Initiation ~ Introduction
‘Initiation’ by Elisabeth Haich
The Story of one woman’s spiritual and psychic odyssey through two lifetimes
First published 1953 and regularly reprinted
Written at the request of her advanced students, ‘Initiation’ is an illuminating autobiography that connects the 20th century European life of internationally beloved teacher Elisabeth Haich and her lucid memories of initiation into the hidden mystical teachings of the priesthood in ancient Egypt. A compelling story within a story emerges detailing the life experiences that catalyzed her spiritual path.
In an earlier life in ancient Egypt, a young woman is prepared for initiation into the esoteric secrets of the priesthood by the High Priest Ptahhotep, who instructs her step-by-step, consistent with her development in the universal truths of life. Throughout this extraordinary book, Elisabeth Haich reveals her in-depth insights into the subtle workings of karma, reincarnation, the inter-connectedness of individual daily life choices and spiritual development. Elisabeth Haich shares usually hidden truths that only a few rare individuals in any generation seek, find and communicate to others, enabling the reader to awaken within, the essential understanding necessary to enlighten any life no matter what events manifest.
In 20th century Europe, from childhood to adulthood, through war and remarkable meetings, she demonstrates the power of turning the searchlight of one’s consciousness inward, and using every life event towards expanding consciousness.
ART : Amenhotep II
Initiation is a timeless classic communicated in modern terms inspiring generations of spiritual seekers globally. Whether read as an autobiographical novel unveiling mystical truths or as a unique glimpse into Elisabeth Haich’s exceptional journey to initiation, the personal impact on the reader is profound.
To read ‘Initiation’ is to be part of the initiation itself.