bearing on "Letters from the Devil's woodland: An Anthology of Writings on conventional Witchcraft, non secular Ecology, and Provenance Traditionalism", the newest released paintings by way of Robin Artisson, occultist & author of a few renown.
IN THIS most modern paintings, witch, metaphysician, and traditionalist Robin Artisson offers an in-depth and darksome inside imaginative and prescient of many dimensions of the outdated and approximately forgotten artwork of real Witchcraft. "Letters from the Devil's woodland" is a long anthology of Artisson's writings concerning each subject of essence and curiosity to the scholar or researcher of the half-remembered occult practices of "spirit-pacting" and spirit-allegiance: the undying root-practices that underlie the true sorcerous traditions of the West. Over one hundred thirty chapters, representing private and non-private writings performed via Artisson within the final 5 years, yet drawing on over twenty years of his personal perform and in-depth researches, are introduced jointly into one informative tome, to higher serve the desires of the fashionable mystic or malcontent looking for a roadmap to the hidden angles of life's such a lot seductive secret: the secret of sorcery, and the parallel secret of religious ecology.
The beneficiant quantities of fabric housed during this encyclopedia of lore comes divided into 9 significant parts, together with a close remedy of the misplaced occult anthropology- the very oldest human ideals on demise, the soul, and loss of life- and what those ideals can suggest for us alive this day; many moral, functional, and educational essays on quite a few sorts of sorcerous paintings, targeting fabric lengthy pre-dating the trendy occult emergence; essays at the unusual subject matters and practices of the "Hidden Seasons" or the Witch-sabbats; in-depth daimonological ponderings and writings at the "Master Entity" himself, the Witchfather who stands in the back of actual covenants of Witchcraft and the Master-Spirits who proportion our international and act as tutelary spirits to Witch-kind; scathing criticisms of the lies and falsehoods of modernity and insightful essays providing soul-satisfying choices to unquestioned religion in smooth myths; sharp philosophical countering and feedback of the mainstream religions that experience besmirched the realm with their hatreds and absolutisms for hundreds of years, and proceed to torment the realm at the present time; foundational essays touching on "Provenance Traditionalism" or the key culture that emerges from the origins of Western tradition and whose metaphysics and insights are nonetheless to be chanced on encoded in folklore and mythology. additionally integrated is a effective collection of folktales and standard tales, a few unique yet so much from deep within the folk-tradition, analyzed and elucidated to bare the powerful "soul-deep" codes which could remodel women and men into wiser, extra crafty humans as they suffer their fateful trips via this global.
"Letters from the Devil's wooded area" is a real treasury of the Hidden and Despised paintings; it includes, in over seven-hundred pages, nearly ceaseless "Art-teaching" fabric, sorcerous maxims, gemstones of perform, a few relatively outdated invocations, poems, channeled writings, warnings, moral and ethical ponderings in regards to the sorcerous arts and to residing outdoor of the mainstream of the fashionable and grasping spirit, inspirational charges from previous and current masters, wrapped including Artisson's personal occasionally gleaming, occasionally questionable model of humor and wit, and topped with unique artwork prospers and atmospheric ornamentation by means of Stephanie Houser.