4/4/13

The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn ®: Divine and Angelic Names: Common Errors

Share

0

More

Next Blog»

Create Blog

Sign In

THE HERMETIC ORDER OF THE GOLDEN DAWN ®
A N O FFI C I A L B L O G M A I NT A I NED FO R T HE HER M ET I C O R DER O F G O L DEN DA W N, A N I NT ER NAT I O NAL M AG I CAL FR AT ER NI T Y DEDI CAT ED T O T R AI NI NG I NI T I AT ES AND P R O V I DI NG R ES O UR C ES T O S T UDENT S O F T HE W ES T ER N ES O T ER I C T R A DI T I O N. NO FL A M E- W A R S O R DI S P A R A G I NG O F O T HER S W I L L EV ER B E T O L ER A T ED O R P O S T ED HER E.

TU E SDA Y, JU L Y 1 9 , 2 0 1 1

HOGD

Divine and Angelic Names: Common Errors
It is useful to remember that most books, even sacred books, contain errors. As magicians we are taught to examine everything with a discriminating eye. So we should not be surprised to find mistakes that have crept into treasured magical grimoires -- mistakes that have also found their way into the teachings of the Golden Dawn. One such example is the name Khamael: the Archangel of Geburah, whose name means "the Severity of God". Khamael is the protector of the wronged -- the Avenging Angel who pursues those who break both human and universal laws. He is associated with Divine justice and severity. Khamael is sometimes called "The right hand of God" -meeting out justice in order to restore a state of balance throughout the Tree of Life. He controls the aspects of burning and destroying in order to purify and preserve. William Grey erroneously stated that the root of this name was khab, which meant to suffer, to feel pain or make war. However, the original Archangel of Mars was Samael -- a name that MacGregor Mathers changed to Zamael in order to avoid connotations with the Qliphotic Samael. When the Qabalists began to assign Archangels to
order-of-the-golden-dawn.blogspot.com/2011/07/divine-and-angelic-names-common-errors.html

A BOUT HOGD

The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn is an International Order headquartered in the USA with temples across the globe. Established by Chic Cicero in 1977, the HOGD received initiatory lineage to the original Golden Dawn in 1982 through Israel Regardie, the modernday Order's mentor and Guiding
1/6

Adnakhiel. and Aral (Erel) are simply the singular forms of Seraphim. through a scribal error mistaking Hebrew Nun for Vav. Seraph. the copist made the error of transliterating the Greek name of CAMAHL as "Camael" rather than "Samael. has often been wrongly given as Hanael through confusion with Haniel. Inc. order-of-the-golden-dawn.YHVH Tzabaoth. Anael. In late Greek writing. Tarshishim. Other mistakes: The name of the Archangel of Venus. has been frequently misspelled as Advakhiel.html Light. HOGD. Air Dagger -. and Khamael. Archangel of Mars. where the n of Adnachiel could easily be set upside-down as a u. The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn. A B OU T H OG D. the correct Divine Hebrew names of the Elements for the Inner Order are actually given in the consecration rituals of these same implements (see Regardie.866.Adonai ha-Aretz." Still later. These are the Divine names intoned in the SIRP and they relate to the Sephiroth of Malkuth.Elohim Tzabaoth. Air Dagger -. has always been and continues to be the sole and exclusive owner of United States Trademark Registration No. Tiphareth. Yesod. it does help magicians destinguish between Samael. Water Cup -.Shaddai E Chai. Kerubim. Hod.2012 All materials on this Blog are copyright of the individual author or authors and may not be quoted or used without express written permission THE BOOK OF THE CONCOURSE OF THE W A TCHTOW ERS Where to Buy 2/6 .blogspot. Archangel of Evil. These are the Divine names given in the Outer Order Grade Ceremonies relating to the Sephiroth of Malkuth.ADONAI. Water Cup -. someone (perhaps a member of the Golden Dawn) backtransliterated Camael as kaph mem aleph lamed and thus was Khamael born. and Fire Wand -. INC. At some point this list was copied into Greek. the letter Sigma (the first letter in Samael) came to be drawn in the shape of a "C.EL.4/4/13 The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn ®: Divine and Angelic Names: Common Errors the Sephiroth. and Netzach. An error in Agrippa was long perpetuated in the Golden Dawn manuscripts. when the Greek list was copied into Latin. not Aral. COPYRIGHT NOTICE Copyright (C) 2011 . I N C." Even later. and the martial Samael was naturally assigned to Geburah. There has also been a lot of confusion regarding the Divine Hebrew names that are to be painted on the Four Elemental Weapons of the Zelator Adeptus Minor.ELOHIM. Finally. and Erelim. Zamael. The Golden Dawn. Archangel of Netzach. Chesed.034. However. Tharsis. is a Florida non-profit corporation founded in 1988 by Charles "Chic" Cicero. in which the two names Ariel and Aral were swapped. the names on the implements are: Earth Pentacle -. According to Wang's book The Secret Temple. producing Aduachiel. which also have elemental associations. Archangel of Geburah. for the trademark "The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn" and design. The same error also occurred in Renaissance Latin typesetting. 2.YHVH. And although it originated as an error in transliteration. Many adepts of the HOGD are prominent esoteric authors and respected members of the greater Golden Dawn community. someone attributed a list of Planetary Archangels to their corresponding Sephiroth. The name of the Archangel of Sagittarius.com/2011/07/divine-and-angelic-names-common-errors. Cherub. and Fire Wand -. 324). This confusion was perpetuated because the four Rulers of the Elements have generally not been recognized as the names of Orders of Angels. They are: Earth Pentacle -. the correct name of the Angel of Elemental Fire is Ariel ("the Lion of God").

2011 at 8:48 AM Good post.NYC area / Long Island The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn .NYC / Manhattan The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn in Britain The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn in London The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn in Canada The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn in Italy 4 COM M EN TS : Petitor Sapientai July 21. or at least understand where they came from and what is really intended. Petitor.M.Official Website .html LVX.com/2011/07/hebrewerrors-in-golden-dawn.USA Headquarters The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn .blogspot. Happy to be of service. 2011 at 7:23 AM ► December (2) ► September (2) ► August (2) ▼ July (2) Divine and Angelic Names: Common Errors Invoking the Seven Lights Thanks Dean. but there are many of them out there. here's a few more examples: http://mishkan-ha-echad. I think it's important that modern students correct mistakes.4/4/13 The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn ®: Divine and Angelic Names: Common Errors and Geburah. (Kathleen Raine's book Yeats. Tabatha Reply order-of-the-golden-dawn. and the Golden Dawn shows a picture of William Bulter Yeats' Earth Pentacle inscribed with the Divine Name Adonai -not Adonai ha-Aretz.com/2011/07/divine-and-angelic-names-common-errors. Reply Dean Wilson July 24. 2011 at 11:52 AM Thank You. USEFUL L INKS Azoth Art Hermetic Fellowship Hermetic Virtues The Alchemy Website G OL DE N DA W N L I N KS P O S T ED B Y T A B A T HA A T 7: 17 P M The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn . Reply CONTRIBUTORS Chic Cicero Tabatha BL OG A RCHIV E ► 2013 (2) ► 2012 (12) ▼ 2011 (13) Tabatha July 26. Dean. LVX.blogspot.html 3/6 . They are also the Divine names that should be painted on the four elemental weapons of the Z.A. The Tarot. I like this post but would love to see more examples. You inspired me to blog about a few other errors I could think of off the top of my head.

com/2011/07/divine-and-angelic-names-common-errors. very valuable contribution.4/4/13 The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn ®: Divine and Angelic Names: Common Errors mist January 3. A Question though: How does one actually break a universal law? Reply ► June (3) ► May (1) ► March (1) FOL L OW ERS E n t e ry o u rc o m m e n t .html 4/6 .blogspot. . 2012 at 1:55 PM Great blog entry. . Join this site w ith Google Friend Connect Members (103) More » Comment as: Google Account Publish Preview Already a member? Sign in Newer Post Home Older Post M Y BL OG L IST Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Renaissance Astrology "Traditional Astrology"? 5 hours ago Llewellyn Unbound Preparing a Deck for Use 9 hours ago Gleamings from the Golden Dawn Ciceros in Toronto July 2013 23 hours ago Ananael » Blood Substitute – Solomonic ‘Omiero’ The WM T and Wicca 1 day ago SANDHILLS Tablet of Union 3D 4 days ago Isiopolis Happy Resurrection Day 5 days ago Light of a Golden Day Tefilat Tal 6 days ago order-of-the-golden-dawn.

blogspot.html 5/6 .A Golden Dawn Blog A Special Thanks to the HOGD and The Ciceros 9 months ago Path to the Stars Anniversary for the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn 9 months ago FOLLOW BY EMA IL Email address..4/4/13 The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn ®: Divine and Angelic Names: Common Errors Nick Farrell's Blog The Dark Night of the Soul 1 week ago Mishkan ha-Echad M agic and Failure 1 week ago Gareth Knight News & Ideas Camelot Revisited 3 weeks ago Magic of the Ordinary M e over at Occult of Personality 1 month ago Mike's Prattle Collection Pictures (1) 1 month ago Mary K.com/2011/07/divine-and-angelic-names-common-errors. Greer's Tarot Blog Reminder: Webinar Tomorrow 2 months ago The Rosicrucian Vault The Dodecahedron of Space 4 months ago Societas Rosicruciana in America ® Desiderata 4 months ago A Golden Dawn Magician's Thoughts The Lighter Side of Evocation 8 months ago Flight of Hermes.. Submit NOTE: All views expressed on this blog are those of the author alone unless order-of-the-golden-dawn.

blogspot. © 2012 Sandra Tabatha Cicero M Y W EBRINGS THE GOLDEN DAW N W EBRI N G < PR EV / TALK / LI KE / S I TES / JOI N / S UR PR I S E / NEXT > Search V I S I T A CO M P L E T E L I S T O F WE B RI NG M E M B E RS HI P S HE RE POW ER ED BY W EBR I NG.html 6/6 . order-of-the-golden-dawn.com/2011/07/divine-and-angelic-names-common-errors.4/4/13 The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn ®: Divine and Angelic Names: Common Errors otherwise stated.