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Variant of kabbalistic.
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Adj.1.qabalistic - having a secret or hidden meaning; "cabalistic symbols engraved in stone"; "cryptic writings"; "thoroughly sibylline in most of his pronouncements"- John Gunther
esoteric - confined to and understandable by only an enlightened inner circle; "a compilation of esoteric philosophical theories"
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Among these decks were the Tarot of the Witches, the Aquarian Tarot, the Tree of Life Tarot, the Alchemical Tarot with alchemical symbols, the Robin Wood Tarot with pagan symbols, Morgan's Tarot inspired by Tibetan Buddhism, and occultist Aleister Crowley's dark and brooding Thoth Tarot with astrological, zodiacal, elemental, and Qabalistic symbols.
This concept is mirrored in the qabalistic idea of gilgul from the school of Isaac the Blind, which Yeats undoubtedly learned about from MacGregor Mathers and the other high-ranking members of the Golden Dawn.
As an example of Qabalistic healing, Israel Regardie (193711964) published a book in 1937 called The Art of True Healing which is based on the Tree of Life and working with the universal life force or energy.