Author Archives: Mark Stavish

Alchemical Pathworking – A Paris of Long Ago

Alchemical Pathworking – A Paris of Long Ago Pathworking, or the contemplative process of connecting diverse ideas in our psyche through the use of symbols, has for many come to mean a somewhat purely abstract process. However, as we have shown in our book Kabbalah for Health and Wellness, pathworking can be achieved through several […]

New Thought and Modern Esotericism

New Thought and Modern Esotericism – A New Course from the Institute for Hermetic Studies “New Thought” has been a major esoteric force in the United States, playing a key role in occult teaching, self-help traditions, and influential religious organizations since the second half of the 19th century. Though New Thought is less well known […]

Forum Borealis Podcast on Egregores

My most recent interview on what has become a topic many are increasingly obsessed with, and maybe in a good way. I hope that you find this talk informative and helpful on your path. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=irYr2-jCNvk

IHS Annual Conference – May 14, 2022

Save the Date! IHS Fifth Annual Conference! May 14, 2022 The Institute for Hermetic Studies Fifth Annual Conference will be held on May 14, 2022 at the Hilton Garden Inn Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. The Hilton Garden Inn has been the home to several IHS Conferences and events and we look forward to returning there in 2022. […]

Conversation from the Edge with John White

An in-depth discussion with John White, IHS Board Member, 2021 Conference presenter, Jungian Analyst and Trainer. We discussed Jung, Freud, the power complex, sexuality (and sexual deviancy) in spirituality, virtue signaling, and the importance of good training and embodied virtues in the magical domain. https://www.patreon.com/posts/51636818/