The Hermetic Worldview

All worlds operate according to their own set of rules. Below is a preliminary list of rules for the world inside the immediate influence of the TAVERN:

RULE #1
Everything is connected.

RULE #2
Perception is the source of everything.

RULE #3
Movement is inherent to the way we perceive the world.

RULE #4
The physical universe arises out of an undifferentiated pool of everything.

RULE #5
The physical universe is in a constant state of creation.

RULE #6
Time is cyclical.

RULE #7
All aspects of the physical universe are mutually dependent upon one another.

RULE #8
Feelings are the one truly objective thing.

RULE #9
Even though feelings matter, happiness is transitory - fulfillment and understanding isn’t.

RULE #10
Mathematical laws can provide models to help understand our experiential world.

RULE #11
Measurement brings things into existence.

RULE #12
God exists both as and throughout all of totality.

RULE #13
Everything measurable can be divided into parts and unities.

RULE #14
The entire Universe is conscious and alive.

RULE #15
Life is inherent to the structure of the world.

RULE #16
What we refer to as the physical world is co-created and brought into existence through perception.

RULE #17
Humanity and Nature are intimately intertwined.

RULE #18
When we harm Nature, we harm ourselves as well as others.

RULE #19
Technology is a tool that can help increase our understanding.

RULE #20
Time moves in cycles.

RULE #21
Parapsychological events such as ESP, OBE’s, etc. provide evidence of a world where everything is inherently (and intimately) connected.