Since September 2012, Aeon has been publishing some of the most profound and provocative thinking on the web. It asks the biggest questions and finds the freshest, most original answers, provided by world-leading authorities on science, philosophy and society.
Killing the Buddha
Killing the Buddha is an online magazine of religion, culture, and politics. It began on November 13, 2000, when Peter Manseau and Jeff Sharlet invited readers who are both hostile and drawn to talk of God to join them in building an electronic Tower of Babel, a Talmudic cathedral of stories about faith lost and found. They named it after a saying of the Chinese Buddhist sage Lin Chi.
An amazing ad-free online and print magazine. Coming out quarterly ERIS is a boutique magazine and webzine about sex, drugs, politics, art, fashion, and more that features a broad array of independent authors.
Established in 1990 as a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) educational organization, The Tricycle Foundation is dedicated to making Buddhist teachings and practices broadly available. In 1991 the Foundation launched Tricycle: The Buddhist Review, the first magazine intended to present Buddhist perspectives to a Western readership.
Occult-Study.org is a website about general Occultism. Its purpose is to inform people who are new in the area of occultism as well as those already initiated, about the occult mysteries of this world we live in. What you will find here is general and basic (sometimes advanced) information on subjects such as Occultism (western/occidental), Esoterism, Magic(k), Witchcraft and Religion. We currently offer articles and essays written by adepts and students of the occult, reference books, quizzes and an image gallery.
UTNE Reader | Cure Ignorance
Utne Reader is a digest of the new ideas and fresh perspectives percolating in arts, culture, politics, and spirituality. A combination of original writing and reprints gleaned from books, journals, and the independent media at large, Utne is published quarterly in print and through monthly digital issues.
Adbusters | Magazine & Blog
Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Adbusters is a not-for-profit magazine fighting back against the hostile takeover of our psychological, physical and cultural environments by commercial forces.
Brain Pickings is a one-woman labor of love — a subjective lens on what matters in the world and why. It's an inquiry into how to live and what it means to lead a good life. Sign up for your weekly dosis of inspiration!
Independent, Jewish & frankly feminist since 1976, Lilith magazine charts Jewish women’s lives with exuberance, rigor, affection, subversion and style. Bold reporting and memoir, original fiction and poetry, and a lively take on tradition, celebrations and social change.
An elegant, vaguely Buddhist journal with an extremely tasteful online presence. It is not only non-profit, but also completely volunteer-based, over a very wide-reaching network. None of the editors – or contributors – are paid. It covers everything around Japanese and Buddhist culture.
Delayed Gratification - Magazine & Blog
The speed of the modern news agenda can leave you feeling constantly on the back foot. We go the other way and wait for three months to pass before returning to the news, picking out what really mattered and returning to events with the benefit of hindsight so we can give you the final analysis rather than the first, kneejerk reaction.
Religion Dispatches is a secular, independent online magazine that stands at the intersection of religion, politics, and culture. Where mainstream media too often gives religious ideas a free pass, offering equal time and uncritical presentation, we are committed to the idea that once religion makes its way into the public square it becomes fair game in the rough and tumble of public debate.
Aaron Cheak, PhD, is a scholar of comparative religion, philosophy, and esotericism. He is the founder of Rubedo Press, Ars Hieratica and one of the most exciting fresh voices in the occult and alchemical world. Explore his essays, listen to his seminars and follow his endeavours - and you'll be surprised how much you didn't know...
Josephine McCarthy's Blog
Josephine McCarthy is an exorcist, adept, founder of Quareia.com and one of the most prolific magical authors of our time. Follow her blog to read background stories on her work on the Quareia curriculum and other news directly from the author's desk...
Michael Sheppard | Egyptian magic
Michael Sheppard is the editor of the Quareia course. He is also writing a book about Egyptian magic, which will be published by Quareia Publishing sometime in 2016. Thus this blog provides a practitioners as well as researchers insights into Egyptian magic. special attention is paid to the difficult bits: the bits that don’t seem to fit, that are tangled up, or that don’t seem to make much sense. Often it’s the wrinkles that give the best clues about what lies beneath.
Occult of Personality
With a focus on authenticity, accuracy, and quality, Occult of Personality peers behind the veil to provide recorded interviews with serious esoteric practitioners, scholars, and teachers from all over the world. Established in 2006, the podcast reaches several thousand listeners each month and has been noted for the quality and depth of interviews.
Leonardo Drakon's blog is another wonderful resource to the lone practitioner. He walks his own path between ritual magic, shamanism and poetic practice, sharing stories of deep authenticity and with profound research background. An excellent source of fresh perspective on an old tradition.
Strategic Sorcery Blog
Jason Miller's offers a one year intensive training in Practical Magic. It focussed on a broad set of techniques and delivering specific results through magic, and not just fantasy attainments. This is his blog to share related perspective, stories and news from his magical office. Never a story to be missed!
Carl Abrahamsson brings his unique cultural perspective to any of the diverse subjects he gets involved in - and of these there are many. He is a Swedish freelance writer specialising in material about the arts & entertainment, esoteric history, occulture and portraits for the international market. He also is a lecturer at art schools, universities, events, symposia and conferences and works in filmmaking, publishing, photography and music.
Gordon's Rune Soup is amongst the most broadly shared occult blogs and podcasts on the web. His voice is a fascinating amalgamation of occulture, practical magic, philosophy, pop culture, media and political commentary.