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Opus 1 The Nigredo All Hell Breaks Loose: Facing Evil and Going Forward Deeds of Goodness

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Opus 1 The Nigredo All Hell Breaks Loose: Facing Evil and Going Forward Deeds of Goodness

The Nigredo or the Blackening is an Alchemical state, one of the first operations in the opus or Great Work. In alchemy, the Nigredo, or blackness, means putrefaction or decomposition. Many alchemists believed that as a first step in the pathway to the philosopher's stone all alchemical ingredients had to be cleansed and cooked to black matter.  The Body or Prima Materia; the First Material-the Thing to be Worked,  to be decomposed, that is, to shift one's awareness to the inner self. The planets are both stages of the process and energies in the body to be transmuted. In the above...

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Habitual Negative Thinking Creates Thought Forms = Addictions

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Habitual Negative Thinking Creates Thought Forms = Addictions

A great Picture of an Alchemical Egregore! the Thought Form that is built when we habitually think or do something. If we give it alot of energy, the Egregore becomes "Alive" and to continue living, discharges itself against the head in order for us to engage in the activity/thinking again. ILLUSTRATION PAWEL KUCZYNSKI Poke-the Man We all know our habitual negative thought forms; worry, dread, doubt, fear, anger, jealousy, self-hatred. It's the default place we go to, to try to handle the challenges and anxieties of  life. But these continued thoughts creates habitual thinking which in turn create adapting patterns...

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Rudolf Steiner’s How to Know Higher Worlds: Creativity vs. Destruction choosing a Positive approach to Life.

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Rudolf Steiner’s How to Know Higher Worlds: Creativity vs. Destruction choosing a Positive approach to Life.

In our town Santa Barbara, we have recently lost a beloved local healer & hero through a dark deep tragedy of death and destruction. He was a renowned healer and considered a national treasure in his own country. This has been a blow to our community and the wider world. The question we are all asking is “why?” Why do we destroy that which promotes health & life? We all make these choices everyday, will we promote creativity & life or death & destruction? It is was harsh Easter week and I have turned back to my spiritual practice and...

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