Duquette, Lon Milo – Understanding Aleister Crowley’s Thoth Tarot – Free ebook download as PDF File .pdf) or read book online for free. Documents Similar To Lon Milo Duquette – Understanding Aleister Crowleys Thoth Tarot Mirror of the Soul Handbook for the Aleister Crowley Tarot by. Although Crowley’s own Book of Thoth provides insight into the cards, it is a complicated, dated book. Now, in clear language, Lon Milo DuQuette provides.
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Tarot for the New Aeon: The first part consists of an introduction to the background philosophy behind the Thoth Tarot and is by far the best section of the Book. Now, in clear language, Lon Milo DuQuette provides everything you need to know to get the most out of using the Thoth deck. The first 10 chapters about the Qabalah were fascinating. All of these sections are extremely useful in giving the reader an insight into both Mr Crowley and Lady Frieda Harris and their work.
DuQuette teaches always amiably a dumbed-down version of Crowley. Mjlo helps you keep track of books you want to read. About Lon Milo DuQuette.
Apr 03, Rob rated it it was amazing. But is is encouraging for any This is a good introduction to the staggeringly complex implications of the Thot. There are only four—the four aces.
Just because you love this deck doesnt mean that your path lies with Thelema although honestly in a less literal sense whose path is not their true Will?
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It is truly the best tool there is for learning esoteric philosophy as there is practically an unlimited amount of info in the cards. In his opening chapter he says he is as qualified as anyone to comment on the subject of the Thoth Tarot. This is the first point of call for those wishing to study jilo deck, and actually I think it is invaluable for those who want to learn more about the tarot full stop.
Section two starts on page 80 and consists of the descriptions of the Thoth Cards themselves. And then I bought this book. Thofh good work on the foundational understanding of the tarot and it’s relation to qabalah and astrology. DuQuette himself is amusing, entertaining, avuncular.
So much wonderfulness to chew-on. These symbols and ancient ideas were part of our falling from our natural state and duquettr ourselves in this nightmare world we now live in. I tried and tried but could make very little sense of the Book of Thoth. There is no learning without patience. You’ll be missing a lot. He married to his high school sweetheart, Constance Jean Duquette.
Lon Milo Duquette: Thoth Tarot Book Review – Esoteric Meanings
Whether or not there is anything “real” to the Tarot itself, the mere exercise of trying to fathom its intricate arrangement feels something like trying to understand how a stained glass window was constructed and why the colors were arranged each in its own special place in relation to the others.
But then again, Crowley himself indicates in his own pseudonymous introduction as S. A bit easier to read, or along side of the Book of Thoth. Crowley—maybe despite, maybe because of—the porphyry of his prose as well as its high quality and the strange and unique voice of the man coming at you through the written word is almost a great writer.
His satchel is filled with the entire universe in the form of planetary and zodiacal coins. And keep studying the cards and developing a relashionship with them in terms of how you relate to what they represent and the areas of life they apply to typically.
This is a good introduction to the staggeringly complex implications of the Tarot. Jul 29, Strangerealms rated it it was amazing Shelves: But if you learn the little “white book” that’s in the box that’s Tarot-speak for the instructionsyou will be able to use Aleister Crowley ‘s Thoth Deck after some practice, unless you happen not to like it. Jul 05, Stella rated it really liked it.