The Hermetic Hour

  • Recap of Beltane and a New Feraferia Divination System with Jo Carson

    4 May 2018, 3:00 am
    On the Hermetic Hour for Thursday, May 3rd, 2018 we will again have the leader of Feraferia, Lady Jo Carson, as our guest in an after event commentary on the Beltane ceremony we featured on last week's show (Thursday) and performed for fifteen ...
  • Feraferian Beltane on April 28, 2018 with Lady Jo Carson

    27 Apr 2018, 3:30 am
    On Thursday April 26th, 2018 the Hermetic Hour with host Poke Runyon, joined by Lady Jo Carson will preview the coming Feraferian Beltane festival to be presented at Rivendell in Silverado on the evening of April 28th, 2018. As most of us are ...
  • LeMulgeton: Goetia and the Stellar Tradition, by Leo Holmes (2013)

    20 Apr 2018, 3:00 am
    On Thursday April 19th, 2018, the Hermetic Hour with host Poke Runyon will review a book titled LeMulgeton, Goetia and the Stellar Tradition by Leo Holmes (2013) a Brazilian author who has examined the 72 Spirits of the Goetia in relation to the ...
  • Neocoris 2nd Degrees at Avalon and Ubar Lodge Charter

    13 Apr 2018, 3:00 am
    On Thursday March 12th, 2018 the Hermetic Hour with host Poke Runyon will chair a discussion on the recent Neocoris initiations at Avalon Lodge near Austin, Texas. We will be joined by Very Honored Frater Heracles, Master at Avalon and Hierophant at ...
  • The Legacy of Mithraism in Magick and Masonry (re-broadcast)

    6 Apr 2018, 3:00 am
    On Thursday, September 26, 2013 the Hermetic Hour with host Poke Runyon will present a discussion on The Legacy of Mithraism on Magick and Masonry. We will trace the origins of the Mithra sect from the ancient Persian Magi -- an offshoot of ...
  • Soma, Elixir of Immortality in Magick and Alchemy (re-broadcast)

    30 Mar 2018, 3:00 am
    On Thursday September 19th, 2013, the Hermetic Hour, with host Poke Runyon will present a discussion on "Soma," the Elixir of immortality in the Shamanic, Magian, Vedic, Mithriatic, Orphic, Magical and Alchemical traditions. We will refer to the works ...
  • Neocoris Legenda, Part 2 - The Goetia

    23 Mar 2018, 3:00 am
    On Thursday March 22nd, 2018 the Hermetic Hour with host Poke Runyon will present the second part of the Legenda of the O.T.A.'s Second Crata Repoa Degree, Neocoris. The Legenda is essentially the same as the degree script with a few secrets ...
  • Legenda of the O.T.A.'s Second Degree - Neocoris

    16 Mar 2018, 3:00 am
    On Thursday March 15th, 2018 the Hermetic Hour with host Poke Runyon will present the first of a two part presentation on the Legenda of the O.T.A.'s Second Degree, Neocoris in the Crata Repoa System. This initiation was originally inspired by the ...
  • The 27th Path from Hod to Netsach - The Tower (re-broadcast)

    9 Mar 2018, 4:00 am
    On Thursday September 5th, 2013 The Hermetic Hour, with host Poke Runyon, will present a discussion on the 27th Path of the qabalistic Tree of Life leading from Hod to Netsach, This is the lowest of three cross members uniting opposite pillars on The ...
  • The 28th Path from Yesod to Netsach - The Star (re-broadcast)

    2 Mar 2018, 4:00 am
    On Thursday August 29th, 2013 the Hermetic Hour with host Poke Runyon will present a discussion on the twenty-eighth Path of the Tree of Life, which leads up from Yesod, realm of the Collective Unconscious of the microcosm, to Netsach, the realm of ...
  • Count Cagliostro -- The Wizard who Invented Himself

    23 Feb 2018, 4:00 am
    On Thursday February 22nd, 2018 the Hermetic Hour with host Poke Runyon will present a discussion on the life and career of the 18th century magician and alchemical adept who called himself  Count Alessandro Cagliostro. He was perhaps the most ...
  • Sci-fi Classics that have Influenced the Occult Revival (re-broadcast)

    16 Feb 2018, 4:00 am
    On Thursday August 1st, 2013 The Hermetic Hour with host Poke Runyon will present a discussion on Science Fiction classics that have influenced the modern occult revival. Our special guest will be Professor Curtis Shumaker who teaches a course in ...
  • The Crata Repoa Pastophoris Legenda of the First Degree

    9 Feb 2018, 4:00 am
    On February 8th, 2018 the Hermetic Hour with host Poke Runyon will present the Legenda of the first Degree of Crata Repoa Reformado. Which we call the Fellowship of the Grail. A Legenda is the scenario of a esoteric degree. It describes the ...
  • Golden Dawn Memorial Service for Cris Monnastre

    2 Feb 2018, 4:00 am
    On Thursday February 1st, 2018 The Hermetic Hour with host Poke Runyon, and honored guests will reprise a Golden Dawn memorial service for lately departed Cris Monnastre, Patricia Behman, founder of the Los Angeles Temple of the Hermetic Order ...
  • "Wine of the Dreamers" by John D. MacDonald

    26 Jan 2018, 4:00 am
    On Thursday January 25th, 2018 the Hermetic Hour with host Poke Runyon will re-visit and review the 1950 science fiction novel “Wine of the Dreamers” by John D. MacDonald (1918-1986) This was his first science fiction novel. MacDonald went on to ...