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Ars Geometrica: Seal… Stuart France

* ‘For God created man immortal, and made him in the image of his own eternity.’ – The ‘Twentieth’ Leaf The preceding image we had to own did not seem to us particularly god-like. We turned the leaf: The Twenty-First … Continue reading

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Ars Geometrica: A Corn of Wheat… Stuart France

* ‘…then a triangle and finally a circle……’ – The ‘Eighteenth’ Leaf. …This to our mind pretty much makes the earth feminine and the moon masculine which we expect also makes the sun feminine and the star behind the sun … Continue reading

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Ars Geometrica: Atalanta… Stuart France

* …The ‘Sixteenth’ and ‘Seventeenth’ Leaves. * ‘…From a man and a woman make a circle…’ ‘…And then a square…’ * We thought again of The Officers Of Law who appeared to see the girl as a man? ‘The Spirit … Continue reading

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Ars Geometrica: Rose of Sharon… Stuart France

* The ‘Fifteenth’ Leaf. Operation Three: ‘I am the rose of Sharon as the Lily among thorns so is my love among the daughters.’ – Song of Songs 2:1 * In our mind’s eye we saw her: She was deep … Continue reading

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Ars Geometrica: White World… Stuart France

* We turned the ‘Eleventh’ leaf of the book: * Operation Two: ’… to him that overcomes will I give a white stone, and in the stone a new name written…’ – Revelation 2:17 * …The ‘Twelfth’ Leaf. Albedo: A … Continue reading

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Ars Geometrica: Ask… Stuart France

* ‘…We shall all be changed for this mortal, must put on immortality.’ – The ‘Eleventh’ Leaf. …Our respect for the stranger at our door grew. This little device appeared to effectively marry the elements and directions in a four-fold … Continue reading

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Ars Geometrica: Six… Stuart France

* …The rest of the Night and into the Dawn is something of a blur for us. One can only take in so much after all. We continued to turn the leaves of the little book… Leaf ‘Six’: Operation One: … Continue reading

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Ars Geometrica: Great Work… Stuart France

* …Not that we were going to let that stop us. The next two leaves of the book can be taken together and it was these entries more than any others perhaps which gave us inkling that the book may … Continue reading

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Ars Geometrica: ABC’s… Stuart France

* ‘…The secret of the magic of life consists in using action in order to attain non-action…’ – The Book of Heavenly Consciousness For the next few hours we were as if transported. We went nowhere, bodily, yet the vistas … Continue reading

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Ars Geometrica: China my China… Stuart France

* ‘In its essentials, Indian alchemy is the same as Western, and Chinese alchemy, although set in a completely different spiritual climate, can throw light on both…’ – Titus Burckhardt … We took up the collapsed form in our arms … Continue reading

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