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What does OTO stand for?

OTO stands for Ordo Templi Orientis (Order of Oriental Templars)


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Urban traces the roots of Western Sex Magic through esoteric groups such as Ordo Templi Orientis, and notorious individuals such as Aleister Crowley and Anton LeVey, leading to contemporary practices including Neopaganism, Wicca, and Chaos Magic.
The book under review, written by an occultist scholar and a member of the Ordo Templi Orientis, a Western magical society, surveys the histories of the Nizari Ismailis (unfortunately, designated as the Assassins) of the Alamut period and the Templars, both categorized as secret societies; James Wasserman is also bent on showing that the Templar doctrines were greatly influenced by those espoused by the Nizaris, which remains merely the intention of the book as the author fails to prove his case.