The Ritual Path of Initiation into the Eleusinian Mysteries–Mara Lynn Keller

“The Ritual Path of Initiation into the Eleusinian Mysteries,” by Mara Lynn Keller, PhD, from the “The Sacred Feminine” issue of the Rosicrucian Digest. In this podcast, philosopher and thealogian Mara Lynn Keller explains in detail what it meant to partake in the Eleusinian Mysteries, a procession of rites and rituals celebrating Demeter and Persephone […]

The Oracles of Delphi–Grand Master Julie Scott

In this podcast, Grand Master Julie Scott leads us in visualizing: a world where women are celebrated as fonts of wisdom; a culture that values more than intellectual ways of knowing (for example, intuition, dreams, and synchronicities); teachers who encourage foresight to envision the greater path ahead, not just an immediate solution; sages who expect […]

Just Beneath the Surface: A Report on the Transdisciplinary Fume Research at the Temple of Apollo at Delphi–Elisa Cuttjonn, SRC

“Just Beneath the Surface: A Report on the Transdisciplinary Fume Research at the Temple of Apollo at Delphi” by Elisa Cuttjonn, SRC In addition to all of the ancient traditions surrounding the Oracle at Delphi, modern science has recently verified the geological and chemical bases of this revered site. This reading of Soror Cuttjonn’s study leads […]

“The Golden Verses of Pythagoras: A New Translation” by Steven Armstrong, FRC, MA, MDiv

“The Golden Verses of Pythagoras: A New Translation” by Steven Armstrong, FRC, MA, MDiv, from the “Mystical Italy” issue of the Rosicrucian Digest (Online Supplementals) In this podcast, following the latest scholarship, Frater Armstrong of the Grand Lodge staff presents a fresh translation of the venerable “Golden Verses of Pythagoras” which emphasizes the textual continuity of the verses. […]

Domina Rectina’s Library: Herculaneum’s Villa of the Papyri–Benefactor Taciturnus, FRC

“Domina Rectina’s Library: Herculaneum’s Villa of the Papyri” — by Benefactor Taciturnus, FRC, from the “Mystical Italy” issue of the Rosicrucian Digest The Villa of the Papyri in Herculaneum, buried on 79 CE like Pompeii by the explosive eruption of Mount Vesuvius, contains the only intact ancient Library from the ancient Greco-Roman world. The fascinating story […]

Piercing Truths: Pythagoras, Western Civilization, and Hope–Steven Armstrong, FRC

“Piercing Truths: Pythagoras, Western Civilization, and Hope”–Steven Armstrong, FRC, from the “Mystical Italy” issue of the Rosicrucian Digest. Civilizations do not just happen; they are created by those whose place it is to grow them, and when a civilization comes to an impasse, to pierce through to a new path. In this podcast, RCUI Instructor […]

Rosicrucianism and Stoicism–Grand Master Julie Scott, SRC

Rosicrucianism and Stoicism–Grand Master Julie Scott, SRC, from the “Sacred Italy” issue of the Rosicrucian Digest. Julie Scott. SRC serves as the Grand Master for the English Grand Lodge for the Americas, and as the Supreme Secretary of the Order. In the year 300 BCE, following a shipwreck in which he lost his fortune, Zeno, […]

Heraclitus and Democritus: The Weeping and Laughing Ancient Greek Philosophers–From a Rosicrucian Manuscript

In this reading from a Rosicrucian Manuscript, we learn about Heraclitus and Democritus, two Pre-Socratic Greek Philosophers who are known respectively as the Weeping and Laughing Ancient Greek Philosophers. Running Time: 17:23 | 6.3 MB Podcast Copyright © 2017 Rosicrucian Order, AMORC. All Rights Reserved. Posted by Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum @ 9/1/2017

From Lead to Gold: Hermes and Alchemy — Richard Smoley, Ph.D.

This podcast features an article from the June 2011 Hermetism issue of the Rosicrucian Digest. Hermeticism and alchemy lead us to inner and outer transformations. These practices have their roots in ancient Egypt and Greece. Well-known author and lecturer Richard Smoley considers how these ancient traditions affect us today. Running Time: 27:40 | 25.3 MB […]

Hermetism and Hermeticism: An Introduction — Staff of the Rosicrucian Digest

This podcast features an article from the June 2011 Hermetism issue of the Rosicrucian Digest. The Staff of the Rosicrucian Digest provides an introduction to one of the most popular and enduring mystical philosophies on Earth—the tradition attributed to Hermes Trismegistus. Running Time: 7:47 | 7.13 MB Podcast Copyright © 2011 Rosicrucian Order, AMORC. All […]