Frater xvarnah is an initiate of Ordo Templi Orientis (“OTO”) and a practitioner of ritual magick; a brother Master Mason; and an admitted attorney in Connecticut. As an active member of Mithras Oasis, OTO, he has lectured on ritual and meditative practices, Christian Mysticism, German Romanticism, Bhakti Yoga, the Indian Philosophy of Samkhya, and solar symbolism in prayer/poetry & Tarot. He co-hosts a monthly round table discussion group in Southington (Five within Six Thelema Study Group).  In addition to exploring magickal practice from his own individual perspective of the meaningful, the practical, and the beautiful, Frater xvarnah is an avid fan of underground electronic dance music, enjoys painting with oils on collage, Hebrew Calligraphy, horror movies, and reading poetry alongside his two cats, Indiana & Mugsy -- who enjoy flipping through the pages randomly.