Occult Science in India And Among the Ancients: With an Account of Their Mystic Initiations and The History of Spiritism by L. Jacolloit
Occult Science in India And Among the Ancients: With an Account of Their Mystic Initiations and The History of Spiritism by L. Jacolloit, Theosophical Publishing edition 1908. The author, an ancient sanskrit scholar, believed that the roots of western occultism could be found in ancient India. He discusses ceremonial magic invocation, links to the Kabbalah, and extensive references to Freemasonic style secret initiations. Also various first hand accounts of entity apparitions and spirit communications and manifestations are discussed and studied. Also the priest of brahmin magic occult powers, etc. etc. The authored claimed that powerful occult Vril energy was seen by him firsthand among the Jains in Mysore and Gujarat. The author also claimed and ancient and powerful civilization had been in the pacific, similar to the Atlantis myth. Bound hardback with shelf wear to corners and ends with decorative embossing to cover and spine and soiling to covers but internally very clean.