleister Crowley.
1937 – Crowley’s obituary of J W N Sullivan published in the Daily Express on page 6 as ‘These Names Make News – Master of Maths.’
1937 – Crowley reports that he picked up J W N Sullivan’s ‘Gallio’ for 3d and felt very exhausted & anxious as though death was in the air. He was afraid it might be Pearl Brooksmith. The book concerned is ‘Gallio or the Tyranny of Science’ by J W N
1911 – Aleister Crowley wrote “The Birthday” for Leila Waddell. Crowley said of it, ”…the poem describes the history of our liaison.”
1907 – With Jones in London. He helps to convert Rose to the Way of the Tao.
1904 – Birth of Nuit Ma Ahathoor Hecate Sappho Jezebel Lilith Crowley at Boleskine.
1907 – Visits bull-fight. Boards Reichspostdampfschiff Scharnhorst for Southampton. Writes La Gitana 1909 – Rose Edith Kelly leaves AC, moving to Warwick Road, following complaint that he had beaten her. 1920 – Vows Holy Obedience to 31-666-31 (The Scarlet Woman – at this time – Leah Hirsig).
1907 – Crosses to Gibraltar. 1937 – Edward Noel FitzGerald invited AC to visit for a week and AC arrives at his home at Camber Sands on this date.
1896 – First guideless ascent of the Mönch (see A Descent Of The Moench).