Voudon Gnostic Workbook This Workbook is dedicated to the Hoodoo and Les Vudu, In the Gnostic church, which is based upon esoteric prayer and. Voudon Gnostic Workbook has 88 ratings and 2 reviews. A long-awaited new edition of the seminal text on the spiritual system that is a convergence of Gno. 2 Nov Michael Bertiaux, artist, and the author of the acclaimed Voudon Gnostic Workbook and the recent Ontological Graffiti, is our guest in podcast.
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Voudon Gnostic Workbook
No need to be published. His father was a captain in the merchant navy and his mother was a prominent Theosophist.
Expanded Edition by Michael Bertiaux. Ontological Graffiti by Michael Bertiaux.
Looking for beautiful books? Bertiaux’s impressively fevered imagination. Open Preview See a Problem? Lists with This Book. The guy was obviously nuts.
I remember smiling every time I came across a line judging a culture This subreddit seeks to create an environment for the respectful debate and discussion of occult philosophy and metaphysics. While it most certainly bears little resemblance to anything I’ve learned from Haitians or Haitian-Americans, it is effective as a thing in itself. If there is a problem, please report the post or comment to the mods.
InBertiaux traveled to Haiti, where he was initiated into the system of Haitian Voodoo. Log in or sign up in seconds. I can see how it would be offensive if someone developed a system and claimed it was an representation of a cultural lineage.
It’s like a Buddhist monk preaching on a street corner about his trinity of Gods; it’s just dissonant. Review quote “This book is a must-have for any serious occult student’s library. A long-awaited new edition of the seminal text on the spiritual system that is a convergence of Gnosticism and Haitian voodoo, The Voudon Gnostic Workbook is a singular sacred work that is comprehensive in scope — from “how to be a lucky Hoodoo” to how magick and voodoo intersect energetically, to esoteric time travel.
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In the meanwhile, tribal sorcerers all around the world keep their traditions as they had always kept it: I did the first section and it ended up resulting in what I’d consider my first actual “astral” experience. Do you have any opinions on David Beth?
Complete with charts and graphs and instructive interdim A long-awaited new edition of the seminal text on the spiritual system that is a convergence of Gnosticism and Haitian voodoo, The Voudon Gnostic Workbook is a singular sacred work that is comprehensive in scope from “how to be a lucky Hoodoo” voucon how magick and voodoo intersect energetically, to esoteric voueon travel.
Exploring the realms of the occult and esoteric with authors and experts in the field. L-F J-M is repeatedly quoted as the source for Bertaiux’s work.
The Little Book of Mindfulness Dr. Lovecraft and the teachings of Aiwass. There is absolutely no trace of either L. Who knows if his Hatian initiation is genuine. Gifts Of Imperfection, The: Book ratings by Goodreads. For a good academic perspective, check out the late Dr Karen Brown. To ask other readers questions about Voudon Gnostic Workbookplease sign up.
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Combined with what he gleaned from HurstonDerenSeabrook and other Anglophone writers, he was able to create a “Vodou heritage” which would have looked reasonably plausible to readers in the late s, when information on the topic was very scarce indeed -especially for monolingual English speakers. Their efforts to “protect the faith” look suspiciously like efforts by one group of outsiders to gain the moral high ground on another.
Bertiaux was born in Seattle, Washington, on January 18, Has anyone worked through the Voudon Gnostic Workbook? Just go to http: Their goals were certainly laudable, even if their scholarship was at times questionable Atom rated it liked it Jun 07, Feb 11, Steven rated it it was amazing.
Michael rated it did not like it Jul 27, Both of these organizations cooperate with the gnostic church Ecclesia Gnostica Spiritualis.
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Not to mention the fact that despite his claims, Bertiaux and his system don’t even really have Haitian voduon and all his “lineage” was contrived there is no real documentation of it outside of Bertiaux and his collaboratorsand even then the only real resemblance it bears to anything Haitian is its offensive stereotyping of the culture as animalistic and hypersexual.
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