BOOK ONE: The Sinister Current In The East
I. Vama Marga \u2014 Foundations Of The Left-Hand Path 17
II. Awakening The Serpent \u2014 Initiation In The Left-Hand Path 59
III. In The Temple Of The Nine Gates \u2014 Ecstatic Rites Of The Left-Hand Path
94 BOOK TWO: The Sinister Current In The West
IV. In the Beginning Was The Word \u2014 Decoding The Language Of Western Magic 146
V. At The Left Hand Of Christ \u2014 The Holy Whore And The Gnostic Magus 168
VI. Eastern Secrets And Satanic Pleasures \u2014 The Left-Hand Path And The Modern Magical Revival
VII. Sex Sex Sex & 666 \u2014 Aleister Crowley: Adept Of The Left-Hand Path? 259
Cults Of The Scarlet Woman \u2013 The Left-Hand Path In The Modern
BOOK THREE: The Sinister Current in Action
Sex-Magical Self-Initiation \u2014 A Crash Course For The Kali-Yuga
Of Orgies Ancient & Modern \u2014 Group Sex Magic
Pain/Lust \u2013 The Rites Of Dominance And Submission
About The Cover/About The Authors
Nikolas & Zeena Schreck
ISBN 1-84068 -061 -X
Published 2002 by Creation Books
Copyright \u00a9 Nikolas & Zeena Schreck 2002
All world rights reserved
All quotations by Aleister Crowley are copyright \u00a9 Ordo Templi Orientis.
Cover: The Robing Of The Bride by Max Ernst (ADAGP/SPADEM, Paris).
For the Order of Babalon, the Order of Sekhmet and their allies.
Dedicated to the Memories of Baron Julius Evola, who began the
work of awakening the left-hand path in the West, and Cameron, who
served as avatar for the West's sleeping Shakti force. Our grateful
appreciation to the many individuals who assisted us during the
research and preparation phases of this book, including D. M.
Saraswati, Janet Saunders, Ananda Parikh, Kevin Rockhill, Brian G.
Lopez, Michael A. Putman, Curtis Harrington, Kevin Fordham, Nancy
Hayes, Lorand Bruhacs, Forrest J Ackerman, Peter-R. Koenig, Dr.
Stephan Hoeller, Walter Robinson, Laurie Lowe, Jeanne Forman, Dr.
George Grigorian, The Vienna and Paris WO Dens, the staff at the
Berlin Staatsbibliothek, Tibet House, Leon Wild,
and James Williamson.
The sexual and magical activities described in this book are intended exclusively for
application by adults who have reached the age of majority, and should only be
performed on a consensual basis by individuals possessing sound physical and
mental health. Recommendations suggesting that the reader undertake proper
training in physical activities that might prove injurious are intended seriously.
Neither the authors nor the publisher of this book can assume any liability or
responsibility for any harm that might come to the reader as a consequence of the
experiments outlined herein.
(The Eternal Feminine draws us onwards.)
Dr. Faust, in Goethe's Faust II
The book before you is a guide in the sense that it will escort you on
The route we will be taking passes through vistas of strange beauty
and across perilous chasms. It is known as the left-hand path. Few have
traveled this road, and fewer still have reached its final, distant destination.
Unfortunately, most previously available maps of this mysterious
terrain have been drafted by those who have never even stepped upon the
path. Yet they'll warn you of the terrible dangers confronted along the way,
suggesting that its arduous passage only leads to the darkest of dead-ends.
Such faulty cartographers will caution you that the only souls to be
encountered on this ill-lit thoroughfare are fools, lunatics, scoundrels, and
thieves. (Indeed, there may be some truth to that last admonition, but the born
adventurer will not be dissuaded so easily.)
There are other maps, offered by slightly less timid souls, that bear a
closer semblance to reality. However, these guides breezily point out only the
most comforting tourist attractions on the sight-seeing itinerary. All dark
alleys, disreputable neighborhoods, and red light districts are kept safely out
of view, deemed unfit for public consumption. Such squeamishness permits
the explorer only a carefully expurgated outlook. Furthermore, the
specifications found on this sort of map are frequently so convoluted that the
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