Daily Ancient Magic #5: Secrecy

In the ancient ritual instructions, the reader is frequently urged to keep their contents secret. No wonder, because according to ancient conception, anyone could become a magician and sorceress, who could acquire the required knowledge.

The author of the „8th Book of Moses“ calls his work:

Achtes-Buch-Moses-ENG

 

But this was not enough for the secret keepers of ancient magic. They used various encryption techniques to protect their knowledge even better. And that’s what the next post is about: Daily Ancient Magic: Encryption!


Link to the papyrus: https://www.rmo.nl/collectie/collectiezoeker/collectiestuk/?object=18783