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Beth (ב)

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In the Kabalah, the 22 Paths (named after the letters of the Hebrew alphabet) connect the ten Sephiroth on the “Tree of Life.” The second is the Path of Beth (ב), which connects Kether with Binah.

The 22 paths are: 11 Aleph, 12 Beth, 13 Gimel, 14 Daleth, 15 , 16 Vau, 17 Zain, 18 Cheth, 19 Teth, 20 Yod, 21 Kaph, 22 Lamed, 23 Mem, 24 Nun, 25 Samekh, 26 Ayin, 27 , 28 Tzaddi, 29 Qoph, 30 Resh, 31 Shin, 32 Tau,

Qabalistic Attributions

Key Scale: 12

Group: Planets— 12 Mercury, 13 Luna, 14 Venus, 21 Jupiter, 27 Mars, 30 Sol, 32 Saturn

Name (Hebrew Letter): Beth (House)

Value of Hebrew Letter: 2

Path joins: Kether (1) and Binah (3)

Tarot Atu: The Magus (I)

Element: —

Astrology: Mercury



Egyptian (selection): Thoth and Cynocephalus

Egyptian (practical): Thoth

Hindu: Hanuman, Vishnu (as Parasa-Rama)

Scandinavian: —

Greek: Hermes

Roman: Mercury [Juno, Æolus]

Christian: Sardis

Planetary Number: 8

Planetary Intelligence: Tiriel

Planetary Spirit: Taphthartharath

Planetary Olympic Spirit: Ophiel



Material Correspondences

King Scale: Yellow

Queen Scale: Purple

Emperor Scale: Grey

Empress Scale: Indigo rayed violet

Animals: Swallow, Ibis, Ape [Twin Serpents, fish, hybrids]

Plants: Vervain, Herb Mercury, Major-lane, Palm [Lime or Linden

Precious Stones: Opal, Agate

Perfume: Mastic, White Sandal, [Nutmeg], Mace, Storax, all Fugitive Odours

Vegetable Drugs: All cerebral excitants

Mineral Drug: Mercury

The Human Body: Cerebral and Nervous Systems

Metals: Mercury

Magick & Mysticim

The Four Worlds

Order of Qliphoth: Samael

Forty Buddhist Meditations: Yellow

Magical Weapons: The Wand or Caduceus

Magical Formula: —

Magical Power: Miracles of Healing, Gift of Tongues,

Knowledge of Sciences

System of Taoism: Sun

Figure related to Pure Number: Calvary Cross

Lineal Figures of the Planets, etc., and Geomancy: Octagram

Geomantic Intelligence: Raphael

The Noble Eightfold Path: Samma Vaca (Right Speech)

Legendary Orders of Being: “Voices,” Witches and Wizards

Heavens of Assiah: Kokab (Mercury)

God Name in Assiah: (aleph zain beth vau gimel heh)




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