What is Arcanum Arcanorum
Arcanum Arcanorum According to Webster's Dictionary, the word "Arcanum" refers to "secrets" or "the Great secret," the word "Arcanorum" refers to the "secret of secrets." What is the "secret of secrets?"
It is contained in the instructions that have been passed down through the ages by the Mystery Religions, and when you complete this series of letters you will understand the mystery that has fueled world strife since the dawn of civilization. Latin syntagm ARCANA ARCANORUM meaning is "(the) Secret of (all) Secrets".
The abbreviation with three points forming a triangle following the initials is typical of esoteric societies; A.·.A.·. is considered the ultimate level of initiation in a few modern secret or discreet initiatic societies, such as Freemasonry, Golden Dawn, etc. A.·.A.·. is from Latin: Arcanum Arcanorum, "Secret of Secrets," or Hebrew: Arikh Anpin, "Vast Countenance" or English: "Angel and Abyss", or Kether) alternately, Argenteum Astrum or Greek: Άστρον Αργόν, "Astron Argon", both literally; "Silver Star".
Its motto is: "The method of science, the aim of religion." A.·.A.·. is the one true and invisible Order which has operated under various names and guises throughout history to guide the spiritual evolution of humanity. The goals of the A.·.A.·. are those which have motivated spiritual exploration and religious inquiry throughout human history. Its methods are those of science; its aims are those of the divine.
It is the Arcanum Arcanorum, and the Holy of Holies wherein the Sacred Ark rests inviolate. Every legitimate magical order, mystery school, religion, or other agency disseminating some portion of Wisdom or Light is or has been but an Outer Vehicle of this Inner Fellowship of Light.
The Arcana Arcanorum is a elite Rite that goes back to Atlantis. It is the highest of Rites and its purpose is to give offspring to the 'superhumans'. You must possess a special DNA to join.
The Arcana Arcanorum class of degrees was purportedly first devised by the controversial magus and Freemason known as count Alessandro Cagliostro (thought to constitute the pseudonym of Giuseppe Balsamo), also the creator of the Egyptian Rite of Freemasonry; the A.·.A.·. Egyptian Masonry tends to focus on Alchemy (a word which means Egypt, Al-khemi or Land of Khem), neo-platonism (a philosophical movement that started in Alexandria, Egipt) and the Kabbalah. Some of the Rites that make up Egyptian Masonry are the Egyptian Rite of Masonry created by the alchemist Count Cagliostro, the Antient and Primitive Rite of Memphis and the Oriental Rite.
The Rites of Misraïm and Memphis, commonly known as Egyptian Freemasonry dating back to the ancient pyramids , originated in Italy and France and combined masonic symbolism with Egyptian and alchemical references from whence France , Italy and London derive their ancient mysteries from today. At that time Malta was a center for the Mysteries, and other esoteric schools and the Arcana Arcanorum.
So as you can see A.A. is a sacred rite for the select that is adopted and practiced amount the best worked and best agreed. The Order Of Saint Germain is not a masonic Order but a mystery System for master minds that can trace themselves through the ages and apply A.A. to serve to uplift fallen humanity