V.K. Jehannum takes us through a tour of his experiences while reading the Simon Necronomicon in what appears to be a new series dedicated to his exploration of the tome.
Wafubeh! One of the many ancient Mesopotamian rituals found in the Simon Necronomicon is the Preliminary Purification Incantation, which derives from an Akkadian potency ritual taken from the 7th Century BCE. known […]
The Mad Arab mentions the following in his First Testimony: “Remember, always, in every empty moment, to call upon the Gods not to forget thee, for they are forgetful and very far […]
Did The Ancient Chaldean Priests Use Methods of Ceremonial Magick Similar To The Simon Necronomicon?
Practitioners of the Simon Necronomicon often get ridiculed for invoking ancient Chaldean deities in a ceremonial manner. It is due to such criticism that the question now arises as to what place […]
Over 90% of the passages found in the Simon Necronomicon can be traced back to Ancient Mesopotamian texts. For quite some time, I was curious about a particular passage concerning Pazuzu in […]
“The initiatory structure in its pages is designed to create a different type of initiate: a kind of black bodhisattva, a spiritually enlightened and empowered sage” – Dead Names (page 224) Simon admonishes […]
“These were the sorcerer’s handbooks, and generally not meant as textbooks or encyclopedias of ceremonial magick. In other words, the sorcerer or magician is supposed to be in possession of the requisite […]