Poimandres to Hermes Trismegistus. 1. Once, when mind had become intent on the things which are, and my understanding was raised to a great height, while. teacher of Hermes Trismegistus himself. During the fifteenth century Marsili. Ficino made the mistake of assuming that the title ‘Poimandres’, given at t heading of. The Divine Pymander of Hermes: Revelation of the Above and the Below. Hermes Trismegistus. CONTENTS. The Visions of Hermes · The Above and the Below.
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Currently Active Users 1 member. This Light was the spiritual nature of the Great Dragon itself. And at last came the evening of his life, and as the brightness of the light of earth was beginning to go down, Hermes commanded his disciples to preserve his doctrines inviolate throughout all ages.
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And the Word which appeared as a pillar of flame out of the darkness is the Son of God, born of the mystery of the Mind. The first declares that Hermes was translated like Enoch and carried without death into the presence of God, the second states that he was buried in the Valley of Ebron and a great treasure placed in his tomb–not a treasure of gold but of books and sacred learning.
Who remembers them though? The Man fell in love with His own shadow and desired to descend into it. I order you to go forth, to become as a guide to those who wander in darkness, that all men within whom dwells the spirit of My Mind The Universal Mind may be saved by My Mind in you, which shall call forth My Mind in them.
For some time it was erroneously called “The Genesis of Enoch,” but that mistake has now been rectified. Within him is the Sky Man, immortal and beautiful; without is Nature, mortal and destructible. Ascent of the Soul to the Eighth Sphere. The venerable initiator, in his robes of blue and gold, slowly raised his jeweled wand and pointed with it into the darkness revealed by the tearing of the silken curtain: And upon the seventh ring sits Saturn, at the Gate of Chaos, and to it are returned falsehood and evil plotting.
Since that day my Mind has been ever with me and in my own soul it hath given birth to the Word: This is the Way of Good and is revealed only to them that have wisdom. My New Book — Crowd Freedom: They reproduced themselves out of themselves, for each was male and female. The Dragon acquiesced, bidding Trismegistus hold its image in his mind.
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The Vision of Poimandres he committed to writing that all men desiring immortality might therein find the way. The air trizmegisto filled with inarticulate moanings and sighings which seemed to come from the Light swallowed up in the darkness. Poimandres appears Hermes, while wandering in a rocky and desolate place, gave himself over to meditation and prayer. And from the elements came forth the brood of living creatures.
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The rest await the Great Day when the wheels of the universe shall be stopped and the immortal sparks shall escape from the sheaths of substance.
trixmegisto Upon the second ring sits Mercury, and to it are returned machinations, deceit, and craftiness. As the candidate watched, the heart changed into an ibis, and the brain into a flashing emerald. Woe unto those who wait, for they must return again, unconscious and unknowing, to the seed-ground of stars, and await a new beginning.
It is doubtful that the deity called Thoth by the Egyptians was originally Hermes, but the two personalities were blended together and it is now impossible to separate them. Repent, and change your minds.
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Iamblichus averred that Hermes was the author of twenty thousand books; Manetho increased the number to more than thirty-six thousand see James Gardner –figures which make it evident that a solitary individual, even though he be overshadowed by divine prerogative, could scarcely have accomplished such a monumental labor.
The earth and the water next mingled, becoming inseparable, and the Spiritual Word which is called Reason moved upon their surface, causing endless turmoil. The Man fell in love with His own shadow and desired to descend into it.
That which in you sees and hears is not of the earth, but is the Word of God incarnate. Then out of the imprisoned Light a mysterious and Holy Word came forth and took its stand upon the smoking waters. It was the Great Dragon, with wings stretching across the sky and light streaming in all directions from its body.
The Divine Pymander of Hermes: Revelation of the Above and the Below
This is the Way of Good and is revealed only to them that have wisdom. The great creature answered that it was Poimandresthe Mind of the Universethe Creative Intelligence, and the Absolute Emperor of all. Divine Mind–the Dragon–continued its discourse:. The Supreme Mind loved the Man It had fashioned and delivered to Him the control of the creations and workmanships. The evil passes to the dwelling place of the demon, and the senses, feelings, desires, and body passions return to their source, namely poimanders Seven Governors, whose natures in the lower man destroy but in the invisible spiritual man give life.
Learn deeply of the Mind and its mystery, for therein lies the secret of immortality. It ascends the seven Rings upon which sit the Seven Governors and returns to each their lower powers in this manner: And so all things were multiplied according to their kind. While Hermes still walked the earth with men, he entrusted to his chosen successors the sacred Book of Thoth. The next instant, with a blaze of unbearable glory that sent the neophyte staggering backward against a pillar, the immortal Hermes, followed by streamers of greenish mist, passed through the chamber and faded into nothingness.
It was after Hermes had received this revelation that he began his ministry, teaching to all who would listen the secrets of the invisible universe as they had been unfolded to trisemgisto. Subho MAYA means illusion. I become as a porter or doorkeeper, and shut out evil, protecting the wise from their own lower nature.