Kemetic Reconstructionism: “Kemet” (the ancient word for Egypt) is a form of reconstructionist Neopagan religion that seeks to recreate ancient Egyptian religion as accurately as possible, based primarily on the latest research of Egyptologists.Kemetic ethics are based in the Egyptian concept of Ma’at, which is truth, justice, order and “that which is right.”In addition, Kemetics look to ancient Egyptian law texts such as the Declaration of Innocence (also called the Negative Confessions), which contain a listof 42 sins a deceased person claims not to have done, and the Wisdom Texts, which are pieces of advice written by ancient Egyptians.
Eckankar Eckankar is a new religious movement that focuses on spiritual exercises enabling practitioners to “experience the light and sound of God.” Eckankar was founded in Las Vegas in 1965, when John Paul Twitchell (c.1908-71), who had previously been among the first Scientology “clears,” declared himself to be the 971st Eck Master. Eckankar teaching is considered an advanced form of surat sabd yoga (yoga of the “Sound Current”), which concentrates on physical and spiritual techniques that enable the soul to travel beyond the physical limitations of the body to the higher spiritual realms of the Sugmad — the formless, all-embracing,impersonal and infinite equivalent of God in theistic religions.
Ritual Magick Ritual Magick, also known as Ceremonial Magick, one of the most mysterious and misunderstood spiritual traditions, dates back to the beginnings of human culture and has been continually practiced through to the present day-inspiring movements as diverse as Wicca, Theosophy and the New Age, as well as such diverse disciplines as Chaos Magick, Aeonic Magick and Thelema. Ritual Magick itself is the conscious application of willpower to achieve spiritual objectives.
Many have likened Ritual Magick to Eastern practices. Dion Fortune, a 20th century Magician, called Magick the “yoga of the West.”
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