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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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After laying out the fundamental principles of magick and the rudiments of meditation and visualization, the author presents the three core rituals of the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn: the Middle Pillar, which is designed to help its practitioners manipulate energy; the Qabalistic Cross, whose reputed benefits include enhanced focus and stress reduction; and the Lesser Banishing Ritual of the Pentagram, which, among other things, is said to cleanse one's aura and surroundings and to yield energetic protection and mental clarity.
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.