Modern Magick: Twelve Lessons in the High Magickal Arts

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Llewellyn Worldwide, Nov 8, 2010 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 528 pages
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For over two decades, Donald Michael Kraig's Modern Magick has been the world's most popular step-by-step guide to working real magick. Tens of thousands of individuals and groups have used this course as their primary instruction manual. Now, greatly revised and expanded, this set of lessons is more complete and relevant to your life than ever.

Written with respect for the student, Modern Magick will safely guide you—even if you know little or nothing—through a progressive series of practical exercises and rituals, complemented by the knowledge, history, insights, and theory you need to become a successful ceremonial magician. Firmly rooted in the Western magickal tradition yet designed to be fully compatible with your contemporary practice, this book will help you attain full mastery of all core topics in magick:

  • The inner mysteries of the Kabalah
  • The most powerful rituals of magick
  • How to create and perform your own rituals
  • True meditation
  • Magickal ethics
  • Astral projection
  • Tools of magick
  • Evocation of spirits
  • Pathworking
  • Tantra and sex magick
  • The importance of the Tarot
  • Talismans and amulets
  • Secrets of visualization
  • Alchemy
  • Psychic self-defense
  • Healing rituals

Filled with personal stories and helpful illustrations, along with updated and brand-new material, this new edition of Modern Magick features a completely new lesson that reveals the concepts, techniques, and rituals of Neuro-Linguistic Programming, Chaos Magick, and Postmodern Magick. Ideal for beginning, intermediate, or advanced students, and perfect as a manual for magickal temples, this is essential reading for every true magician.

"Modern Magick is a modern-day classic. It has become the standard textbook of practical magickal knowledge for magicians all over the world. We highly recommend it to beginner and adept alike."—Chic Cicero and Sandra Tabatha Cicero, authors of Experiencing the Kabbalah and Self-Initiation into the Golden Dawn Tradition

 

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User Review  - PeterKahle - LibraryThing

I read this a LONG time ago (16 or 18 years), and it was really the first occult/new age book I picked up. I remember enjoying it, but I also remember it being a bit more structure than I was ... Read full review

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User Review  - lonorising - LibraryThing

Good entry-level sorcerer's handbook. Cuts through the B.S. & gets down to the brass tacks. Handful of step-by-step lessons lay occult practices bare. Author can be a bit pretentious, but wealth of ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
1
LESSON
7
APPENDIX FIVE 471
37
Preparations for the LBRP including the Ritual Cleansing Bath Physical Setup for the LBRP
39
LESSON THREE
87
LESSON FOUR
127
SECTION
156
LESSON FIVE
163
THE INNER ORDER
179
LESSON SIX
201
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Donald Michael Kraig graduated from UCLA with a degree in philosophy. He also studied public speaking and music (traditional and experimental) on the university level. After a decade of personal study and practice, he began ten years of teaching courses in the Southern California area on such topics as Kabalah, Tarot, Magic, Tantra, and Psychic Development. He was a member of many spiritual and magical groups and was an initiated Tantric.

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