Interest in H.P. Lovecraft's fictional writings as an entry to a magickal universe continues to expand. His complex creation has been likened to a walled city. Now famed occult scholar Donald Tyson describes a unique approach to this world by providing thirteen "gates," or entryways into the world of the Necronomicon. Each of Tyson's thirteen gates reveals a different aspect of Lovecraft's creation and the great races, strange gods, inhuman monsters, and lost cities found scattered throughout his masterful writings. By meditating upon the illustrated sigil on each gate you will discover rich dreams and visions about the nature of what lies beyond the gateway.
Nothing like this has ever been attempted before. All of the information is drawn exclusively from the original works of Lovecraft. This ultimate magickal reference to the Necronomicon Mythos will be an invaluable practical reference manual for Witches, Pagans, and ritual magicians who want to make Lovcraftian elements part of their practices.
The idea of using the stars for magic and ritual is not new. Medieval texts included details about stars and constellations, and how to determine the optimal time to draw their influence into talismans for spells, healing, and other purposes. A small remnant of this remains today in the use of birthstone jewelry.
The stars have always had a... read this article