Different schools of thought on intent This is a fairly challenging topic to blog about because it is heavily nuanced. There might even be a paradox, but whether or not I manage to draw that out in this post remains to be seen. down to the last detail In this age of increasing spiritual awareness, … Magical Intention: How Specific?
IMPORTANT: Be sure to have your journal handy so you can make notes, pose questions, record synchronicities, etc. Magical Operations: The Work that Drives Your Practice If magical methods and techniques of magic are the nuts and bolts, then magical operations are the work, constructive or destructive, of your magical practice. Lesson 2 covered, exhaustively … Real Magic: Lesson Three
Symbols can be powerful magical triggers, and to demonstrate this I’ve included a special seal in today’s lesson. Are you in a magical state? You should be at this time if you took the preceding exercise seriously. That said, it is possible the sigil process didn’t work for you, and if this is so don’t … Sigil or Seal for Entering Magical State
Now that we’re getting to the business of performing some magic, I should spend a word or two on where it’s best to do this sort of thing. You will need some special space that can be made magical. Do you Need your Own Temple? You’ll hear and read much to-do about “sacred space” in … Sacred Space or Special Place Truth Revealed
IMPORTANT: Be sure to have your journal handy so you can make notes, pose questions, record synchronicities, etc. The Magical Act The Magical State, while the necessary beginning point of magical work, is only the beginning, and while reaching said state is indeed a magical act, it must be followed and supported right away by … Real Magic: Lesson Two
IMPORTANT: Be sure to have your journal handy so you can make notes, pose questions, record synchronicities, etc. Understanding the Magical State For magic to operate correctly and flow properly, you must first induce within yourself or enter into an altered state of both consciousness and being. Your mind and your body must together arrive … Real Magic: Lesson One
Understanding some basic magical distinctions or… At a glance: what you’re getting yourself into at LRM Magic varies greatly in terms of methodology, philosophy, approach, and application. Both nerds and pedants have toiled endlessly breaking magic down into smaller and smaller subgroups and categories, addressing every imaginable variation in painful detail. I like to keep … Magic by Class and Category
Magical skills and psychic abilities are not the same thing. They may sometimes look the same, and indeed there is some overlap between the two, but these are two distinct phenomena that need to be treated separately for the optimal development of each, and to avoid the confoundment of your progress in the study of … Magic and Psychism Compared and Clarified
Only two personal attributes are definitely required for magic. You can learn what these are here, but you should read the article on the current page either way as it contains language relevant to the course. Very little is actually required of you to be considered ready to begin your study of magic. However, of … What Attributes Do You Need to Begin?