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Jean Delville (1867–1953) was a central participant in the Symbolist movement in France and Belgium at the turn of the twentieth century.

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Jean Delville, The Treasures of Satan, 1894. Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Brussels.

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The Self-Decapitated Goddess holds her own severed head in one hand, a scimitar in another. Chhinnamasta is associated with the concept of self-sacrifice as well as the awakening of the kundalini – spiritual energy. Her individual public worship is rare, due to her ferocious nature and her reputation of being dangerous to approach and worship. Her individual worship is restricted to heroic, Tantric worship by Tantrikas, yogis and world renouncers.

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The Art Of Esoteric Symbolism: Jean Delville

pankurios-templeovarts: “Just great art - Jean Delville Symbolist, occultist, visionary. The pic u may know - its called Satan’s Treasures and is used as cover-art for the legendary...

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17. Delville_L’Idole de la perversit

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