Some Biographies in Brief,


The Initiatic Lineage of Mountain Temple Center

in which are presented certain lives, offered by way of Example and Edification, of notable figures of the original and most ancient Brotherhood of the Rosy Cross, as well as other selected characters of generally Magickal or Mystical import. They are listed in approximately chronological order.


Note that Figures in our direct line of Initiatic Transmission are in bold type.

Christian Rosenkreutz (1378-1484)

Cagliostro (1743-1795)

Adam Weishaupt (1748-1811)

Saint-Germain (1690?-1784?)

Eliphas Levi (1810-1875)

Wescott (1848-1925) and Woodman (1828-1891)

MacGregor Mathers (1854-1918)

Moina Mathers (1865-1928)

A.E. Waite (1857-1947)

Florence Farr (1860-1917)

W.B. Yeats (1865-1939)

Allan Bennett (1872-1923)

Aleister Crowley (1875-1947)

Gerald Gardner (1884-1964)

Austin Osman Spare (1886-1956)

Israel Regardie (1907-1985)

Dr. Christopher Hyatt (1943-2008)

Michael J. Crowley (1949-2010)

Shari Dee Crowley (1950-)


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