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x    “Oculata Fides” (“The Eyes of Faith”?) from Gloria Crocodilis (1634)

x “Oculata Fides” (“The Eyes of Faith”?) from Gloria Crocodilis (1634)

The streams are labeled spirit, soul, and body. The Rosarium Philosophorum/The Rosary of the Philosopher is extensively quoted in later alchemical writings. It first appeared in print as the second volume of a larger work entitled De alchimia opuscula complura veterum philosophorum, in Frankfurt in 1550. As with many alchemical texts, its authorship is unknown.

The streams are labeled spirit, soul, and body. The Rosarium Philosophorum/The Rosary of the Philosopher is extensively quoted in later alchemical writings. It first appeared in print as the second volume of a larger work entitled De alchimia opuscula complura veterum philosophorum, in Frankfurt in 1550. As with many alchemical texts, its authorship is unknown.

Boethius’ Rota Fortuna or wheel of fortune casting a shadow over a dog; engraving emblematic of the black plague, ca. 1650.

Boethius’ Rota Fortuna or wheel of fortune casting a shadow over a dog; engraving emblematic of the black plague, ca. 1650.

Kali Yantra.  The symbol of Feminine energy-strength, power and clarity.

Kali Yantra. The symbol of Feminine energy-strength, power and clarity.

Representation of the inner state of a man, who is a servant of Sin, and suffers the devil to reign within him.

Representation of the inner state of a man, who is a servant of Sin, and suffers the devil to reign within him.

The Ouroboros or Uroborus is an ancient symbol depicting a serpent or dragon eating its own tail. The Ouroboros represents self-reflexivity or cyclicality, especially in the sense of something constantly re-creating itself, the eternal return, and other things perceived as cycles that begin anew as soon as they end (compare with phoenix).

The Ouroboros or Uroborus is an ancient symbol depicting a serpent or dragon eating its own tail. The Ouroboros represents self-reflexivity or cyclicality, especially in the sense of something constantly re-creating itself, the eternal return, and other things perceived as cycles that begin anew as soon as they end (compare with phoenix).

Hand of the Mysteries is the alchemical symbol for the transformation of man into god.

Hand of the Mysteries is the alchemical symbol for the transformation of man into god.

(100+) alchemy symbols | Tumblr

(100+) alchemy symbols | Tumblr

Inspired by the spiritual alchemy of the Rosicrucians, the Alchemical Tarot is full of alchemical symbolism and explains "the beliefs of the elixirs that make up the substance of life." Card art is hand-drawn in style reminiscent of comic books. By Robert M. Place

Inspired by the spiritual alchemy of the Rosicrucians, the Alchemical Tarot is full of alchemical symbolism and explains "the beliefs of the elixirs that make up the substance of life." Card art is hand-drawn in style reminiscent of comic books. By Robert M. Place

Alchemical scroll, England, s. XVI - Notice "the dragon held his tail in his mouth and drops of his blood fell into the silvery liquid below"

Alchemical scroll, England, s. XVI - Notice "the dragon held his tail in his mouth and drops of his blood fell into the silvery liquid below"