|On Saturday, there will be a limited vendor room for lounging and talking.
The Schedule is as fixed as it's going to get! Although it may change without notice!
|Registration table will be provided to check in to Crucible and acquire any up-to-date information. Please note that the ticket fee does NOT include food at the various Crucible meeting areas. Also note that the name tags will be required for entry to all the meets and discussions in the hotel and dinner. Dinners are LIMITED so reserve yours EARLY!
|To be held at Cheng's Cafe (same place as last year) located at 791 Amboy Ave, Edison, NJ 08837 (732) 738-0460. It's at the corner of Woodbridge Ave and Amboy Ave and is less then a mile away from the hotel (Simply turn right onto Woodbridge Ave from Raritan Center Parkway and follow it) The Mixer is to allow further....well....Mixing. A good opportunity to mingle with speakers and attendees alike!
|To be held at Harold's which is attached to the Holiday Inn Hotel. A closing mixer to network with others and say your goodbyes.
|To be held at Harold's which is attached to the Holiday Inn Hotel. This will be a good opportunity to mingle with the old friends and make new ones.
|To be catered in the current hotel space. Current pricing to be $5 per person, to be purchased at the registration table. (Yes, there will be meat) Dinners are LIMITED so reserve yours EARLY!
| Houngan Gate Sa Daginen will do Vodou 101 Lecture
Our lecture will discuss the basics of Haitian Vodou. Beliefs and Practices of Haitian Vodou including- God, Spirits (Lwa), Magic, Initiation, etc. We will be discussing in depth about certain Lwa of the Vodou and some of Haiti's History. There will be a time for questions.
|Panel Discussion: The Place of the Mage and Magic in the Modern World
|Dimitri will discuss dowsing as a therapeutic art, for better health. It is a similar approach to kinesiology, in which the body is it's own tool. Dimitri will provide a demonstration using pendulums.
|Panel Discussion: Sex, Drugs and Rock 'n Roll: Alternative ways of achieving Gnosis and their Implications
|Shawn is presenting on Egyptian Magick.
|Jow will be doing an overview of Rouhaniat, also known as Al Hikmah, a form of contemporary, medieval based Arabian Magick. The lecture will cover magical theory, history, and practical applications.
| WiseCrafter will be doing a lecture entitled: The Holy Grail, Hermetica, and History, Oh, my!
A scholarly and entertaining whirlwind tour of the origins, history and magickal uses of Grail lore, Hermeticism, Kabbalah, Alchemy and Tarot. Moving from the first century of the common era to the twenty-first, we'll dive into the rich historical, philosophical, religious and magickal depths of these systems and how they can be marshalled to assist the modern mage.
|Inominandum's lecture is entitled: Magickal Combat
In this class Jason Miller, the author of Protection and Reversal Magick, will lay out strategies and methods used in magickal conflicts, either between sorcerer and spirit, or magician vs Magician. Methods of protection, obfuscation, binding, expelling, jinxing and cursing will all be discussed. Material will range from High Ceremonial magick to Hedge Magick and everything in between.
|Arthur will be presenting on a lecture entitled: Omnimancy: Intermediate
A lecture on a non-ritual based form of magic called Omnimancy. Basic understanding of energy working will be assumed.
|Deserie & Dimitri Deserie will discuss basic Yoruban Gods, beliefs, practices, and there adaptation to modernization. She will close with a modern Yoruban based ritual cleansing and blessing.
|Shawn is presenting on Ideas between quantum physics and chaos magic.
|Mikki will be doing a workshop on thoughtforms and servitor creation, culminating with us making one together.
|The Place of the Mage and Magic in the Modern World
|Sex, Drugs and Rock 'n Roll: Alternative ways of achieving Gnosis and their Implications
Jason Miller (Inominandum) the author of Protection and Reversal Magick, is a NJ based professional magican and teacher. He is an initiate of the Chthonic Auranian Temple, the Sangreal Sodality, and several lineages of Tibetan Buddhist and Bonpo Tantra. He has traveled to the Nepal, New Orleans, and all over Europe in persuit of magick in all its varied forms.
Please visit his webpage at www.angelfire.com/space/inominandum.
|Mikki is a Khemetic priestess, Dark Goddess devotee, and a dabbler in chaos magick. She can also probably kick your ass at airhockey.
|Ed both practices a Wiccan Ritual *and* Ceremonial Magick styles. In additon to being a member of Hands of Change Coven and the Covenant of Unitarian Universalist Pagans, Ed is also an Adept in an international magickal order called the Sangreal Sodality. He also does Chaos Magick -- for which any proper group of practitioners shouldn't make an order...but does that mean multiple practitioners therefore make a disorder? :-)
|Deserie & Dimitri
| Dimitri Brzosko: Therapeutic Dowsing
Dimitri is an experienced dowser and Master Reiki Healer. He has learned this art as a child in Poland, and augmented it while studying in Europe.
Deserie Brzosko: Yoruban Magic as Practiced in the United States Today Deserie is an Iyalawo, a female Priestess of Ifa. Ifa is the Yoruban system of guidance through divination.
Please visit their webpage at www.MoonOnTheWater.com.
|Houngan Gate Sa Daginen
|Houngan Hector is an initiated High Priest of Haitian Vodou. See his site at www.ezilikonnen.com
|Shawn is a well known Magician in the online Magical community. Please visit www.sk4p.net for more details.
Jow has been an Omnimancer for over five years and is currently a research level student of Omni North, and has been an Apprentice of the Magical Society of the White Flame, formerly the Angelic College of Damkar for almost a decade.
Arthur has been practicing for 15 years, the founder of the Omnimancer tradition, and is Head Omnimancer at OmniCore. For more information on Omnimancy please visit www.omnimancy.com