Glossary

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Gate of Bethlehem

The state of the heart of those pupils whose true wish for salvation enable them to fully transform their lives. Thus they open their heart for Gnostic light, preparing the “stable” – the heart that has become ugly and dirty – for the birth of the inner Christ being. That is how Bethlehem becomes... Read more...

Gnosis

Gnosis means real inner knowledge. Gnosis is the highest knowledge, knowing God, being aware of the divine plan. The Gnosis is God’s breath: the spiritual plan of the universe in its pre-manifest state, the source of all things, Logos. Gnosis manifest appears in the image of spiritual power, love,... Read more...

Gnostic

Connected, referring to Gnosis. See also: Gnosis. Read more...

Golden head

One aspect of the living body of the young Gnosis, belonging to the inner stages of the seven-fold mystery school. This term signifies the resurrection space, the New Jerusalem, the new living space as well. Read more...

Golden miracle flower

The birth of divine light in the head sanctuary, in the open space behind the frontal bone, through which the seven brain cavities – filled completely with the light of Gnosis, the prana of life – like a rose of seven petals, provide the candidate who has gained new consciousness, with insight into... Read more...

Golden wedding dress

The light-robe of the soul reborn in Gnosis – the new soul – with which it is prepared to reunite with spirit. Read more...

Grand game

Cunning mirror-sphere plot organized on a large scale, with the aim of playing the return of the Lord by applying the entire set of otherworldly occult tools, evoking grand natural phenomena. As a result of this thoroughly prepared phenomenon of decline – accompanying our present cosmic day – we... Read more...

Group unity

The true unity of those who receive the living body of the Young Gnostic Brotherhood, what the essence of the Spiritual School demands is not some well-intentioned togetherness but the inner integrity of the new soul-life growing in Gnosis, manifesting in the new way of life in the spirit of the... Read more...

Heart sanctuary

Man’s head and heart were meant to be a consecrated workspace of God functioning in man once man has restored the connection with spirit, his Pimander. In accordance with this sublime mission, head and heart reunite as a true sanctuary through a full, fundamental, structural purification along the... Read more...

Heavenly realm

Heavenly realm, God’s kingdom: the divine system, the original life space of humanity from which man fell during a cosmic catastrophe (known as “falling in sin”). The deeply rooted desire in everyone for liberation (salvation) is directed to this realm. The strain of all the manifested, universal... Read more...

Hermes Trismegistos

The Three-times Mighty. Denotation of the sublime spirit-state where the 18 books of Corpus Hermeticum come from, among others, which was published along with the explanations of Jan van Rijckenborgh (The Egyptian Arch Gnosis 1-4). Read more...

Higher qualities

Among others the Mercury-consciousness, the consciousness of the spirit-soul (see the books entitled Egyptian Arch-Gnosis and The Coming New man) Read more...

Human spirit

The human spirit is the seed of the consciousness that is tied to the mortal nature. It is not identical to divine spirit which is part of the original human, from which only a seed has remained in the microcosm, the spirit spark atom. Read more...

Initiation cave

The main initiation cave of the old Qatar brotherhood, Bethlehem, or its remains, is in Southern France, at Ussat-Ornolac. The candidate who passed the Bethlehem initiation after years of preparation in the so-called Sacred Mountain (Montagne Sacrée) entered the conscious new state of the soul, the... Read more...

Integration

It basically means the fundamental unification with God according to the innermost being, through the process of transfiguration, entering the realm of soul-humanity. Read more...

Jan van Rijckenborgh

Grand Master of the Young Gnostic Brotherhood (1896-1968), his real name was Jan Leene (1896-1968). As co-founder and spiritual leader of the Lectorium Rosicrucianum his life’s work was building, together with Catharose de Petri (1902-1990), the International School of the Golden Rosycross. Jan van... Read more...

Ka

The God-man state of the beginning, the true divine human who is like the Father. This is how Egyptian mysteries call the light-soul or Black Osiris. Read more...

Kepler

Kepler, Mesnaut, Ka or symbolically: caterpillar, chrysalis and the perfect insect (butterfly or beetle). That is how Egyptians expressed the ancient path leading to the life-giving spirit state, the path of transfiguration. Qatars described the same with the words formation –reformation –... Read more...

Kundalini

A ring-shaped formation around the pineal gland, consisting of numerous tiny spherical foci. If the new electromagnetic current touches the head sanctuary through the primordial atom, the thymus and the blood, then these tiny foci that each have their own task, ability and effect, will radiate in... Read more...

Lapis ex coelis

According to an old legend the fall of Lucifer from heaven was so terrible that a branch of his light crown bumped against the stars and broke off. That’s how it dropped on the ground and snapped into a thousand pieces. A piece of this original celestial crown is the lapis ex coelis, the celestial... Read more...

Librum Naturae

The mystical denotement of Universal Teaching. The absolute knowledge, wisdom and power needed for walking the path that leads upwards. Read more...

Lipica

The firmament, the auric being represents the sum of all forces, values and commitments that have ever existed in the space of manifestation; this is the result of the different lives of appearing personalities. These forces, values and commitments together make the lights, the stars of our... Read more...

Living Body

Sometimes it is also called the New Gnostic Realm of Europe. This Gnostic astral area that was created from the pure astral material of the primordial beginning by the Young Gnostic Brotherhood together with the Universal Chain, which it is the youngest member of. Since it operates in two worlds –... Read more...

Logos

The intelligence directing the universe. The word from “in the beginning was the Word”. Read more...

Lucifer

The unknown soul fire, the unholy hydrogen. It is flaming in the subordinate self as a dialectic manifestation of the soul, and it is flaming in the superior self as well, in the auric fire god that radiates this unholy fire again and again into a new, mortal personality. Read more...

Macrocosm

The universe. According to the estimate of researches with the most modern space telescopes the universe is nearly 12 billion years old. All the elements found in the macrocosm can also be found in the microcosm. That is why Hermes Trismegistos, the Egyptian initiate says “as above so below, as it... Read more...

Main (head) sanctuary

Man’s seven brain cavities and the related endocrine glands (pineal, pituitary gland) structurally enable man’s renewal that starts in the heart and the fundamental process of change continues through the rebalanced heart-head connection. God gifted the original human with wisdom and common sense... Read more...

Mantram

A group of words that has a great impression when chanted in a certain state of consciousness or attitude. Mantras only have a liberating effect when used by people that are connected to the Gnosis, in the service of the Great Work. All other uses only call upon forces of nature, creating karma,... Read more...

Material sphere

The material sphere is the area where the elements of fire, earth, water and air are present – the zone where we reside in our material form. One part of the dialectic natural order. The other half is the mirror sphere or the beyond. Read more...

Mental body

In other words thought body, thinking ability. The fourth body of the dialectic man that, as opposed to the physical, etheric and astral bodies, is a still evolving, cloud-like formation. It is actually quite primitive, although the self believes it is very clever and all-knowing. Read more...

Microcosm

In its shorter form micros: man as minutus mundus, or small world, an extremely complex, spherical life system where we can distinguish, going from inside outward, the personality, the space of manifestation, the auric being and a sevenfold magnetic spiritual space. Microcosm, however, means the... Read more...

Mirror sphere

The mirror sphere (the beyond) is the space where the process between death and rebirth takes place, among others. In addition to the hell-space and the purification area (“purgatory”), the area unjustly called heaven and eternal life by the small and big religions of nature and occultism, is also... Read more...

Monad

The undividable spirit seed of the microcosm. The Monad has two poles: one in the heart – this is the primordial atom; the other can be found in the auric being. The two poles must unite in the process of transfiguration. Then a triple unity is created: the unity of spirit-soul-body. Read more...

Moon-brain consciousness

Ancient consciousness governed by the Moon, that resides in the plexus solaris and finds support only in a few centers of the head sanctuary. This was the consciousness of the Atlantean humanity until the middle of the Atlantean age. This state of consciousness is characterized by a very primitive... Read more...

Mystery planets

Uranus (discovered in 1781), Neptune (1846) and Pluto (1930) are the outer planets of our Solar System. As magnetic fields, they have a significant influence on the development of humanity and every single human. Uranus teaches us to think with the heart, Neptune breaks the blocked and rigid... Read more...

Natural realms

Minerals, plants, animals and humans constitute the natural realms perceptible with the senses. Their original form of manifestation is incomparable with the present one that has extremely been damaged and deformed by human behavior. Natural realms beneath humanity. Read more...

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