Larva: In occultism, a visible manifestation of the astral shell or etheric double (q.v.). Law of Retribution: Karma (q.v.), ... (G. de Purucker, Occult Glossary, Theosophical University Press, 1953.) Laya yoga: That school of Yoga ...
Author: Frank Gaynor
Publisher: Open Road Media
Category: Social Science
Dictionay of Mysticism provides concise definitions for over 2,200 terms used in many philosophies, religions, and doctrines which relate to the influence of the superhuman and supernatural on man’s everyday life. Terms relating to esoteric philosophy, occultism, religious mysticism, spiritualism, alchemy, and psychical research are defined. Particular attention is given to the Oriental philosophies of Buddhism, Brahmanism, Sufism, Lamaism, Zoroastrianism, Theosophy, and Cabbalism. Also included are terms used in magic and demonology.