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Monthly Archives: July 2014

And there was Light! – Part II Minerva Art Academy

July 24th, 2014

And there was Light! (En er was Licht!) is an educational project by the Bibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica in collaboration with the Jan van Rijckenborgh School, the Hanzehogeschool Academie Minerva and the Theosophical Library Amsterdam, made possible through a grant from the Iona Foundation. And the Elohim said, let there be Light! And there was Light… On Friday May 9th, […]

Infinite Fire Webinar IX – Arthur Edward Waite: Bibliographer, Mystic and Magician of many parts

July 24th, 2014

This is the ninth and final episode of the first Infinite Fire webinar series to have been prepared in collaboration with the Center for the History of Hermetic Philosophy and Related Currents (HHP). In this webinar, Dr. Marco Pasi focussed on the famous British poet, mystic and occultist Arthur Edward Waite (1857-1942), a major figure in […]

Divine Wisdom – Divine Nature. The Message of the Rosicrucian Manifestoes in the visual language of the 17th century

July 11th, 2014

EXHIBITION This travelling anniversary exhibition of the Bibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica to celebrate the fourth centenary of the Rosicrucian Manifestoes examines the visual imagery that can be associated with the Rosicrucian movement. Never before was such complex imagery used to explore the relationship between God, Nature and Man. In this anniversary year, 400 years after the publication […]

Exhibition – ‘Worlds of Wisdom: an Encounter between Eastern and Western Wisdom’

July 3rd, 2014

‘East is East and West is West, and never the twain shall meet’, is the first and often quoted line from Rudyard Kipling’s The Ballad of East and West (1889), which is too often explained as pointing to the irreconcilable differences existing between the East and the West. In doing so, however, the last two lines of […]