The Hermetic Hour

  • The Holy Guardian Angel Retreat - How To Do It (re-broadcast)

    20 Oct 2017, 3:00 am
    On Thursday May 30th, 2013 the Hermetic Hour, with host Poke Runyon, will present a discussion on the practical aspects and ritual techniques employed in the Holy Guardian Angel retreat. This is the modern three day intensive solo operation developed by ...
  • The Labours of Hercules in the Hermetic Tradition

    13 Oct 2017, 3:00 am
    On Thursday October 12th the Hermetic Hour with host Poke Runyon and special guest Frater Soun of Ubar will discuss the mythical Labours of Hercules in relation to the Hermetic tradition. We will develop the background of the myth evolving from ...
  • Gilgamesh, Mythical Hero in an Epic Adventure

    6 Oct 2017, 3:00 am
    On Thursday October 5th, 2017 the Hermetic Hour with host Poke Runyon joined by Frater Soun, Magister of Ubar Lodge in Dallas, will air a discussion on the evolution of the the Solar Hero in mythology from the Sumerian Gilgamesh who was the model for ...
  • "Love Sex Fear Death" - The Process - with Timothy Wyllie (re-broadcast)

    29 Sep 2017, 3:00 am
    On Thursday May 16th, 2013 the Hermetic Hour with host Poke Runyon will present a review on the new book "Love Sex Fear Death" The Inside Story of The Process Church of the Final Judgment, by Timothy Wyllie, edited by Adam Parfrey from Feral House. ...
  • William Blake vs Swedenborg: The Marriage of Heaven and Hell (re-broadcast)

    22 Sep 2017, 3:00 am
    On Thursday May 9th, 2013 the Hermetic Hour with host Poke Runyon will present a discussion on the art and poetry of British 18th century mystic artist-philosopher-poet William Blake -- who was influenced by Milton (Paradise Lost) and Swedenborg (Heaven ...
  • The Vajrayogini Tantra -- Tibet's Magical Goddess (re-broadcast)

    15 Sep 2017, 3:00 am
    On Thursday April 25th, 2013, the Hermetic Hour, with host Poke Runyon, will present a discussion on the practice of the Vajrayogini tantra as undertaken by O.T.A. members and Gardenerians at the Sakya Center in Los Angeles in Oct.-Nov.1985 under the ...
  • Sekret Machines - Sources and Follow-up Books

    8 Sep 2017, 3:00 am
    On Thursday September 7th, 2017 the Hermetic Hour with host Poke Runyon will present a follow-up to our previous review of "Sekret Machines" (2017) by Tom DeLonge and A.J. Hartley. In this program we will look at their major source work: ...
  • Sekret Machines - Chasing Shadows, by Tom DeLonge and A.J. Hartley

    1 Sep 2017, 3:00 am
    On Thursday August 31st the Hermetic Hour with host Poke Runyon will present a review of the recent best selling novel: "Sekret Machines - Chasing Shadows" by Tom DeLonge and A.J. Hartley. This book purports to be The Truth about "The Phenomenon" ...
  • Ninjutsu - The Magical Martial Art (re-broadcast)

    25 Aug 2017, 3:00 am
    On Thursday, March 11th, 2013 the Hermetic Hour will present a discussion by host Poke Runyon on the Japanese martial arts system known as Ninjutsu. This may not seem related to the Western Hermetic Tradition but it seems that Hermetic magicians find ...
  • Stories of Magic and Enchantment with William Mistele

    18 Aug 2017, 3:00 am
    On Thursday August 17th, 2017 the Hermetic Hour with host Poke Runyon is honored to present a review and discussion on the new book of magical fiction "Stories of Magic and Enchantment" by William Mistele, with the author as our guest. This ...
  • Feraferian Lammas Summary Report with Jo Carson

    11 Aug 2017, 3:00 am
    On Thursday August 10th, 2017 the Hermetic Hour with co-hosts Poke Runyon and Lady Jo Carson of Feraferia will recap last week's wonderful Feraferian power weekend at Rivendell. It began on Thursday evening with our previous broadcast of the ...
  • Feraferia's 50th Anniversary Celebration with Jo Carson

    4 Aug 2017, 3:00 am
    On Thursday August 3rd, 2017 the Hermetic Hour with co-hosts Poke Runyon and Lady Jo Carson of Feraferia will discuss the Fifty year Anniversary celebration of America's premier Goddess worshiping, nature oriented Neopagan religion founded by ...
  • The Sufis and Islamic Mysticism (re-broadcast)

    28 Jul 2017, 3:00 am
    On Thursday April 4th, 2013 the Hermetic Hour, with host Poke Runyon, will present a discussion on the Sufis and Islamic mysticism. This is a subject that is impossible to fathom and difficult to summarize. The reason it is so difficult to ...
  • Shamgar, The Whole Story

    21 Jul 2017, 3:00 am
    On Thursday July 20th,2017 the Hermetic Hour with host Poke Runyon will present the dramatic conclusion of Shamgar, the Purple Dragon by Poke Runyon. The first part of this Biblical adventure was aired on September 4th, 2014's Hermetic Hour and ...
  • The Hermetic Revival in the 21st Century (re-broadcast)

    14 Jul 2017, 3:00 am
    On Thursday March 21st, 2013 The Hermetic Hour with host Poke Runyon will present a discussion on the rise of serious academic, intellectual, and scientific interest in Hermetic philosophy, spirituality and even practice in the late 20th and early 21st ...