“Michelangelo’s Piazza del Campidoglio” David M. Aguilera, FRC, PhD, ABPP

“Michelangelo’s Piazza del Campidoglio” David M. Aguilera, FRC, PhD, ABPP, from the “Mystical Italy” issue of the Rosicrucian Digest Michelangelo’s magnificent design for the Piazza del Campidoglio on Rome’s Capitoline Hill was only completed in the 1940s. Its stately curvilinear lines with twelve points suggest the astrological influence of Marsilio Ficino, among other references. In this […]

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 […]

Leonardo da Vinci: Artist, Scientist, Mystic — by the Staff of the Rosicrucian Research Library

“Leonardo da Vinci: Artist, Scientist, Mystic” — by the Staff of the Rosicrucian Research Library, from the “Mystical Italy” issue of the Rosicrucian Digest Leonardo da Vinci (April 15, 1452 – May 2, 1519) typifies the art, science, and spiritual yearnings of the Italian Renaissance. During this vibrant transitional period, medieval Western Europe was reawakening to the […]

Grand Temple History

In celebration of 2017’s 90th Anniversary of Rosicrucian Park, this recording recounts the Grand Temple’s History from the recent Rosicrucian Digest. Go here to see the illustrations mentioned. Running Time: 42:45 | 102.6 MB Podcast Copyright © 2018 Rosicrucian Order, AMORC. All Rights Reserved. Posted by Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum @ 1/1/2018 https://05e6b1c102dbcd79bf13-67072af94092b78a0b24cb0f4d5139b1.ssl.cf5.rackcdn.com/Digest%202017%20No.%202%20Grand%20Temple%20History.mp3

We Did It! — Julie Scott, SRC

Soror Julie Scott, Grand Master of the English Grand Lodge for the Americas and Supreme Secretary of AMORC, reflects on the extraordinary projects that have been accomplished at Rosicrucian Park since the 75th Anniversary of the Park in 2002. In 2002, on the occasion of the seventy-fifth anniversary of the founding of Rosicrucian Park, the […]

The History of Rosicrucian Park–David Cherveny, FRC

This year marks the ninetieth year of Rosicrucian Park as the focus of Rosicrucian activity in North America and around the world. The word, focus, is a most apt description since, in the households of ancient Rome, the hearth (focus in Latin) was the center of the home. Sacred to the goddess Vesta, whose virtues […]

Rosicrucian Ritual–Daniel Gautier, FRC

This artwork and verse are a hymn of praise and thanksgiving. It is my inevitably inadequate attempt to describe my own inner experiences and give thanks for that mystic Ascent and Union with the Cosmic Pleroma, which lies at the center of our Souls. — Daniel Gautier, FRC The accompanying music for this meditation is also by […]

Ainu: The Indigenous People of Northern Japan–Atsushi Honjo, FRC

Ainu: The Indigenous People of Northern Japan Atsushi Honjo, FRC Grand Master of the Japanese Grand Lodge In this podcast, which is a reading of his presentation at the AMORC World Convention in San Jose, Grand Master Atsushi Honjo introduces us to the Ainu worldview, with its striking relationship to the environment, to the Divine, […]

The Kabbalistic Order of the Rose-Croix–Christian Rebisse, F.R.C.

In his book, Rosicrucian History and Mysteries, Christian Rebisse describes the many traditions that contributed to what would become the Rosicrucian Order, AMORC and to some extent the Traditional Martinist Order. The excerpt below briefly describes the history of the Kabbalistic Order of the Rose-Croix and its founders who greatly influenced both traditions. Running Time: 7:50 | […]

Beauty in Art or the Art of Beauty – Christian Bernard, F.R.C.

In this podcast, Christian Bernard, Imperator of The Rosicrucian Order, AMORC, invites us to develop our perception of the transcendental nature of beauty, which can be a powerful tool to carry us closer to Divine Wisdom. Running Time: 7:20 | 10 MB Podcast Copyright © 2012 The Rosicrucian Order, AMORC. All Rights Reserved. Posted by […]