Secret Wisdom

Renewal & Integration in a Time of Decline & Conformity

From New Dawn Special Issue Vol 16 No 4 (Aug 2022) We should be cautious of prophecies that claim we are on a path of infinite political progress or infinite economic growth – or, conversely, headed toward civilisational collapse.  Things […]

Living Through a Great Shift of the Ages

From New Dawn Special Issue Vol 15 No 5 (Oct 2021) We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. – Oscar Wilde We’re living through one of the most tumultuous and significant periods in […]

Secret History

Giordano Bruno: Forgotten Genius & Hermetic Martyr

From New Dawn 130 (Jan-Feb 2012) In our last New Dawn article we listed the great pioneering discoveries of science that – unacknowledged by science historians – were directly inspired by the ancient Egyptian ideas as set out in the […]


Steiner & the Blood Demons

From New Dawn 191 (Mar-Apr 2022) Is the human race under spiritual attack? And did the esoteric philosopher and clairvoyant Rudolf Steiner warn about it over a century ago when he said a ‘vaccine’ would be the delivery system for […]

Haunted by Hungry Ghosts: The Joe Fisher Story

From New Dawn Special Issue No 5 (Winter 2008) Of those of us who do take mediumship and channelling seriously, and believe wholeheartedly in the existence of discarnate entities, very few of us are willing to concede that such beings […]

UFOs/Unexplained Phenomena

Exploring the Shamanism–Alien Abduction Connection – Part 1

From New Dawn 188 (Sept-Oct 2021) Baldwin Spencer and Frank Gillen, in their book, The Northern Tribes of Central Australia (1904), provided a classic account of an extraordinary tradition. An Aborigine, Kurkutji, was set upon by two spirits, Mundadji and […]

Australian UFO Mysteries: The Disappearance of Frederick Valentich

From New Dawn 173 (Mar-Apr 2019) Over 40 years ago, during the early evening of 21 October 1978, pilot Frederick Valentich reported in a radio communication with Steve Robey of Melbourne Flight Service that “a large aircraft” which had “a long shape” and “a green light,” appearing […]

Behind the News

Major Geopolitical Changes Now Underway

From New Dawn Special Issue Vol 16 No 4 (Aug 2022) The following was one of the final pieces written by the late Australian geopolitical analyst James O’Neill. For several years, James had been writing on these matters for New […]

Technology/Mind Control

Making Social Media Work for You

From New Dawn Special Issue Vol 16 No 1 (Feb 2022) You are the product. Your personal data are sold to brokers and advertisers against your informed consent to profit the uber-rich, like Facebook’s (now “Meta”) co-founder, Mark Zuckerberg.1 But […]

Silent Weapons for the Secret War on You

From New Dawn Special Issue Vol 16 No 2 (June 2022) The world of non-lethal weaponry has opened the door to technologies that allow the control of one’s mind, thoughts, actions, and behaviours via the use of pulsed high-frequency microwave […]

New Science/Consciousness

The Outsider in the Twenty-First Century

From New Dawn 189 (Nov-Dec 2021) In his debut book, The Outsider, the twenty-four-year-old British existentialist Colin Wilson (1931–2013) made his first attempt at analysing a character he felt was peculiar to our age, or at least to that of […]

Reality Tunnels: How to Control & Re-Program Your Mind

From New Dawn 187 (Jul-Aug 2021) When I was in secondary school, a teacher showed me an animated optical illusion in which a dancer appears to be spinning in one direction. I was adamant that the dancer was spinning clockwise, […]


Allan Kardec and the Way of the Spirit

From New Dawn Special Issue No 5 (Winter 2008) In Allan Kardec’s The Spirits’ Book, which is considered by many to be the bible of Spiritism, the characteristics of “impure spirits” are listed. They are “inclined to evil,” it says, […]

Life, Death & Gnosis: The Gnostics on the Afterlife

From New Dawn 109 (Jul-Aug 2008) The possibilities for life after death come down to a mere three:1. There is no life after death. Death is the total extinction of consciousness. 2. Life after death continues on earth (through reincarnation). […]

Will I Survive? A Look at the Afterlife

From New Dawn Special Issue Vol 11 No 6 (Dec 2017) What happens when we die? Human beings have asked this question probably more than any other, with “Does God exist?” and “What is the meaning of life?” coming in […]

Ancient Mysteries

The Astonishing Achievements of our Ancient Ancestors

From New Dawn Special Issue Vol 14 No 3 (June 2020) Like other New Dawn readers, I had heard something about Roman road-builders, Mayan mathematicians and Babylonian astronomers. But I was subsequently surprised to discover that these and other peoples […]


Secrets of Natural Antibiotics & Antivirals

From New Dawn 184 (Jan-Feb 2021) For much of human history, the true cause of infectious diseases remained a mystery. In the absence of treatment, many patients succumbed to their illnesses. It was not until the nineteenth century that evidence […]

Getting Serious with Spiritual Practices in an Age of Crisis

From New Dawn 181 (Jul-Aug 2020) Over the years, I have used a variety of contemplative practices in combination to achieve specific spiritual outcomes. These practices eventually became ritualised into cyclical patterns in which the stage was set for some […]