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Semekh (ס)

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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 fifteenth is the Path of Semekh (ס), which connects Tiphareth with Yesod.

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: 25

Group: The Zodiac— 15 Aries, 16 Taurus, 17 Gemini, 18 Cancer, 19 Leo, 20 Virgo, 22 Libra, 24 Scorpio, 25 Sagittarius, 26 Capricorn, 28 Aquarius, 29 Pisces

Name (Hebrew Letter): Samekh (Prop)

Value of Hebrew Letter: 60

Path joins: Tiphareth (6) and Yesod (9)

Tarot Atu: Temperance(Art) (IV)

Element: Fire

Astrology: Sagittarius


Planets / Zodiacs

Egyptian (selection): Nephthys

Egyptian (practical): Drayohereeg(?)

Hindu: Vishnu(Horse-Avatar)

Scandinavian: —

Greek: Apollo, Artemis(hunters)

Roman: Diana(as Archer)

Christian: —

Sign of the Zodiac: Sagittarius

Planetary ruler: Jupiter

Exalted planet: –



Material Correspondences

King Scale: Blue

Queen Scale: Yellow

Emperor Scale: Green

Empress Scale: Dark vivid blue

Material Correspondences

Animals: Centaur, Horse, Hippogriff, Dog

Plants: Rush

Precious Stones: Jacinth

Perfume: Lign-Aloes

Vegetable Drugs: –

Mineral Drug: —

The Human Body: Hips and Thighs

Magick & Mysticim

Astrological Correspondances

Genii of the Twelve Hours (Levi):



The Mansions of the Moon:

20°-30° Shaulah, Na’aim(stars in Pegasus),

and Baldah(no constellation)

Order of Qliphoth: Necheshiron(Snakey)

Forty Buddhist Meditations: Limited Aperture

Magical Weapons: The Arrow

Magical Formula: ON

Magical Power: Transmutations

System of Taoism: –

Figure related to Pure Number:

The Rose(5×5)

Geomantic Intelligences: Hanel

Legendary Orders of Being: Centaurs

The Four Worlds

Heavens of Assiah: Quesheth (Sagittarius,Fire)

God Name in Assiah: —

Angels ruling Houses: Soi’a’asal

Twelve Lesser Assistant Angels in the Signs: Serimial

Angel Lords of the Triplicity in the Signs by Day: Ahuz

Angel Lords of the Triplicity in the Signs by Night: Lebarmim

Angels of the Decantes:

Ascendant: Mishrath

Succedent: Uhrin

Cadent: Abuhra

Magical Images of the Decans:

Ascendant: A man with three bodies – one black, one red, one white

Succedent: A man leading cows and, before him an ape and a bear

Cadent: A man leading another by the hair and slaying him


Ascendant: Lign-aloes

Succedent: Fol Lori

Cadent: Gaxisphillium

Goetic Demons of Decans by Day:

Ascendant: Glaselbul (A dog with gryohon’s wings)

Succedent: Bim (Dragon with three heads-a dog’s, a man’s and a gryphon’s)

Cadent: Rinuf (A monster[probably a dolphin])

Goetic Demons of Decans by Night:

Ascendant: Zann (Bull with gryphon’s wings)

Succedent: Vales (Child with angel’s wings rides a two-headed dragon)

Cadent: Andares (Angel with raven’s head. Rides black wolf carries sharp sword)

Egyptian Gods of the Zodiac:

Ascendant Decan: Tolmophta

Succedent Decan: Tomras

Cadent Decan: Zeraph

Egyptian Names of the Decans:

Ascendant: Eregbuo

Succedent: Sagen

Cadent: Chenen



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