The Star Sirius in Ancient Egypt

The Star Sirius in Ancient Egypt

By as early as 3285 B.C.E., the culture of ancient Egypt had developed a pronounced emphasis on a star then called Sothis, Sept, or Sepdet. Today, it is called Sirius. Sirius is a highly noticeable star in the heavens, the brightest star in the night sky. It is prominently positioned just southeast of dramatic and…

Alice Bailey, Twentieth-Century Sirian Channel

Alice Bailey, Twentieth-Century Sirian Channel

Who Was Alice Bailey? A spiritual leader and innovator within the Theosophical tradition established by famed nineteenth century occultist H.P. Blavatsky, Alice Bailey was a prolific twentieth-century British metaphysical writer whose twenty-four works have done much to shape the world of modern metaphysical spiritual literature. In fact, Bailey’s contribution to global spiritual culture has been…

A Brief History of Dursley Railway (1854-1970)

A Brief History of Dursley Railway (1854-1970)

Dursley is a small market town located in the Cotswold Hills of South Gloucestershire, South-West England. Today it is a quiet suburban off-shoot of its near city neighbours Gloucester and Bristol but for over two centuries, it was an independent township with its own rural customs, rich community celebrations and highly successful woollen trade. With…