It refers to the inter-connectedness between the microcosm and macrocosm. This is often seen as the “key” to unlock the secrets of magick or to transmute base metals into gold in Rosicrucian philosophy. This concept derives from Hermeticism and has ties to the Qabalah as well.
This is part of the “Occult Secrets Revealed” series in which we try to take a serious and rational look into the fundamentals of Western esoteric philosphy. . Without any bias involved, but only to understand “rationally” what this hidden knowledge is. The solar cycles were extremely important to many ancient cultures. The solstices and equinoxes are the basis of our modern calendar. Today, we examine this along with certain correspondences with regard to Rosicrucianism, alchemy, Hermeticism, tarot, ceremonial magick, and Qabalah. This Western tradition is a vast collection of esoteric knowledge in the West that derives from Late Antiquity. And this esoteric wisdom still exists in degraded form today behind our modern and popular occultism. Here we examine this