Halo: what are the origins and meanings of the golden circle?

The halo, sometimes also called the nimbus , is a figurative attribute used in sacred art, present not only in the Christian religion but also in many others, including Buddhism, to indicate someone’s holiness. It consists of a halo of light that surrounds the head or body: more specifically, the halo is the light that surrounds the body,Continua a leggere “Halo: what are the origins and meanings of the golden circle?”

Jinn: the truth behind the “genie of the lamp” fairy tale

The jinn [pronounced ʤin:] – (written in Arabic: جِنّ), is a creature mentioned in the Koran, often translated as “genius”, and indicates, in the pre-Islamic and Muslim religions, a supernatural entity, intermediate between the world angelic and humanity, often having a malignant character; even if in some cases it can show itself in a completely benevolent and protectiveContinua a leggere “Jinn: the truth behind the “genie of the lamp” fairy tale”

Creatures of the water: Mermaids and Undines

In a previous article we have already dealt with the spirits of nature, the ” little people “, the elemental beings who live and work in their natural elements which are: earth, air, water and fire. And today, as you will have understood from the title, we are going to deal with the spirits of the waterContinua a leggere “Creatures of the water: Mermaids and Undines”

The order of the RosaCroce

The term Rosicrucian refers to a legendary secret order dating back to the fifteenth century, generally associated with the symbol of the rose and the cross.Various modern esoteric organizations, usually called Fraternities , or orders associated with the use of Masonry rituals, claim the legacy of the legendary Rose Cross Order.Founded, according to some legends, by ChristianContinua a leggere “The order of the RosaCroce”

Music, sounds, vibrations: the frequencies of life

Music has always made us vibrate the strings of the soul, unleashing indescribable emotions … Music can motivate, create enthusiasm, induce calm, bring joy and serenity, other times some sounds can instead induce negative emotions such as anxiety or anguish. Music is closely linked to the origins of man. It is not just an artistic activity,Continua a leggere “Music, sounds, vibrations: the frequencies of life”

Who is the Wizard? The reality behind the fantasy

According to the common and popular conception, a magician is a person with magical powers and supernatural abilities. The term itself is actually the transliteration of the Greek term magos(μάγος, plural μάγοι), that is, wise . It is a title specifically referred to the Magi: king-priests of Zoroastrianism, typical of the last period of the Persian empire. But thereContinua a leggere “Who is the Wizard? The reality behind the fantasy”

New Age: the movement of the new era

New Age is a general expression to indicate a vast movement that includes numerous alternative psychological, social and spiritual currents that arose at the end of the twentieth century in the western world. It began to be spread by the US mass media in the late sixties, to describe the forms of spiritual counterculture interestedContinua a leggere “New Age: the movement of the new era”

The breath of life: our greatest divine gift goes beyond science

The basic principle of Biodynamics is that within man, understood as body, mind and emotions in its entirety, there is a Life Force , called in Biodynamics ” Cranium Sacral, Breath of Life” , which manifests itself as a guide, engine and organizer of every living system. In the body the Breath of Life (Qi, Ki, Chi, Prana, Energy) isContinua a leggere “The breath of life: our greatest divine gift goes beyond science”

Enochian: the language to communicate with angels?

There are many mythical languages, from the language of witches to that of the Voynich Manuscript, but one in particular stands out: the Enochian, the so-called “language of angels”.  This language would come from the private writings of the mathematician, astronomer and personal occultist of the famous Queen of England Elizabeth I, John Dee andContinua a leggere “Enochian: the language to communicate with angels?”

Lemuria: il continente “perduto” delle meraviglie

Lemuria è un ipotetico continente scomparso, collocato nell’Oceano Indiano o in quello Pacifico. I racconti su Lemuria differiscono in base alle necessità di contestualizzazione degli autori; quasi tutti condividono, però, l’elemento cataclismatico che avrebbe fatto affondare l’antico continente, in analogia con l’Atlantide di Platone. Sebbene i lemuri viventi oggi si trovino solo in Madagascar eContinua a leggere “Lemuria: il continente “perduto” delle meraviglie”