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Synchronicity #129 – John Dee + The Empire of Angels with Jason Louv

Magick man Jason Louv joins me on Synchronicity to discuss the brilliant John Dee and his Empire of Angels 😇😇😇
 
Jason’s new book, “John Dee and the Empire of Angels: Enochian Magick and the Occult Roots of the Modern World” is out April 17, 2018.
 
Pre-order —-> https://goo.gl/Q3gTNn

John Dee and the Empire of Angels: Enochian Magick and the Occult Roots of the Modern World

 

Balance by S.N. Goenka

By learning to remain balanced in the face of everything experienced inside, one develops detachment towards all that one encounters in external situations as well. However, this detachment is not escapism or indifference to the problems of the world.…

Advice on Spiritual Practice

by His Holiness the 16th Karmapa, Rangjung Rigpe Dorje The practice of Dharma involves certain possibilities. How these potentials evolve into actual situations for the practitioner, and how much is possible within these situations depends on the capacity of individual…

The Life of Swami Vivekananda

Swami Vivekananda (12 January 1863 — 4 July 1902), born Narendranath Dutta was the chief disciple of the 19th century mystic Ramakrishna Paramahansa and the founder of the Ramakrishna Math and the Ramakrishna Mission. He is considered a key…

Self-Help and Self-Surrender

A father was once passing through a field with his two little sons. He was carrying one of them in his arms while the other was walking along with him holding his hand. They saw a kite flying and the…

Swami Vivekananda on the Vedanta Philosophy

The Vedantist says that a man is neither born nor dies nor goes to heaven, and that reincarnation is really a myth with regard to the soul. The example is given of a book being turned over. It is…

In The Forest of The World

The following is a parable as told by Sri Ramakrishna. Once, a man was going through a forest, when three robbers fell upon him and robbed him of all his possessions. One of the robbers said, “What’s the use…

Gandhi on Tolerance

I do not like the word tolerance, but could not think of a better one. Tolerance may imply a gratuitous assumption of the inferiority of other faiths to one’s own, whereas ahimsa teaches us to entertain the same respect…

Attachment to Work

Attachment to work is to be found in every country. That worldly activity is the first chapter of life. So long as the Rajas quality predominates, attachment to work increases. One cares more for one’s own good, -riches, honor,…

Zen and Leonard Cohen

LEONARD COHEN – My Zen Whisperer by John “Krishna” Bush I met Leonard again, looking like this, at two different week-long Zen sesshins with Sasaki Roshi in the early 80’s. Ram Dass and I traveled to one the year…