Book: Liber A Vel Armorum by Aleister Crowley. An instruction for the preparation of the Elemental Instruments. See also: Equinox I iv, p. Liber A vel Armorum sub figura CDXII – Os Libri de Thelema – Os Libri de Aleister Crowley – A Biblioteca Hermética – Hermetic Library. Book: Liber A Vel Armorum by Aleister Crowley An instruction for the preparation of the Elemental Instruments. See also: Equinox I iv, p.
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Liber A vel Armorum | Open Source Order of the Golden Dawn
You will receive a new password via e-mail. The verse quoted above gives us a clue as to the nature of the several types of symbols. Let the Practicus engrave the same upon his cup with his own hand and instrument. In what do we preserve things? Take pure wax, or a plate of gold, silver-gilt or Electrum Luber.
Liber A vel Armorum by Aleister Crowley
An instruction for the preparation of the Elemental Instruments. This will further involve the aspirant with their process, I believe with good effect. Thus the symbol is in essence armorumm private symbol.
Let his Practicus approve thereof. As for the others I will leave them to your own exploration. All of the words that add up to that number are, in gematria, seen as having a deep intrinsic relationship even though they may appear to be contradictory. Copyright c darkbooks.
Tin is the Jovan great spiritedness, magnanimity and kindliness. The Lamp Let the Dominus Liminis take pure lber, tin, and quicksilver, with platinum, and, if need be, glass. Each word retains its own identity in the number but also achieves its fulfillment by being seen equally clearly for what it is not by virtue of the contrast with those other words of the same numerical value but of conflicting meaning.
The diameter shall be eight inches, and the thickness half an inch. We are asked to construct a lamp that burns without wick or oil, being fed by the Aethyr.
Word as Logos points to the ability of a word to let the abstract lie before us so that we may take it to heart. Let him by his understanding and ingenium devise a Number to represent the Universe. Libre gained much zrmorum during his lifetime, and was famously dubbed “The Wickedest Man In the World. In doing so the mage is preserving the contrasts between the many things and bringing them into a complex unity of which the number is a symbol.
Book: Liber 412 A Vel Armorum by Aleister Crowley
What number, then, armodum that which you preserve? Words in this same way say one thing and not an other, separating it out from the Whole of Existence. How else would she have any right to cause change in it save from the standpoint of right stewardship? To deem something is to value it and so to redeem something is to re-value it. Leave a Reply Cancel reply You must be logged in to post a comment.
Let the Zelator take a piece of pure steel, and beat it, grind it, sharpen it, and polish it, according to the art of the sword smith. Pan in greek means all. Kiber weaker to my mind is the attribution of glass to Aquarius, and thus to clear, fixed mind. Surly a cup is a symbol of a container or vessel. Libeer him further take a piece of oak wood, and carve a hilt. A tool once made is our elemental tool only as long as we wish it to be.
Lead q the discipline of Saturn.
He is perhaps best known today for his occult writings, especially The Book of the Law, the central sacred text of Thelema. First a quote from vel Magi. Let his Philosophus approve thereof. It is up to the mage to unite the contradictions into the unity of that number.
As the symbol to be attached to the wand is a deed, we are being asked what it is that we would create? Besides his interest in the occult, he was sexually promiscuous with both genders liner a time when homosexuality was still illegal in Britainfrequented prostitutes, was vocally defiant against Christianity and Victorian and post-Victorian prudishness aemorum sexual subjects, and was a drug addict.
It may also be important that the symbol be easily drawn, as it may need to be so quickly and efficiently, but this is a matter of taste and style.
Book: Liber 412 A Vel Armorum by Aleister Crowley
This is obviously a matter of changing the nature of the relationship one has with the thing in question as the thing re-valued has not changed in the least.
Quicksilver is the Mercurial subtle and sensitive mind, uniting the heights and the depths, as Hermes does. Let the Dominus Liminis take pure lead, armoruum, and quicksilver, with platinum, and, if need be, glass. Equinox I iv, p. However, the aspirant also deserves what guidance is available in the process.
Aiwass dictated the Book lkber the Law, which Crowley wrote down and published, becoming the central Thelemic text. Let the Philosophus perform the same in such a way that the Baculum may be a partaker therein.
This is clearly a re-valuing of the whole universe, especially any part that had not been valued before.