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Halphas

Generated visuals for Halphas from Goetia using Midjourney from a mix of parsed text description & seal image prompts.

“(38.) Halphas, or Malthus. – The Thirty-eighth Spirit is Halphas, or Malthous (or Malthas). He is a Great Earl, and appeareth in the Form of a Stock-Dove. He speaketh with a hoarse Voice. His Office is to build up Towers, and to furnish them with Ammunition and Weapons, and to send Men-of-War to places appointed. He ruleth over 26 Legions of Spirits, and his Seal is this, etc.”—Halphas

Norton Classics Goetia Halphas

I’ve also created a new Hermeneuticon entry for Halphas, to which I’ve started adding images from this experiment. Here’s the first three upscaled images, and three 4up grids of them all.

Hermetic Library Goetia Halphas Midjourney 1

Hermetic Library Goetia Halphas Midjourney 2

Hermetic Library Goetia Halphas Midjourney 3

Hermetic Library Goetia Halphas Midjourney 4up 1

Hermetic Library Goetia Halphas Midjourney 4up 2

Hermetic Library Goetia Halphas Midjourney 4up 3

Phenex

Generated visuals for Phenex from Goetia using Midjourney from a mix of parsed text description & seal image prompts.

“(37.) Phenex. – The Thirty-Seventh Spirit is Phenex (or Pheynix). He is a great Marquis, and appeareth like the Bird Phoenix, having the Voice of a Child. He singeth many sweet notes before the Exorcist, which he must not regard, but by-and-by he must bid him put on Human Shape. Then he will speak marvellously of all wonderful Sciences if required. He is a Poet, good and excellent. And he will be willing to perform thy requests. He hath hopes also to return to the Seventh Throne after 1,200 years more, as he said unto Solomon. He governeth 20 Legions of Spirits. And his Seal is this, which wear thou, etc.”—Phenex

Norton Classics Goetia Phenex

I’ve also created a new Hermeneuticon entry for Phenex, to which I’ve started adding images from this experiment. Here’s the first three upscaled images, and three 4up grids of them all.

Hermetic Library Goetia Phenex Midjourney 1

Hermetic Library Goetia Phenex Midjourney 2

Hermetic Library Goetia Phenex Dall E 3

Hermetic Library Goetia Phenex Midjourney 4up 1

Hermetic Library Goetia Phenex Midjourney 4up 2

Hermetic Library Goetia Phenex Dall E 4up 3

Stolas

Generated visuals for Stolas from Goetia using Midjourney from a mix of parsed text description & seal image prompts.

“(36.) Stolas, or Stolos. – The Thirty-sixth Spirit is Stolas, or Stolos. He is a Great and Powerful Prince, appearing in the Shape of a Mighty Raven at first before the Exorcist; but after he taketh the image of a Man. He teacheth the Art of Astronomy, and the Virtues of Herbs and Precious Stones. He governeth 26 Legions of Spirits; and his Seal is this, which is, etc.”—Stolas

Norton Classics Goetia Stolas

I’ve also created a new Hermeneuticon entry for Stolas, to which I’ve started adding images from this experiment. Here’s the first three upscaled images, and three 4up grids of them all.

Hermetic Library Goetia Stolas Midjourney 1

Hermetic Library Goetia Stolas Midjourney 2

Hermetic Library Goetia Stolas Dall E 3

Hermetic Library Goetia Goetia Midjourney 4up 1

Hermetic Library Goetia Goetia Midjourney 4up 2

Hermetic Library Goetia Stolas Dall E 4up 3

Marchosias

Generated visuals for Marchosias from Goetia using Midjourney from a mix of parsed text description & seal image prompts.

“(35.) Marchosias. – The Thirty-fifth Spirit is Marchosias. He is a Great and Mighty Marquis, appearing at first in the Form of a Wolf having Gryphon’s Wings, and a Serpent’s Tail, and Vomiting Fire out of his mouth. But after a time, at the command of the Exorcist he putteth on the Shape of a Man. And he is a strong fighter. He was of the Order of Dominations. He governeth 30 Legions of Spirits. He told his Chief, who was Solomon, that after 1,200 years he had hopes to return unto the Seventh Throne. And his Seal is this, to be made and worn as a Lamen, etc.”—Marchosias

Norton Classics Goetia Marchosias

I’ve also created a new Hermeneuticon entry for Marchosias, to which I’ve started adding images from this experiment. Here’s the first three upscaled images, and three 4up grids of them all.

Hermetic Library Goetia Marchosias Midjourney 1

Hermetic Library Goetia Marchosias Midjourney 2

Hermetic Library Goetia Marchosias Midjourney 3

Hermetic Library Goetia Marchosias Midjourney 4up 1

Hermetic Library Goetia Marchosias Midjourney 4up 2

Hermetic Library Goetia Marchosias Midjourney 4up 3

Happy Thelemic New Year 2023!

Today was a day with a lot of milestones! First, happy Thelemic New Year 2023!

Hermetic Calendar Mar 20 2023 Annus V ix Thelemic New Year

As of March 20, 2023 at 21:24 UTC, this is year V:ix, which represents the docosade of Atu V, the Hierophant and the year of Atu IX, The Hermit.

This coincides with the astronomical Equinox, Spring in the Northern Hemisphere and Fall in the Southern.

Hermetic Calendar Mar 20 2023 Astronomical Equinox

hermetic-calendar-mar-20-2023-equinoxHermetic Calendar Mar 20 2023 Equinox

And, in 1904, at astronomical noon, in Cairo, Egypt, Aleister Crowley and Rose Kelly, aka Ouarda, performed the invocation of Horus, the Supreme Ritual, which became the Equinox of the Gods.

Hermetic Calendar Mar 20 2023 the Supreme Ritual

Hermetic Calendar Mar 20 2023 Equinox of the Gods

Furfur

Generated visuals for Furfur from Goetia using Midjourney and Dall-E from a mix of parsed text description & seal image prompts.

“(34.) Furfur. – The Thirty-fourth Spirit is Furfur. He is a Great and Mighty Earl, appearing in the Form of an Hart with a Fiery Tail. He never speaketh truth unless he be compelled, or brought up within a triangle, △. Being therein, he will take upon himself the Form of an Angel. Being bidden, he speaketh with a hoarse voice. Also he will wittingly urge Love between Man and Woman. He can raise Lightnings and Thunders, Blasts, and Great Tempestuous Storms. And he giveth True Answers both of Things Secret and Divine, if commanded. He ruleth over 26 Legions of Spirits. And his Seal is this, etc.”—Furfur

Norton Classics Goetia Furfur

I’ve also created a new Hermeneuticon entry for Furfur, to which I’ve started adding images from this experiment. Here’s the first three upscaled images, and three 4up grids of them all.

Hermetic Library Goetia Furfur Midjourney 1

Hermetic Library Goetia Furfur Midjourney 2

Hermetic Library Goetia Furfur Dall E 3

Hermetic Library Goetia Furfur Midjourney 4up 1

Hermetic Library Goetia Furfur Midjourney 4up 2

Hermetic Library Goetia Furfur Dall E 4up 3

Gaap

Generated visuals for Gaap from Goetia using MidJourney from a mix of parsed text description & seal image prompts.

“(33.) Gaap. – The Thirty-third Spirit is Gaap. He is a Great President and a Mighty Prince. He appeareth when the Sun is in some of the Southern Signs, in a Human Shape, going before Four Great and Mighty Kings, as if he were a Guide to conduct them along on their way. His Office is to make men Insensible or Ignorant; as also in Philosophy to make them Knowing, and in all the Liberal Sciences. He can cause Love or Hatred, also he can teach thee to consecrate those things that belong to the Dominion of Amayon his King. He can deliver Familiars out of the Custody of other Magicians, and answereth truly and perfectly of things Past, Present, and to Come. He can carry and re-carry men very speedily from one Kingdom to another, at the Will and Pleasure of the Exorcist. He ruleth over 66 Legions of Spirits, and he was of the Order of Potentates. His Seal is this to be made and to be worn as aforesaid, etc.”—Gaap

Norton Classics Goetia Gaap

I’ve also created a new Hermeneuticon entry for Gaap, to which I’ve started adding images from this experiment. Here’s the first three upscaled images, and three 4up grids of them all.

Hermetic Library Goetia Gaap Midjourney 1

Hermetic Library Goetia Gaap Midjourney 2

Hermetic Library Goetia Gaap Midjourney 3

Hermetic Library Goetia Gaap Midjourney 4up 1

Hermetic Library Goetia Gaap Midjourney 4up 2

Hermetic Library Goetia Gaap Midjourney 4up 3

Hermetic Library Goetia Gaap Midjourney 4up 4

Hermetic Library Goetia Gaap Midjourney 4up 5

Asmoday

Generated visuals for Asmoday from Goetia using MidJourney and Dall-E from a mix of parsed text description & seal image prompts.

“(32.) Asmoday. – The Thirty-second Spirit is Asmoday, or Asmodai. He is a Great King, Strong, and Powerful. He appeareth with Three Heads, whereof the first is like a Bull, the second like a Man, and the third like a Ram; he hath also the tail of a Serpent, and from his mouth issue Flames of Fire. His Feet are webbed like those of a Goose. He sitteth upon an Infernal Dragon, and beareth in his hand a Lance with a Banner. He is first and choicest under the Power of Amayon, he goeth before all other. When the Exorcist hath a mind to call him, let it be abroad, and let him stand on his feet all the time of action, with his Cap or Headdress off; for if it be on, Amayon will deceive him and call all his actions to be bewrayed. But as soon as the Exorcist seeth Asmoday in the shape aforesaid, he shall call him by his Name, saying: ‘Art thou Asmoday?’ and he will not deny it, and by-and-by he will bow down unto the ground. He giveth the Ring of Virtues; he teacheth the Arts of Arithmetic, Astronomy, Geometry, and all handicrafts absolutely. He giveth true and full answers unto thy demands. He maketh one Invincible. He showeth the place where Treasures lie, and guardeth it. He, amongst the Legions of Amayon governeth 72 Legions of Spirits Inferior. His Seal is this which thou must wear as a Lamen upon thy breast, etc.”—Asmoday

Norton Classics Goetia Asmoday

I’ve also created a new Hermeneuticon entry for Asmoday, to which I’ve started adding images from this experiment. Here’s the first three upscaled images, and three 4up grids of them all.

Hermetic Library Goetia Asmoday Midjourney 1

Hermetic Library Goetia Asmoday Midjourney 2

Hermetic Library Goetia Asmoday Dall E 3

Hermetic Library Goetia Asmoday Midjourney 4up 1

Hermetic Library Goetia Asmoday Midjourney 4up 2

Hermetic Library Goetia Asmoday Dall E 4up 3

Foras

Generated visuals for Foras from Goetia using MidJourney and Dall-E from a mix of parsed text description & seal image prompts.

“(31.) Foras. – The Thirty-first Spirit is Foras. He is a Mighty President, and appeareth in the Form of a Strong Man in Human Shape. He can give the understanding to Men how they may know the Virtues of all Herbs and Precious Stones. He teacheth the Arts of Logic and Ethics in all their parts. If desired he maketh men invisible, and to live long, and to be eloquent. He can discover Treasures and recover things Lost. He ruleth over 29 Legions of Spirits, and his Seal is this, which wear thou, etc.”—Foras

Norton Classics Goetia Foras

I’ve also created a new Hermeneuticon entry for Foras, to which I’ve started adding images from this experiment. Here’s the first three upscaled images, and three 4up grids of them all.

Hermetic Library Goetia Foras Midjourney 1

Hermetic Library Goetia Foras Midjourney 2

Hermetic Library Goetia Foras Dall E 3

Hermetic Library Goetia Foras Midjourney 4up 1

Hermetic Library Goetia Foras Midjourney 4up 2

Hermetic Library Goetia Foras Dall E 4up 3

Forneus

Generated visuals for Forneus from Goetia using MidJourney and Dall-E from a mix of parsed text description & seal image prompts.

“(30.) Forneus.—The Thirtieth Spirit is Forneus. He is a Mighty and Great Marquis, and appeareth in the Form of a Great Sea-Monster. He teacheth, and maketh men wonderfully knowing in the Art of Rhetoric. He causeth men to have a Good Name, and to have the knowledge and understanding of Tongues. He maketh one to be beloved of his Foes as well as of his Friends. He governeth 29 Legions of Spirits, partly of the Order of Thrones, and party of that of Angels. His Seal is this, which wear thou, etc.”—Forneus

Norton Classics Goetia Forneus seal image

I’ve also created a new Hermeneuticon entry for Forneus, to which I’ve started adding images from this experiment. Here’s the first three upscaled images, and three 4up grids of them all.

Hermetic Library Goetia Forneus Midjourney 1

Hermetic Library Goetia Forneus Midjourney 2

Hermetic Library Goetia Forneus Dall E 3

Hermetic Library Goetia Forneus Midjourney 4up 1

Hermetic Library Goetia Forneus Midjourney 4up 2

Hermetic Library Goetia Forneus Dall E 4up 3