The Satanic Rituals by Anton Szandor LaVey.pdf
THE LAW OF THE TRAPEZOID-Die elektrischen
NIGHT ON BALD MOUNTAIN-Homage to
PILGRIMS OF THE AGE OF FIRE- The Statement
THE METAPHYSICS OF LOVECRAFTThe Ceremony of the Nine Angles
and The Call to Cthulhu
THE SATANIC BAPTISMS-Adult Rite and
THE UNKNOWN KNOWN
The Satanic Rituals
The rituals contained herein represent a degree of candor
not usually found in a magical curriculum. They all have one
thing in common-homage to the elements truly representative
of the other side.
The Devil and his works have long assumed many forms.
Until recently, to Catholics, Protestants were devils. To Protestants, Catholics were devils. To both, Jews were devils. To the
Oriental, the Westerner was a devil. To the American setder of
the Old West, the Red Man was a devil. Man's ugly habit of
elevating himself by defaming others is an unfortunate phenomenon, yet apparently necessary to his emotional well-being.
Though these precepts are diminishing in power, to virtually
everyone some group represents evil incarnate. Yet if a human
being ever thinks that someone else considers him wrong, or evil,
or expendable in the affairs of the world, that thought is quickly
banished. Few wish to carry the stigma of villain.
But wait We are experiencing one of those unique periods