The Count of St Germain (Part 1)

Jan 14, 2017, 01:47 AM

Who's the most interesting person you've ever met? Can they play a musical instrument? Do they speak a foreign language? Are they a fine art painter? Have they traveled the world? Are they descended from royalty? Sure, maybe only a couple of those. But what if they were a concert level violinist who could also compose music? What if they could speak ten languages or more? What if it seemed they could produce precious gemstones and on top of that, were a military tactician who brokered diplomacy between nations? Impossible you say, for all of these talents and accomplishments to be contained within one individual? And yet all of these are the qualities and accomplishments claimed to be witnessed by the contemporaries of the man known mostly as the Count of Saint Germain. He was known by many names and for his many remarkable feats, but perhaps his most astounding accomplishment, as more than a few would claim, was to remain alive for several generations from the 18th century or earlier, into the 19th century and maybe even to this day.

Tonight's Quote:

“He is a man who never dies, and who knows everything.”

— Voltaire, speaking about the Count of St Germain

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PDF of The Count of Saint Germain by Isabel Cooper-Oakley (beware of typos) Finding Count St. Germain, a great blog by Jessie Desmond Writer and mystic Manley P. Hall Sanctus Germanus In Search Of episode, S2-E2 "The Man Who Would Not Die" Louis XV, Friend to the Count The Count of St Germain on Wikipedia (Decent Entry) Isabel Cooper-Oakley Madame Du Pompadour The Great White Brotherhood (not rascist!) Ascended Masters Alchemy Chateau du Chambord Rosicrucianism Dreadcast - Hosted by our friend Shezhar Shah who guested on the show as Jude Law Special Offers from our Special Sponsors:

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Episode 058 - "The Count of Saint Germain" Produced by Scott Philbrook & Forrest Burgess; Edited by Sarah Vorhees, Ryan McCullough Sound Design; Research Assistance by Tess Pfeifle and the astonishing League of Astonishing Researchers, a,k.a. The Astonishing Research Corps, or "A.R.C." for short. Copyright 2017 Scott Philbrook & Forrest Burgess. All Rights Reserved.