“As above , so below ; as below , so above ”– The Kybalion. This Principle embodies the truth that there is always a Correspondence between the laws and phenomena of the various planes of Being and Life.
It means that what is within me is outside of me . As it is on earth, so it is in heaven. As I am, so are my cells, so are my atoms, so is God. Basically, as I believe the world to be, so it is.
The concept was first laid out in the Emerald Tablet of Hermes Trismegistus : “That which is Below corresponds to that which is Above, and that which is Above, corresponds to that which is Below, to accomplish the miracles of the One Thing.”
As Above , So Below is a 2014 American horror film written and directed by John Erick Dowdle and co-written by his brother Drew. As Above , So Below (film)
|As Above , So Below|
|Written by||Drew Dowdle John Erick Dowdle|
|Starring||Perdita Weeks Ben Feldman Edwin Hodge François Civil Marion Lambert Ali Marhyar|
That which is above is like to that which is below , and that which is below is like to that which is above , to accomplish the miracles of one thing. And as all things were by contemplation of one, so all things arose from this one thing by a single act of adaptation. The father thereof is the Sun, the mother the Moon.
Horror flick ‘As Above , So Below ‘ was filmed in the catacombs of Paris. That honor has gone to John Erick Dowdle and Drew Dowdle, Minnesota filmmaking brothers who have made a name for themselves in Hollywood with smartly scary indie horror films like “Quarantine“ and “Devil.
Hermeticism , or Hermetism, is a label used to designate a philosophical system that is primarily based on the purported teachings of Hermes Trismegistus (a legendary Hellenistic combination of the Greek god Hermes and the Egyptian god Thoth).
Hermes Trismegistus (from Ancient Greek: Ἑρμῆς ὁ Τρισμέγιστος, ” Hermes the Thrice-Greatest”; Classical Latin: Mercurius ter Maximus) is a legendary Hellenistic figure that originated as a syncretic combination of the Greek god Hermes and the Egyptian god Thoth.
A beautiful tomb raider and her crew hunt for treasure in the catacombs of Paris and find themselves in a hellish underworld. Watch all you want. Director John Erick Dowdle and his brother Drew also collaborated on 2008’s “Quarantine” and 2015’s “No Escape.”