She was the second wife of science-fiction author L. Ron Hubbard , who would become the leader of the Church of Scientology. She joined as a teenager along with her older sister Helen. From to she had a turbulent relationship with her sister's husband John Whiteside Parsons , the head of the Pasadena O. Although she was a committed and popular member, she acquired a reputation for disruptiveness that prompted Crowley to denounce her as a " vampire. Ron Hubbard, whom she met through the O.
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Babalon - Wikipedia
It is now five years since I discovered my stele at Bulak, but now until I obtained certain initiation in the city of Benares last year did the memory of my life in the Twenty-Sixth Dynasty when I was prince and priest in Thebai begin to return. For without the perfect knowledge and understanding of that strange life by Nilus I cannot fully know and understand this later life, or find that Tomb which I am appointed to find, and do that therein which must be done. There fore with faith and confidence do I who was -- in a certain mystical sense -- the Priest of the Princes, Ankh-f-na-khonsu, child of Ta-nech, the holy and mighty one, and of Bes-na-Maut, priestess of the Starry One, set myself to tell myself the strange things that befell me in that life. At my birth Aphruimis in the sign of the Lion was ascending, and in it that strange hidden planet that presides over darkness and magic and forbidden love. The sun was united with the planet of Amoun, but in the Abyss, as showing that my power and glory should be secret, and in Aterechinis the second decanate of the House of Mast, so that my passion and pleasure should likewise be unprofance.
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In her most abstract form, she represents the female sexual impulse and the liberated woman. In the creed of the Gnostic Mass she is also identified with Mother Earth , in her most fertile sense. He believed in his life the Lady of Babalon was personified as Lady Leah Hirsig, who, after several portraits, was consecrated, taking the name Alostrael. Babalon is often described as being girt with a sword [ citation needed ] and riding the Beast.
June 21, e. It is therefore not considered to be a "Holy Book", however since it has proven its worth otherwise, and since an earnest member of the Argentum Astrum will follow the instructions in that class A note, we present it to you here. I have used it as part of planetary, and zodiac rituals for some time, and recomend it for this purpose.