The Alchemical Process of Transformation

Nigel Hamilton

Published: 1985

  • Self-forming and mind-breaking
  • Description:

    Understanding Transmutation as the Basis of Alchemy. Alchemy is best known for its belief that lead can be transmuted into gold. However, the transmutation of non-precious metals into gold is simply a metaphor for the soul being freed from a "dead, leaden state of mind," to that of realising its own light nature and that is derived from pure spirit.