Tree of Life:Judaica

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Columns from Liber 777:
  • CXLI—"The Twelve Tribes"
  • CXXII—"The Ten Plagues of Egypt"
  • CIX—"The Kings of Edom"
  • CIX (continued)—"The Dukes of Edom"
  • LVI—"The Four Rivers"
  • XCI—"The Saints or Adepts of the Hebrews"
  • CIII—"The Ten Divisions of the Body of God"
  • CIV—"The Ten Earths in Seven Palaces"

Within the western magical tradition, the Tree of Life is used as a kind of conceptual filing cabinet within the larger system of the Qabalah, the use of which was central to the mystical teachings of Aleister Crowley. Each sephera ("Emination") and path is assigned various ideas, such as astrological planets and signs, cards of the Tarot, and the classical elements. Many of these correspondances were gathered together in Crowley's book Liber 777, which is used for these listings.

The Twelve Tribes

  • 15 (Aries): גד Gad
  • 16 Vau (Taurus): אפראים Ephraim
  • 17 Zain (Gemini): מנשה Manesseh
  • 18 Cheth (Cancer): יששכר Issachar
  • 19 Teth (Leo): ידודה Judah
  • 20 Yod (Virgo): נפתלי Napthali
  • 22 Lamed (Libra): אשר Asshur
  • 24 Nun (Scorpio): דן Dan
  • 25 Samekh (Sagittarius): בנימן Benjamin
  • 26 Ayin (Capricorn): זבולן Zebulon
  • 28 Tzaddi (Aquarius): ראובן Reuben
  • 29 Qoph (Pisces): שמעון Simeon

The Ten Plagues of Egypt

The Kings and Dukes of Edom

  • 1 Kether: —
  • 2 Chokmah: —
  • 3 Binah: —
  • 4 Chesed: בצרה יובב Jobab of Bozrah / אהליבמה Aholibamah
  • 5 Geburah: השמ תימני Husham of Temani / אלה Elah
  • 6 Tiphareth: הדד עוית Hadad of Avith / פיכן Pinon
  • 7 Netzach: שנמלה משרקה Samlah of Masrekah / קנז Kenaz
  • 8 Hod: שאול רהבית Saul of Reheboth / תימן Teman
  • 9 Yesod: בעל הנן Baal-Hannan / מבצר Mibzar and מגדיאל Magdiel
  • 10 Malkuth: הדר פעו Hadar of Pau / עירם Eram

The Four Rivers

  • 11 Aleph (Air): הדקל Hiddekel
  • 23 Mem (Water): גהון Gihon
  • 31 Shin (Fire): פישון Pison
  • 32-bis (Earth): פרת Phrath

The Saints or Adepts of the Hebrews

The Ten Divisions of the Body of God

The Ten Earths in Seven Palaces

  • 1 Kether, 2 Chokmah, 3 Binah: ארץ Aretz (Dry Earth)
  • 4 Chesed: אדמה Adamah (Red earth)
  • 5 Geburah: גיא Gia (Undulating ground)
  • 6 Tiphareth: נשיה Neshiah (Pasture)
  • 7 Netzach: ציה Tziah (Sandy earth)
  • 8 Hod: ארקא Arqa (Earth)
  • 9 Yesod: תבל Tebhe (Wet earth)
  • 10 Malkuth: חלד Cheled (Wet earth)

Explication

The Four Rivers

And a river went out of Eden to water the garden; and from thence it was parted, and became into four heads. The name of the first is Pison: that is it which compasseth the whole land of Havilah, where there is gold; And the gold of that land is good: there is bdellium and the onyx stone. And the name of the second river is Gihon: the same is it that compasseth the whole land of Ethiopia. And the name of the third river is Hiddekel: that is it which goeth toward the east of Assyria. And the fourth river is Euphrates. (Genesis 2:10-14 KJV)
Correspondences in the Tree of Life from Liber 777 Tree of Life | 777 Tables | Qabalah

The Sephera: 1 Kether, 2 Chokmah
3 Binah, 4 Chesed, 5 Geburah
6 Tiphareth, 7 Netzach, 8 Hod
9 Yesod, 10 Malkuth

The Key Scale—the numerical organizational tool of the Tree.

Major Correspondences:

Astrology
Decans
Astrological Angels
Godforms
Tarot
Colors
Elements

The Four Worlds

The Four Worlds
Correspondences of Assiah
Correspondences of Yetzirah
Correspondences of Briah

Material Correspondences:

Animals
Plants
Precious Stones
Perfumes
Drugs
The Human Body
Metals

Magick & Mysticism:

Magical Weapons
Magical Formulae
Magical Powers
Parts of the Soul
The Four Quarters
Tetragrammaton

Alphabets
Eastern Mysticism
The Grades of the A.'.A.'.
Alchemy
Pentagram & Hexagram
Judaica
Genii of the Twelve Hours
Geomantic Intelligences
Lineal Figures & Geomancy
Figures related to Pure Number
Qliphoth & Infernals
The Perfected Man
Sepher Yetzirah
Transcendental Morality
Legendary Orders of Being

The Paths:

11 Aleph
12 Beth
13 Gimel
14 Daleth
15
16 Vau
17 Zain
18 Cheth
19 Teth
20 Yod
21 Kaph

22 Lamed
23 Mem
24 Nun
25 Samekh
26 Ayin
27
28 Tzaddi
29 Qoph
30 Resh
31 Shin
32 Tau
32-bis
31-bis

Document Source

  • This page was originally sourced from Thelemapedia. Retrieved May 2009.