The Rosicrucian Rules of Paracelsus

This is the profound doctrine of Love that springs from the Rosicrucian teachings, as testified by the words of Paracelsus:  He who knows nothing, loves nothing. He who does nothing, understands nothing. He who understands nothing is despicable. But he who understands, loves, sees, observes. The greatest Knowledge is inextricably joined with Love. Being Love … More The Rosicrucian Rules of Paracelsus

The 9 Angelic Choirs and the 9 Inner Layers of the Earth

The 9 Angelic Choirs In the Esoteric School of Dionysius the Aeropagita was cultivated the knowledge of the 9 Angelic Choirs divided into three Hierarchies: First Hierarchy Seraphim, Spirits of Love Cherubim, Spirits of Harmony Thrones, Spirits of Will Second Hierarchy Dominations or Kyriotetes, Spirits of Wisdom Virtue or Dynameis, Spirits of the Movement Power, … More The 9 Angelic Choirs and the 9 Inner Layers of the Earth

The Shadow Double and the Guardian of the Threshold

The Double or Shadow In order to understand the Double or, according to Jung, the Shadow, also known by the German term Doppelgänger, we must first take into account that it is multiple. Unlike the Guardian Angel, whose individuality is unitary, the Double is made up of multiple aspects, sometimes in contrast to each other. … More The Shadow Double and the Guardian of the Threshold

Book – Mystica Aeterna: Rudolf Steiner’s Rose+Cross

THE PRESENT BOOK IS ONLY AVAILABLE IN ITALIAN LANGUAGE It is not easy to outline Rudolf Steiner (1861-1925) in short, as it is certainly more the activities he did than he did not do. Almost unknown is his activity in esoteric orders. In 1906 within the Theosophical Society Steiner met John Yarker, who invited him … More Book – Mystica Aeterna: Rudolf Steiner’s Rose+Cross

The Seal of VITRIOL

The seal of the VITRIOL, the most complete representation of the alchemical process on a seven-year basis (represented here in a colour version) in its most iconic representation. The origin of this acronym can be traced back to the founder of the Rose+Cross Fraternity, Christian Rosenkreutz (1378 – 1484), but the seal in question appears … More The Seal of VITRIOL

The Rosicrucian Lodge of Chiavari – Part 5: from the Centauromachy to the Madonna and Child

Next to the Rosicrucian Lodge that I have mentioned earlier, there is a triple portal carved in the black stone of Promontorio, rich in friezes dating back to the same period. Of this one we have a precise date: 1493. As Elena Bono herself points out in her article “The architectural face of Chiavari” (1978, … More The Rosicrucian Lodge of Chiavari – Part 5: from the Centauromachy to the Madonna and Child

The Rosicrucian Lodge of Chiavari – Part 4: the Battle of the Rosicrucians against the Jesuits

The Rosicrucian Lodge dating back to the first half of the 15th century, is therefore contemporary to the plague that struck Chiavari in 1449, as reported by Alfonso Casini, author of a history of the city. The Roses+Crosses were dedicated, as a spiritual mission, to healing through alchemy: the Rosicrucians present in the Lodge did … More The Rosicrucian Lodge of Chiavari – Part 4: the Battle of the Rosicrucians against the Jesuits