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Anubis in late antiquity

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The Egyptian God Anubis developed unique traits in the Ptolemaic & Roman periods, as a result of syncretism with the Greek Hermes in his chthonic aspect. As Hermes-Anubis or Hermanubis, the God’s iconography evolved considerably within Greek & Roman adaptations of Egyptian religion, and he took on the additional role of intermediary between the living and the dead & the Gods, which extended into magical contexts. Full text on Academia.edu

First steps in Greco-Egyptian magic

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Newcomers to the PGM invariably wonder what practices they should first take up. The methodology here is based on my initial approach around 2011-2012, and I can attest to its transformative effects when done regularly & diligently. Essential, first-stage, regular practices: - The adoration to the sun God Phrê for success (PDM XIV, 475-480)     - The adoration to the Lord of the Universe (Corpus Hermeticum I) - The Recitation of the Heptagram (alignment with the 7 vowels, PGM XIII, 824-835) - The Hidden Stele (PGM IV 1115) - The Secret Hymn / Hymn of   Rebirth (Corpus Hermeticum XIII) - The prayer of Thanksgiving (The Perfect Discourse) At the end of this post, I included my versions of these. You can incorporate all the above into a daily regime as follows. Recite the adoration to Phrê eastward seven times right after waking up; perform the Heptagram while showering (even if you're in a confined space, simply pivot on your axis); toward midday recite the ador

Jewish healing magic for 2020

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From Shorshê ha-Shemôt & Sefer ha-ḥésheq I- Against plagues & pestilence § The name Tzodenlobaš , a notariqon of parts of Genesis 43:11, is said to be effective against plagues, when combined with its permutations Pogemko’ar / Fogemko ’ ar & Qohesmogat ( ṢDNLBŠ PGMKAR QHSMGT ) § The name RWṬA (רִוּטְאֹ), vocalized Riwuṭ’ô , is said to guard against plagues § The formula Wazefe Hla’a Fā‘abā Beyib Be’emi Webāhi Wahāwa , derived from Exodus 12:27, is said to be efficacious against plagues.   § DGZBNṬ ( Děgězběněṭ ) is an ATBaSh permutation of the second section of the 42 lettered Name ( QR‘ŠṬN ), and used for deliverance from plagues. § ḤSḤSYH ( Ḥas-ḥasyah ), is the 5th secret name of the archangel Metatron in Eliezer of Worms’ Sefer ha-ḥéšeq . It is also the name whereby Adam guarded himself against pestilence, on account of having the same numerical value as mqṭb (‘from pestilence’, 151).   § ṢBNYH ( Tzabanyah ) is the 70th name of Metatron from Sefer ha-ḥéšeq , and us

A database of Greco-Egyptian divine names

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A database of Greco-Egyptian divine names Secret Names of Deities Deity Names Agathodaimon HARPONKNOUPHI BRINTANTÊNÔPHRI BRISKULMA ARAOUAZARBA MESENKRIPHI NIPTOUMI KHMOUMAÔPHI; SATRAPERKMÊPH; PHRÊ ANÔI PHÔRKHÔ PHUUU RORPSIS OROKHÔÔI; ANOKH AIEPHE SAKTIETÊ BIBIOU BIBIOU SPHÊ SPHÊ NOUSI NOUSI SEÊE SEÊE SIETHÔ SIETHÔ OUN KHOUNTIAI SEMBI IMENOUAI BAINPNOUN PNOUTH TOUKHAR SOUKHAR SABAKHAR ANA IEOU ION EON THÔTH-Ô OUTHRO THRÔRESE ERIÔPÔ IUÊ AÊ IAÔAI AEÊIOUÔ AEÊIOUÔ ÊOKH MANEBI KHUKHIÔ ALARAÔ KOL KOL KAATÔN KOLKANTHÔ BALALAKH ABLALAKH OSERKHENTHE MENTHEI BOULÔKH BOULÔKH OSERKHENTE MENTHEI Anubis/Hermanubis PHRIX IX ANAXIBROX, AMBROX, EBORXXON, NBROKHRIA, PSÊRIPHTHA ; SRITSI SRITSI ABRITSI Aphrodite/Hathor NEPHERIÊRI ILAOUKH OBRIÊ LOUKH TLOR ILARA OUKH ; ARRÔRIPHRASI GÔTHÊTINI ; THNOBOKHOU THORITHE STHENEPIÔ SERTHENEBÊÊI Asclepius KHAUAPS ÔAEIAPS ÔAIS LUSIPHTHA