Click HERE if you want to join Alchemy Forums!

Patrons of the Sacred Art

  1. Announcement:
    Rules & Guidelines
    Awani (Formerly known as dev)
+ Post New Thread
Page 1 of 7 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 LastLast
Threads 1 to 20 of 139

Forum: Symbolism and Imagery

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

Sub-Forums Last Post

  1. Fibonacci, Fractals, Gematria, Golden Ratio, I Ching and Numerology.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 39
    • Posts: 258
  2. Colors and Etymology.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 34
    • Posts: 172
  3. Alchemy in popular culture.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 81
    • Posts: 512
  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
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 6,802
    04-02-2017 01:13 PM Go to last post
  1. 'Azoth' Series by Valentine

    This is a Phoenix-thread from the old site. The Azoth Series is amazing and I suggest you all take a look at it. I will only post my favourite...

    Started by Awani, 12-25-2008 05:10 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 6,039
    12-25-2008 05:10 AM Go to last post
  2. 3+o(

    I sometimes get emails from people who don't want to join, but want me to answer their alchemical questions anyway. I tell them that I am not Dr....

    Started by Awani, 01-22-2017 09:55 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 3,290
    02-14-2017 07:27 PM Go to last post
  3. A Visual Interpretation of the Table of Elements

    This is a Phoenix-thread from the old site. Found this little gem (just click on the symbol):

    Started by Awani, 01-02-2009 10:20 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 5,004
    01-02-2009 10:20 PM Go to last post
  4. Abraxas

    This is a Phoenix-thread from the old site. The Gnostics - supposedly Basilides coined the word - had an image they called ABRAXAS (sometimes...

    Started by solomon levi, 01-06-2009 12:08 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 3,342
    01-06-2009 12:08 AM Go to last post
  5. Aelia Laelia Crispis - The Bologna Stone The translation is poor. Translation from "Mysterium Coniunctionis" by Carl Jung: D.M. Aelia...

    Started by solomon levi, 10-06-2011 10:42 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 4,735
    10-18-2011 04:16 PM Go to last post
  6. Alchemical and Emblematic Paintings by Adam McLean


    Started by Awani, 01-11-2015 01:36 PM
    adam mclean
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 3,316
    01-11-2015 01:36 PM Go to last post
  7. Alchemical Symbolism in Florence?

    Hi people, I'm planning a trip to Florence next year. Maybe it happens to be that someone here knows some cool sights relating to alchemical...

    Started by Florius Frammel, 10-10-2017 03:17 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 377
    10-13-2017 05:59 AM Go to last post
  8. Alchemical Symbolism in Politics

    You will absolutely have to bypass the emotional bias (stemming from the traumatic historical context) to comprehend the following analogy: It is...

    Started by Andro, 04-08-2010 11:39 PM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 4
    • Replies: 33
    • Views: 7,777
    09-09-2016 09:43 PM Go to last post
  9. alchemist costumes?

    I'd like to dress up this Halloween as an alchemist.. what would an alchemist dress in? do you know of alchemist costumes (and I'm not referring to...

    Started by being, 10-03-2011 05:34 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 4,710
    10-06-2011 06:39 PM Go to last post
  10. 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
    24 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 24
    • Replies: 234
    • Views: 89,738
    05-21-2015 04:59 PM Go to last post
  11. Alladin The Alchemist

    Alladin = Translated as Servant of God/Allah, does the work of God on earth Genie = Actually derives from "to hide" or 'garden" which is Eden, the...

    Started by ArcherSage, 10-27-2016 03:35 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,664
    10-27-2016 04:44 PM Go to last post
  12. Anthropomorphism In Alchemcal Symbolism & Imagery

    Hey guys I have noticed in alchemical art theres almost always something human or animal describing the spiritual forces or the creation of an...

    Started by Ilos, 11-20-2012 06:32 PM
    anthropomorphic, anthropomorphism
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 3,751
    11-21-2012 12:26 AM Go to last post
  13. Are any of these images found in alchemy

    This is a dream I just had, and i am curious as to how an alchimist might see these symbols thx:-))) ok in my dream, I am sitting in a halo'd...

    Started by Ree, 02-03-2009 08:26 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 4,747
    02-05-2009 01:21 PM Go to last post
  14. Asarum Coat of Arms

    I would love to know the symbolic meaning behinds the above Coat of Arms... I am not asking for the correct answer... just how YOU see it. What could...

    Started by Awani, 09-02-2009 05:43 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 3,423
    09-04-2009 04:35 PM Go to last post
  15. Aurora Consurgens

    This is a Phoenix-thread from the old site. This is an illuminated manuscript of the 15th century that contains medieval alchemical treatise. It...

    Started by Awani, 12-25-2008 05:05 AM
    aurora consurgens
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 4,742
    12-25-2008 05:06 AM Go to last post
  16. Aurora consurgens emblems

    These emblems called me, when I first saw one of the pictures, the "Black Sophia", in the book "Hermetic Museum" Right now I am working with the...

    Started by Joy, 08-06-2009 07:09 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 3,142
    08-16-2009 05:00 PM Go to last post
  17. Avatar

    This is a personal 'laboratory' creation. It expresses and reveals a certain Pattern. This Pattern may prove useful for better decoding the...

    Started by Andro, 01-27-2011 07:47 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 5,133
    02-04-2011 02:28 AM Go to last post
  18. Behead

    This is a Phoenix-thread from the old site.

    Started by Hephælios, 01-06-2009 12:20 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 6,903
    12-19-2009 07:42 AM Go to last post
  19. binah

    so binah in kabbalah/tree of life is the 3rd sephira, black, lead/saturn, and its title is "Understanding". I just wanted to point out that under...

    Started by solomon levi, 02-21-2014 11:39 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 3,468
    11-15-2016 11:01 AM Go to last post
  20. 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
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 12,949
    12-14-2009 12:18 PM Go to last post

+ Post New Thread

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 10000 replies or 10000 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 10000 replies or 10000 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts