The Ancient One

Another of the fascinating characters I adore. This time it is a fictional comic book character who made his debut in “Strange Tales” July 1963. Born simply Yao in the Himalayas 500 yrs ago, the the sorcerer called “The Ancient One” yearned to study sorcery rather then religion. He learnt his craft in the […]

Aliester Crowley 1875-1947 (occultist/magician

Another of those fascinating historical characters Born into a wealthy family who owned a brewery. He was educated at Trinity college, Cambridge…he soon took an interest in Western Estoricism (various forms of Western philosophy, religion,art, literature,, music, spiritually,& magic). By the age of 23 he had joined the Esoteric ” Hermetic order of the golden […]