Want to participate in discussions, receive announcements, or just add the Lodge to your list of networking contacts? Each forum below has been created to fulfill specific online community needs.
The Web Presence of Sekhet-Maat Lodge
- SML Calendar of Events, our online calendar with all the latest scheduled event information.
- Add our Calendar of Events to your Google calendar or sync your calendar software with our real-time iCal feed.
- sml_announce, an announcement-only email list which Sekhet-Maat Lodge uses to announce events. This list is open to the public. subscribe here.
- sml_kaaba, members-only discussion group for planning and organizing.
- Get the SML website news in your feed reader by subscribing to our feed.
- sml_oto on LiveJournal, used for miscellaneous announcements within the LJ-verse.
- SML profile and book listing on LibraryThing
- SML profile on MySpace
- SML profile on YouTube
- SML fan page on FaceBook
- SML profile on Twitter
- SML on GoogleMaps
Our Local Community
Portland Esoteric Community
- Confederated Princes Autonomous Network (CPAN)
- Nine Houses of Gaia Pagan Community Directory
- PDX Occulture
- Portland Pagans, a Yahoo!Group for Portland area pagans and similar
- the Reclaiming tradition in Portland
- R6XX (pronounced "rex"), Revolutionary Xchange for Psychonauts and Curious Minds
- synchronofile, a private collection of printed work by and about R. Buckminster Fuller
- The Web, a Yahoo!Group for Pacific Northwest pagans and similar
Sekhet-Maat Lodge is proud to make its home in the Buckman Neighborhood in Southeast Portland, Oregon. The Buckman, Sunnyside, Kerns, and Laurelhurst neighborhoods together comprise the burgeoning district of occult activity known in some circles as "New Alamut."
To map our location, find nearby lodging, or to reach us for more information, see Contact Information.
Nearby Parks & Recreation
- Blair Community Garden | Buckman Community Garden | Buckman Field | Buckman Pool | Colonel Summers Park | Eastbank Esplanade | Everett Community Garden | Laurelhurst Dance Studio | Laurelhurst Park | Lone Fir Cemetery | Oregon Park
Some Nearby Businesses
Restaurants & Bars
- A Roadside Attraction | The Bagdad Theater and Pub | Bombay Cricket Club | Cafe Castagna | Doug Fir Restaurant & Lounge | East Burn | The Farm Café | Fire on the Mountain | The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | The Green Dragon Bistro & Brew Pub | Hungry Tiger Too | Laurelhurst Theater | LaurelThirst Public House | Lucky Labrador Brew Pub | Meat, Bread & Cheese | Michael's Italian Beef & Sausage Co. | Nostrana | Old Wives Tales Restaurant | The Red & Black Café | Rimsky-Korsakoffeehouse | Rotture | Screen Door Restaurant | Thai Thai II
- See also: Food Carts Portland - SE 12th and Hawthorne Archive, reviews for some of the food carts at our neighborhood food cart mall.
Galleries & Studios
- 23 Sandy | The 100th Monkey Studio | Hipbone Studio | Launch Pad Gallery | Newspace Center for Photography | Redux | The Shop People
- See also: Orison, a calendar of arts and related events that involve Portland area Thelemites.
- Columbia Art & Drafting | Destroy Clothing | Foyer Clothing | Gossamer Fiber Arts | The Herb Shoppe | Herbivore Clothing | Moxie Women's Boutique | Music Millennium | The Office Skate & Snow | Powell's City of Books (Hawthorne Blvd. branch) | Sweet Pea Bakery | Yee Haw! Western Wear
- Culinary Artistry | Food Fight! Vegan Grocery | The Gypsy Rose Salon & Spa | Salon Lumina | Salon Thirteen | Scapegoat Tattoo | Whole Foods Market | Zupan's Market
Other Nearby Resources
- Alma Midwifery Service | Benson Polytechnic High School | Buckman Arts Magnet Elementary School | Buckman Community Association | da Vinci Arts Middle School | First Friday Art Openings | KinderCare Learning Center | Mad Science Group | Multnomah County Elections Division | Multnomah County Library | Southeast Uplift neighborhood coalition
General Portland Resources
- Regional Multiple Listing Service | City of Portland Transportation Options | Tri-Met Public Transportation
Users of this Site
- Br. D.F. (talk|contributions)
- Sr. F (talk|contributions)
- Fr. IOI (talk|contributions)
- Fr. Theapraxis (talk|contributions)
- Fr. ΝΘΛΜΚΜΝΡΓ (talk|contributions)
- John Griogair Bell (talk|contributions)
- Fr. ΜΠΑΑ (talk|contributions)
- Sr. Aletheia Mnemonicas (talk|contributions)
- Fr. Pangloss (talk|contributions)
- Sr. Sophia (talk|contributions)
- Br. P.W. (talk|contributions)
- Fr. Yeti (talk|contributions)
The following is a list of links that may be of interest to our members and other visitors.
Ordo Templi Orientis means the Order of Oriental Templars, or Order of the Temple of the East. O.T.O. is dedicated to the high purpose of securing the Liberty of the Individual and his or her advancement in Light, Wisdom, Understanding, Knowledge, and Power through Beauty, Courage, and Wit, on the Foundation of Universal Brotherhood.
- About O.T.O.
- U.S. Grand Lodge Mission Statement, Program Synopsis, Vision Statement and Values Statement
- A Brief History of O.T.O.
- Rites of Initiation
- Ecclesiastical Rites
Magical Arts & Sciences
- General / Miscellaneous
- Magic, Ritual, and Witchcraft: A serious, rigorously peer-reviewed scholarly journal published by the University of Pennsylvania Press.
- Fraternal Associations, Fraternal Orders and Freemasonry by Dr. Claude Brodeur
- The Pomegranate 8, No. 2. "Challenging the Morals of Western Society: The Use of Ritualized Sex in Contemporary Occultism" by Henrik Bogdan
- Qabalah & Geometry
- Astrology & Astronomy
- Astrodienst offers free chart drawings and interpretations.
- Data Services of the Astronomical Applications department of the U.S. Naval Observatory provides Sun and Moon rise/set times, Equinox, Solstice, Aphelion and Perihelion dates and times, phases of the Moon, eclipses, advanced calculation of celestial object positions, star charts, and more.
Magi & Mystics
- The Libri of Aleister Crowley
- Lon Milo DuQuette official site
- Eidolons of Ash
- The Invisible Basilica of Sabazius X°
- T Polyphilus: Vigorous Food & Divine Madness
- James Wasserman: Studio 31
- Living Thelema David Shoemaker
Art & Artists
- Daath Kulture
- Dora Raymaker
- River Soma official site
- SoRIAH official site
- Wandering Yeti official site
- Zir official site
- Zonewire official site
A Few Favorites
- The Occult Art Gallery
- William Blake Archive
- Correspondence between Aleister Crowley and Frieda Harris
- Rosaleen Norton
- Harry Smith Archives
- Austin Osman Spare