In the Old Testament’s Book of Genesis the God did not destroyed Cain because of the killer of Abel, he designed his symbol on Cain. It shows that anybody who would meet him could not kill him because of the fright of sevenfold vengeance, but would know the ancestor of the killer of the first human being.
This sign from the God means to save from lethal pursuit and also is the mark of murderer. It is a dramatic beginning. The people know this signs and even these marks are imprinted on the faces of transgressors. Tattoo enthusiasts can estimate the depth of symbols as esoteric tattoos designed by intellect and hands.
The esoteric and dark arts are usually misapprehended by traditional community as something evil and absurd. The term ‘sigil’ derives from the Latin term sigillum and signifies mark. The seventy-two demons contain the notorious names of Baal, Asmodai, Belial and Paimon and their profane marks. The ruler Solomon had got a seal ring carved by God which allowed him to call and control devils and djinns and talk the language of creatures.
Although the place of this powerful ring is actually buried in the sands of time its root, tales can be discovered in holy spiritual texts. Allow us to study another famous sphere of our culture the alchemy. The investigators of esoteric can’t desist of this huge mine of treasures. This knowledge produces profound sayings and is associated with such esoteric systems as Hermeticism, Gnosticism, Sufism, Kabbalah and Taoism. The students of alchemy are informed about Emerald Tablet and the Philosopher’s stone. They keep the mystery of cosmos and eternity and continue to stay common theme in films and stories.
Probably, the Stone is created by chemistry or the Stone itself is a spiritual essence. The Book of Changes or I Ching written over 3000 years ago is one of the ancient books of the earth. It has created Taoism and Confucianism, the main branches of Chinese philosophy and has tripped over the world to impact on 20th century such intelligent persons as Herman Hesse, Philip K.Dick and Carl Jung who studied Chinese philosophy for 30 years.
The Ching is a system of divination of hexagrams which include six broken and unbroken lines. Habitually stalks of yarrow plant would be counted, added and constructed into hexagrams to decipher and examine the holy themes. The crannies have inspire interesting notions.