Lotterhand, Jason

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Lotterhand, Jason Gender: M
Jason Christopher Lotterhand
born on 1 January 1911 at 07:00 (= 07:00 AM )
Place Manhattan, New York, 40n46, 73w59
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 09°58' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 19°09 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 03°47'


American occultist and author, one of the Builders of the Adytum during the mid-20th century resurgence of interest in Christian mysticism. Lotterhand began his study of Tarot in 1933 and was Director of the mystery school of the Sacred Tarot and Holy Qabalah founded by Dr. Paul Foster Case, the Adytum. He has been teaching from 1950 to 1992. His book, "The Thursday Night Tarot" contains the essence of his messages given every week since 1950, introducing thousands of seekers to the Path, with humor and deep insight.

He died in Janary 1997.



  • Social : Begin a program of study 1933 (Tarot)
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1989 ("The Thursday Night Tarot", republished in 2009 by Arisa Victor under the title "The Spoken Cabala: Tarot Explorations of the One Self.")

Source Notes

Steinbrecher quotes him by letter 4/1990


  • Personal : Religion/Spirituality : Metaphysical (Christian mysticism, lover of Isis)
  • Vocation : Business : Other Business (Textiles)
  • Vocation : Education : Public speaker (Lectured on tarot)
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (Director of the mystery school)
  • Vocation : Occult Fields : Numerologist (Qabalah)
  • Vocation : Occult Fields : Tarot / I Ching (Tarot)