The Chymical Wedding of Christian Rosenkreutz. Originally published in German in This edition derives from an English trans- lation published in The drawings on this page appeared as illustrations in The Chymical Wedding of Christian Rosenkreutz, published by Lectorium Rosicrucianum, a Rosicrucian. You Are Cordially Invited to a Royal Wedding! Today – today – today. is the wedding of the King. If you are born for this,. Chosen by God for joy,. You may.

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Johannes Valentinus Andreae a. Lots of good Rose-cross alchemy imagery. The slaughtering and roasting of the Paschal lamb begins in the christain near Easteras does The Chymical Wedding.

About Johann Valentin Andreae.

Johfra is a rather unknown painter. The third is that truly royal way which through various pleasures and pageants of our King, affords you a joyful journey; but this so far has scarcely chrsitian allotted to one in a thousand. For although we were not forbidden to speak, yet anguish and affliction allowed none of us to utter one word.

This is the spiritual call. Even if Andreae intended it to be a pastiche of the Alchemical literature of his day, he produced something which transcends parody and which occasionally shines with genuine poetic value. This page was last edited on 22 Februaryat The documentation is ultimately what makes this worth the time, and if you can get your hands on this specific version of the story, you should absolutely do it.


It is a deeply interior work, one which asks th The Chemical Wedding of Christian Rosenkreutz, often looked upon as the third Rosicrucian manifesto, has an entirely different tone from the other Rosicrucian documents. He yearns for knowledge.

He kind of harps on it weirdly in the footnotes. Thus he travels now in the Divine Light of the Sun.

Chemical Wedding of Christian Rosenkreutz

The skull is transformation, the tree is the process of transformation. As this text was originally written in German, the English reader is left chmeical choose between one of two translations. It was contrived and phony feeling 7 times over.

In the second chapter CRC sits down to rest under three tall cedars. If you are looking to connect with one, explore the Lectorium Rosicrucianum. The version I read has footnotes, chemicaal were somewhat helpful in understanding what was going on — although it was interesting how often the translator admitted to not knowing what certain scenes meant.

The Chemical Wedding of Christian Rosenkreutz

One feels called to follow the spiritual path. Inhe assumed direction of the monasterial school Chrristian inhe became abbot of the evangelical monasterial school of Adelberg. The two serpents around the tree points to the kundalini rising up in the spine ida and pingala joined.

When I opened the coffin and took her in my arms, I felt her heart and discovered that it was still beating a little.


It was either entirely a lark, or else chrristian was a commentary on contemporary issues, the che,ical of which is now lost. CRC has a dream: First the three stages of life. Rosrnkreutz the book first appeared inthe story takes place over years earlier. I wanted to like this book.

The spiritual seeker is coming in contact with his Divine Self, that precious, round brilliant jewel in each of us. This manifesto has been a source of inspiration for poets, alchemists the word “chymical” is an old form of “chemical” and refers to alchemy—for which the ‘Sacred Marriage’ was the goal [2] and dreamers, through the force of its initiation ritual with processions of tests, purifications, death, resurrection, and ascension and also by its symbolism found since the beginning with the invitation to Rosenkreutz to assist this Royal Wedding.

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Nevertheless his works are magnificent. They teach a ewdding of transfiguration to lead humans back to their divine origin. It’s allegorical so somewhat stiff in presentation but the story is interesting.