Applying Alchemical Symbolism to Magical Practice — The House Of Twigs

Alchemical Symbolism as a Spiritual Language The English language lacks the nuance that ancient languages rooted in mystic traditions have. Alphabets that have meaning beyond their linguistic face value. Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics, Hebrew, Sanskrit, and Old Norse carry layers of meaning in each individual letter. Languages originally intended to record religious laws, history and mythology…

via Applying Alchemical Symbolism to Magical Practice — The House Of Twigs

Reblogging this because the relation between alchemy and magic is a topic that is of great importance to me and something I’m constantly chasing after. This article at House of Twigs is a nice dive into some of the ways that alchemical symbolism overlaps with traditional and ceremonial magical pratice.

-R.C.

 

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