Posts Tagged ‘ KAMIL VACLAV ZVELEBIL ’

Hippalos

Hippalos

For those interested in my study “Isis in India” you might enjoy this electronic version of Zvelebil’s factional account of the life of Hippalos. The late Kamil Zvelebil was a great scholar of South India, although not such a good novelist . . . even so it has much value as an account of...

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Siddha Quest for Immortality

In South India there is a society where priests and lay people claim supernatural powers. Where a sophisticated medical system underlies a quest for physical longevity and psychic immortality. And where arcane and sexual rituals take place that are far removed from the Brahmanic tradition. That society is the Tamil Siddhas. In the Siddha...

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Kamil Vaclav Zvelebil

17 NOVEMBER 1927 – 17 JANUARY 2009 Kamil Vaclav Zvelebil, Professor Emeritus of the Universities of Chicago and Utrecht, was born in Prague, Czechoslovakia. Professor Zvelebil was an ordained Buddhist and world-renowned expert on South Indian languages and culture. He wrote many books including The Lexicon of Tamil Literature. The Siddha Quest for Immortality...

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Julian Vayne at Treadwell’s Bookshop – 13 January 2018 (Saturday) @ 11:00 am – 5:30 pm

Treadwell’s Bookshop, 33 Store Street WC1E 7BS, London, UK. Hours: 11-7pm weekdays | 12-7pm Saturday and Sunday. Telephone: 020 7419 8507 | Email: info@treadwells-london.com...

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Dave Lee at Occult Conference Glastonbury – February 17-18, 2018

SATURDAY 17th & SUNDAY 18th, FEBRUARY, 2018 OCCULT CONFERENCE 2018 at GLASTONBURY TOWN HALL, MAGDALEN STREET. Dave Lee will be running a workshop on...

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On The Blackchair – Occult Podcast

On The Blackchair is a wonderful podcast created by Karagan Griffith in conversation with his guests about magic and the occult. Don’t miss the...

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Soma FM alternative radio

Listen to Soma FM ”Over 30 unique channels of listener-supported, commercial-free, underground/alternative radio broadcasting to the world. All music hand-picked by SomaFM’s award-winning DJs...

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Grimoires, Goetia, Enochiana, Solomonic Magick – David Rankine & Stephen Skinner

For centuries, Grimoires have fascinated the public’s imagination. People often ask us about how they could learn more about this topic and what books...

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