Access In Depth Esoteric Insight and Wisdom
The word esoteric originally comes from the Greek word, esoterikos meaning; belonging to an inner circle. The word esoterikos comes from, esotero meaning; further inside. The Medicine Woman Centre for Shamanic and Esoteric Studies® uses the term esoteric to refer to Western esotericism which is the Western mystery tradition and its teachings. This is a Western form of spirituality that has had an inner tradition of non-public teachings. Hermeticism is founded on the Hermetic sciences of alchemy, astrology and magic.
The Medicine Woman Centre for Shamanic and Esoteric Studies® makes the recontextualised Western mystery teachings available in its training programs and ebooks as it recognises the vital importance of individual effort to gain spiritual knowledge, or gnosis to discover the true nature of the greater universe and answer the questions; Who am I? and; Why am I here?