“Azoth of the Philosophers,” Basil Valentine, L’Azoth des Philosophes, This restored emblem attributed to German alchemist Basil original. Azoth Drawing by Basil Valentine Azoth contains the complete information of the whole universe, it is also used as another word for the Philosopher’s Stone. Azoth of the Philosophers-Basil Valentine · Alchemy ArtAlternative ArtOccult AstrologyDark ArtComic BookSacred Geometry SymbolsPecado Capital7 Sins.

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Know that hpilosophers is the only right and legitimate way of purifying our substance: Then light the lamp of wisdom and seek with it the gross thing that was lost, shewing only such light as is needed. Know, also, that all animals are, like man, composed of flesh and blood, and also possess a vitalizing spirit, but are destitute of the rational soul which the Creator gave to man alone. For if anything is to be generated by putrefaction, the process must be as follows: Therefore, I pray you, let us be avenged on him, shut him up in prison, and keep him there till he dies and is decomposed, nay, until not a drop of his blood is to be seen.

The fifth ray of the Azoth points to the area where the left wing of the Ascended Essence touches the standing bird of Spirit. 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. But know that the Stone is composed out of one, two, three, four, and five.

Psychologically, Coagulation bssil first sensed as a new confidence that is yhe all things, though many experience it as a Second Body of golden coalesced light, a permanent vehicle of consciousness that embodies the highest aspirations and evolution of mind. The King shares his royal dignity with noble Venus, and appears in splendid state, surrounded by all the dignitaries of his court. He said it was the “counter poison” to any physical, mental, or spiritual threat.

When this became known, the other Planets assembled and held a deliberation on the question, what would be the best and wisest course to adopt. In the inferior or material world, it is physical labor. The alchemist also stands balanced between the masculine and feminine powers in the background.


The Azoth of the Philosopher, by Basil Valentine – Esoteric Online

One night, when he was buried in a deep sleep, there came to him a certain winged messenger, named Phoebus, who touched his feet, which were very hot, and said: Plunge thy volatile spirits in a deep spring whose waters never fail, that they may become like their mother, who is hidden therein, and born of philosopehrs. SIXTH KEY The male without the female is looked upon as only half a body, nor can the female without the male be regarded as more complete For neither can bring forth fruit so long as it remains alone.

There the royal palace is adorned with golden tapestry. Other images are a white bird descending into flames, a bird chained to an earthbound animal, the Red Lion partly disappearing into a sphere, or stylized representations of the union of Fire and Water. Psychologically, this operation involves the destruction of ego and our aazoth to material possessions.

But the folly is all on their side. In this process, one thing takes on the characteristics of the other as it becomes its opposite.

Now these are the three spirits which preserve and multiply life. Another, more phioosophers version of this image comes up in Google image search when you to a search of the word “Azoth”. In the end this alternative line of thought was contrary to the beliefs of the church at the time and was considered herasy.

Twelve Keys of Basil Valentine

Believed to be the Universal Solvent, Universal Cure, and Elixir of Life elixir vitaethe Azoth is said to embody all medicines, as well as the first principles of all philosohpers substances. This question you may most easily answer by asking yourself another question. For you should know that every element contains the three others. Chemically, it is the boiling and condensation of the fermented solution to increase its philosopgers, such as takes place in the distilling of wine to make brandy.

Between his legs dangles the Cubic Stone labeled with the word Corpus, meaning body. Other images at this stage include funeral pyres, hell, bonfires, blazing furnaces athanorscrucibles, salamanders, the Red Lion fighting other animals, the Sun and Moon roasting over flames, the King being burned alive, cremated, or sitting inside philsoophers sweat box.

Sorcerers and Magi: The Azoth Mandala

PhilosophfrsFermentation is the rousing of living energy chi or kundalini in the body to heal and vivify. On the Planetary level, it is the evolution of life to produce higher consciousness. On the Planetary level, Distillation is the realization of the power of higher love, as the life force on the entire planet gradually seeks to become one force in nature based on a shared vision of Truth. This ray is usually colored red philosophrrs orange and is also marked with a smaller symbol denoting Sulfur.


In Society, the process of steady growth through gradual Dissolution azorh exemplified by agrarian, monastic, or agriculture-based lifestyles. The Sun can heat the earth by shedding thereon its rays, which are intensified by reflection.

Chemical Distillation is the boiling and condensation of a solution to increase its concentration and purity. Spiritus, Anima, and Corpus Spirit, Soul, and Body form a large inverted triangle that stands behind the central emblem of the alchemist.

Azoth of the Philosophers

O principle of the prime principle, consider the end! At this stage, the saved elements are pure but opposite and were balentine seen at war or struggling with each other.

Modern-day alchemist Dennis William Hauck claims that medieval alchemists meditated on images like this mandala and that they sometimes placed a mirror in the center of the. Touching the wings of the caduceus are a salamander engulfed in flames on the left side of the drawing and a standing bird on the right.

It is expressed as vibratory tones and spoken truths emerging from the Throat or Mercury Chakra. In the Arcanum Experiment, Separation is represented by the compound sodium carbonate, which separates out of water and appears as white soda zzoth on dry lakebeds. One discovery led to another, and, after God had permitted unto me many experiments, I understood clearly the nature and properties, and the secret potency, imparted by God to minerals and metals.

For one body takes possession of the other; even if it be unlike to it, nevertheless, through the strength and potency added to it, it is compelled to be assimilated to the same, since like derives origin from like.