Occultism for Beginners

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Halcyon Book Concern, 1917 - Occultism - 77 pages
 

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Page 40 - ... in the ventricles of the brain, and the central canal of the spinal cord ; and in the convoluted tubules of the kidney.
Page 32 - The right side of the brain governs the left side of the body; the left side of the brain the right side of the body.
Page 47 - Fire. / This is the psycho-physiological illustration of two organs on the physical plane, which are, respectively, the concrete symbols of the metaphysical concepts called Manas and Buddhi. The latter, in order to become conscious on this plane, needs the more differentiated fire of Manas ; but once the sixth sense has awakened the seventh, the light which radiates from this seventh sense illumines the fields of infinitude. For a brief space of time man becomes omniscient ; the Past and the Future,...
Page 46 - Aura takes on a stronger vibratory or swinging action. The arc of the pulsation of the Pituitary Body mounts upward, more and more, until, just as when the electric current strikes some solid object, the current finally strikes the Pineal Gland, and the dormant organ is awakened and set all glowing with the pure AkAsic Fire.
Page 47 - Akasic Fire. This is the psycho-physiological illustration of two organs on the physical plane, which are the concrete symbols of and represent respectively, the metaphysical concepts called Manas and Buddhi. The latter, in order to be...
Page 45 - ... three to four lines long, of a deep reddish grey, connected with the posterior part of the third ventricle of the brain. It is attached at its base by two thin medullary cords, which diverge forward to the Optic Thalami. Remember that the latter are found by the best physiologists to be the organs of reception and condensation of the most sensitive and sensorial incitations from the periphery of the body (according to Occultism, from the periphery of the Auric Egg, which is our point of communication...
Page 47 - If an adept, he should store the knowledge he thus gains in his physical memory, and nothing save the crime of indulging in black magic can obliterate the remembrance of it. If only a chela...
Page 74 - The Kingdom Within. Bone, muscle, and nerves are the crystallized aspect of spiritual forces and qualities in the aura, just as the crystallized cube of gold thrown down in a chemical solution is the materialized aspect of a perfected and very high spiritual quality of life on higher planes — existing not in form but as a QUALITY in Diety Itself.
Page 13 - These spaces in the cell correspond to the ventricles of the brain and the central canal of the spinal cord through which the etheric, astral man, receives and transmits impulses.
Page 75 - Even if the head be severed from the body, the heart will continue to beat for thirty minutes. It will beat for some hours if wrapped in cotton wool and put in a warm place. The spot in the heart which is the last of all to die is the seat of life, the centre of all, BrahmS, the first spot that lives in the foetus and the last that dies.

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