In their service and defense of Beauty, the Knights of Paphos worshiped at the Temple of Aphrodite. Modern Cyprianism describes a symbolic Temple as a way to remind us what Beauty is and what it takes to reach Her. The symbolic Temple is meant to impart the truths of the Philosophy in a way that work straight upon the deeper parts of your being. The symbols in the spiritual Temple of Aphrodite contain a wealth of understanding of the Cyprian truths and there is no end to what one can learn from their study. Each new understanding leads to an Awareness that there is more to know and encourages us to Seek that next level of perception. Your path and work will lead you to insights that are personal to you.
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For upcoming dates on the Cyprian Calendar, see below:
- Feast of St. Foutin/Fortuna Virilis June 2, 2018 June 2nd is the feast day for St. Foutin, a syncretic blending of ancient Priapus worship and the feast of Catholic martyr St. Pothinus, whose name roughly resembles the Old French verb foutre, meaning “fuck”. On this feast day, the Masculine is revered, often by pouring wine over the head of the penis and collecting…
- Pleasuria June 4, 2018
- St. Pierre's Day of Songs June 6, 2018 June 6th is the celebration of the life of symbolist poet and Cyprian Saint Pierre Louÿs, who passed beyond the Diamond Gate on this day in 1925. His most sacred work of Cyprianism, Les Chansons de Bilitis, is central to the ceremonies of this day.
- Aphrodisia June 21, 2018 The Aphrodisia festival (Ancient Greek: 'Αφροδίσια), an annual festival held in Ancient Greece in honor of the goddess Aphrodite Pandemos, (Ancient Greek: Ἀφροδίτη Πάνδημος) took place in several Ancient Greek towns, but was especially important in Attica and on the island of Cyprus, where Aphrodite Pandemos was celebrated with a magnificent celebration. The festival occurred…
- Isodikeia June 26, 2018 In celebration of the landmark Supreme Court of the United States decision made this day in 2015, we are declaring a new holiday, Isodikeia. It is officially the Feast of Equality (ἴσος/isos) and Justice (δίκη/dike).