Corpus Hermeticum: The Secret Sermon on the Mountain (The Initation of Tat) — translated by G. R. S. Mead

This podcast features an article from the June 2011 Hermetism issue of the Rosicrucian Digest. The Secret Sermon on the Mountain is the thirteenth tractate of the Corpus Hermeticum in the collection that has come to us through fifteenth century Constantinople. It is a dialogue between Hermes and his child Tat regarding mystical rebirth. The tractate concludes with a great invocation to the Divine.

Running Time: 18:59 | 5.93 MB
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An Introduction to the Corpus Hermeticum — John Michael Greer

This podcast features an article from the June 2011 Hermetism issue of the Rosicrucian Digest. Environmentalist and Hermetic scholar and practitioner John Michael Greer presents the context of the Renaissance rediscovery of the Corpus Hermeticum, as well as its contents and the significant role it played in the struggle for freedom of thought and mystical practice.

Running Time: 6:08 | 5.61 MB
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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
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The Hermetic Tradition — Joscelyn Godwin, Ph.D.

This podcast features an article from the June 2011 Hermetism issue of the Rosicrucian Digest. Leading esoteric scholar Joscelyn Godwin traces the outlines of the Hermetic Tradition from Thoth to Hermes Trismegistus, and its essential teachings. He demonstrates how the unique character of the tradition has enabled it to influence much of the Western world and its many paths.

Running Time: 18:33 | 16.98 MB
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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
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