And the dreadful horns of the Goat.
an Eye, refers to the meatus. This explains the application of Capricornus to the 15th ATU. The shape may suggest the two eyes and the nose.
The Exalted Phallus.
The Secret of generation is Death.
Then the Lord Khem arose, He who is holy among the highest, and set up his crowned staff for to redeem the universe.
The gross powers of generation.
Erect and glad - the Priest
The Sabbath of the Adepts.
With thy right Eye create all for thyself, and with the left accept all that be created otherwise!
Or as a scholar may learn some secret language of the ancients, his friends shall say: “Look! he pretends to read this book. But it is unintelligible— it is nonsense.” Yet he delights in the Odyssey, while they read vain and vulgar things.
Let the Magus then contemplate each in turn, raising it to the ultimate power of Infinity. Wherein Sorrow is Joy, and Change is Stability, and Selflessness is Self. For the interplay of the parts hath no action upon the whole. And this contemplation shall be performed not by simple meditation— how much less then by reason? but by the method which shall have been given unto Him in His Initiation to the Grade.
Nor shall the æon itself avail thee in this; for from the dust shall a white ash be prepared by Hermes the Invisible.
777: VII The Heavens of Assiah - English
777: XIII The Paths of the Sepher Yetzirah
777: CLXXX Title of Tarot Trumps
The Lord of the Gates of Matter. The Child of the Forces of Time.
777: CLXXXI Correct Design of Tarot Trumps.
The figure of Pan or Priapus.
Levi’s Baphomet is sound commentary on this Mystery, but should not be found in the text.