Temple Illuminatus

Deb
  • United States
Share on Facebook
Share

Deb's Friends

  • Mark
  • Minque Paw
  • sally austin
  • Linda Marie Anthony
  • Rende
  • Kitt
  • Rosey
  • TheWiccaMaster
  • Joseph Constantine-ADMIN
  • Ghillie Dhu
  • bob reynolds
  • M
  • Ernie Hopkins
  • Leila Raven

Deb's Discussions

Educational or Informational Material

Started this discussion. Last reply by 0r2uqekazfd94 Apr 10, 2012. 6 Replies

For those who are interested in astrology as a field of study, either academically or applied, or who may want a deeper understanding of astrology or want to go beyond the astrology of popular…Continue

Tags: Traditional-astrology, Babylonian-astrology, roots-of-astrology, blogtalkradio, Astrology

 

Hello, and welcome ~~~~*

Latest Activity

Deb joined SunKat☼☯'s group
Thumbnail

O u i j a + S é a n c e

An exploration of ouija, séances and EVP (electronic voice phenomena).See More
Oct 26, 2016
Deb joined Rosey's group
Thumbnail

Ancient Codes

The human consciousness is awakening despite these exciting and challenging times. As we awaken, the veils lift and we are unlocking the ancients codes in science, technology, genetics, ancient origins, archaeology, and spirituality that bring forth truth into this physical realm on Gaia. This group is a place to share these ancient codes as we unlock secret truth hidden from us for eons.This group's co-admins are:     Poppy     Carmen     Ali     Paul     RoseySee More
Oct 24, 2016
Deb joined Gregory King's group
Thumbnail

Temple of Ascension

The Temple of Ascension is a virtual society founded to bring together those of diverse Spiritual paths; those who wish to discover the mysteries of creation within our own world and beyond, to perceive the connection and unity in all things, and explore that web of existence which I refer to as the Energy Matrix of Creation. This Temple was formulated on the concept that all in creation has manifested from one 'Divine Spark'... one 'Creative Flame'.  …See More
Aug 5, 2016

Profile Information

Gender, any & all.
Female
Area location: Country with Optional State, Province etc.
yoknapatawpha county, deep south
Why I wish to join The Temple & how I found out about it...
Long-standing interest in subjects discussed here. To chat with folks on topics of mutual interest and to learn new things.
About Myself & My Interests..
Seeker, reader, wage-slave (librarian), friend, sister, daughter, mom to 2 sons (29 & 23) and chief cat-feeder. Gemini Sun & Moon, Scorpio rising. Celtic/Dutch ethnicity. Southern born & bred, Methodist upbringing; been interested in Theosophy/Ageless Wisdom for 40+ years now.
It's hard to come up with a succinct way to describe my “path” - an esotericist/occultist, a Theosophical eclectic pagan might come close. If I were to choose a "structured" path to work within it would be something along the lines British witchcraft, with an emphasis on the practical application rather than the religious-like structure of Wicca.
I don't like politics or political discussions or arguments; don’t care much for either major party in the US. I'm accepting and liberal on a social/personal basis, but I tend to be more politically and fiscally conservative than most people I’ve encountered who share my interests in the various metaphysical subjects.
I enjoy horary and mundane astrology and have some interest in astrological magic, but I've not yet studied that formally.
Also, having a drink or three with friends, drum circles, reading tarot, star-gazing, Ren faires, lounging around with some escapist fiction, watching movies/TV, or listening to music. Basically, I just like to kick back and have a good time, in lots of various ways.
A couple of favorite ways to de-stress - put on some Led Zeppelin, crank it up, and dance! A hot-rock massage and a hour in the hot tub is super nice, too.
Interests: Astrology (Traditional Astrology, pre-1700 stuff) and Divination (cards, tea leaves, paper crinkling, gazing, etc.), are perennial interests. Recently I’m exploring some of the different old North-Western European pagan traditions. I’ve always had the interest, but no opportunity until recently. Theosophy/Ageless Wisdom, esoteric and occult studies, cosmology, Celtic myths, Old Ways, and culture, spirit communications, OBEs, UFOs, Earth changes, yoga, Indian mysticism, the energy body & auras, occultism and mysticism of late 19th/early 20th century in America & Europe, automatic writing, awakening psychism, the paranormal.
My Teachers & Influences, What was it about them that influenced me?
Alice A Bailey/Djwhal Khul, Sybil Leek, Manly Palmer Hall, William Lilly, Edgar Cayce, and a former yoga instructor.
They each, in different ways, introduced me to various facets of my path. The first book I read that really opened the door for me was by Manly Palmer Hall. It was The Guru. Then a couple of years after that I had a yoga instructor who introduced me to the Ananda Marga Yoga Society and to Eckankar. I'm not a member of either one now, but it was important at the time to me. I got interested in Western Esotericism and Witchraft and astrology through reading Sybil Leek's books, and later learned more from many books put out by the A.R.E. (Edgar Cayce's foundation). The Alice Bailey books furthered my studies and helped me make sense of so much.
Authors and/or Books I appreciate
Letters on Occult Meditation, Treatise on White Magic, Christian Astrology, The Fated Sky, 78 Degrees of Wisdom, Hands of Light, Be Here Now, Toward the One, Diary of a Witch, A Crock of Gold, and too many others to list. For pleasure and relaxation, I read or listen to audiobooks: popular fiction(paranormal/urban fantasy, romance, erotica, suspense/thrillers, sci-fi) and the occasional biography.

Currently interested in the work of Maria Kvilhaug, author of The Seeds of Yggdrasill. I’m currently listening to a series of short lectures on the hidden metaphysical & cosmological knowledge in the Eddas on her youtube channel, Ladyofthe Labyrinth. Good stuff!

Favorite Authors: Sybil Leek, Alice A Bailey, William Lily, Lee Lehman, John Frawley, Raymond Buckland, Carlos Casteñeda, Graham Hancock, Tolkein, Tom Robbins, Tom Wolfe, Kurt Vonnegut, JR Ward, Diana Gabaldon, Anne Rice, Lee Child, David Baldacci, Preston & Child, Jack Higgins, Bertrice Small, J.R. Ward, Olivia Cunning, C D Reiss, Jodi Ellen Malpas, Alexis Hall, Christina Lauren, Lorelei James, Nicole Edwards, Abigail Barnette, Helen Hardt, Sylvia Day, to name only a few.
Musicians and/or Music I appreciate
Rock, 60s acid rock, folk, Irish trad music, dream pop/indie, Indian ragas, Japanese Edo-period music, some jazz, and ambient music. Some faves are Led Zeppelin, Eagles, QMS, Allman Bros Band, Moody Blues, CCR, Joni Mitchell, Donovan, Jimmy Buffett, Ravi Shankar, Beatles, Loreena McKennit, Clannad, & many others of the 60s and 70s. I like a lot of later stuff too.
Films and/or Film-Makers & Actors I appreciate
In general: metaphysical spook movies, science Fiction, romance, drama, myth/folklore, late 50s/early 60s romantic comedy, Samurai films, old movies from the 30s & 40s, some foreign films and animé.

Some faves: The Big Chill, Harold & Maude, Local Hero, The Razor's Edge, Cloud Atlas, Dune, Bell Book & Candle, 13th Warrior, Snatch, Fifth Element, Sixth Sense, The Burbs, Uncle Buck, Up in Smoke, and a bunch more.
TV: Vikings, Sons of Anarchy, The Killing, Sense8, True Blood, X-Files, Firefly, True Detective, Outlander, Mad Men, etc.

Movie people: Meryl Streep, Robert Redford, Sean Connery, Toshiro Mifune, Kate Hudson, Reese Witherspoon, Jolene Blalock, Clint Eastwood, Alexander Skarsgard, Daniel Craig, Johnny Depp, Kevin Costner, Antonio Banderas, Gerard Butler, Alec Guinness, Sir John Gielgud, Peter O'Toole, Richard Harris, Richard Burton, Ava Gardner, Peter Sellers, Errol Flynn, Tyrone Power.
Artists and/or Art I appreciate
Walter Anderson, Alex Grey, Andrew Wyeth, Van Gogh, Jim Fitzpatrick, and Arthur Rackham (book illustrator) come to mind right away.
Website: Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest or any favourites?
http://www.pinterest.com/debjvz/

Comment Wall (11 comments)

You need to be a member of Temple Illuminatus to add comments!

Join Temple Illuminatus

At 7:56am on June 22, 2016, Rosey said…

Hello Deb! I stopped by to say hello and have a wonderful day! Blessings!

At 7:20pm on February 29, 2016, Rosey said…

Blessings for a wonderful week Deb!

At 3:06am on February 22, 2016, Rosey said…

Have a wonderful week Deb! Blessings of love and joy to you and your family!

 
 
 

Have questions?

Need help? Visit our Support Group for help from our friendly Admins and members!

Have you?

Become a Member
Invited Your Friends
Made new Friends
Read/ Written a Blog
Joined/ Created a Group
Read/ Posted a Discussion
Checked out the Chat
Looked at/Posted Videos
Made a donation this month
Followed us on Twitter
Followed us on Facebook

Donations

Please consider a donation to help with our continued growth and site costs

Connect

Visit The Temple
on Facebook:

....

Blog Posts

Song of Autumn

Posted by Draven Von Tepes on September 21, 2017 at 9:18pm 2 Comments

VOLCANOES

Posted by Rosey on September 21, 2017 at 10:58am 0 Comments

The Spiritual Warrior's Quest

Posted by Cian Rhys on September 21, 2017 at 2:00am 0 Comments

SON OF RA!

Posted by Rosey on September 20, 2017 at 11:39am 3 Comments

WAR DRUMS? WHY?

Posted by Rosey on September 20, 2017 at 11:00am 4 Comments

Upgrade to the Next Level of Now

Posted by Cian Rhys on September 19, 2017 at 2:30am 0 Comments

BLAME! BLAME! BLAME!

Posted by Rosey on September 18, 2017 at 9:47pm 0 Comments

THE RED DRAGON

Posted by Rosey on September 18, 2017 at 1:57pm 3 Comments

BEYOND BINARY MEDIOCRITY

Posted by Sky a.k.a. JD Aeon on September 18, 2017 at 1:24pm 0 Comments

WHAT HAS HAPPENED TO US?

Posted by Rosey on September 17, 2017 at 4:40pm 0 Comments

~~this months awareness~~

 

© 2017   Created by Bryan   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service