Isis Magic: Cultivating a Relationship with the Goddess of 10,000 Names

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Llewellyn Publications, 2001 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 624 pages
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Take an experiential journey into the magical religion of one of the most well-loved goddesses of all time. Divine Mother, Mistress of Magic, Goddess of the Green Earth, Queen of the Mysteries, Goddess of Women and Sacred Sexuality, Lady of Hermetic Wisdom . . . Isis Magic begins with a fascinating history of this many-aspected Lady of the Ten Thousand Names. Then apply this information to a four-part initiatory journey through the "House of Isis" as you become Her Votary, Her Handmaiden or Servant, her Magician, and Her Prophetess or Prophet.  Through a series of exercises, meditations, and fully scripted rituals, you will be touched by the Heart of Isis and cultivate your relationship with this powerful, magical, and living Goddess.

On a spiritual level, this process fosters spiritual growth and personal transformation. On a practical level, you will increase your magical and Priest/esscraft skills as you learn Isiac ways of healing, celebrating the seasons, honoring life passages, practicing divination, and more.

Enter this four-part initiatory journey, and . . .

• Learn how to "Open the Ways" to Isis
• Powerfully connect with Her through special invocations, meditations, and prayers
• Celebrate the seasonal rites in honor of the Isis of Nature
• Express and heal deep sorrows through ritual
• Learn what modern Priestesses and Priests have to say about their relationship with
Isis.

Isis Magic is complete, well researched, and deeply experiential. It is the perfect resource for the individual seeker, to inspire your circle or coven, or as a program of personal development for those called by Isis to be her Priestesses and Priests.

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Review: Isis Magic: Cultivating a Relationship with the Goddess of 10,000 Names

User Review  - MJ Van Steenberg - Goodreads

Hands down the best book out there for working with Isis, whether it's in a group or solitary. Most of the exercises still need adaptation for working with a group, and I had to tweak things a little ... Read full review

Review: Isis Magic: Cultivating a Relationship with the Goddess of 10,000 Names

User Review  - Latertuesday - Goodreads

An incredibly thick tome: great for information, but a bit overwhelming in scope. Definitely one of the best books for Kemetics, and Isian worshippers. Read full review

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About the author (2001)

M. Isidora Forrest has been a devotee of the Goddess Isis for more than fifteen years. She is an initiated Prophetess of the House of Isis, and in 1997 she was formally ordained by Arch-Hierophant Olivia Robertson as a Priestess of the international Fellowship of Isis. Forrest has also earned the title of Adept for her more than twenty years of study in a one-hundred-year-old Hermetic magical tradition. Ten years ago, Forrest and her husband founded the Hermetic Fellowship, a legally recognized, not-for-profit religious organization. Today, the Fellowship offers a mix of ritual for worship, celebration, and spiritual growth, as well as workshops and classes devoted to education in the Western esoteric tradition. Forrest is the author of "Divination in the Greco-Egyptian Magical Papyri," in The Golden Dawn Journal, Book I; "The Equilibration of Jehovah"in The Golden Dawn Journal, Book II; "The Hermetic Isis"in The Golden Dawn Journal, Book III; and "Pagans and Neo-Pagans"in Magical Pantheons, all of which were edited by Chic and Tabatha Cicero and published by Llewellyn.

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