Aleister Crowley

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Aleister Crowley AKA Edward Alexander Crowley AKA Frater Perdurabo AKA The Great Beast 666 AKA Master Therion AKA V.V.V.V.V. AKA "Laird of Boleskine" AKA Prince Chioa Khan; AKA Sir Alastor de Kerval;

England 1875 - 1947

Teachers: Samuel Liddell MacGregor Mathers; Allan Bennett; Aiwass (his HGA), George Cecil Jones , Theodor Reuss; influenced by Gurdjieff, Rabelais and the New Testament;

Students: Kenneth Grant, Kenneth Anger, Jack Parsons, Gerald Gardner, Robert Anton Wilson, Austin Osman Spare, Marcelo Ramos Motta, Jerry Cornelius; Grady McMurtry, Chuck Furnace, Stephen Mace,Tobias Churton, Dr. Francis Israel Regardie; J.F.C. Fuller; Elaine Simpson; Vera "Lola" Stepp; Victor Neuburg, Richard Noel Warren,; Horace Sheridan-Bickers, George Raffalovich, Francis Henry Everard Joseph Fielding, Herbert Edward Inman, Kenneth Ward, Frater Achad AKA Charles Stansfeld Jones; Leila Waddell AKA Laylah, Wilfred Smith AKA Frater 132,Evangeline Adams; Leah Hirsig AKA Soror Alostrael, Fernando Pesso; Patricia "Deirdre" MacAlpine; Frieda Harris

Friends:Lawrence Sutin, Herbert Charles Pollitt, Elaine Simpson; Oscar Eckenstein; Rose Edith Kelly;W. Somerset Maugham ; Ada Leverson; Oscar Wilde; Frank Harris; Rose Kelly; Jeanne Robert Foster, Hellen Hollis; Alice Richardson AKA Ratan Devi, Maria de Miramar; Ian Fleming; Daphne Harris; John Symond ; Gerald Suster

Enemies: poet W.B. Yeats; Arthur Edward Waite; Guy Knowles, H. Pfannl, V. Wesseley, and Dr Jules Jacot-Guillarmod, Gerald Kelly; Charles Adolphe Reymond, Alexis Pache, Alcesti C. Rigo de Righi, Somerset Maugham, Ananda Coomaraswamy, ? Shumway AKA Sister Cypris, Nina Hamnett; [[Dion Fortune ]];

Organizations: Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn; Freemason; Abbey of Thelema; Trinity College, Cambridge; A∴A∴ or Argenteum Astrum (the Silver Star); OTO AKA Ordo Templi Orientis; Boleskine House, Society for the Propagation of Religious Truth; Mysteria Mystica Maxima of the OTO in Britain, ,

Author: The Equinox, Book of the Law, Book of Lies, Moonchild, The Book of Thoth and Thoth Tarot deck (art by Frieda Harris);

Comments: Thelema; Rosicrucian; Qabalist; sex magick;

Resources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aleister_Crowley;