Alchemy Phase 4: Conjunction

By |2020-07-15T09:24:19-07:00June 26th, 2020|Alchemy, Community Conversations|

Crucible of Union Everything in manifestation is polar. Hot and cold, wet and dry, expansive and contractive. Yin and Yang. Active and passive. The idea that poles are separate is illusory. In alchemy, every pole contains its opposite. And the opposite pole can be accessed through the right approach.  In the Conjunction phase, one learns [...]

Alchemy Phase 1: Calcination

By |2020-07-15T09:31:31-07:00October 12th, 2016|Alchemy, Transitory Thoughts|

FIRE OF THE ALCHEMISTS Fire is powerful. Its essence can be found in the Big Bang, the formation of the Earth, and the symbol of the phoenix. These all give clues to the secret of renewal. The science and art of alchemy sheds much light on this. The ancient and medieval alchemists pursued far more [...]