Kabbalah of the Golden Dawn by Pat Zalewski

By Pat Zalewski

How the traditional and mystic knowledge of the Kabbalah affects at the Order of the Golden sunrise is the point of interest of this inter-disciplinary ebook. a real melding of ideology.

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To Him, the four and twenty Elders fall down before him, and cast their Crowns before the Throne, etc. " And these 72 names are written on the leaves of the Tree of Life, which were for the healing of the nations. These are also 14 Mathers is referring to the fact that each of the 72 angelic names fonned is related to a specific bib- lical verse which has the name YHVH in it, from Psalms. A Hebrew Bible is necessary for this process, but its verse numbers do differ from those given in rhe English Authorized Versions.

Ie: + 10 Table 0[231 Permutations The 231 Permutations The Early Books 47 other letter except the ones before it, giving a total of 19 permutations. Daleth is paired with every other letter except those before it, giving a total of 18 permutations, etc. " A major concept dealt with in Chapter 3 is that of balance, AlephAir, standing between Mem and Shin-Fire and Water. The text then goes on to say that the three Mothers are sealed with six rings-relating to the lower portion of the diagram. The text then says:40 The Three Mothers in the world are Aleph, Mem, and Shin: the heavens were produced from Fire41; the Earth from Water; and Air from the Spirit is as a reconciler between the Fire and the Water.

V" The following are the permutations:'? (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) IHV - Height IVH - Dept HIV - East HVI - West VIH - South VHI - North3S An observant student of either the Golden Dawn or the Kabbalah will notice that of all the Kabbalistic texts it is that of the Sepher Yetzirah which directly influenced parts of the rituals, diagrams, and teaching of the Golden Dawn. This is particularly true of all the concepts involving geographical direction, when combined with permutations of the Divine name YHVH.

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