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6027[Gnosticism] Re: Gnostic grave picts.

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  • hey_market
    Jun 9, 2002
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      Come to think of it, I thought that looked familiar. I saw that only
      a few months back at the Middle Temple.

      --- In gnosticism2@y..., s_e_k_h_m_e_t <no_reply@y...> wrote:
      > There is a carving *very* similar to the 'saturn' one inside the
      > Templar building in London. Perhaps they are Templar graves?
      >
      > Felis
      >
      > --- In gnosticism2@y..., hey_market <no_reply@y...> wrote:
      > > Looked like an old Masonic grave to me. Maybe rosicrucian.
      > Some sort
      > > of lodge. Then again, at some point people just liked pretty
      > symbols,
      > > and there were stonecarved options for folks to pick.
      > >
      > > I guess tt's hard to invest too much meaning without some
      > knowledge
      > > of the diseased, but it's a cool "Midnight in the garden of
      > Masons"
      > > image (well, I guess it's more like midday).
      > >
      > > --- In gnosticism2@y..., Aleph <amthsh@y...> wrote:
      > > > Hey market,
      > > >
      > > > Hi,
      > > > Well, I suppose I should not have. The Ourobos serpent
      > > > is what gave it some gnostic significance, but what is
      > > > it? Hermetic, Masonic? Curious, it certainly seems
      > > > esoteric in flavor. ;^)
      > > >
      > > > 93's,
      > > >
      > > > Aleph
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > --- hey_market <no_reply@y...> wrote:
      > > > > Why do you see this as a specifically Gnostic grave?
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > > I wasn't quite able to make out what was at the
      > > > > center of the inter-
      > > > > looping horns.
      > > > >
      > > > > --- In gnosticism2@y..., Aleph <amthsh@y...> wrote:
      > > > > > Greetings all,
      > > > > > 93,
      > > > > >
      > > > > > I found these pictures at the local tattoo shoppe.
      > > > > A
      > > > > > dude took these in Virginia. Comments?
      > > > > >
      > > > > > My apologies for the size of the message and to
      > > > > groups
      > > > > > that dont allow attachments. I thought these
      > > > > pictures
      > > > > > merit sending, they are quite lovely.
      > > > > >
      > > > > > Aleph
      > > > > >
      > > > > >
      > > > > > =====
      > > > > > Liber LXV, Cap. II, v. 24 ["And I laid my head
      > > > > against the Head of
      > > > > the Swan, and laughed, saying: Is there not joy
      > > > > ineffable in this
      > > > > aimless winging? Is there not weariness and
      > > > > impatience for who would
      > > > > attain to some goal?"],
      > > > > >
      > > > > >
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      > > > Liber LXV, Cap. II, v. 24 ["And I laid my head against the Head
      > of
      > > the Swan, and laughed, saying: Is there not joy ineffable in this
      > > aimless winging? Is there not weariness and impatience for
      > who would
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