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Alchemy: What is Alchemy*Work in Progress*

Etymology and History

First use of the Word
Alchemy and Chemistry Split
Alchemical History is Human History


Who were The Alchemists?

Shaman
Philosophers
Alchemists of Old
Modern Alchemists


What did Alchemists Do?

Scholars: Symbols
Language; Spoken
Geometry
Mathematics
Language; Written
Philosophy

Artisans: Physical
Herbology
Metals
Medicines
Chemicals


Alchemical Techniques

Logic & Reason
Distillation
Solution
Coagulation
Calcination
Amalgamation


What did Alchemists Believe?

Know The Self
Hermeticism
Cogito Ergo Sum
As Above, So Below


The Prima Materia: All is Data

Descartes Cogito
Brain in a Jar
Plato's Realm of forms: The Omni-Data


The Air Stone: Data; & Use of Gases

The Importance of Clean Air

The Water Stone: Qualities; & Use of Liquids

The Importance of Clean Water
Making of Tinctures
Making Toiletries


The Earth Stone: Shape; & Use of Solids

What the Body Needs
What Foods Contains
Effects on the Mental


The Fire Stone: Movement; & Use of Energy (Physical)

Muscle Memory
Breathing Techniques
Posture
Balance
Cardio
Weights
Fine Skills
Effects on the Mental


The Philosophers Stone: Intellect; & Use of Energy (Mental)

First Principles: The Senses & The Intellect
Language and Linguistics
Effects on the Physical
Time Management
State Management
Logical Reasoning
Natural Philosophy

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  1. elixirmixer's Avatar
    elixirmixer -
    What about a part 'Modern Alchemists'
  2. Loki Morningstar's Avatar
    Loki Morningstar -
    That sounds like a great idea. I have been thinking about how Alchemy was like modern Shamanism recently, and I feel it would be nice to cover both those ideas.
    Updated 06-07-2018 at 12:38 PM by Loki Morningstar