Dark Venus: Exploring the Magical Paradox of Lilith and Venus - A HexFest 2024 Workshop with Michael Herkes

Presented by Brian Cain, Christian Day
and the Witches of New Orleans


Dark Venus: Exploring the Magical Paradox of Lilith and Venus

Featuring Michael Herkes

Saturday, August 10

1:30 pm

St Ann Cottage 1 [map]

Multimedia Multimedia Workshop

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In this workshop, we will delve into the captivating paradox of Lilith and Venus/Aphrodite by exploring the historical comparison between these two powerful beings and uncover their intertwined magical nature. Throughout history, Lilith and Venus have been depicted as contrasting forces - one embodies darkness and rebellion, while the other radiates love and beauty. However, as we delve deeper into their mythology and symbolism, a fascinating realization emerges: they may be two sides of the same coin. Through interactive discussions and activities, you will discover how embracing both Lilith's fierce independence and Venus' enchanting allure can bring about a harmonious balance within your magical practice.

During this workshop, we will:

• Unravel the secrets of how working with both Lilith and Venus can lead to profound magical empowerment. • Examine ancient texts and legends that shed light on the connections between Lilith and Venus. • Explore how their energies intertwine, creating a dynamic interplay that can unlock immense power within ourselves. • Delve into rituals, spells, and meditations specifically designed to tap into this dynamic energy duo.

The workshop will end with a 12-minute short film/music video that encapsulates the paradoxical beauty of Lilith and Venus.

Prepare to expand your understanding of these mystical forces as we embark on an illuminating journey through history. By embracing both Lilith's rebellious spirit and Venus' alluring grace, you will discover new dimensions of personal empowerment in your magical pursuits.

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