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* woodcut from The Book of Chronicles and Stories taken from Stammler’s Die Totentänze

Kali (meaning black) is the goddess of time. She is usually depicted in form of a four-armed woman in absolute age, eyes red with intoxication and her tongue rolling. She wears a garland of human heads is either naked or wearing a skirt of human hands. She is popularly depicted standing on top of Lord Shiva, her consort. Despite her fierce form, her devotees believe her to be most kind and loving.

travels with persephone: Goddesses in the Dirt: Kali - Death. Got your attention yet?

This borders on being too scary for my middle grade stories, but if this creature existed in my novels would it be an Air creature or a Water creature? Possibly neither. I think it would be a Moon creature.

Cthulhu Ballpoint Sketch by Nathaniel Wilson Drax just pointed me out to a Wordcount for Lovecraft’s Favorite Words , heh!

“As above, so below, as within, so without, as the universe, so the soul” ~ Hermes Trismegistus

The Kybalion by Hermes Trismegistus (Esoteric Alchemy Audio Book) Hermeticism

Alchemical Emblems, Occult Diagrams, and Memory Arts: The Inner Geometry of Alchemical Emblems

Alchemical Emblems, Occult Diagrams, and Memory Arts: Alchemical Caves

Guillaume Pujolle

Guillaume Pujolle

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