The Dictionary of the Esoteric: 3000 Entries on the Mystical and Occult Traditions

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Motilal Banarsidass Publ., 2004 - Mysticism - 344 pages
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With ovear 3000 cross-referenced entries this is an invaluable reference to the mystical and esoteric traditions. It gives succinct definitions in the fields of magic hermeticism, alchemy, spiritualism, parapsychology, eastern and western mysticism, mind and consciousness research divination, tarot, and a variety of less welll-known subjects. It also features biographies of leading figures in the field with details of their lives, philosophies and writings- from astrologer Evangeline Adams to the prophet Zarathustra.
 

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Dictionary of mysticism and the esoteric traditions

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First published in 1985 with the title Dictionary of Mysticism and the Occult , this book is a true dictionary, not an encyclopedia. It contains short, single-paragraph definitions or synopses of ... Read full review

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Section 1
63
Section 2
111
Section 3
131
Section 4
139
Section 5
160
Section 6
191
Section 7
225
Section 8
257
Section 9
261
Section 10
328
Section 11
339
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