Hey occulties!Here I am back with another edition of Questions You’ve Asked Me – where I supply all the answers to your insightful questions – because…So let’s remember, I try to avoid answering things like can I turn you into a vampire or will magic make you shoot fireballs outContinue Reading

This is a re-upload (with improved audio/visuals) for Dan Attrell’s discussion of astrology in ancient Rome, chiefly how it was negatively perceived in the writings of the famous historian Publius Cornelius Tacitus. Love em’ or hate em’ – astrologers are here to stay. Recorded in December 2014 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tacitus Visit www.themodernhermeticist.comContinue Reading

Hey Occulties,While Im sure there will be repeats from previous editions, here is a brand new questions you’ve asked me…Q: I keep looking all over the internet to find conflicting answers on the occult topic I’m curious about. It’s clear several if not most reviews (positive or negative) of theContinue Reading

Hey kids,As many of you know I cast a cocktail of spells once a day for seven days, releasing the energy on the seventh day when hired for a spellcasting. This Friday only I am offering a single spell cast for a single day for only $125. I’ve had aContinue Reading

Hey kids, until the end of July, if you purchase the regular one week of spellcasting package or a larger deal, I will give you a free half hour reading! Why? Because I need to get rid of a huge stock shipment that i totally forgot that I ordered. 😬 ItContinue Reading

Hey everyone,it’s the final stage of our way too drawn out moving process! And that means I’ve actually found time to be bored this week so I’m going to cut some prices so you are all keeping me busy! While only non-PayPal payments are part of the sale, in JulyContinue Reading

“The Life and Theology of Orpheus” by Thomas Taylor (1758-1835) (see: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Taylor_(neoplatonist) ) Read and animated by Dan Attrell See here for full text: https://www.sacred-texts.com/cla/hoo/hoo02.htm Support The Modern Hermeticist:– Purchase a copy of “Picatrix: A Medieval Treatise on Astral Magic.” (PSU Press, 2019) https://amzn.to/2TcdBnA​ (affiliate link)– PayPal tip jar: https://paypal.me/dattrell?locale.x=en_USContinue Reading

#shorts #short #presocratic #philosophy #ancientgreece #metempsychosis Full Text in Translation:“There is an oracle of Necessity, an ancient decree of the gods, Eternal, sealed with solemn oaths, That whenever one of the daimones, allotted long life,Fouls his limbs by unwitting involvement in m rder,Or in strife falsely swears an oathHe isContinue Reading

Plato’s Myth of Er [From Wikipedia] The Myth of Er is a legend that concludes Plato’s Republic (10.614–10.621). The story includes an account of the cosmos and the afterlife that greatly influenced religious, philosophical, and scientific thought for many centuries. The story begins as a man named Er, son ofContinue Reading