#16 Books That Make You Reconsider Your Perceptions On Spirituality, The Occult, And New Age Thinking
“What is new age thinking, or spirituality, or the occult for that matter? Some religions consider the occult to be quite bad, demonic and evil. They have even taken drastic measures to paint it in a negative light.
If we look back in history, a fascinating figure stands out. Considered by some to be the mother of the new age, Alice A. Bailey is an occultist who managed to get on Hitler’s black list. She also irritates some conspiracy theorists and those that travel in fundamentalists circles. Who was she really and what is the underlying message and influence of this intriguing woman?”
In this episode of Books That Make You, I chat with Desiree Duffy about The Unlikely Occultist: A biographical novel of Alice A. Bailey