A more recent form of magickal craft has entered the scene and is becoming ever more prevalent. This craft is known by a variety of names but is most commonly known as cyber/techno-magick/mancy.
Since the craft is relatively new there is no set system, but is free and evolving at a rapid rate. In this video, some aspects and uses of cyber magick will be discussed in terms of how the magickal community has been using it.
This is an exciting concept for the generally younger generations who have grown up with technology at hand, especially those who have been tricked into believing that spirituality and technology cannot be reconciled.
A more recent form of magickal craft has entered the scene and is becoming ever more prevalent. This craft is known by a variety of names but is most commonly known as cyber/techno-magick/mancy. For this article, it will simply be referred to as techno-magick. Different claims as to the origin of this craft have been made, the most common being witchcraft and chaos magick, however, techno-magick is practised by practitioners of many different schools and therefore is not limited to any particular school of magick. Techno magick, as the name suggests is the use of technology in a magickal craft. Since the craft is relatively new there is no set system, but is free and evolving at a rapid rate. In this article, some aspects and uses of cyber magick will be discussed in terms of how the magickal community has been using it. This must not be confused with the “Information Model of Cyber Magick” as described by various practitioners including Frater U.D. in ‘High Magick’, where the universal force of magickal energy is described as data or information which can be programmed. Instead, this article discusses the use and application of technology. (more…)
Rune casting is a popular method of divination passed down from Norse antiquity. Using the rune letters or Futhark of northern European traditions, a runester or rune caster uses this divination method in a variety of ways.
Rune casting is a very open system and personal adaptations are welcomed, which are not alway considered correct in other divinatory systems. It is nondogmatic.
In this video, a brief look is given at the rune casting system, mythology and methods of divining.
The history of divinatory Tarot is vague, debated, and largely based on belief rather than historical evidence. Some claim its origin may lie in medieval card games while others claim that is far older and hidden within the divinatory rites of ancient Egyptian and Kabbalistic mystic schools. This popular form of cartomancy is common and well known to most mystics or spiritual persons. Over the years, it has developed into what we know it to be today, continually adapting and changing its structure and methods of divination. This article takes a look at the development of tarot cartomancy throughout history, including its alterations and use in divination. (more…)
Dowsing for water is one of the oldest forms of divination. This practice is universal as it can be found in a large variety of cultures the world over.
Dowsing by means of pendulum or rod has not vanished with the coming of the Age of Enlightenment and science. In fact, it has only grown in practice and is still used to this day in various military, industry and scientific fields.
The force behind dowsing is widely debated, in terms of its validity and how it works. This video explains what dowsing is used for, how it works and who uses it.
A personal ritual is a ritual designed by the user itself, where their innate creativity and sincerity is expressed through ways unique to them. Part one discussed what a personal ritual entails and what factors are commonly used in ritual practice. It also explained the linguistic and visual aids that can be used in designing a personal ritual. In part two the value of physical objects, movement, energy manipulation and correct states of mind was discussed. This article will focus on physical objects in particular. These objects, unlike those discussed in part two, do not alter the user’s state of mind but instead carries within them innate energies and psychological reinforcement for the user. These objects come in great variety and can be found in all shapes and sizes. Many of the objects can be seen in conventional religion, occult, esoteric and pagan ritualism.
Divination by means pendulum and rod dowsing is an age-old practice that is still being utilized today by some unexpected institutions. From finding water, gold, and traps to obtaining answers from within and from the cosmos, pendulums have a wide variety of uses and like many psychic or extra-sensory phenomenon is ever growing in our recent age. In this article, I will provide information on the common applications of dowsing, reliable sources and a quick touch on how you can start using a pendulum. I do, however, encourage anyone who wishes to develop this skill to refer to more in-depth resources detailing the correct ways of practicing these powerful methods of dowsing.