Examples Op Kabbalistic Necromancy

The system taught in the Kabbalah is the basis for the various kinds of magic mentioned in chapter II among these is necromancy or the evocation of spirits. This is an advanced method and, needless to say, it cannot be practised with success until the evocator has thoroughly mastered the whole theory with its sexual interpretation (of which we have only hinted) and has also undergone a long preliminary training. A few quotations from a book of instructions on necromancy are here given by way of...

The Practice Of Occultism

A few words on the general practice of magic or occultism (9) may explain some of the more involved points in the theory. The preparatory training includes, besides a theoretical knowledge, certain breathing exercises and a strict dietary observance. The purpose of the former is to control by will the whole organism in all its planes. Only after this preliminary training (we are told), does the occultist become aware of the latent forces in nature and in man, and of the real meaning behind the...

Appendix To Chapter Iv

Medical students will find a more explicit interpretation of the diagrams considered in the earlier part of the chapter, especially Plates XI, XVI, XVII, XVIII, in medical works which describe the sexual act. The publications of the Jew, Dr. Magnus Hirschfeld, founder of the notorious sexual institute in Berlin and later in Paris and London, give a full description. By way of indication, we quote below from one of these, a pamphlet entitled La Vie Nouvelle (Laboratories Du-praz, 6, rue des...