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Meetings With an Auspicious Man

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  Glimpses from an apprenticeship in Physical Alchemy   Frederik Beck *** This is an idiosyncratic tale concerning my strange apprenticeship with [DW] in Physical Alchemy.  By necessity the exposition is personal and experiential.  If the reader is searching for a study guide or the Physical Alchemy ‘101’ ye shall not find’eth it here. You may, however, get a few laughs and a glimpse or two of the auspicious art that is Physical Alchemy.     [*] Wandering As a ...Read More

Addiction to Knowledge

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‘Forgive me Father, for I have sinned!’ This article is a confession for me.  I’ve decided against writing this article in the popular format of  “people are so ‘x’ these days, and I think they should be ‘y’”. How other people are is no longer a concern for me. Instead, I am going to share a discovery that I have made about myself as a result of my ongoing practice of cultivation. I hope that this will give my readers ...Read More

Physical Re-patterning Work

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I am interested in Change.  Specifically I am interested in transmutation of human beings across all levels. My studies have taken me through a diverse range of fields of inquiry:  firstly at university and crucible of the martial arts dojo; body work training and apprenticeship with an embodied philosopher; studies with jivamukta and alchemists. But before all this had happened I had a particular, profound experience regarding the physical body that set me drifting along a virtuous course. So, let ...Read More