Site for Esoteric History 

Links relevant to esoteric and other alternative interpretations of history...

Web sites of Organizations within the larger Theosophical Movement

Other Esoteric Organizations and Web Sites

Journals and Magazines

Parapolitical Investigations



Web sites of Organizations within the larger Theosophical Movement

The Theosophical Society
International TS Headquarters near Adyar, India. Founded by H.P.Blavatsky in 1875.

The Theosophical Society
In Pasadena, California. Originally the American branch of the mother organization which split of in 1895 under W.Q. Judge.

The United Lodge of Theosophists
Founded in 1909 by Robert Crosbie. To spread the teachings of Theosophy as recorded in the writings of H.P. Blavatsky and William Q. Judge.

Anthroposophical Society
In Dornach, Switzerland. Founded by Rudolf Steiner in 1924.

Lucis Trust
Founded by Alice and Foster Bailey.

Agni Yoga Society
Founded by Nicholas and Helena Roerich.

Krishnamurti Foundation
Founded by Krishnamurti and friends.

The I AM Activity
Founded by Guy and Edna Ballard in the 1930s.

Bridge to Freedom
Site run by the Ascended Master Teaching Foundation, which publishes the legacy of Geraldine Innocente.

Church Universal and Triumphant
Founded in 1975 by Elizabeth Clare Prophet. A continuation of The Summit Lighthouse, founded by Mark Prophet in 1958.

The Temple of the Presence
Founded by Monroe and Carolyn Shearer in 1995.

Ask the Real Jesus & Shangra-la
Ask was founded by Kim Michaels and Shangra-la by Lorraine Michaels in 2002. As of 2009 both have gone their own way.

New Wisdom University
Founded by Marsha Covington in 2003.

The Hearts Center
Founded by David Lewis in 2005.


Other Esoteric Organizations and Web Sites

Alice Bailey-Djwal Kuhl
Collected works on-line.

American Co-Masonry
A Masonic order which works the Scottish Rite from the 1st through the 33rd Degree plus some Degrees of the York Rite and admits women on an equal footing.

The Ancient Mystical Order Rosae Crucis. Founded in 1915.

Ascension Research Center
An independent student research project to stimulate interest in the Ascended Master Teachings. Maintained by Allen Buresz.

Blavatsky Archives Online
"This site publishes material (including rare & hard-to-find source documents) on the life, writings & teachings of Madame H.P. Blavatsky, the founder of modern Theosophy"

Blavatsky Net
"This site focuses on Madame Blavatsky and her teaching - Theosophy. It features an introduction to Theosophy, study aids, original text of Theosophy, supporting evidence, membership, and visitor interaction."

Craftings Masonic and Esoteric links page
Great collection of links to Masonic sites.

Exploring Theosophy: The Synthesis of Science, Religion and Philosophy. Collection of the many interesting articles written by the editor David Pratt.

"An esoteric resource on the life and work of Geoffrey Hodson (1886-1983), Theosophical teacher, mystic and gnostic seer." Edited by Bill Keidan.

The Link
'The Link is a bi-annual newsletter which serves as a liason between the various groups of people around the world interested in the teachings [of Krishnamurti].'

Katinka Hesselink.Net
Personal web site mainly dedicated to theosophy and Krishnamurti.

United Grand Lodge of England
Founded in 1717 and the oldest Grand Lodge of Freemasons in the world.

A Page About Freemasonry
A place to learn about Masonry.

"Pietre-Stones" Review of Freemasonry
A multilingual, but 80% English, Web site with 6.000.000 bytes of Masonic articles, information and resources.

The Philosophical Research Society
Founded in 1934 by Manly P. Hall.

Rosicrucian Fellowship
Founded in 1907 by Max Heidel, author of The Rosicrucian Cosmo-Conception.

The Theosophical Society in America
in Wheaton, IL. American branch of the Adyar TS.

Theosophy Trust
An online library within the ULT fold, dedicated to Raghavan N. Iyer.


Journals and Magazines

A Journal of Cosmology, Philosophy, Myth and Culture. Edited by David Fideler.

Aries: Journal for the Study of Western Esotericism
"Aries is the first professional academic journal specifically devoted to a long-neglected but now rapidly developing new domain of research in the humanities, usually referred to as 'Western Esotericism'." Edited by Roland Edighoffer, Antoine Faivre and Wouter J. Hanegraaff.

Cauda Pavonis: Studies in Hermeticism
Publishes scholarly material on all aspects of alchemy and Hermeticism and their influence on literature, philosophy, art, religion, and the history of science and medicine. Published from 1982 till 1998 by the Department of English, Washington State University, Pullman

Culture and Cosmos
Apeer-reviewed academic journal in the history of astrology and cultural astronomy published in association with the Sophia Centre for the Study of Cosmology in Culture, School of Archaeology, History and Anthropology, University of Wales Trinity Saint David.

Esoterica: The Journal of Esoteric Studies
On-line journal dedicated to the scholarly investigation of esoteric spiritual traditions, with a special emphasis on Western Esotericism. Edited by Arthur Versluis.

A Journal of the Western Inner Traditions. Edited by Richard Smoley and Jay Kinney. Ceased publication in 1999.

Journal of Alternative Spiritualities and New Age Studies
Official journal of the Alternative Spiritualities and New Age Studies Association (ASANAS), an "informal network of academics from many disciplines conducting research."

Parabola Magazine
An in-depth and enduring journal of the world's wisdom traditions. Explores the sacred myths, symbols, rituals, and arts which have inspired people in all times and places.

The Quest
A magazine of philosophy, religion, science, and the arts published by the Theosophical Society in America.

Published by the Theosophical Society in Pasadena. The magazine presents a wide range of philosophic and scientific themes in the light of ancient and modern Theosophy and its application to daily experience.

Theosophical History Journal
This webpage is a collaborative effort of serious students of all aspects of Theosophy, with an emphasis on the wave of occultism, spiritualism, New Age thought and Theosophy as it has developed during the last 150 years. Edited by Prof. James Santucci of California State University, Fullerton.


Parapolitical Investigations

A-albionic Research
Publisher of of the quarterly "The Project" and seller of back issues of "Conspiracy Digest."

American Monetary Institute
A foundation dedicated to the study of monetary history, monetary theory and monetary reform. Director: Stephen Zerlenga.

Covert Action Quarterly 
Progressive investigative journalism at its best. Strong on exposing the effects of western cultural and economic imperialism.

British Journal of Parapolitics, Intelligence and State Research.

New American
Conservative conspiricist magazine allied to the John Birch Society.

New Dawn
Australian magazine bringing together the 'political' and the 'metaphysical.' Edited by David Jones.

Magazine concentrating on suppressed information in the fields of science, health and history.

Published by Citizens for Truth about the Kennedy Assassination.

Steamshovel Press
One of the better conspiracy magazines. Editor: Kenn Thomas.

Noam Chomsky's political magazine.



The Alchemy Web Site
86 megabytes online of information on alchemy in all its facets. Divided into over 1300 sections and providing tens of thousands of pages of text, over 1700 images, over 200 complete Alchemical texts, extensive bibliographical material on the printed books and manuscripts, numerous articles, introductory and general reference material on alchemy.

Abe-books and Bibliofind
Best sites to obtain second hand books.

Bibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica
The J.R. Ritman Library of Hermetic philosophy in Amsterdam.

The Center for Studies on New Religions, is an international network of associations of scholars working in the field of new religious movements. Its director is the Italian scholar Massimo Introvigne.

The Francis Bacon Research Trust
"The FBRT researches the life and works of Sir Francis Bacon (1561-1626), a great Initiate and secret Master, President of the Rosicrucians, a philosopher, poet, judge and statesman." Website designed and written by Peter Dawkins.

History of Hermetic Philosophy and Related Currents
De Universiteit van Amsterdam (UvA) is the world's first academic institution to have created a complete program for research and teaching in the field of western esotericism. Headed by Wouter Hanegraaff.

Kessinger Publishing
Published over 1,750 previously out-of-print Rare Esoteric & Freemasonry Books.

This is an effort to bring the spectrum of material and references to Mary Magdalene together in one cohesive Web site. Edited by Lesa Whyte.

Nicholas Roerich Museum
Art by Nicholas Roerich.

Quest Books
Quest Books is the imprint of the Theosophical Publishing House, the publishing arm of the Theosophical Society in America.

The Priory-of-Sion.com website
Paul Smith's web site. Collection of smaller and larger papers and documents on the mysteries surrounding Rennes-le-Château, Bérenger Saunière, Priory of Sion, Alpha Galates, Pierre Plantard, etc.

Rennes-le-Château Home Page
Primary sources, links and recommended books about this mysterious village in the south of France.

Rosslyn Chapel Trust
Dedicated to preserve this enigmatic chapel build in 1446 in Scotland.


David Green's Critical History Page on Theosophy 
Critical articles on Blavatsky, Leadbeater, ULT, Alice Bailey etc.

Netherlands foundation for information on social problems and occult tendencies.




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