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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… Read more »
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… Read more »
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…. Read more »
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.