Mystic and Mysteries

Old secrets from the past. Misticism, gods, beliefs!

Ghost Busters: Projections

Another aspect of the shadow self is found in the phenomena known as “projection”. We see this often in co-dependent relationships, where there is (for example) an agreement that the woman projects all the “masculine” qualities on the man, and the man projects all the “feminine” qualities on the woman. Each person is giving up …

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Quotations about alchemy

The science of alchymy I like very well, and indeed, ’tis the philosophy of the ancients. I like it not only for the profits it brings in melting metals, in decocting, preparing, extracting and distilling herbs, roots; I like it also for the sake of the allegory and secret signification, which is exceedingly fine, touching …

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The Body Reveals the Spirit

“The body never lies”. Its tensions and movements, tone and color, posture and proportions, all express the person and the vitality within. The body speaks of one’s emotional history and deepest feelings, one’s personality and character. A drooping head, slumped shoulders, a caved-in chest, and a slow, burdened gait reflect feelings of weakness and defeat; …

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What is Alchemy?

The term “alchemy” has been used to describe chemical, medical, psychological, and spiritual practices from China, Egypt, Europe, and elsewhere which lead to transformation and a realization in which all opposites — masculine and feminine, heaven and earth, divine and human, the whole and the part, the visible and the invisible; body, heart, mind and …

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