Re: [Meditation Society of America] Re: The (Real) Secret
- ThanksI have posed this question to a few Magicians that I have met along the way and that was by far the most CLEAR answer
jvmarco <jvmarco@...> wrote:--- In meditationsocietyof america@yahoogro ups.com, sean tremblay
<bethjams9@. ..> wrote:
> I have a question on magick,
> Acording to Crowley, Magic is, to cause change in conformity by
use of the Will.
> That being the case is Magick limited by the will of the
individual combined by the colective will of other people???<
The "will" of the Mahasiddhas and Bodhisattvas is in agreement with
the higher collective will. That is to say, at the higher levels of
realization, or uncovering from beliefs, one understands that the
universe is not here for them, but that they are here for the
I would say that yes, self-consciousness always limits the
manifestation of magick. Whereas magick in cooperation with ocean
upon which our perceived iceberg floats has no limits other than the
laws of duality.
As for the personality that was Crowley, I tend to agree with
Gurdjieff that Crowley didn't get it,...which is to say, his
particular obscurations dulled a clear view of reality, as a
flashlight pressed against the palm of the hand only extends a dim
red glow, not the brilliant light inherent in us all.
We are brighter than a thousand stars.
In 1995, at Stanford University, physicists made two particles of
matter by supercharging a trillion-watt laser through a linear
accelerator. If they had access to all of our sun's power in one
spot, there might have been enough power to make one ounce of matter.
Thus, it would take more than a thousand stars to make the physical
mass of a person. Even then, we are much grander than our physical
> jvmarco <jvmarco@... > wrote:
> Actually, having spent the past 35 years researching the subject,
I've completed two books this year.
> My book 'Exploring Freethought Magick' is now available. Expect
it to be posted on amazon.com and available through Borders within a
> For a peek at the cover:
> www.trafford. com/4dcgi/ view-item? item=20857
> My intent was to write the best, most accurate book on
Freethought Spirituality available, and feel I accomplished that
> In the book Freethought Magick the word magick is defined:
> Magick: The art of producing a desired effect through intention.
Magick with a "k" differentiates the word from the sleight-of-hand,
trickery illusions of magic. The magick of the siddha's is called
siddhi, which implies attainment through spiritual ability.
> In other words, the level of one's magick is commensurate with
their level of spiritual wakefulness - no wakefulness, no magick.
> What is magick? G.I. Gurdjieff put an elephant to sleep from ten
miles away? The answer to that and more are in the book. Every page
will wow the reader.
> Be glad to discuss Freethought Magick/Spirituality on
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