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Ain Soph Aur

The limitless Light (hebr.אין סו אור)
 

Alchemy

The word comes from the Arabic al-kīmiyaˀ or al-khīmiya which is probably formed from the article al- and the Greek word for alchemy, khemeia (χημεία).
The origin of alchemy may generally be traced to ancient (pharaonic) Egypt
 

Algorithm

The word algorithm comes from the name of the muslim mathematician Abu Abdullah Muhammad ibn Musa al-Khwarizmi whose works introduced Arabic numerals and algebraic concepts. It originally referred only to the rules of performing arithmetic using Arabic numerals
 

Annual-Cycles

Is a recurrence of events (e.g. in the traditional chinese medicine the female cycle recurres in seven years and the male cycle in eight years)
 

Aphrodite

Aphrodite (Greek Ἀφροδίτη) is the Greek Great Goddess of love, lust, beauty and sexuality. Her Roman equivalent is the goddess Venus.
 

Arch angel

An Archangel is a superior angel. The word archangel derives from the Greek word αρχαγγελος that has the meaning „first messenger“
 

Ares

Greek god of war
 

Ariel, Uriel

The light of god. Is one of the archangels
 

Aries

Latin name for the Zodiak of the ram
 

Asshur

Asshur is one of the tribes of Israel (son of the prophet Jacob) as mentioned in the bible
 

Astral body

The astral body is a vehicle of the soul or consciousness. It is the emotional body.
 

Astronomy

Is the science of celestial objects, such as stars, planets, comets, and galaxies and the phenomena that originate outside the Earth's atmosphere
 

Atbash

Is a simple substitution cipher for the Hebrew alphabet.
An atbash cipher for the Roman alphabet would be as follows: Plain: abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz, Cipher: zyxwvutsrqponmlkjihgfedcba. For example the letters "slfhv" indicate the word "house".
 

Atziluth

Atziluth is the 1st of the four worlds of the kabbalistic Tree of Life
 

Aura

The energy field emanating from the surface of a person
 

Babylon

Babylon was a city in Mesopotamia
 

Baldur

German god of the Sun and the light
 

Benjamin

Benjamin is one of the tribes of Israel (son of the prophet Jacob) as mentioned in the bible
 

Beriah, Briah

Beriah is the 2nd of the four worlds of the kabbalistic Tree of Life

Birth number

Sum of the numbers of the birth date (e.g. 10/06/2006 is according to this 10 + 6 + 2006 = 2022, of this result you build the checksum wich is 2 + 0 + 2 + 2 = 6)
 

Birth number II (alternative calculation method)

Sum of the numbers of the birth date (e.g. 10/06/2006 is according to this 1 + 0 + 6 + 2 + 0 + 0 + 6 = 15)
 
 

Binah

Intelligence, third sefirah of the tree of life (hebr.בינה)
 

Caballah (also: Kabbala, Qaballa, ...)

Caballah means a "receiving", in the sense of a "received tradition"
 

Camael

Archangel: The strength of god
 

Caro

A suite of cards (french card games)
 

Chakra

A chakra is a nexus of metaphysical and/or biophysical energy residing in the human body. The word comes from the Sanskrit and has the meaning "wheel" or "circle".
 

Character number

It is the digit sum of the birth number. If the birth number is lower or equal 9 it is the same number.
 

Cheiro

William John Warner, an irish occultist and numerologist of the 20th century (*1866 †1936). The numerological system of Cheiro is based on the following table:
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
A B C D E U O F
I K G M H V Z P
J R L T N W
Y X
 

Chesed

Benignity, forth sefirah of the tree of life (hebr.חסד)
 

Chokmah

Wisdom, second sefirah of the tree of life (hebr.חכמה)
 

Chronos

Greek God of the time
 

Clubs

A suite of cards in Tarot
 

Coins

A suite of cards in Tarot
 

Correspondence

A correspondence is a term referring to the relationship between spiritual and natural realities
 

Crowley

Aleister (Edward Alexander) Crowley, english hermetic and occultist in the 20th century (*1875 †1947)
 

Cups

A suite of cards in Tarot
 

Dan

Dan is one of the tribes of Israel (son of the prophet Jacob) as mentioned in the bible
 

Donar

German god of the thunder
 

Emanation

An emanation is the supreme beeing streaming out of the Root of Existence
 

Energetic centres

Point on the human body that can exchange energy
 

Entity

An entity is a distinct, separate existence or form of beeing
 

Ephraim

Ephraim is one of the tribes of Israel (son of the prophet Jacob) as mentioned in the bible
 

Ether

Ether is a concept used to be the substance which filled the region of the universe above the terrestrial sphere. The physical term of ether (greek αἰθήρ) used to describe a medium for the propagation of light
 

Freya

 
German goddes of the fertility
 

Gabriel

Archangel: The man of god
 

Gad

Gad is one of the tribes of Israel (son of the prophet Jacob) as mentioned in the bible
 

Geburah

Strength, fifth sefirah of the tree of life (hebr.גבורה)
 

Gematria

Is the mystical interpretation of the letters (esp. the hebrew alphabet, hebr.גימטריה, greek γεωμετρια) and their numerical values.
 

Hathor

Is an ancient egypt goddess femininity
 

Helios

Is the greek god of the sun
 

Hermes

Is the greek messenger of gods
 

Horus

Is an ancient egypt god (son the isis and osiris)
 

Increase number

Is a number of progression. It is calculated by the day and the month of the birth and of the current year. For example the increase number of 19.9.1990 is 19 + 9 + 1990 = 2018 => 2 + 0 + 1 + 8 = 11
 

Isis

Is the ancient egypt goddess of the moon
 

Issachar

Issachar is one of the tribes of Israel (son of the prophet Jacob) as mentioned in the bible
 

Jetzirah

Third cabbalistic world of the tree of life (hebr.יצרה)
 

Kether

The Crown, first sefirah of the tree of life (כתר)
 

Lightyear

A lightyear or light-year, is the distance light travels in one year. It is equal to 5,874,601,673,407 miles (9,454,254,955,488 kilometers)
 

Loki

German god of the havoc
 

Lotus

Blossom of the lotus-shrub
 

Malkuth

The Kingdom, tenth sefirah of the tree of life (מלכות)
 

Mani

German god of the moon
 

Mantra

A mantra (मन्त्र) is a religious syllable or poem
 

Mars

Roman god of war
 

Mercury

Roman god of trade and commerce
 

Mesopotamia

Mesopotamia refers to the region of the Euphrates and the Tigris rivers and the area in between
 

Metathron

Archangel: The countenance of god
 

Michael

Archangel: The surrogate of god
 

Naphtali

Naphtali is one of the tribes of Israel (son of the prophet Jacob) as mentioned in the bible
 

Netzach

Eternity, seventh sefirah of the tree of life (hebr.  נצח)
 

Ordinal numbers

Are numbers used to denote the position in an ordered sequence: first, second, third, fourth, etc.

Orishas

The Orisha term refers to a number of deities, which originally come from the religion of the Yoruba in west Africa.
 

Osiris

Ancient egyptian god of life, death and fertility
 

Period of Rotation

Is the time an astronomical object takes to complete one revolution around its rotation axis
 

Phase (State of Aggregation)

Is a set of states of a macroscopic physical system. The most familiar examples of phases are solids, liquids, and gases. A forth phase is the plasma, wich is the transition of one pahse to the other one
 

Pik

A suite of cards (french card games)
 

Pythagoras

Pythagoras of Samos, greer nature-philosopher and mathematician (*570 B.C. †510 B.C.). The numerological system of pythagoras is based on the following table:
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
A B C D E F G H I
J K L M N O P Q R
S T U V W X Y Z
 

Raphael

Archangel: The healor of god
 

Raziel

Archangel: The secret of god
 

Re

Is the sun-god of Heliopolis in ancient Egypt
 

Reuben, Ruben

Reuben is one of the tribes of Israel (son of the prophet Jacob) as mentioned in the bible
 

Root sum

Is a combination of different summands
 

Sandalphon

Archangel: The gardener of god
 

Sanskrit

Is the langauge of the oldest indian literature, the vedas
 

Schellen

A suite of cards (german card games)
 

Sechmet

Sechmet is originally the war goddess in ancient egypt
 

Sefirah

Plural of Sefiroth
 

Sefirot, Sefiroth

Sefiroth (or "enumerations"), in the Cabbalah are the ten attributes of God
 

Selene

Is the greek goddess of the moon
 

Simeon

Simeon is one of the tribes of Israel (son of the prophet Jacob) as mentioned in the bible
 

Smith

Pamela Colman Smith, american-jamaican artist and illustrator for the Rider-Waite-Smith Tarot
 

Summand

Numbers wich make a sum, e.g. summands of 6 are 1,2,3
 

Sum of digits

The sum of digits of a given number is the sum of all its figures, e.g. 11102001 is calculated as 1 + 1 + 1 + 0 + 2 + 0 + 0 + 1 = 6. For the sum of digits according to the base 21, you build the sum of digits until it is equal or below 21. So you do it with the base 9.
 

Swords

A suite of cards in Tarot
 

Tarot

78 Cards for divination with 22 trumps and 56 suit-cards (coins, cups, swords, clubs)
 

Thot

Is the ancient egyptian god of the scripture and sciences
 

Tiferet

Beauty, sixth sefirah of the tree of life (hebr.תפארת)
 

Tree of life

The cabbalistic tree of life is a mystic concept to discribe the connections between the divine worlds (in hermetic terms)
 

Ull

German messenger of gods and god of skiing
 

Venus

Roman goddess of fertility
 

Waite

Arthur Edward Waite, english hermetician of the 20th century (*1875 †1947)
 

Yesod

Fundament, ninth sefirah of the tree of life (hebr.יסוד)
 

Yoruba

The Yoruba believe in a supreme being, which embodies the gods and spirits. The religion has its origins in western Africa. A central role in this religion have the gods Olodumare (the God of the fullness of all being) and Olorun (the god of heavens). The Yoruba are convicted of that God has all possible attributes of a person.