Aleister Crowley Section
Aleister Crowley (10/12 1875 – 12/01 1947), was born Edward Alexander Crowley, and
was known as both Frater Perdurabo and The Great Beast 666.
He was an English occultist, mystic, ceremonial magician, poet and mountaineer, who
was responsible for founding the religious philosophy of Thelema.
In his role as the founder of the Thelemite philosophy, he came to see himself as the
prophet who was entrusted with informing humanity that it was entering the new Aeon of
Horus in the early 20th century.