The Alchemical Wedding
by Jan van Rijckenborgh
Like Harry Potter, "The Alchemical Wedding of Christian Rosycross" seems at first to be nothing but a fantasy from an extraordinarily fertile imagination. However Jan van Rijckenborgh's commentary exposes the supernal and brilliant symbolism in this 17th century publication. Because of the uncanny parallels between "The Alchemical Wedding" and the "Harry Potter" septology, Van Rijckenborgh's in depth analysis can help us understand some of the symbols and events in "Harry Potter". To those who would like to predict the climax in Book 7 of "Harry Potter", the end of "The Alchemical Wedding might provide some food for thought!