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Deconstructing Gurdjieff, by Tobias Churton

By Nimue Brown
I enjoyed Deconstructing Gurdjieff most when the author, Tobias Churton, speculated about events and circumstances

Tantric Kali, by Daniel Odier

By Niki Whiting
Tantric Kali is a slim but potent book. It is filled with lore, symbolism,

Five Meditations on Death, by Francois Cheng

By Nimue Brown
Death might be a frightening subject but this is not a depressing or distressing

The Finger and the Moon, by Alejandro Jodorowsky

By L. D. Taylor
The Finger and the Moon is a collection of Japanese and Japanese Zen stories,

25 occultnik books reviewed and ranked from 2016

By Spiral Nature
Spiral Nature published more than 95 reviews of books and tarot decks in 2016,

Dictionary of Ancient Magic Words and Spells, by Claude Lecouteux

By Anie Savino
The Dictionary of Ancient Magic Words and Spells brings a range of influences together

Sacred Trickery and the Way of Kindness, by Alejandro Jodorowsky

By L. D. Taylor
Sacred Trickery and the Way of Kindness is a collection of interviews with and

The Initiatory Path in Fairy Tales, by Bernard Roger

By Syndee Barwick
The Initiatory Path in Fairy Tales is a fascinating and enlightening keeper for fairy

The Kabbalistic Mirror of Genesis, by Smith

By Frater 232
The Kabbalistic Mirror of Genesis offers a unique perspective, and presents kabbalah in a

Demons and Spirits of the Land, by Claude Lecouteux

By Corinna Underwood
With Demons And Spirits of the Land: Ancestral Lore And Practices you find is

Christian Mythology, by Philippe Walter

By Kalagni
In this book, Philippe Walter asks: how much of Christian mythology and celebration is

Awakening Higher Consciousness, by Dickie

By Jan Malique
At its heart, Awakening Higher Consciousness tackles the primeval myths of creation, suffering, illumination