Plunging in the currents of the Hermetic Tradition

The Magician and Individuation

There is a reason why Valentin Tomberg worked on his Meditations in private for so long. If he had been publishing them piece by piece over time, he would have encountered opposition, arguments, disputes,...

Topical Message

The book Meditations on the Tarot (MoTT) has affected people on many levels. Some will take it as an end in itself and either never go beyond the text itself or perhaps focus on the author, who deliberately...

Practical Monism

It is risky to attribute the views of the Anthroposophic Tomberg to the Catholic Tomberg since the Meditations are the best way to know the author. He himself wrote: “No matter what other source he might...

Mystical Evolution

In his two volume work, The Mystical Evolution, Fr John G Arintero provides basically a summa of mystical evolution, or theosis. Moving beyond the simplistic notion that the Christian has to be good to be...

Meditation on the Immaculate Concept...

One can also say that the incarnated human being is the product of two heredities—horizontal heredity and vertical heredity, the latter being the imprint of the individuality form above and the former...

Doubt and Certainty

Certainty is vanquished doubt, it is faith regained. In the meditation on Eden and the Fall in the Arcanum of the Lovers in Meditations on the Tarot, Valentin Tomberg tells us a little more about Hermetic...

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