Magorum medicina pro senibus: the Gift of the Magi from Marsilio Ficino’s De vita longa “The Magi, observers of the stars, came to Christ, guide of life, under the guidance of a star, bringing as a gift the precious treasure of life: gold, frankincense and myrrh. Those three gifts were to be dedicated to […]Read more "Marsilio Ficino and the Gift of the Magi"
Majoram flowers on Pulmonaria leaves, both Jupiter herbs, in the Hour of Jupiter ⚡️⚡️⚡️Read more "Per Giove ⚡️⚡️⚡️"
Sleep sound & Dream clear ⚡️ Chamomile relaxes, mallow softens and just a few lavender flowers refresh your senses. A good base for a fluid condenser as well ⚗️Read more "Sweet ⚡️ Dreams"
In my last post about Ficino’s Gift of the Magi, I suggested using gold tincture instead of gold leaf. This choice has more than one advantage. A tincture is easier to use, it is completely absorbed when you take the preparation internally, but above all it gives you the chance to add several precious layers […]Read more "How to make your Gold Tincture"
Aztec ritual knife, photographed at the British Museum on October, 30 – I’m the shadow on the right. The image links to the museum’s website page that describes the object and provides sharper – but less personal -images. The minute description of the materials is valuable, but the statement that this knife is too fragile […]Read more "Ritual knife"
Egypt, Early Dynastic Period, Third Millenium BCRead more "Ritual vessels"
Forget the nonsense of archaeology. Nobody ever believed that the corpses needed food. In any Tradition, funerary offerings are material supports for Rituals aimed to nourish the subtler bodies. You will find links to the sources of these images in this post in ArsMagnaProject Tumblr.Read more "Funerary offerings"
The Magic of Tantra does not lie in the materials, and not even in the process, but in the Spirit that govern the process: first we establish a direct and deep relation with each and every ingredient, then we transfigure them into sacred substances, so that the meal becomes Ritual. There cannot be differences between […]Read more "Union in Tantra"
Inspired by Scott Cunningham’s Wicca in the Kitchen, we offer a Left Hand Tantric way to turn every aspect of cooking and eating in magical means for spiritual evolution. From the quickest daily recipies to Sacred Offerings, from traditional cuisines to our personal contamination experiments: all about ingredients, procedures, history and mystic of Food and […]Read more "Welcome"