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Session 26: Dreams, Lucid Dreaming and Astral Projection

Posted by suffolk-witchcraft on October 28, 2014 at 5:10 AM Comments comments (0)

The main topic of the evening was dreams, lucid dreaming and astral projection (out of body experiences).

 

We all dream, every night, although we may not always remember them. Dreams occur in the Rapid Eye Movement (REM) state of consciousness that occurs in sleep. This is when the brain activity is high and resembles being awake. Apparently dreams can also occur in other stages of sleep but these dreams tend to be less vivid and so less likely to be remembered. Dreams,...

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Session 25: Reality, level of reality and body numinous

Posted by suffolk-witchcraft on October 13, 2014 at 1:40 PM Comments comments (0)

What is reality? The answer you give can depend on the kind of question is it? Is it a metaphysical question, a theological one, a phenomenological one or a mythological one? How can we know reality? That is an epistemological question. Is there a simple concise, pithy answer? Is there a comprehensive answer? These ways of asking the question give different kinds of answers. Metaphysics looks for truths about the nature of reality which are factual. Theology and mythology look more t...

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Session 24: Tools of the Craft

Posted by suffolk-witchcraft on October 5, 2014 at 5:45 AM Comments comments (0)

Initiatory Witchcraft like other paths within the Western Mystery Tradition makes use of magical tools. In this respect it is not unlike some other religious and spiritual traditions. The use of symbols and props for use in ritual is universal, even the most austere form of Protestantism has the cross. In more orthodox Christianity priest or bishop will have their robes, crosiers, and splendid hats etc. Rituals in tribal societies also make use of various tools and props including spears...

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