The precepts of Hermetic philosophy remained shrouded in secrecy for more than 2,000 years, clouded by obscure language and dense allegories. This concise guide offers a modern interpretation of the doctrine, distilling its teachings with seven compelling principles that can be applied to self-development in daily life.
According to legend, the ancient Egyptian sage Hermes Trismegistus is the father of astrology, alchemy, and other magical arts. His Hermetic philosophy was instrumental in the development of esoteric thought. This anonymous guide, written a century ago by Three Initiates, offers a distillation of Hermetic doctrine.