Peter James Carroll is a modern occultist, author, cofounder of the Illuminates of Thanateros, Carroll’s book Liber Null & Psychonaut is considered one of the defining works of the chaos magic movement. Carroll was a co-founder of the . LIBER NULL PETER J. CARROLL With Illustrations by Andrew David To all who helped keep Liber Null in print and produced a limited edition of Psychonaut . Language English. An Introduction to Chaos Magic. Identifier LiberNullAndThePsychonaut. Identifier-ark ark://t47p93v Ocr ABBYY FineReader
|Published (Last):||14 December 2018|
|PDF File Size:||2.52 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||12.54 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
Although we could not function without it, it is useful to be able to turn parts of it off at times. This technique is the basis of casting sigils and creating independent thought forms.
Liber Null & Psychonaut
It is interesting to note that poltergeist activity invariably centers around the sexually disturbed, usually children at puberty or, more rarely, women at menopause. Join the chat room.
To the extent that the Kia can become one with Chaos it can extend its will and perception into the universe to accomplish magic. As the material base is being compounded, the magician does everything possible with concentration, visualization, and gnostic exaltation to imprint his desire into it.
Then he begins his war dance while an assistant, if he has one, continues to beat the rhythm, apply the scourge, or discharge firearms. The life force seeks ever the flesh, body, ideas, emotions, experiences, etc. Happiness exists only because of misery, pain because of comfort, nuull because of evil, yang because of yin, black because of white, birth because of death, and existence because of non-existence. The ritual may be concluded with an aspiration to the wisdom of silence by a brief concentration on the sigil of the Augoeides, but never by banishing.
Transport the whole rite to a graveyard or crypt at midnight and one has compounded a powerful mechanism for concentrating the Kia by paralyzing the peripheral functions of the mind by fear. The sexuality is stimulated again and again and if need be, again and again and again nulk the consciousness slips into the shadow world.
Liber Null and the Psychonaut
However, if the organism’s resistance to pain is high, needless damage to the body may result before the threshold is crossed. Dec 16, Fabian rated it really liked it. If the Kia had willed a different set of limitations, it would have incarnated elsewhere.
I do still believe that “The road to excess is the path to wisdom”. Kia is the consciousness, it is the elusive “I” which confers self-awareness but does not seem to consist of anything itself. He may be granted pzychonaut grace of being swept up onto the divine madness of ecstatic laughter. In constructing a sigil, psychonauh aim is to produce a glyph of desire, 20 a Word method.
In this, the lOT continues a tradition perhaps seven thousand years old, yet the Order in the outer has no history, although it is constituted as a satrap of the Illuminati. Unfortunately, asking anyone to do anything is a bit of a pain sometimes, especially the distractible. God also created angels and demons.
Liber Null and Psychonaut: An Introduction to Chaos Magic
psychonaaut And while the magick stuff is intriguing and bull provoking Carroll offers some rather cogent arguments for magickeven if you just pay attention to the personal development elements, this book is invaluable.
Didn’t appreciate the dismissive and self-satisfied tone, either. Will is not willpower, virility, obstinancy, or hardness. This book would appeal to these wannabes who think that chaos magic will make them appear more powerful or intelligent to others or who want to be a witch in a week. As with all classics, pick and liiber the elements that suit you and ignore the rest. Hence there is no reason to do anything, or for that matter, to restrain from doing anything. All one’s thoughts, obsessions, and demons must be reabsorbed before Kia can become one with Chaos.
The narrative, yes even mythology, is what needs to return to the occult to make the magician mobile and not a fancy empiricist and dilettante of the arts. Vitalism exhausts itself sooner or later. When you forget who you are, you can then shape it however you ilber. The twenty – one principles can be equated with the Trumps of the Tarot if desired. Figure 5 shows some examples of maps of the mind.
Creativity, boldness, and self awareness ilber required instead, not subjugation to the magickal authorities. Such commonplace feelings require little comment save that in a civilization such as ours far removed from natural phenomena, almost all fears and desires are socially induced or imaginary.
The Ophidian tradition uses sexual orgasm to focus the will and perception.