Thelema NOW! Crowley, Ritual & Magick
Thelema NOW! Crowley, Ritual & Magick is a monthly podcast, produced with the support of Ordo Templi Orientis USA Grand Lodge.
Thelema NOW!  Guest: David Shoemaker on Living Thelema (30 mins.)

We are delighted to have back at Thelema Now, Dr. David Shoemaker.  David is a clinical psychologist in private practice, specializing in Jungian and cognitive-behavioral psychotherapy. He is also the creator of Living Thelema, both the podcast and the book!  The good Doctor and Frater Puck discuss Thelema as an evolving culture, magick through trial and error, and getting the most out of your practice.  Check it out!

Direct download: Thelema_Now_David_Shoemaker_Living_Thelema.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:35am EDT

Thelema Now! Guest: Peter Levenda #2 (40 minutes)

He's back!  Thelema Now favorite Peter Levenda returns. Peter and Frater Puck discuss the Dark Arts, Lovecraft, Crowley and Kenneth Grant. You won't hear this anywhere else!

Direct download: Thelema_Now_Peter_Levenda_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:07pm EDT

Thelema Now! Guest: Anita Kraft (40 minutes)

First-time Thelema Now! guest Anita Kraft discusses using her experience as a corporate trainer to create The Qabalah Workbook for Magicians. The workbook is designed to be a guide for the practicing magician who wants a greater understanding of Qabalah concepts and practice. Sister Anita also discusses her upbringing, what brought her to Qabalah, and what she plans on doing next! Check it out!

Direct download: Thelema_Now_Anita_Kraft.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:22am EDT

Thelema Now! Robert Buratti (36 minutes)

Brother Robert Buratti talks about creating the Art Guild of the Ordo Templi Orientis Australia. The Art Guild brings together creative artists of all mediums to build awareness of Thelemic art. The Guild is currently working with mainstream art venues such as museums and galleries to spread the 93 current.  To find out more, visit collective777.com!

Direct download: Thelema_Now_Robert_Buratti_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:18pm EDT

Thelema Now! Guest: Henrik Bogdan (35 minutes)

Henrik Bogdan is back on Thelema Now.  He discusses the book Aleister Crowley and Western Esotericism, published by Oxford University Press, and discusses why the work of Aleister Crowley's is getting the scholarly attention that it deserves!

Direct download: Thelema_Now_Henrik_Bogdan_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:24pm EDT

Thelema Now! Guest: Barry William Hale 2013 (38 minutes)

What's it like havingyour artwork hang right next to Aleister Crowley's?  Barry knows! Hear him discuss this, looking for inspiration,  and more!

Direct download: Thelema_Now_Barry_William_Hale_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:40pm EDT

Thelema Now! Tobias Churton on John the Baptist (46 minutes)

Thelema Now welcomes back Tobias Churton! Tobias discusses is new book The Mysteries of John the Baptist. He reveals why John the Baptist is so crucially important to the Freemasons, who were originally known as “St. John’s Men” and how  John and Jesus were equal partners and shared a common spiritual vision to rebuild Israel and overcome corruption in the Temple of Jerusalem. Great stuff!

Direct download: Thelema_Now_Tobias_Churton_John_the_Baptist.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:42pm EDT

Thelema Now!  Guest: Stephen Skinner  (42 minutes)

A Thelema Now favorite is back! Stephen Skinner is an internationally acclaimed author and lecturer. He was responsible for introducing real feng shui to the West, and wrote the first 20th century English book on the subject in 1976. He discusses finally being "free of Dee" and his recent studies regarding Gnosticism and Christianity. Check it out! For info on Stephen's works, visit www.sskinner.com.

Direct download: Thelema_Now_Stephen_Skinner_02.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:56am EDT

Thelema Now! Guest: David Tibet (35 minutes)

One of Thelema Now's favorite guests returns! David Tibet discusses his latest project, I AROSE AS ALEPH, THE SPELLER, THE KILLER. During his Birthday Moon on 5 March 2010, David hallucinated 41 portraits of ALEPH, THE SPELLER, THE KILLER and painted them in white ink by writing that UrText thousands of times on black LP sleeves. He discusses this, as well as other projects, how he learned Coptic, and how the death of loved ones has impacted his art. At the endof the podcast, listen to a song from David, The Dog is Unwell.

Direct download: Thelema_Now_David_Tibet_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:03am EDT

Thelema Now! Guest: Robert Buratti (45 minutes)

Australian art dealer Robert Buratti is making it his mission to get Aleister Crowley his due when it comes to his painting and artwork.  He has curated the first major exhibition of Aleister Crowley to tour Australia, featuring works previously exhibited at the Pompidou Centre and Palais de Tokyo, Paris. Find out why he thinks Uncle Al’s works deserve more exposure! To see more, visit www.aleistercrowley.com.au

Direct download: Thelema_Now_Robert_Buratti.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:19pm EDT