Re: [GnosticThought] Samael Aun Weor, Gnosis and Aquarius
- Thank you.
>Subject: [GnosticThought] Samael Aun Weor, Gnosis and Aquarius
>Date: Tue, 31 Jul 2001 21:52:03 -0000
>I hope this isn't too long!
>Master Samael Aun Weor and the Gnosis.
>There are many people today that understand that we live in times of
>great challenges and contradictions.
>The world is facing many social and environmental problems. Wars,
>international crime, political corruption, corporate greed and
>exploitation, poverty and the unsustainable use of natural resources,
>drug addiction, epidemics, new diseases, atmospheric pollution and
>The horsemen of the apocalypse are riding through the storm clouds
>that are gathering over this troubled humanity and the planet we live
>If we examine this web of inter-connected problems and try to
>comprehend their roots it is not difficult to understand that at the
>root we have a spiritual crisis on our hands. This is a crisis of
>immense proportions. It is a crisis of values.
>At the same time we see arriving, day by day, new (and old) systems
>of self-development, therapies, meditation practices, religions,
>cults, sects and gurus in all shapes, sizes and colours. The shops
>are stocked with books offering solutions and magazines are full of
>adverts for workshops.
>All are proposing, in one form or another, to remedy our problems, to
>make us happier, to make us successful and make us more spiritual.
>For determined sums of money one can buy initiation, one can become a
>healer overnight, one can follow a saviour who will magic away our
>In the different ages of the world there have been many spiritual
>paths and practices that have had their moments of ascendancy and
>their moments of decay.
>Every religion has its essence and its source. There have always been
>persons who have attained superior levels of development and self
>realisation, inspiring religions and spiritual movements.
>At any particular moment we can find that there are certain places
>upon the Earth that are magnetic centres of force in regard to
>spiritual wisdom. There have been many cultures inspired by a true
>blossoming of spiritual inspiration, learning and attainment.
>All of this bears relation to the influences of the stars and the
>science we call astrology, which interprets those influences.
>It is certain that the wisest of every religion transcend their
>particular cultural influences, whilst also heightening them to their
>most transcendent expression.
>Those beings that reach such transcendence and achieve inner
>realisation arrive at the point of being able to leave behind the
>cycle of birth and death, that in the oriental traditions is known as
>the Wheel of Samsara. Those beings finish completely with their
>Many of them, for the love of their fellow humans, chose to remain in
>the atmosphere of the planet and at certain times voluntarily
>incarnate in order to help this suffering humanity.
>The Masters are a fraternity and in this fraternity there are masters
>from all traditions: Buddhist, Indigenous, Christian, Sufi, Egyptian,
>Mayan, Celtic, Chinese, Inka and many more. They know that in essence
>all is one. They know that God is one.
>In the Hindu tradition Krishna is recognised as an incarnation of
>Vishnu, The Father. Rama was another incarnation of Vishnu. Many
>Hindus also recognise Jesus Christ as being an incarnation of Vishnu.
>All of these beings incarnated the Intimus, the Interior Being.
>In Mexico there was Quetzalcoatl, in the Andes, Huiracocha, in China
>Fu Hsi, in Egypt, Horus and so on.
>The Intimus is the internal Christ, the Solar Logos.
>This extremely divine force lives in each one of us as the spark of
>our essence known as the Budata. The Budata is a small fraction of
>our true being. We cannot incarnate our true being until we have
>eliminated the false personality or the ego.
>The ego is not one, infact, but many for there are living inside us
>many different psychological "I's." These I's are errors that trap
>the essence and bottle up the consciousness and they compete amongst
>themselves to be in charge of the vehicle leading us on the path of
>error away from God.
>The real spiritual work begins when we make this realisation for
>ourselves, within ourselves. This kind of understanding underpins all
>real spiritual paths.
>Gnosis is a word of Greek origin and means direct knowledge. We use
>this word to indicate that the only real path is the path of
>experiential knowledge that comes through life intensely lived.
>Gnosis is the way of initiation into the Greater Mysteries and lies
>at the heart of all the great religions in their esoteric or inner
>The path of initiation is an exact science and its essence and
>formula never differs for "Narrow is the path and steep is the way."
>Much of what calls itself gnosis in these modern times is not really
>gnosis. The modern "spirituality" tends to believe that we can
>discover our own truth and make up our own way, thus practicing many
>contradictory methods, believing that they will all achieve the same
>results. All is according to the whims of the ego and the
>subjectivity's of the mind.
>We want, however, to be clear and say that YES, everyone's experience
>is individual but the real way is the same for all because the path
>of initiation and inner knowledge of the mysteries is a very exact
>If we combine, scientifically, chemicals X, Y and Z and then we
>combine chemicals A, B and C, obviously the result will be completely
>different, so it is in the interior work, we need certain formula to
>achieve certain results.
>In the path of awakening we need to know the directions, we need a
>map and we need to know the essential work of awakening. Although the
>outer forms are different all the initiatic traditions that lead to
>awakening have the same basic understandings.
>The Great Work.
>Until recent times the more interior aspects and practices of the
>initiatic wisdom were kept secret from the public at large. The
>initiate was required to arrive at a certain level of understandings
>in order to receive these teachings.
>In the 1950's, however, a man emerged from Colombia in Latin America
>and began to teach the secrets openly.
>Principally, he taught about the incarnation of the being. He told us
>that at the core of the human question and the question of awakening
>is the question of sex.
>The energy of sex, in a cosmic sense, is that which gives birth to
>galaxies, solar systems, planets, animals, plants and humans.
>The three principles of gnosis are:
>1. Death. We must die to ourselves psychologically by eliminating the
>2. Birth. The second birth is an internal birth in the spirit. This
>3. Sacrifice. We need to make sacrifice in order to help our fellow
>In order to arrive at the point of elimination of ego we first need
>to comprehend on all levels of the sub-conscious, each ego.
>We cannot, however, eliminate the ego with mind power. The ego is
>eliminated with Divine assistance and this can only occur with the
>help of the interior fire of the Kundalini Serpent. The Kundalini
>Serpent is Our Divine Mother.
>The Feminine is energy (Shakti) and the masculine is the activating
>The serpent is sacred in many cultures and is a symbol of the serpent
>of fire that lies inside us at the base of the spine.
>The awakening of the serpent takes place by degrees and is achieved
>by the practice of sexual alchemy or tantra, that is to say the union
>of the male and the female in sexual connection of the penis and
>vagina but finishing the act without reaching the point of orgasm.
>The resulting energy is transmuted inwards and upwards.
>Orgasm allows the energy to go down and out and thus loses our life
>force and speeds up the aging process.
>We eliminate the egos with the help of our Divine Mother we incarnate
>the Christ and through this process we arrive at the point of union
>with our Interior Father. The Divine Mother and Interior Father are
>both aspects of the being.
>Through sexual alchemy we also crystallise the solar bodies, Astral,
>Mental and Causal.
>There is much more that we could say about this doctrine of sexual
>alchemy, more than space allows. In this moment it is enough to say
>that sexual alchemy is the key. This is the "stone that the builders
>Master Samael Aun Weor elaborates much more deeply and effectively on
>this matter than we could hope to here and has written various books
>on the subject.
>In giving these teachings, Samael Aun Weor, broke the seal that kept
>these teachings a guarded secret for many ages. In so doing he caused
>a great deal of controversy amongst the different movements and
>orders in the world of occult and esoteric study, among both those
>who knew and those who didn't.
>Prior to this the teachings were only revealed symbolically for
>those "with eyes to see and ears to hear." (E.g. the alchemical
>Who is Samael Aun Weor and why did he do this?
>After intense study and practice Samael Aum Weor arrived at the point
>of his internal realisation with the discovery and practice of the
>eternal wisdom doctrines.
>Aun Weor is the bodisatwa, the human soul and is the vehicle for
>Samael. Samael is the interior being, the internal father.
>Samael was one of the fallen angels but he rose again "the serpent on
>The interior Father Samael is the regent of the planet Mars, which is
>In Hindu tradition it is spoken that at the end of the Kali Yuga
>(dark age) i.e. these times, would arrive the next incarnation of
>Vishnu, the KALKI AVATAR to dispel the darkness of the Kali Yuga age.
>There are many other traditions that say we are at the end of an age,
>including the Inka, the Maya, the Hopi. Many scenarios in the world
>show the conditions spoken of in the book of Revelations in the Bible
>and the prophecies of Nostradamus amongst others.
>In the Himalayas the Kalki Avatar is one and the same as the Buddha
>Maitreya. In the mythology of that mystic region the Buddha Maitreya
>is depicted arriving to help humanity on a great white horse.
>The Russian painter and Himalayan explorer, Nicholas Roerich, made
>many beautiful paintings of the Himalayas and the mystic qualities of
>those mountains. He painted many mythical and symbolic scenes and
>often depicted the Buddha Maitreya riding on his white horse as a
>figure in the clouds above the vast mountain ranges.
>This was a prophecy of the coming of this great being.
>Samael Aun Weor, Kalki Avatar and Buddha Maitreya, Avatar of the age
>of Aquarius was given the authority to reveal the secret teachings to
>all of humanity according to the will of God.
>The authenticity of this can only be known in the fruits of his work,
>which are a body of profound teachings that are, essentially, very
>practical teachings both clear and to the point.
>Master Samael tells us not to believe or disbelieve but to practice
>and to know. He gives us essential and verifiable keys to knowledge;
>he told us that he is only a signpost.
>He said that the initiation is the same life intensely lived and that
>the mysteries are an exact science that has been known and practiced
>for all time.
>Master Samael revealed the doctrine of the synthesis that brings
>together and synthesises the essence of teaching in all religions
>from all corners of the Earth and from all ages. For this reason he
>is Avatar of Aquarius and the proof of this is that the synthesis is
>precisely in keeping with the Age of Aquarius whose symbol is man
>carrying the waters of life. Aquarius is the age of Man and it is
>completely appropriate that the Avatar of this age should bring
>together in synthesis the teachings of all religions and mystery
>traditions from all races, creeds and cultures.
>Master Samael revealed these teachings to the world because we are
>now in the "end times" spoken of in "Revelations" and God needs to
>collect the seeds for a new race that will continue on this planet
>after its coming purification.
>The doors of the Apocalypse have opened and Master Samael understood
>exactly the necessity of these times. Time is short and the merciful
>Father wants that we should have one last chance before the end of
>Only a conscious and radical revolution can give us the capacity to
>become true men and women of Aquarius. Only a radical transformation
>can save our souls from the abyss and the pain and suffering that
>In order to be a seed for the new race on a renewed earth it is not
>enough to advance 1% or 2 % in this lifetime, we need to make a
>revolution inside us.
>This is the message of Samael Aun Weor.
>Unfortunately, in these decisive moments there are many false gurus
>and avatars who claim that we will pass into a golden age just like
>that, as if by magic but if we look around us, where is this famed
>golden age that humanity is "logically" proceeding toward.
>Where among the hungry and starving, the war and pestilence, the
>imperialism and the capitalism is there a great golden age dawning?
>How can humanity, in its present state enter a golden age with so
>much greed, vanity, lust, pride, sloth and so on. Clearly we must
>We cannot be saved by this guru or that guru just by believing in him
>or her, we won't be saved by the touch of this Baba or that swami,
>the scent of his robe or the smell of her perfume.
>Precisely in this age there abound false prophets and ghastly gurus
>who want to entrance us and offer us an easy solution because we all
>want easy solutions.
>Master Samael taught that we must urgently work on ourselves, we must
>understand and become conscious of our internal state. We must pay
>our karma and change; there is no other way. But karma cannot be
>paid, as some suppose, with a vortex healing (or similar) "Jus' like
>that!" as a famous comedian used to say. Karma is paid by work and
>sacrifice and in order to truly pay karma we need to learn the art of
>Many of the old traditions, although in essence carrying true pearls
>of wisdom, have become shadows of their former selves; they have lost
>the force of true internal change. They have fudged important issues
>and confused the teachings, pandering to the laziness of modern man
>to secure followers and material success, others are swallowed up in
>the fanaticism that theirs is the only way, without understanding
>that the way is the inner way that lies at the root of all of them
>and unites all of them internally.
>The real religion is one and that is the religion of Universal Love.
>All of this is part of a large process, everywhere the tentacles of
>the Beast of the Apocalypse reach into the institutions of man as it
>seeks to dominate the world. Those same tentacles live inside each
>one of us in our hearts and minds. The work is to extract them.
>We have an opportunity now to change and work for the good of
>humanity, for no matter what humanity has done, God wants to help us
>and wants to give us more time. However, there can only be so long
>and all things must reach their logical conclusion.
>The choice for us is to work and help others to have the chance to
>make enough interior change to be the seeds of a new humanity in a
>golden age that will arrive after the purification that this planet
>Alternatively, if we continue the same our souls will be sent to a
>planet in a lower stage of evolution where we will suffer much pain.
>This planet is now near to our solar system, it is a dark and dense
>planet. For us it will be the abyss.
>Humanity now stands teetering on the edge of the abyss and very few
>really want to change.
>Master Samael has brought us the keys of change and we have given
>some explanation and reasons for this in this article, in the spirit
>of Master Samael and for all of humanity.
>May the light of Christ shine in your hearts.
>GNOSTIC SHAMANISM OF LIGHT.
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- --- In GnosticThought@y..., gnosisre@y... wrote:
> Dear all,Hi,
> I hope this isn't too long!
> Master Samael Aun Weor and the Gnosis.
Thank you for the information on Samael Aun Weor.
Are there any Samael Aun Weor web sites in English?
- --- In GnosticThought@y..., GeorgeHarvey2621@c... wrote:
> --- In GnosticThought@y..., gnosisre@y... wrote:Dear George,
> > Dear all,
> > I hope this isn't too long!
> > Master Samael Aun Weor and the Gnosis.
> Thank you for the information on Samael Aun Weor.
> Are there any Samael Aun Weor web sites in English?
Yes there are websites, mostly in Spanish but some in English.
If you do a search you'll find some info but I have not found that
much that is really comprehensive.
- In a message dated 8/13/01 2:03:01 PM Central Daylight Time,
> Yes there are websites, mostly in Spanish but some in English.
> If you do a search you'll find some info but I have not found that
> much that is really comprehensive.
Me either. That's why I asked.
- In a message dated 8/13/01 2:03:58 PM, gnosisre@... writes:
<< es there are websites, mostly in Spanish but some in English.
If you do a search you'll find some info but I have not found that
much that is really comprehensive.
>>If its in Spanish you canuse Babelfish( a translation prohram)<A
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Translate</A>http://babelfish.com/translate.dyn just fill it in Regards
Go have a look at: http://home.earthlink.net/~gnosisla/index.html
Most of the articles there is alot of (if not all) VM Samael Aun Weor's
writings. A very good site.
You can also go to: http://www.samaelaunweor.org/ -> this is also a good
Hope it helps,
>Subject: Re: [GnosticThought] Re: Samael Aun Weor, Gnosis and Aquarius
>Date: Mon, 13 Aug 2001 15:38:04 EDT
>In a message dated 8/13/01 2:03:01 PM Central Daylight Time,
> > Yes there are websites, mostly in Spanish but some in English.
> > If you do a search you'll find some info but I have not found that
> > much that is really comprehensive.
> > Inti
>Me either. That's why I asked.
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- In a message dated 8/14/01 7:43:56 AM Central Daylight Time,
> Hi,Thank you Lucille,
> Go have a look at: http://home.earthlink.net/~gnosisla/index.html
> Most of the articles there is alot of (if not all) VM Samael Aun Weor's
> writings. A very good site.
> You can also go to: http://www.samaelaunweor.org/ -> this is also a good
> Hope it helps,