Genius & The Genius Symbols
You can't have true genius without the energy mind, and conversely, when you
get information from your energy mind, chances are you are in for a genius
In Project Sanctuary, we find a workable
definition of genius, the answer to what genius is and what it isn't;
answering age old questions about
genius and insanity,
why you get so many evil genius-es, how to stop being afraid of being a genius
your genius factor, and many more besides.
Most of all, we learn how to steer questions and how to understand the
answers - that's the magic of Project Sanctuary.
In 2008, Silvia Hartmann, creator of Project Sanctuary, unveiled a unique
set of 23 symbols that form a metaphoric alphabet that BOTH the conscious mind,
AND the energy mind can understand.
The purpose of the Genius Symbols is to make it easy for people to start
asking questions of their own energy mind, and to understand the answers they
By controlling the game and story through set ups, creating "flash visions"
(data transmissions from the energy mind) for professional creativity, art and
problem solving becomes easy and reliable. The Genius Symbols can also be used
in magic, for divination and of course, in therapy and healing.
By giving the physical body something to hold in the hands, and the physical
eyes something to look at, The Genius Symbols greatly assist in retaining focus
and attention, and even very experienced Project Sanctuary Players find them
fascinating and very useful as a welcome addition to the toolkit of Project
* For the original
Symbols manual, see here.
A central aspect to working with the Genius Symbols is to make one's own symbol set, out of materials that one feels drawn to, and to inscribe the symbols oneself according to the instructions.
This makes any Genius Symbol set unique to the owner, and of course, the owner can make as many different sets at any time they want, as the symbols are free from any object, but can be applied to any object.
Check out this cool gallery of Genius Symbol Sets from around the world!
What Does It Mean To Be A Genius? What is "The Genius Mind"? What is the definition of genius? What is the Genius Process? And can I become a genius for real?
These and many other questions are answered by Dr Hartmann in this concise introduction to real genius.
Over the years, I've met many people. A few of them were very intelligent.
But what were they doing with this wonderful intelligence?
Recently recovered, here is the original Genius Symbols poem/spell/dedication which was created of course, using the Genius Symbols in the order and sequence they appeared on the day.
The Genius Symbols are an infinitely flexible friend when it comes to all manner of meditations, prayers, affirmations. On this occasion, and the occasion being Winter Solstice, the Festival of Light, what could be more wonderful than a Genius Symbol Sphere made from candles - the Circle of Light ...
Here is a little story that might give you an idea or two of what (else) you can do with the Genius Symols.
A friend came to visit the other day, a very stressed business man. He said over and over that he was running after time all the time, always running out of time, never enough time in the day ...
This is a wonderful healing story for abandoned shelter animals with a beautiful and heartfelt prayer to the guardians of animals from Amy Lim who is an animal energy healer in Singapore. She is using the 23 magic Genius Symbols to unfold the healing story, step by step.
Don asked: Hi there, I have just purchased the Genius Symbols e-book, which is great. I am having trouble relating to the symbol of the alien. Its not that I don't believe in aliens I just am not drawn to them in any way. I don't read sci-fi and Im not interested in outer space. So as a metaphor it is something I don't relate to. Must I use this symbol?
- This question and answer about The Genius Symbols is relevant for any symbol that might "feel weird" or that someone might not "like" so read on!
A fun little anecdote from a TGS afficionado has a highly strung fashionista girlfriend who was to attend a special event and throwing a tantrum over which one of four possible hair salons to choose for the perfect hair styling.
There's so many things you can do with the Genius Symbols - creative story telling is of course amongst them, and this can have many uses. A recent example is a story for terminally ill children, to inspire them and support them, created with the Classic Game by a student on the Genius Symbol course. Read the story, what the children thought to it and find out the contract that was used.
Imprinting or charging water with intention is one of those things that divides the skeptics from the believers. However, if you are really smart, you'll realise that actions combined with intention have a powerful effect on the human psyche and can be used to bring about positive change, whether you believe in energy or not.
Here's an exercise to create a powerful "magic potion" using the Genius Symbols, your intention and a bottle of plain water that we will turn into Genius Water that money can't buy.
Here is a lovely idea from Dimitra Paraschou, who is a current student on the Genius Symbols Intensive Distance Learning Course:
The Genius Bath By Candle Light.
The completely revised and updated new 2nd Edition of the bestselling The Genius Symbols has just been published.
Read this interview with Dr Hartmann to find out what's new and different, and how the best book on Genius just got even better ...
Soul Piloting - the most selfless and noble art I know. I am honored to be amongst these fine folks who devote their time to helping lost souls.
Some people volunteer in a soup kitchen or collect shoes to send to needy people in Africa. Me - I go into the energy world to help anyone who needs my help. In this work, I meet the most desperate people in the most terrible pain and fear. It is humbling beyond anything to be allowed into their stories and be an instrument to help them out of their hell and into a better place.
The day after watching The Apprentices and doing a spurious ideas exercise using the Genius Symbols, it came to pass that I was asked to come up with some ideas for a modern holistic 2 hour workshop as a bonus workshop for the 4th Annual Energy Psychology conference.
I phoned my good friend and long time collaborator Nicola Quinn QED and we both got our symbol decks out.
- In the following 73 minutes, we generated the following ideas and titles for 23 modern holistic workshops.
I just had the painful experience of watching the current contestants on The Apprentice failing to come up with any really good or novel ideas for a beach product. As so often, I said, "God, I wish just ONE amongst them had a Genius Symbol set in their pocket!"
And so for fun, here is the Apprentice Beach Challenge - with the Genius Symbols.
"The Gift" is a wonderful and very powerful Energy Magic pattern that lends itself perfectly to being used with The Genius Symbols.
After all, they're both children of Project Sanctuary and from the same stable, as it were.
Here is an example of using The Genius Symbols to create firstly, 23 magical The Gifts as birthday presents for a young lady, and then to activate the entire symbol sphere at the end as a meta-gift. Fabulous, really recommend this.
Here is a short video with an easy Genius Symbols beginner's exercise in how to use the symbols to ask for specific memories to be flashed up in response to a question or set up.
Simple as it is, this exercise covers many of the important principles of communicating with the energy mind, engaging in a conversation, steering and controlling visions (in this case, memories), and getting a broader perspective on the multi-level nature of the symbols. Plus this is also a strongly motivational exercise, and for more advanced users and TGS players ...
Ah ... Genius Symbols are everywhere!
Here are some fun images of TGS in places where you might have seen them before ... in pivotal places, and pivotal moments of human history ...
Here are two sets of the original matrix design genius symbols - animated gifs and static jpgs in SpaceNode friendly 132x132.
These are not transparent so they display well on any color website.
For the artists amongst us, the Genius Symbols offer a wonderful and very interesting opportunity to make something that is personal, magical and practical all at the same time.
Here is the story of two very unusual Genius Symbol sets ...
Single animated Genius Symbols in gif format for your website.
Transparent background images for white/pale websites or web pages.
Here are individual images of the Genius symbols for websites.
This set is golden symbols for a black or dark site background.
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