Over fifty years ago Israel Regardie set himself the gigantic task of making accessible The result is “The Tree of Life, ” a book which has become the definitive. The Tree of Life by Israel Regardie, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Israel Regardie wrote The Tree of Life, a book many consider his magnum opus, in It has continued to sell for decades. And no wonder.

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Israel Regardie wrote The Tree of Life, a book many consider his magnum opus, in Here are numerous beautiful and powerful pieces of sacred poetry, often calling on the gods of ttree Egypt, and quoting the Book of the Dead.

The Tree of Life: An Illustrated Study in Magic

Regardie can be difficult to get through, but all of his works are worth it, this one in particular. The second significant task carried out by Regardie was, as an Adept, to bring a valid branch of the initiatory lineage of the Golden Dawn to America the alchemical melting trer where the New Age was incubating.

An Illustrated Study in Magic. Think about what this means. Trivia About The Tree of Life The advices ,ife exalting the will are most valuable when not intimidating.

Israel Regardie wrote The Tree of Life, a book many consider his magnum opus, in Regardie wea I must admit, I once purchased this work, read it and then sold it. All of this is in a clear, lucid writing style. Regardie is sadly styling his writings on the 19th century style of Esoteric literature, similar to that found with Levi as well as Meade and the Theosophists.


Yes, the writing style may not be as light and proficient as that from modern books, but it definetly is unique to Regardie’s work. The result is “The Tree of Life, ” a book which has become the definitive overview of the western Mystery Tradition.

Sandra Tabatha CiceroChic Cicero. Such is the outlook of the occult – which articulates itself as the ‘key to izrael mysteries’ – the ‘secret philosophy of all ages’. Regardie later came to reject this understanding of alchemy, referring to it as “by far my worst book” and regretting having written it.

Well, they did change the spelling from British style to American. Put your will into it.

The Tree of Life : Israel Regardie :

A little hard to read at times and lacking in a sense of humour – partly understandable in that it was written by a young zealot – but comes into its own in the final chapter, on invocations. This book contains some of the finest occult writing that has ever been produced.

Israel Regardie Archived at the Wayback Machine. Up until the time this book was published, very little information about true high magic was available yree the public.

See 1 question about The Tree of Lifeā€¦. Regardie is so down to earth its a breath of fresh air after all the usual occultist hand-waving. Here are 10 tips for regadie to do days of Create this symbol as if it were putting that situation into itself, becoming a microcosm of the event. He also studied psychology, being particularly influenced by ideas from Jungian psychologyand explored Christian mysticism.


In his book, The Philosopher’s Stonewas published; yree examined alchemy through the lens of psychology, seeking psychological interpretations for alchemical symbolism. A must-read for new adepts. Rites and rituals, their associated experiences during the upward elevation of the spirit from dense form to radiant form, is remarkably communicated in this work. Extensive annotations throughout every chapter; over illustrations; more descriptive contents pages; a glossary, a bibliography and an index.

His writings and the students he taught or influenced provide much of the foundation for modern Western occultism. There are two people more responsible for the rebirth of magick in the second half of the twentieth century than anyone else.

And ah, suddenly it all falls into place! A decision he made as an adept, no doubt.

The Tree of Life: A Study in Magic – Israel Regardie – Google Books

Johnson rated it it was ok. That’s not the only story I’ve heard about The being a total asshole, so I tend to believe the he was an ego- and megalomaniac. That’s his real name, too. The Tree of Life: As an introduction to o mystic or occult tradition or non-traditional approachthis book totally delivers. He was popular in the early s.