Tag : Kenneth Grant

Robert Anton Wilson, Kenneth & Steffi Grant

Oz Fritz reviews Servants of the Star and Snake: Essays in Honour of Kenneth and Steffi Grant from the perspective of an admirer of the great Robert Anton Wilson. It makes interesting reading…
Servants of the Star and Snake is a beautifully conceived and executed book with a high aesthetic on par with it’s content and subject matter.  Praise Thoth!  Every article is worth the price of admission though the entrance may not be for everyone.

Servants of the Star and the Snake

Compiled and edited by Henrik Bogdan, Servants of the Star & the Snake is a collection of eighteen essays by fourteen different writers on the work of Kenneth and Steffi Grant. It will be published in April 2018 in a first edition of 1,000 copies and is now available for advance ordering. In octavo format and expected to run to approximately 280… Read more »

Michael Bertiaux – Cagliostro: Autobiograffia Spiritista

With thanks to Roberto Migliussi… Michael Bertiaux is one of the most influential living personalities in western esotericism. Spending all his life in the pursuit of spiritual evolution, his work was first made public in the ’70s in Kenneth Grant’s Cults of the Shadow, which introduced the Chicagoan occultist and his blend of Haiti Voudoo and Gnostic mysticism. At that… Read more »

The Search for Meaning in Stein

   November 27, 2017    3 Comments on The Search for Meaning in Stein

Thanks to William Thirteen… Do What Thou Wilt – The Search for Meaning in Stein 24.Nov.2017 – 18.March.2018 Appenzeller Volkskunde Museum, Stein, CH In the archive of the Swiss Canton Library in Appenzell Ausserrhoden can be found the “Collectio Magica et Occulta”, a collection of 8,500 books and innumerable objects and documents. This massive collection is the former estate of… Read more »

Henrik Bogdan: Servants of the Star and the Snake

Exciting advance notice of a new work by Henrik Bogdan. The essay by Christian Giudice on Gerald Massey should be especially interesting… Servants of the Star & the Snake compiled and edited by Henrik Bogdan Servants of the Star & the Snake is a scintillant and substantial collection of writings in celebration of the work of Kenneth and Steffi Grant…. Read more »

Edward Gauntlett: Scales of the Serpent

Edward Gauntlett’s second title for Von Zos is without a doubt one of the most important esoteric publications of the last ten years. Scales of the Serpent draws its primary inspiration from Kenneth Grant’s Nightside of Eden and the exploration of those realms analogous to what Michael Bertiaux refers to as Universe B. The book comprises the sigils of the… Read more »

The Influence of H P Lovecraft on Occultism

Lovecraft’s horror stories have become not just a literary cult like many others, but a tangible cult of the occult. The Cthulhu Mythos of the Old Gods with Unspeakable names are evoked and worshipped, and respected practitioners of the esoteric use the symbolism and mythos as the basis of a magical system. This essay examines some of the individuals, orders… Read more »