Magick is the ancient Art and Science of causing physical and psychic changes to occur in conformity with the Will of the Magician. Our form of Magick is spelled with a "K" to distinguish it form stage magic and prestidigitation. We are practitioners and teachers of Alchemy, Qabala, Divination, Ritual Magick, Yoga, and related disciplines, all aimed at furthering the Spiritual Evolution of humankind and achieving the Great Work.
Aleister Crowley was a prominent British author, poet, philosopher, mountain climber, and Magician who lived from 1875-1947. In 1897 he was initiated into the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn, an occult society under the direction of S.L. MacGregor Mathers. It was here that Crowley began his lifelong dedication to the study and practice of Magick.
The Book of the Law
On April 8th, 9th, and 10th of 1904 a spiritual entity known as Aiwass dictated Liber AL vel Legis (The Book of the Law) to Crowley in Cairo, Egypt. This book contains 220 verses in 3 chapters, and heralds the dawning of a new aeon in human development. It brings a message of spiritual freedom and personal emancipation to all of humanity, communicated in a philosophy known as the Law of Thelema.
The Law of Thelema
Thelema is a Greek word meaning "will". The Law of
Thelema may be stated as:
Ordo Templi Orientis
The Ordo Templi Orientis (O.T.O.) or Order of the Temple of the East, was founded in 1902 as a secret society of high-ranking Freemasons in Germany. In 1922 Aleister Crowley assumed leadership of the O.T.O. and revised its rites to conform to the Law of Thelema. Today the O.T.O. is active in 26 countries, with growing membership of over 4,500 people. We are a serious, secret Order, pledged to the high purpose of securing the liberty of the individual and his or her advancement in Light, Wisdom, Understanding, Knowledge and Power through Beauty, Courage, and Wit, on the Foundation of Universal Brotherhood. Every free man and woman of
RPSTOVAL Camp of the O.T.O. offers Thelemic Fellowship, Study Groups, occassional Workshops and Lectures, as well as regular Classes on a variety of occult subjects. We also hold regular Rituals, Ceremonies and Festivals celebrating the Thelemic Holy-days and that of the Neo-Pagan 8-Fold Year. O.T.O. Initiations are offered at RPSTOVAL Camp from the degree of Minerval up to the Third Degree.
Send all inquiries to RPSTOVAL Camp, O.T.O.