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Ibn Khaldūn’s account constitutes one of the two classic discourses on occult sciences in medieval Islam, and his report is, typically, of a very high historical and sociological value. For example, one notes that it throws into relief what are the two fundamental features of Cited by: 1. An Outline of Occult Science By Rudolf Steiner Contents: Book Cover (Front) Scan / Edit Notes Prefaces Preface, Sixteenth to Twentieth Edition Preface, Seventh to Fifteenth Edition Preface, Fourth Edition Preface, First Edition 1 - The Character of Occult Science 2 - The Essential Nature of Mankind 3 - Sleep And Death. The Occult Sciences. Two of the books newly available as eBooks discuss some of the classic occult sciences – Secrets of Nature () offers eight essays on various aspects of the disciplines of alchemy and astrology in early modern Europe, from the work of Renaissance astrologer Girolamo Cardano to the astrological thinking of Johannes. Occultism, various theories and practices involving a belief in and knowledge or use of supernatural forces or beings. Such beliefs and practices—principally magical or divinatory—have occurred in all human societies throughout recorded history, with considerable variations both in their nature and in the attitude of societies toward them.
Ariosophy. Historian Nicholas Goodrick-Clarke's book, The Occult Roots of Nazism, discussed the possibility of links between the ideas of the Occult and those of Nazism. The book's main subject was the racist-occult movement of Ariosophy, a major strand of nationalist esotericism in Germany and Austria during the s and early s. He described his work as "an underground history. A History of occult sciences (The New Illustrated Library of Science and Invention series) Hardcover – January 1, by Rene Alleau (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ Author: Rene Alleau. p. 12 p. OCCULT SCIENCE IN INDIA. I. SPIRITISM. CHAPTER I. THE INITIATED AT THE ANCIENT TEMPLES. It is not to the religions writings of antiquity, such as the Vedas, the Zend-Avesta, or the Bible, that we are to look for an accurate expression of the highest thought of the period.. Written to be read, or rather chanted, in the temples, upon great festivals, and framed mainly with a view to. History books serve as an excellent way to expand your knowledge as well as hone your reading skills. If you are a history buff, you must read some of the best books written on historical events, myths and happenings of the past. Here, we have compiled a list of top 20 books on history and occult.
In any in-depth study of occult physics, one soon recognises a critical truth: Prior to recorded history many millennia ago there once existed an extremely advanced civilisation on the face of the earth. Global in scale, it was highly evolved in science and technology, and also spirituality. All Smithsonian museums and Smithsonian Libraries locations continue to be closed to support the effort to contain the spread of COVID We are not announcing a re-opening date at this time and will provide updates on a regular and as-needed basis. Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. An Encyclopaedia of Occultism: A Compendium of Information on the Occult Sciences, Occult Personalities, Psychic Science, Magic, Demonology, Spiritis. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller Arthur Edward Waite was a scholarly mystic who wrote extensively on occult and esoteric matters, and was the co-creator of the Rider-Waite Tarot deck. As his biographer, R.A. Gilbert described him, "Waite's name has survived because he was the first to attempt a systematic study of the history of western occultism←viewed as a spiritual tradition rather than as aspects of proto-science or as 4/5.