Star of the Week: The Star Alrisha

The Star Alrisha “Thou, the divine child of the heavenly Fish Keep pure thy heart among the mortals Once thou hast been washed in the fountain of divine waters. Refresh thy soul, friend, With the ever flowin...

Tsuru’s Gratitude – The Crane’s Gratitude

The Crane's Gratitude - Tsuru’s gratitude A Japanese Classic Tale Once upon a time, an old and poor woodcutter finds a small and fragile crane caught in a trap. It was winter, and feeling sorry for the p...

Justice Served

Traditional Tales - Justice Served “I should like to be able to love my country and still love justice.” ~ Albert Camus quotes According to an old legend from the middle Ages, there once lived a very just an...
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The Mystical Christ and the Mystery of the Two Geneses

The Mystical Christ and the Mystery of the Two Geneses (births) Nothing in all creation is so like God as stillness. — Meister Eckhart It is well known, not only through the old cannons of spiritual tradition...

The Spiritual Meaning of Lent

The Spiritual Meaning of Lent “O Holy Spirit, descend plentifully into my heart. Enlighten the dark corners of this neglected dwelling and scatter there Thy cheerful beams.” ~Saint Augustine We commonly unde...

The Occult Functions of Parathyroid Glands

The Occult Functions of Parathyroid Glands "A spirituality that preaches resignation under official brutalities . . . and total submission to organized injustice is one that has lost interest in holiness and r...

Guidelines When Performing Lunar Rituals, Part 2

Guidelines for Lunar Rituals 2 Note:  This article is reserved for University Members. “We lack rituals in this modern world.” ~Elizabeth McGovern  Continuing on the topic of lunar rituals, some prece...

Guidelines When Performing Lunar Rituals, Part 1

Guidelines for Lunar Rituals 1 The moon, like the sun, is considered astrologically to be one of the earth’s luminaries, and illuminates our planet with the indirect light reflected from the sun. However, the ...

Traditional Tales – The Wings of Humans

Traditional Tales – The Wings of Humans “We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can only fly by embracing one another.” ~Luciano De Crescenzo Tradition says that one day a powerful archangel...

The Art of Being Centered

Traditional Tales: The Art of Being Centered “If instead of a gem, or even a flower, we should cast the gift of a loving thought into the heart of a friend, which would be giving as the angels give.” ~Georg...