Media in category “Azoth (Basil Valentine)”. The following 15 files are in this category, out of 15 total. Basile Valentin–Azothjpg. I’ve always been interested in this piece, I’ve compiled some of the info I’ve gathered on it through reflection and study over time and did a bit of. Basil Valentine, or Basilius Benedictus (possibly to ) In his work L’ Azoth des philosophes Valentine came up with Vitriolum as an akronym for the.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Valentkne keys may be theoretical extrapolations of what could be accomplished: Whoever he was, Basil Valentine had considerable chemical knowledge.

In his book Transcendental Magic, Eliphas Levi wrote: Please check your browser settings or contact your system administrator. A physicochemical reading was proposed in the twenty-first century.

In other projects Wikimedia Commons. This is the focal point, and where one would focus or meditate apon when attempting to gain understanding of the image.

In this Eden vaporous essence or mist is the first or spiritual Earth, the incomprehensible and intangible azotth out of which God formed Adam Kadmon, the spiritual body of man, which must balentine fully revealed through time. So if you can apply these steps to purify matter ie turning lead to goldthe same process could be true for the human soul.


Also the publisher of Basilius Valentinus. So who was the man behind the works?

Basil Valentine | History of Alchemy

Essentially what it is that makes things live and not just piles of static matter. Its symbol was the Caduceus. Views Read Edit View history. Wikipedia articles with style issues from April All articles with style issues Articles needing POV-check from April Wikipedia articles needing rewrite from Vaentine All articles needing rewrite Articles with multiple maintenance issues Commons category link is on Wikidata.

The Twelve Keys of Basil Valentine – Wikipedia

The keys are written in such a fashion as to conceal as well as to illuminate: The Twelve Keys of Basil Valentine is a widely reproduced alchemical book attributed to Basil Valentine, first published in valentinr It was a well known phrase to alchemists and is reffered to as the vitriol; simply taking the first letter of each word. This symbolizes the duality of the great work and that there will always be balance, female and male in all things.

Because the Azoth contains valentibe complete information of the whole universe, it is also used as another word for the Philosopher’s Stone. Online books Resources in your library Resources in other libraries.

The Azoth of the Philosopher, by Basil Valentine

You will notice the flaming salamander atop the soul indicating its fiery nature, whereas the bird is present above spirit as it resonates with the cooling presense of the moon. The feet are touching water and earth.


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Believed to be the Universal Solvent, Universal Cure, and Elixir of Life elixir vitaevalenrine Azoth is said to embody all medicines, as well as the first principles of all other substances.

One of the hints for the preparation of the Stone is Ignis et Azoth tibi sufficiunt “Fire and Azoth are sufficient”. Numerous publications on alchemy in Latin and German were published under the name Basil Valentine.

Category:Azoth (Basil Valentine)

Also included are the symbols of the metal equated with that stage. This article’s tone or style may not reflect the encyclopedic tone used on Wikipedia. As such everything was hidden and seemed, on the surface, to be very scientific. The face in the center: In the cosmos and within each of us, the Azoth is believed to be the mysterious evolutionary force responsible for the relentless drive towards physical and spiritual perfection.

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