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Michelle Belanger

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Michelle Belanger is an American author, singer and prominent advocate for the vampire community. Belanger authored over two dozen nonfiction books on paranormal and occult topics, has appeared in television documentaries about magic and modern occultism.
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The Four Elements of the Wise
Working with the Magickal Powers of Earth, Air, Water, Fire
Ivo Dominguez Jr. - 2021-06-01
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An in-depth exploration of the elements, their lore, history, correspondences, and use in spellwork and ritual.  The four elements are the pillars that uphold the manifest world and anchor spirit to matter. They are associated with a wide range of spiritual entities, from small elementals to divine beings. This book explores the consciousness of th...
Michelle Belanger
@anthonythewitch @IvoDominguezJr A great book from a fantastic teacher.      source
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Psychic Self-Defense
The Classic Instruction Manual for Protecting Yourself Against Paranormal Attack
Dion Fortune - 2018-08-13 (first published in 1930)
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After finding herself the subject of a powerful psychic attack, Dion Fortune wrote this detailed instruction manual for safeguarding yourself against paranormal malevolence. Fortune explores the elusive psychic element in mental illness and, more importantly, details the methods, motives, and physical aspects of psychic attack, and how to overcome ...
Michelle Belanger
@DaiiMercury @MatAuryn @RyanJamesLoyd Her stuff is ... dated. But she is one of those whose work is influential enough on others that it pays to read at least her book, Psychic Self-Defense.      source
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The Dictionary of Demons
Tenth Anniversary Edition
M. Belanger - 2020-09-08
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Legions of Demons Laid BareNew Expanded Hardcover EditionThe Dictionary of Demons is the single most comprehensive book on demons ever published in the history of Western occultism. This limited-print-run, tenth-anniversary hardcover edition includes more of the deeply researched information that made the first edition a must-have for demonologists...
Michelle Belanger
Given the heated discussions about @LilNasX and #Satan, might I respectfully suggest a book that delves into beliefs about Satan, Lucifer, Belial, & a host of other demons, with a focus on their portrayal in literature, myth, magick, & art?      source
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The Origin of Satan
How Christians Demonized Jews, Pagans, and Heretics
Elaine Pagels - 1996-04-30 (first published in 1995)
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From the religious historian whose The Gnostic Gospels won both the National Book Award and the National Book Critics Circle Award comes a dramatic interpretation of Satan and his role on the Christian tradition. With magisterial learning and the elan of a born storyteller, Pagels turns Satan's story into an audacious exploration of Christianity's ...
Michelle Belanger
@Richard_Kadrey It is a brilliant book, and I wish more people would read it.      source
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The Book of Oberon
A Sourcebook of Elizabethan Magic
Daniel Harms - 2015-04-08
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A fascinating addition to the magical literature of the Elizabethan era, this lavishly illustrated grimoire is a must-have for magic practitioners, collectors, and historians. The Book of Oberon is the meticulous transcription and translation of a sixteenth-century manuscript acquired by the esteemed Folger Shakespeare Library. Unlike the more theo...
Michelle Belanger
@treadwells This is a fantastic book. It sheds light on a number of techniques & concepts. Excellent scholarship and commentary throughout.      source
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Dream Telepathy
Experiments in Nocturnal Extrasensory Perception (Studies in Consciousness)
Montague Ullman - 2003-06-01 (first published in 1989)
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Interest in dreams is as old as humankind. Interest in dream telepathy -- the idea that we can influence others' dreams and communicate through them -- has been around almost as long. Dream Telepathy is Montague Ullman and Stanley Krippner's 1973 report on their ten years of research and experimentation with the human power to communicate across th...
Michelle Belanger
@tweetybrit On the subject of dream telepathy, the best book (though a bit pricey in this reprint):      source