Glossary

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Nature being

Human born from matter, submitted to the laws of dialectic nature. Read more...

Nature of death

To live – truly live! – means eternity. In our present living space, however, the law of constant change and crumble dominates. What is born here will walk the path of decay from the first moment of life. Therefore what we call our life is only illusory, being mistaken, that there’s no use holding... Read more...

Negation

What Paul calls dying daily. This is the situation when we withdraw our interest from everything that is from this world, including our own self. Constantly, with every action, saying no to the natural bustle of our blood. This kind of attitude only has meaning if it is the logical consequence of... Read more...

New gnostic empire

The gnostic astral space built from the original, pure astral matter by the young gnostic Brotherhood in cooperation with the Universal Chain. Its activity that extends to two regions, our world (or the seventh cosmic region) and the resurrection area of the sixth cosmic region, enables those who... Read more...

Noverosa

A focus point of Lectorium Rosicrucianum, the youth conference spot in Doornspijk, Holland. Read more...

Occitan

In the Middle Ages it was the name of the part of France called Languedoc. Toulouse was the capital of this independent region. Among others the current Upper-Garonne, Aude, Tarn, Upper-Loire etc. belonged here. After the so-called crusade against the Albigensians (Qatars), in 1271 the king annexed... Read more...

Osiris

At the “Egyptian heritage” we said about the Egyptian Mysteries that they reminded the fallen human about his universal origin, the only-begotten Son of God. The Egyptians called the path that the lost son must turn to, in order to get to the Father, the path from the green Osiris to the black... Read more...

Our Father

The Qatars were saying this prayer according to the Gospel of Luke. They thought it was unnecessary to add “thy will be done” and “deliver us from evil”, saying that Jesus gave this prayer to the disciples whose only law was the will of God, besides “thy kingdom come” already says it all. Because... Read more...

Pelikan Conference Center

An important center of the European mystery school in Úny, Hungary. Read more...

Pentagram

The pentagon. The symbol of the human reborn in soul, with the star of Bethlehem shining above. The five branches of the star are closely related to each other. These are the light points of the renewed man: the chakras of the head, hands and feet. In the old figures the right side was always left... Read more...

Perfects

These Qatar monks were called Bonshommes (Good people). The perfects achieved the reborn soul that has found its Pimander. Read more...

Personality being

Man is a system that consists of the following four bodies: physical body (material body), etheric body (life body), astral body (emotional body) and mental body (thought body or thinking ability). These together constitute the personality being. These four bodies are almost only controlled by the... Read more...

Personality in the order of necessity

As a result of the immeasurable cosmic tragedy known as “the fall”, the part of the human life wave that lost touch with spirit was no longer able to maintain itself in its original living space. Thus it became prisoner of the unwise nature, regarding itself a part of it, belonging to it. To... Read more...

Pimander

Poimandres in Greek. The spirit that brings to life, that manifests for – and through – the reborn soul-being (see spirit-soul). This manifestation has two kinds: the sevenfold nuclear radiation of the microcosm takes shape by entering the head sanctuary; later, once the sanctification took place (... Read more...

Pinealis

Pineal gland, in Latin glandula pinealis, that is located in the middle under the skull bone. It is the location of the Christ beam together with the kundalini that only reacts to the true spirit light. The place of inner enlightenment – when it becomes an open gate – through which God’s rays of... Read more...

Pistis Sophia

Gnostic gospel from the 2nd century AD – Valentinus is said to be its author – describing the only way of redemption in Christ, the path of transmutation and transfiguration very clearly, to the tiniest detail. Read more...

Planetary Logos

The lord of the original, intact, divine planet. The planet Earth we know comes from this holy Land, like a “school”. This is where the microcosm has to complete its “studies” before it can return, purified and cured-restored (sanctified), to the original life space, the state before the fall. The... Read more...

Prana

Life force. There is prana for liberation as well. This is about the divine flows of love provided by the Gnosis. There is also prana of death, these streams appear due to the life directed at the mundane and we attract them to us with this way of life, which then keeps tying us to the wheel of... Read more...

Primordial remembrance

The memory of man’s original spiritual property. The phenomenon and its effect can be desecrated, caricatured or even dangerous. It gives man an irrepressible tendency to observe the hidden side of things. This primordial remembrance motivates us to know the why, where and how, and this is why a... Read more...

Pulmonary circulation

The circulation, in material terms, going from the right ventricle through the lungs artery into the lungs (where the carbon-dioxide-oxygen exchange takes place) then leading to the left ventricle. In spiritual terms, it means a light-force path called upon by the rose of the heart, that reaches... Read more...

Pure ones

The “pure”, perfect ones – was how they called those who completed the reformation in their own being on the path of Christian mysteries and then, serving humanity and the world, and thus as true disciples of Christ, ascended on the trail of stars, the path of transformation (or transfiguration)... Read more...

Renova

An important center of the Western mystery school in Lage Vuursche, Holland. Read more...

Reproduction

Unfolding all the resting forces and abilities. Referring to the mission given to humanity at the time, which was then pulled down fully to the material level due to humanity’s fallen condition. “Be fruitful and multiply”…This mission gave the pure spirits that were going out to make the divine... Read more...

Rose of the heart

Mystic reference to the spirit spark atom; also called primordial atom or Christ-atom. It is approximately at the highest point of the right atrial and is the geometric center of the microcosm. This is a shrunken remainder of the original, divine life. The Rose of the Heart that is also called... Read more...

Rotten saltpetre

The German philosopher Jakob Boehme (1572-1624) calls the deteriorated, sinful matter of our material world this way. Read more...

Rozenhof

The center of the Western European mystery school’s inner work in Santpoort, Holland. Read more...

Sabartez

The name of the south-eastern part of Ariége county in the Pyrenees. Read more...

Sacred Sevenfold-Spirit

The third aspect of the divine that manifests in a trinity. This is the Father’s all-embracing love that is manifested by the Son and that flows onto the fallen humanity in the form of a huge sevenfold radiation space to save what has been lost. This is the Universal Seven-Force that is manifested... Read more...

Scarabeus

The candidate of the old Qatar initiation was accompanied by the scarabeus on the path of Kepler-Mesnaut-Ka, the path of the green Osiris. Symbol of rebirth, resurrection. Read more...

Seed of Jesus

The classic Rosicrucian manifesto, Fama Fraternitatis R.C. calls the spirit spark atom this way. See also: Rose of the heart, spirit spark atom Read more...

Self

The sum of experience gained in the dialectic living space. Currently it is the power that holds the personality-being in its fist. Read more...

Serpent fire

The fire of matter-spirit and consciousness circulating in the spine, the creative force of the biological consciousness that controls the entire human manifestation with the help of the nervous system. The brain-spinal cord system, the home of spiritual or consciousness fire is also called the... Read more...

Serpentarius

The constellation of the Serpent (and Ophiuchus) in Latin that, together with the Swan (Cygnus), creates a magnetic field where essential development takes place for the world and humanity. During our galaxy’s journey through interstellar space, humanity arrived at this time into the impact range... Read more...

Seven-armed candelabrum

The mystical denotation of the seven lights that burn in the three sanctuaries (head, heart and pelvis) and determine the human manifestation stimulated by the twelve auric lights. Read more...

Soul

The ‘soul’ has different types that always belong to a certain aspect of the personality: that of the animal, the blood, the intellect etc. These souls are mortal and disintegrate after the biological death. Rosicrucians, however, also speak of another ‘soul’, the ‘immortal soul’, the link between... Read more...

Spirit

There is a permeating threefold spiritual principle in the cosmos. It represents the (1) leading principle, the divine will, (2) the constructive and maintaining principle, the divine wisdom and love, (3) the shaping principle, divine efficacy. This central spirit manifests in a threefold spirit-... Read more...

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