Initiation into Numerology: A Practical Guide for Reading Your Own Numbers

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Weiser Books, Jan 15, 2001 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 160 pages
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Written for people who want to explore numbers, Johann Heyss brings together the symbology of number and the tarot so you can work with the energy in your name. Students of magic will find this a great introduction, for all magical practice is based on the meaning of number. Here he discusses the prime numbers 0-9 and explains the nuances in numbers 1-100, how they are broken down, and how you can easily read important phases in your life. He uses John Lennon's numerological chart as an example of how the following readings work: You have an esoteric number (how one behaves intimately), the inner or esoteric challenge (areas to develop), the exoteric number (your public persona), the outer or exoteric challenge (the decisive point in your professional life), a synthesis number (how outer and inner mix), a general challenge number, the path of destiny, choice, essence (what you dare not expose), balance (how you react to unusual circumstances), dharma (mission), karma, foundation, and how you connect to your emotions. He also has formulae to read the personality (your relationship with self and others), the subconscious, your second name; he provides numbers that indicate professional talent, for understanding your sexuality, your lucky number, the three challenges, the life cycles -- including two basic cycles and the four pinnacles or seasons in life -- and the major arcana number in the tarot deck that best relates to your name. By using this system, you can see how numbers will affect your life and studies. Knowing your numbers will be beneficial when exploring the esoteric path, whether you are an initiate of the Western Mystery Tradition, magic, Wicca, or the pagan way. The book is illustrated with the Crowley Thoth deck.
 

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Hi very interesting and good insight of numbers, some thing to take note of..

Contents

List of Figures and Tables
9
Yin yang and neutral positions
19
PART II
22
The spiral projection of numbers
23
Letter and number equivalents
24
The tetractys
30
The extremeties of essential numbers
48
Lennons Dharma Number
73
Determining Lennons Personal Year
86
Lennons 2nd Cycle Ends
88
Numbers and the Major Arcana in the Thoth Deck
93
Numbers and the Minor Arcana in the Thoth Deck
95
John Winston Lennons Life Path
99
The Meaning of Letters in the Life Graph
104
Numerological Conjunctions
106
Personal Years and Months
112

Lennons Karma Number
74
Numbers and Professions
80
Numbers and Sex
82

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About the author (2001)

Heyss is a musician and a student of the esoteric path.

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