By Jean Shinoda Bolen
From fictional characters like Bridget Jones to feminist icons like Gloria Steinem, Jean Bolen’s bestselling classic Goddesses in Everywoman has been broadly learn and soundly praised.
Now comes a brand new e-book written within the related spirit and with an identical energy. In Artemis: The Indomitable Spirit in Everywoman, Bolen invitations girls and women to find the tenacity and braveness of the Artemis archetype and the way it may be tapped to reside authentically.
To inform the tale, Bolen delves deeply into the parable of Atalanta, the recognized hunter and runner in historic Greek mythology, a mortal lady who's pointed out with Artemis the Greek Goddess of the search and Moon. Atalanta begun existence deserted and left to die simply because she was once born a lady. She confronted the Calydon Boar and drew first blood; she was once the runner who might call for to be crushed in a footrace by means of the fellow who may possibly declare her as his bride. She exemplifies the indomitable spirit in useful, brave women and within the girls they turn into. this is often grit, the eagerness and patience to head the space, to outlive, and to succeed.
She contains many real-life tales in addition to mythological and fictional examples of girls who're just like Atalanta, together with between others Princess Merida from the lively film Brave and Katniss from The starvation Games. Artemis and Atalanta are the capacity during which readers can navigate their very own own exploration to turn into their real selves. Bolen dedicates this e-book to girls and women who embrace the archetype of Artemis, who become aware of her uncrushable spirit in themselves or others.
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Amelouith In Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa Von Netteshim’s De Occulta Philosophia (1531), Ambriel (“energy of God”) is said to be the demon of the constellation Gemini. Amelouith was the demon of the Egyptian magicians. Together with the demon EPHIPPAS, they created a column out of some unknown purple substance that they raised out of the Red Sea. This is also the demon who hardened Pharaoh’s heart when Moses asked him to set free the Israelites. When Moses and his people ﬂed through the parting of the Red Sea, Amelouith traveled with Pharaoh’s army to capture them.
Sources: Ashe, Qabalah, 50; Belanger, Dictionary of Demons, 26; Conybeare, Jewish Quarterly Review, Vol. 11, 37; Fleg, Life of Solomon, 107. Allocen Variations: Alocas, Alocer, Allocer, Alloces, Alloien According to Johann Wierus’s Pseudomonarchia Daemonum (False Monarchy of Demons, 1583) Duke Allocen is a FALLEN ANGEL who commands thirty-six legions of demons (see DUKES OF HELL). He is described as looking like a soldier mounted upon a great horse. His face is very red and looks like a lion with ﬂaming eyes.
Sources: Mathers, Book of Sacred Magic of Abramelin the Mage, 121; Susej, Demonic Bible, 259; Von Works, Book of Abramelin, 257. In the Sacred Magic of Abramelin the Mage, book two, Amchison is listed as one of the sixtyﬁve SERVITORS OF KORE AND MAGOTH. Amducias Variations: Ambuscias, Amducious, Amdukias, Amduscas, Amduscias, Amdusias, Amukias, SAMIL, YOMAEL Ranked as a duke and the musical director in Hell in Christian demonology, Amducias (“the destroyer”) was originally one of the seventy-two SPIRITS OF SOLOMON.
Artemis: The Indomitable Spirit in Everywoman by Jean Shinoda Bolen