en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Western_esotericism

Western esotericism, also called esotericism, esoterism, and sometimes the Western mystery ... Prominent groups in this century included the Theosophical Society and the ... Modern Paganism developed within occultism, and includes religious .... it would only be accessible through 'esoteric' spiritual practices, and could ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Occult

The occult is "knowledge of the hidden" or "knowledge of the paranormal", as opposed to facts ... The terms esoteric and arcane can also be used to describe the occult, ... In this usage, "the occult" is a category into which varied beliefs and ... These were grouped together because, according to the historian of religion ...

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Extensive esoteric archives covering Enochian and other forms of Western Esoterica. ... The Kabbalah Centre is a spiritual and educational organization based ...

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Jun 20, 2016 ... Western esotericism, the belief in occult and hidden knowledge, has existed ... and small, occult NRMs such as the Theosophical Society and the Order of ... Sutcliffe's Children of the New Age: A History of Spiritual Practices.

www.thoughtco.com/occultism-western-occult-tradition-95693

Apr 13, 2018 ... In religion, occultism (or occult studies) is the study of hidden ... called the Western Occult Tradition or the Western Esoteric Tradition. ... The systems overall are still primarily Western and are generally rooted in older, Western beliefs. ... Ordo Templi Orientis (O.T.O.); Society of the Inner Light; Servants of the ...

www.jstor.org/stable/4106077

mix the occult, other esoteric teachings, and elements of traditional culture. ... cultic milieu, occult communities represent an adaptation to modern society which ... "magical"and "religious" beliefs (Bainbridge and Stark, 1979; Stark and Bain-.

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58 Results ... Personal Religion and Spiritual Healing (February 2019) The Panacea Society in the Twentieth Century Alastair Lockhart - Author ... Occultism in the Work of W. B. Yeats, Arthur Machen, Algernon Blackwood, and Dion Fortune

journal.fi/scripta/article/view/67336/27633

spiritual landscape is more complex than it may at first appear. The project ' Religions ... It is fair to say that modern occultism came to Finland mainly through ... Theosophical Society introduced non-Christian religious ideas and con- cepts to a ...

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Esotericism in such a context is not simply about spiritual or religious views or ..... Asian religions and published in Asiatic Researches: Transactions of the Society .... and Bragmanni (Brahmans, having many occult teachings and esoteric lore), ...