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Forum: Symbolism and Imagery

The symbolism and imagery found in alchemical drawings and paintings, or in other visual medias.

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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Alchemical symbols resources

    A site that is good for the novice: Some Symbols in Books of Alchemy I would also like to add this book: The Migration of Symbols by Goblet...

    Started by Awani, 01-01-2009 11:37 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: The Map

    Some of you showed interest in creating a map on which we can mark alchemy related spots all over the globe. Here it is: THE MAP Everyone...

    Started by Florius Frammel, 07-14-2018 07:34 AM
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  1. Exclamation Alchemists sure are pale!

    Take a look at this: What the hell? That eye doesn't look right, and don't get me started about the pale/opaque hand with blue veins. :eek:

    Started by Aleilius, 05-22-2011 11:34 PM
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  2. Fulcanelli - Oak...

    I wanted to start a thread on this topic. I think I understand Fulcanelli's clues, but they seem to go way out of the way to express what they're...

    Started by solomon levi, 12-29-2009 08:03 PM
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  3. What's 'wrong' with this picture?

    Event Horizon What do the two pictures below have in 'common'? My answer: In those picures (both of which are quite archetypal) one can...

    Started by Andro, 03-12-2010 12:51 PM
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  4. Pragmatic Guide To The Four Alchemical Elements

    "100%, using the 4 elements, my tongue is my instrument, scratch the vinyl for it to be a complete achievement." So we keep on talking about the 4...

    Started by glenerson, 04-07-2013 04:16 PM
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  5. Manna- What is it?

    From:http://www.asc-alchemy.com/hudson.html "I began to dig into Egypt because in Egypt they were very careful recorders of information. The...

    Started by LeoRetilus, 01-27-2010 09:07 AM
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  6. Question about Alchemical Sign (Crucified Serpent)

    This is a Phoenix-thread from the old site. I think everyone who knows about Nicholas Flamel knows about his grave and symbols. Anyone know...

    Started by JamesBryan, 01-06-2009 12:28 AM
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  7. Transmutation

    Philosophically speaking.. Once our 'subject/matter' has been transmuted, did its former nature ever exist or has it always been 'gold'?

    Started by Nibiru, 01-09-2015 06:22 PM
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    gold, lead, transmutation, transmute
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  8. G

    Is the letter G the symbol of the Ouroboros? Is there any supporting evidence for this? Peace, Joshua G.

    Started by Joshua, 01-05-2011 09:15 PM
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  9. The Caduceus of Hermes

    This is a Phoenix-thread from the old site. I think this symbol can't be ignored any longer as it is a core element of alchemy. But I will post...

    Started by Awani, 12-25-2008 07:27 AM
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  10. The Unicorn in Alchemy

    The unicorn belongs to the sacred animals in the alchemy. In the "Metropolitan Museum ot Art" there in a tapestry showing: " The Unicorn in...

    Started by Joy, 12-16-2009 06:38 PM
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    07-08-2010 01:42 AM Go to last post
  11. An Alchemical Dream

    Not too long ago I had a series of communications, some in dreams and some in an altered 'waking' state, about which I wrote HERE. The likely most...

    Started by Andro, 05-20-2016 12:12 AM
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  12. The Staff of Asclepius

    This is a Phoenix-thread from the old site. Often confused with The Caduceus of Hermes, and perceived by some to be not an image of alchemy, but I...

    Started by Awani, 12-25-2008 07:30 AM
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    allegro, amanita muscaria, asclepius, staff
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  13. Poussin secret discovered :2 unknown paintings reveal the key of a mystery

    2 unknown POUSSIN paintings discovered:the key of a great MYSTERY 2 family's paintings, 2 unknown and coded Poussin's paintings ,are the key of...

    Started by gasc, 05-21-2012 02:45 PM
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  14. Blood

    Click on the image for more images... A symbol often used to represent the Red Tincture, or flowering of the Great Work. Paracelsus: I...

    Started by Awani, 12-10-2009 05:21 AM
    blood, red tincture
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    12-14-2009 12:18 PM Go to last post
  15. What does this symbol mean?

    Maybe a stupid question, but I have gotten stuck and cannot find this in my symbol dictionaries. I think maybe sal armoniac? Or sal armoniac...

    Started by 3+O(, 07-07-2011 04:27 PM
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  16. the Great Work in 4 Symbols

    I've had interest in Symbolism for quite a while, so you all can understand that I was easily fascinated with Alchemy. But when my research got...

    Started by JimmyThumbtack, 10-07-2010 01:48 PM
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    12-02-2010 11:33 PM Go to last post
  17. The Square & Compass

    I am not a Freemason, but I will tell you all a little secret. The mysteries of God are in this symbol: This symbol reveals the name...

    Started by Aleilius, 11-29-2010 06:21 PM
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  18. Elixir of Life Symbol

    This is a Phoenix-thread from the old site created by NiliSabach. hello everyone. I am going to get a tattoo soon, and for a few months now I...

    Started by Phoenix, 01-03-2009 07:59 PM
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  19. Help with identifying the item please.

    Hello everyone. I'm new to this forum and new to alchemy in general. I thought I would share with you what has intrigued me in to doing a bit of...

    Started by timmay13, 10-25-2011 01:58 AM
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  20. Rosicrucian Symbols

    Hi everyone, I recently stumbled upon very very detailled and well explained texts/symbols about the world. The problem is, even though they are...

    Started by Aaron, 06-30-2015 03:15 PM
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    rosicrucian
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