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Re: Temperance

Thank you. Likely nobody in Europe and 1650 knew the word Kundalini, but caduceus (a symbol of peacemaking Herolds and diplomats) is a good idea, especially since 1648 peace had returned for many persons (Westfälischer Friede). This topic has been discussed elsewhere - I will see if I can find a re...

Re: Omissions and Errors in translation of Papus's "Tarot Divinatoire"

Good to know. Which book by Trismegiste? And is the Spanish there, too? That is what I was chiefly interested in. That would help to decide whether the method came from Spain, or the Spanish is a translation from the French - the latter seems more probable, if it is in Trismegiste, unless he credit...

Re: Omissions and Errors in translation of Papus's "Tarot Divinatoire"

Another omission: Papus gives a long quote from a "Catalan grimoire" in Spanish on a "Gypsy method" of card-reading called "The Pearls of Isis", which he then translates into French. Stockman translates the French and leaves out the Spanish. Perhaps of more importance for someone who wants to trace...

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