Aleister Crowley Liber Cheth

Crowley taught a key element of his Magick using allusions to what he called Babalon and the Beast. He described Babalon as a beautiful naked young girl who is riding upon a beast who is often (but not always) described as a bull or bull-like. The pair of Babalon and the Beast is ascribed to the Tarot path of Strength, Atu XI, which Crowley renamed Lust. There are some arguments about Atu XI (for example, many popular Tarot cards use this position for justice and place

Strength in Atu VIII) but Crowley, right or wrong, is at least consistent. He places Babalon and the Beast in Atu XI because they appear together in the 16th Aethyr, LEA, which lies along Atu XI somewhere between Geburah and Chesed on the Tree of Life.

In Enochian, the word BABALON means "wicked" or "evil" and the word BABALOND means "harlot."Enochian Gematria equates BABALON with TOANTA through the number 110. The word TOANTA means "lust." Crowley thus considered the symbolism ideal for an earthy sexual description of the Aethyr and indeed there is a strong feminine_current in LEA as well as a masculine current. You are advised to study the formula of MZKZB before attempting to enter LEA.

When you enter LEA, you will find yourself in a turmoil 226

of change. The entire Aethyr is filled with the anticipation of death on the one hand and new life on the other. The guide is the King of the old Aeon. An Aeon is a time period of approximately 2000 years, but the important thing here is that a

Fundamentals of Magick

Fundamentals of Magick

Magick is the art and practice of moving natural energies to effect needed or wanted change. Magick is natural, there is absolutely nothing supernatural about it. What is taught here are various techniques of magick for beginners. Magick is natural and simple and the techniques to develop abilities should be simple and natural as well. What is taught on this site is not only the basics of magick, but the basics of many things.

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