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Author Topic: Azazel: The Patron Demon Of Metallurgy  (Read 1779 times)
Rogue Ætherlord
Canada Canada

Student in Techno-Shamanism and Lyncanthrope

« on: November 19, 2016, 11:01:10 pm »

A few years back, i present to you the very steamy demon Belphegor. Well, i find a another one who pretty much for metallurgy (and by extension industry) what she is for mad science.

Behold Azazel !!!!

 "And Azazel taught men to make swords and knives and shields and breastplates; and made known to them the metals [of the earth] and the art of working them; and bracelets and ornaments; and the use of antimony and the beautifying of the eyelids; and all kinds of costly stones and all colouring tinctures. And there arose much godlessness, and they committed fornication, and they were led astray and became corrupt in all their ways."
Book of Enoch 8:1–3a

The word pagan came from paganus , who mean peasant . Its was a way to significate than christianism was the religion of the elite and paganism the one of the savage worker class.

''Trickster shows us how we trick OURSELVES. Her rampant curiosity backfires, but, then, something NEW is discovered (though usually not what She expected)! This is where creativity comes from—experiment, do something different, maybe even something forbidden, and voila! A breakthrough occurs! Ha! Ha! We are released! The world is created anew! Do something backwards, break your own traditions, the barrier breaks; destroy the world as you know it, let the new in.''
Extract of the Dreamflesh article ''Path of The Sacred Clown''
Zeppelin Captain

« Reply #1 on: November 20, 2016, 12:15:42 am »

Asimov named one of his science fiction characters for the demon; his Azazel was a multidimensional creature with powers to do things that appeared to be magic, in a series of fantasy short stories set twentieth century in New York.
Time Traveler

Only The Shadow knows

« Reply #2 on: November 20, 2016, 02:39:00 pm »

You had me at fornication.

Resurrectionist and freelance surgeon.
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