Generally, Thelema symbols derive
from a religion based on Thelema philosophical law.
This law states that "Do what thou wilt shall be the
whole of the Law. Love is the law, love under will"
and was conceptualized by an English writer named
Aleister Crowley in the early 1900s.
The symbol above is referred to as
the Unicursal Hexagon and is the most important symbol
of this religion. Theough widely used by Aleistar,
this symbol is believed to originate in 1639 having
being developed by Blaise Pascal.it represents the
five elements (pentagrammation) as well as the
heavenly cosmic forces.
This is the Star of Babylon and is believed to be
Aleistar's personal symbol. The symbol invokes the help
of angelic guardian angels from the seven planets and
also symbolizes the law of Thelema.
This symbol above is known as the Seal of Babylon. This
symbols is also known to be the mystery of Babylon
specifically the mother of abominations. It alludes to
the mystery of the mother of Abominations adulteries
upon yielding herself anything that lives and becoming
the partaker of its mystery.
This seven pointed star symbols is known as the Star of
Babalon and was selected by Aleistar Crowley to
represent Babalon. Babalon is a Thelemic Goddess
whopersonifies the Kabbalistic sphere of Binah. The
seven points of this symbols symbolize the seven letters
of Babalon as well as the 7 planets, 7 veils, 7 chakras.
This stylized version is the seal of college of Thelema.
It's believed to be once the personal symbol of college
of Thelema founder Phylis Seckler before it became
adopted as the official seal. Its representation is
borrowed from the lamen of Martinists where the Eye of
Horus replaces the letter yod in the triangle. The dove
and chalice on the other hand are borrowed from
Christianity and they symbolize the descent of the b
Holy Spirit as well as a chalice that contains the
sacrament of the mass.
Lastly, the symbol above is known as the Ecclessia
Gnostica Catholica which represents the international
fraternal initiatory organization that is devoted to the
promulgation of the Law of Thelema. The key function of
this symbol is the performance of the Gnoistic Mass
9public and private) which is a Eucharistic ritual that
was conceptualized by Crowley in 1913.