“Dialogues on the Threshold”: meeting in Milan with Andrea Casella

Thursday 16 November 2023 in the spaces of Cox 18 (via Conchetta, 18 – Milan) The Italian Psychedelic Society promotes: 𝐿𝑒 𝑜𝑟𝑖𝑔𝑖𝑛𝑖 𝑑𝑒𝑙 𝑚𝑖𝑡𝑜, 𝑙𝑒 𝑜𝑟𝑖𝑔𝑖𝑛𝑖 𝑑𝑒𝑙 𝑡 𝑒𝑚𝑝𝑜 with…

Occult Convention 2023

We are proud to announce that we will participate as speakers again this year Occult conventions which will take place between Parma and Fontanellato on the weekend of 25-27 August, organized by the friends of La Società dello Zolfo, with a speech entitled "Journeys to the Center of the Earth: the myth of Agartha/Shambhala, the King of the World and the Central Asian expeditions between the 27th and XNUMXth centuries” to be held on the morning of Sunday XNUMX August.

Live streaming – Apocalypse in the living room: “Axis Mundi: behind the scenes”

Thursday evening starting at 21:00 we will be guests of the "Apocalypse in the living room" podcast for a chat on the Axis Mundi editorial project. Live on the YouTube and Facebook channels of Apocalypse in the Living Room, the Alchemist Library and the Esoteric Library the Seal.

Available for purchase “NORDIC MYTHS. Northern European Gods and Traditions"

Available from today for purchase on our website shop NORTHERN MYTHS. Northern European Gods and Traditions by Marco Maculotti with contributions from Andrea Anselmo, Fabrizio Bandini, Alessandro Bonfanti and Alberto Brandi, out May 30 for Diarkos editions. SHIPPING FROM JUNE.

The Pishtaco: the origins and relevance of the "white vampire" of the Andes

From the Spanish conquest of Peru to today, the sinister figure of Pishtaco has haunted the psyche of the Andean Indians, to the point that the ethnographers who have studied the legends concerning him have linked them to a sort of "intergenerational trauma" which for centuries has allegedly fed itself, still terrorizing today the descendants of the Quetchua people.

Live video: HP Lovecraft: life and death of a gentleman, with Riccardo Rosati

The day after tomorrow evening Thursday 20 April we will present on our YouTube channel The Life (and Death) of a Gentleman: The Childhood, Youth, and Final Days of Howard Phillips Lovecraft (The Publishing Tower 2022). Our guest will be Riccardo Rosati, translator of the Italian edition. Appointment at 21:30.

Live video: Alexandra David-Néel, immortality and reincarnation in Tibet, India and China – with Matteo Martini

On Monday 3 April we will have the pleasure of hosting Matteo Martini on our YouTube channel, curator of the essay by Alexandra David-Néel Immortality and reincarnation. Doctrines and practices of China, Tibet and India, whose Italian edition was recently published by Aurora Boreale editions.

Kenneth Anger, the "Hollywood Babylon" and the end of the "Aquarian dream"

On the intricate relationship between the American director Kenneth Anger, author of the two volumes Hollywood Babylon and of shorts like Invocation for My Demon Brother e Lucifer Rising, Aleister Crowley's Thelema, Charles Manson's Family, film score composer Bobby Beausoleil and the infamous free Rolling Stones concert in Alamont, which in the late 60s would spell the end of the "Aquarian dream" of the hippie counterculture stars and stripes.

Live video: “The dark throne. Magic, power and technology”, with Andrea Venanzoni

Tomorrow night we will have the pleasure of hosting sul our YouTube channel Andrea Venanzoni, author of the essay The dark throne. Magic, power and technology in the contemporary world, recently published by Luiss University Press. Appointment starting at 21:30.