Spirits of Aleister Crowley’s Illustrated Goetia


Rank: Marquis
10 – 20
Zodiac sign: 
Scorpio (night November 2 – November 12)
Tarot: Six of Cups
Alchemical sign: 
Luna – Silver

Oriax, or Orias, is the Fifty-ninth Spirit, a Great Marquis. He appears with a face of a lion riding a mighty and strong horse with a serpent’s tail; and holds in his right hand two great serpent hissing. His office is to teach the virtues of the stars, and to know the mansions of the planets, and to understand their virtues. He also transforms men, and he gives Dignities, Prelacies, and confirmation thereof; also favor with friends and foes. He governs 30 Legions of Spirits.


Crowley, Aleister, Illustrated Goetia, DuQuette, Hyatt, Wilson, Temple, Arizona, New Falcon Publications 2000