Author Archives: Mark Stavish

The Portae Lucis Method of Jean Dubuis

Portae Lucis Method of Jean Dubuis as presented at the 6th Annual Philosophers of Nature Conference, Colorado Springs, Co. 20 July 1997. Summary by Mark Stavish, M.A., Director of Research, ORA Project for The Stone Introduction Over the past several years, Jean Dubuis, founder of LPN and author of its lessons, has been developing a […]

Some Easter Ruminations

Some Easter Ruminations on Death, the Secret Fire, and the Body of Light by Mark Stavish Originally posted in 2013 and again in 2016. Easter is an interesting holiday deeply rooted, we are routinely reminded, in pagan cults and their attendant practices. While such recognition is important for our understanding, it often does little in […]

Institute for Hermetic Studies Fourth Annual Conference

Where: Virtual/Zoom Meeting When: Saturday, 01 May 2021 Times are in US Eastern Standard Time Admission: $45 if paid before April 15th, $50 thereafter. Thank you to the Louis Claude de St. Martin Fund of the Luzerne Foundation and other ‘Unknown Superiors” for their generous financial support for this conference. Speakers: David Metcalfe – Knowledge […]

Healthier Vibrations with Dr. Christie Smirl

We wade into the deep end of the pool with this interview and discuss topics mentioned in hush tones traditional teachings and often ignored in modern ones. An interview you will want to be sure to listen to. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H1LUiE2MWU4

Masonic Lite Podcast: An Interview With Mark Stavish

A fun interview about Freemasonry and esotericism. Trigger alert: all Masons will find something to yell about from the sidelines. There are also some fine recommendations for Pennsylvania Masons seeking to enhance their Masonic experiences beyond Blue Lodge. Also jokes, lots of jokes. https://www.masoniclite.com/post/episode-113-bro-mark-stavish-author?fbclid=IwAR2YjFjm2OSgRZ0hUycLPA77ms62IoFLUVvoE6dcwdvHKoXla7JGe2YwGAk