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Meditations on the Tarot: VII THE CHARIOT

It's garden season and book club has once again taken over Catland's backyard!! This week our Unknown Friend talks mastership, victory without hubris, and the fourth temptation in his chapter on the seventh arcanum of the tarot: The Chariot. Come enjoy the spring even air with us and let's talk occult philosophy!

$5-$15 sliding scale for attendance.


Our weekly book club and study group is based on the masterpiece of Hermetic writing, "Meditations on the Tarot." This dense, poetic tome was published anonymously and posthumously at the request of the author, who from the prose seems to be a Roman Catholic scholar. The epistolary text deeply examines the 22 trumps of the Major Arcana in a series of 22 letters addressed to the reader, each beginning with the words "Dear Unknown Friend..."

At once intellectually rigorous, lyrically readable, and ripe with spiritual profundity, these friendly letters explore the Tarot as 22 spiritual exercises which will lead the reader to firsthand experiences of mysticism, gnosis, and magic.

Indispensable for the aspiring high magician, the thirsty philosopher, and the serious student of Tarot, the only problem with these letters is how to discuss them in a mere hour. Please join us on Thursday as we continue enjoying and exploring this inexhaustible piece of writing.

Earlier Event: March 31