"Welcome to Esoterica Etc."

A home to the beautifully esoteric, different and curious.

Afterlife

It’s quite possibly the ultimate question posed by mankind: what follows when our life has run its natural course. Hamlet waxed lyrical about it when he asked ‘For in that sleep of death, what dreams may come’.

Egyptology

Egyptology is the study of Ancient Egyptian history, involving everything from the language and literature, the Religion of the periods and the Arts and Antiquities. Egyptology covers a very broad and complex period of civilization, from 5th Millennium BC to 4th Century AD.

Mysticism

The term for a practitioner of mysticism – that of the mystic – mystikos, has its basis in the Greek language. Such a person was in tune with the universe, able to tap into levels of consciousness above and beyond that of a normal human.