Secrets of the Lost Symbol is an essential resource for Dan Brown fans that want to know the facts behind the fiction.
From Abramelin the Mage to the Zohar, this encyclopedic, unofficial companion guide to The Lost Symbol uncovers the forgotten histories of arcane traditions that have shaped—and still inhabit—our modern world.
Discover the truth about Freemasonry—a major theme in Brown's bestselling novel—including its rituals, temples, and infamous members such as the legendary Albert Pike. Get the real story behind the Rosicrucians, the Temple of Solomon, ancient occult rites, and more featured in Dan Brown's The Lost Symbol.
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