He was an influential neopagan witch, founder of the Museum of Witchcraft and friend of notorious occultist
Reports said when the woman conceived after some time, she went back to the occultist
who advised her to sacrifice a human being to thank the deity who had blessed her with child.
One early occultist
circle, the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn, attracted a number of notable members, including Bram Stoker, William Butler Yeats, and Algernon Blackwood (Owen 102).
Austin Osman Spare: The Occult Life of London's Legendary Artist provides a definitive account of the occultist
and artist of the Edwardian art world whose work was deemed that of a genius and the work of an immoral soul.
Earlier, he was convinced by an occultist
(pir) for presence of buried wealth.
This book is a history of alchemy in the West, beginning with Hellenistic Egypt and ending with the psychologizing and occultist
formulations of Jung, Eliade, and Regardie in the twentieth century.
Huckvale is not an occultist
, atheist, nor ascribes to any metaphysical beliefs, but is nonetheless interested in how occult practices/beliefs/symbols inspire music and express genuine emotions and existential needs.
The book also examines the peer's unusual relationship with occultist
Aleister Crowley, dubbed by the press at the time as "the wickedest man in the world" who built up a reputation as a disciple of the Devil.
JUST when former wild child Peaches Geldof looked to be settled with cute hubby, baby and babybump, she has become fascinated with a religion once led by an occultist
Dorothy Lawrence, who posed as a man to fight in the First World War, and Maria Teresa Ferrari de Miramar, a wife of occultist
Aleister Crowley, were also residents.
ANDREW O'Neill is a transvestite, vegan, anarchist, occultist
and heavy metal-loving comedian who's performed at comedy clubs, theatres and music festivals throughout the UK, Australia, the US and Europe.
He's been a Buddhist monk, a Hindu mystic and an occultist
in Central America.
Paracelsus has always been an enigmatic figure: a physician, botanist, alchemist, astrologer, and occultist
, with a reputation for both extreme drunkenness and piety.
Julian is a singer, poet, occultist
and photographer who has enjoyed a 30-year career in the rock business, and is described by his Bloomsbury book publishers as a "visionary rock musician and musicologist, hip archaeologist and one-time front man of the Teardrop Explodes".
50 Music: Rebel rouser This Scouse artistic chameleon has enjoyed a successful and varied 30 year career in the rock business as a singer, poet, occultist