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Thelemic Yoga Series (Pt. 1 – Beginnings of Yoga)

Thelemic Yoga Series (Pt. 1 - Beginnings of Yoga)

Yoga and the Disenchantment of the West The latter half of the nineteenth century witnessed an increasing awareness and openness to Eastern religious and philosophical traditions.  Along with the founders of the Theosophical Society, Crowley was among the first to adopt yogic ideas and practices into a Western occult context, presenting

Aleister Crowley on Friedrich Nietzsche

Aleister Crowley on Friedrich Nietzsche - IAO131

Do what thou wilt shall be the whole of the Law. “Read Nietzsche!” --Aleister Crowley The Life of Friedrich Nietzsche, Prophet of Thelema Friedrich Nietzsche was a German philosopher, poet, and philologist who lived from 1844 to 1900. I will first give a brief biography of this great thinker and then his influence

Promulgation of the Law of Thelema

Promulgation of the Law of Thelema - IAO131

Do what thou wilt shall be the whole of the Law. "You may regard the establishment of the Law of Thelema as an essential element of your True Will, since, whatever the ultimate nature of that Will, the evident condition of putting it into execution is freedom from external interference." -Aleister

Marriage in Thelema

Marriage in Thelema - IAO131

Do what thou wilt shall be the whole of the Law. Marry if it be your Will What is the view of Thelema on marriage? In the end, it comes down to "Do what thou wilt shall be the whole of the Law." If marriage fulfills your Will (and the other individual's as

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