Alberto Ávila Salazar
Bachelor in Law and Writer
Master of Astrology and Tarot
Master of Astrology and Tarot. He studied his Astrology with María Dolores de Pablos. Poet and regular tertuliano of the “Gallo de Oro” in Madrid, where the intellectuals of the city met. Unconditional lover of the Tarot in its three main aspects: study, collecting and oracle orientation. Collaborator and advisor of ASES.
We must also highlight his condition as a disciple of the Marquis of Araciel, famous oculist who spread in Spain “The oracle of Bellini”; and having been a personal friend of Armenteros, oculist and owner of the bookstore of the same name that was, practically, the only establishment dedicated to these subjects in Madrid at the time.
Mentalist and magician
Mentalist and magician. Founder and owner of the Magical Crypt of the Spanish capital. This café-theater has been operating since 1987 with illustrious visitors as the best wizard in the world David Copperfield.
Antonio García Rúa
Card collector and President of ASESCOIN
Antonio E. García Rúa (Madrid) Degree in Biological Sciences, Pharmacy and Veterinary Medicine from the Complutense University of Madrid, he has been a collector of Cards since 1980 and president of ASESCOIN since 1988.
He has numerous publications in the magazine La Sota and with more than twenty decks published. He has lectured on the history and origin of the tarot and the deck throughout Spain.
Blanca Marsillach del Río
She was born in 1966 in Barcelona. She is the youngest daughter of Adolfo Marsillach and Teresa del Río. He has an older sister, Cristina Marsillach, also an actress. She makes movies, theater and television and has a theater company.
Share the poster with Christopher Lambert in the movie The Inquisitor (2016). Among his filmography are: “GAL” (2006), “El inquisidor” (“Day of Wrath”) (2006), “El otro lado de la cama” (2002), “Cosa de brujas” (2002), “Atraco a las 3 … y media” (2002), “La monja alférez” (1986),” La miel del diablo” (1986), “En penumbra” (1986), “Los señores del acero” (1985).
Brighid de Fez
Chirologist, astrologer, numerologist and coach
Chirologist, astrologer, numerologist and coach, with more than 15 years of experience. He has worked for several national media. Recently she has published her work, which has had a great reception: “The magic of the Tarot”.
Lawyer in exercise
Researcher specialized in the Spanish Administration in the period between the War of Independence and Reign of Isabel II.
Lover of Renaissance and Baroque art, as well as of the Black Novel and the mystery throughout history. Amateur collectors. Restoration of antique furniture.
Frank G. Rubio
Writer and researcher specialized in occultism, cinema and fantasy literature
Madrid. Es autor de, entre otros libros: “Trece para el Diablo”, una antología de cuentos sobre el Diablo; “Protocolos para un Apocalipsis”, book on Theory of the Conspiracy co-written with Enrique Freire; “La Masonería: cara y cruz; ¿conspiradores o benefactores?”, “La vida en la Luz” by its authorship and another by José Menéndez Manjón; “El Libro de Satán”, co-written with Carlos Aguilar, who has recently published a re-edition, and the book “Donde yace Visnú” (Publising house Manuscritos).
Founder and secretary of the Spanish Association of Collecting and Research of the Playing Card (ASESCOIN)
Juan de Dios Agudo
Connoisseur, scholar and collector of the Spanish deck
Connoisseur, scholar and collector of the Spanish deck, he has published in the magazine “La Sota” the articles The golds of the deck, Felix Alfaro Fournier and Spanish Barajas of double figures before the twentieth century. He collaborated with The Great Encyclopedia of Spain with the article on the voice entitled “Naipe” and has given lectures at a national level about the card in the political context and about the figure of the manufacturer Fournier. In the year 2000 the Diputación Foral de Álava published his book “Los Naipes de España”.
Manuel José Muñoz
Specialist in Holosynthesis
He entered the Polytechnic University of Barcelona, where he obtained the University Degree in Industrial Engineering in the specialty of “Energy Techniques”. Having completed his training as an Engineer, he began his professional career in the business world, in a company in the province of Barcelona, simultaneously with his studies at “ESADE”, an economics and business school, where he obtained an “MBA” (Master in Business Administration). Subsequently, combining it with his activity in the business world, he spent 2 years in the Psychology faculty of the University of Barcelona. While continuing his activity in business management, he conducted courses related to the health and well-being of people: Osteopathic Manipulations, Kinesiology by the association “Touch for Health”, Flower Essences (by Bach, Crystals, Australia …), and was combining with her activity as a therapist to finally train as a therapist in “Holographic Energetics”, Chromotherapy, Treatment of Memories of Pain with “Syllables”, Kinesiology of behavior.
In 1998 he began his professional activity as a physiotherapist and a Kinesiology professor and a year later he began to develop the Holosynthesis® method. Later he studied Naturopathy in the Heilpraktiker Institut. Currently, his activity focuses on the development and dissemination of the Holosíntesis® method, on researching new methods and fields of application and exercises as a therapist.
María del Mar Tort
Director of The School Mariló Casals
María del Mar Tort has been the director of the School Mariló Casals since its foundation in 2000 together with her mother, Mariló Casals and her brothers Xavi Tort and Elisenda Toló. Under her direction, the School has become one of the centers of reference in the field of Esotericism where he has excelled especially in the areas of tarot and astrology of which Mª del Mar has also been the creator of the contents and the training plans. Read More About María de Mar Tort
Tarot researcher and the performing arts
Researcher of the Tarot and the performing arts. Director, actor and playwright. Butoh dance dancer. Founder of ORACLES Theater. Philologist and teacher. Master in Creative Writing.
Mentalist and hypnotist, and Magician
Pablo Raijenstein is one of the most outstanding mentalists of his generation. He has specialized in fusing mentalism with other artistic disciplines creating atmospheres and almost dreamlike experiences. Currently has the longest-running show of these characteristics, “Mentalism in the Cinema” in Palacio de la Prensa (Gran Vía, Madrid), this year completing the sixth season on the bill becoming the longest mentalism show in Spain uninterrupted .
Trained in dramatic art, cinematography and psychography. He has also deepened techniques such as collective hypnosis, non-verbal language and effective communication, with the aim of creating totally new and surprising experiences and shows.
He teaches workshops for prestigious companies where he explores the techniques of persuasion and seduction characteristic of mentalism, applied to executive negotiation.
Hendrick’s Gin premium gin has named him brand ambassador in Spain.
He has performed shows that explore paranormal topics such as “Madrid strange phenomena”, “Ouija House” premiered at the theater “Arlequin de Gran Via”, has delved into the illusion, theater and vaudeville with “Marriage Chariot”, “The look of Aleister Crowley “and” Hendrick’s Enajenatorium “who starred.
Promoter of the new Cabaret Du Néant 2018 and co-director of “Congress for Curious People” Madrid 2016.
Raijenstein is also known for taking his proposal to unusual places on stages throughout Spain, such as the Museum of Natural Sciences, the Lázaro Galdiano Museum gardens, the Cerralbo Museum, the Slaughterhouse, small antique shops in El Rastro de Madrid, Castillo de Zamora (Zamora) ) Dalmses Palace and Estudi Oleguer Junyent Workshop (Barcelona)
He has collaborated in Spanish Television programs such as “Hora Punta” and “Camara Abierta”, in Galician television “Luar TV”, he has participated in “Cuarto Milenio” and in several radio programs for the 40 main ones, Ser, Cope, etc.
The legendary Israeli mentalist Uri Geller, after seeing one of his interventions in tve wrote: “Pablo Raijenstein is an incredible mentalist, go and see him in action”
Pedro Ortega Ventureira
Doctor in History of Art and Co-editor of the magazines "Herejía y Belleza" and "Mistérica Ars Secreta"
Pedro Ortega Ventureira (Madrid). Doctor in History of Art by the UAM. He is co-editor of the magazines “Herejía y Belleza” and “Mistérica Ars Secreta”. He began as a music critic in 1995, co-directing the musical magazine “Maldoror” until 2001. In those years he participated in the organization of numerous concerts and in the direction of the Arcana Europe festivals in its editions of 2000 and 2001. Since 2006 he has been deputy director of the web of “Mentenebre” for which he writes musical, artistic and literary articles. He also chairs the Cultural Association Mentenebre with which he organizes exhibitions of young dark authors in various cities of Spain. In addition, he has edited and written for various publications of the association and has been the editor of the book “La Década Obscura” by Fernando O. Paíno.
Bachelor of History, Master in Archives and Doctorate in Education
Bachelor in History, Master in Archival and Education, and Doctorate in Education from the University of Deusto, Bilbao. He is the administrator of the Oracle of Delphi Haitzuloa, in Bilbao. He studied Tarot, Kabbalah, Astrology
During a stay in the Alps, he learned about European center traditions, knowledge about lunar cycles, herbs
Teresa Silvia Legido Bellido
Teacher and Therapist, Psychologist, Numerologist and Kabbalist, Professor of Science and Energy practice and Healer.
The language of mathematics through numbers, in its scientific and metaphysical aspect, is something that since childhood connects you and fascinates you. Once, at the age of nineteen, a series of vital and energetic processes that place her before her true vocation of life, serve and teach, discover in the number a powerful tool of work and knowledge that always accompanies her in his professional dimension as a psychic, therapist and healer.
She is self-taught in Numerology and, years later, the reception of Kabbalah comes to his life, discovering that the treatment of number by Numerology, and its guiding principles and postulates as a metaphysical language, are profoundly cabalistic.
Singer and channeler of sacred sounds
Singer and channeled of sacred sound. Creator of a unique and original technique of healing and channeling through the vibration of the voice. In the year 2017 he published his album “Sin miedo al cambio” which has become a reference for many other singers and inspiration for many people close to spirituality.
Victoria Braojos Nieves
Director of the Order of Ayala, of the Esoteric School, The Baraja and Tarot Museum of Madrid and Holy Rituals. Tarotist and Magician
Victoria Braojos Nieves (Tomelloso) One of the mediums and magicians most recognized internationally. It has helped thousands of people and collaborated with people of all social levels. Acclaimed by many Gnostic groups and initiator of a number of people in the world of magic, has extensive experience preparing and instructing through their conferences and courses throughout the year.
It was initiated by Enrique Maison in the divinatory arts at 3 years, instructing in the arts of Tarot, Cartomancy, Runes, coffee grounds, crystal ball. At the age of 6 she began to master the divination arts and to interpret 50 varieties of the Tarot and several oracles. Read More About Victoria Ayala