Knight of the Sun, or Prince Adept, 28º


Dit amerikaanse rituaal dateert uit de tweede helft van de negentiende eeuw.

Signs. Having the thumb of the right hand extended, place the hand on the heart; in reply point to the heavens with the index finger of the right hand.

Grip. Take the hands of the examiner and press them slightly.

Knocks. Six equal knocks.

Insignia. Red tunic with blue cloak; white sash, covered with golden pointed stars; grand cross in the middle of which is a sun; a sky blue baton with a golden globe at its extremity.

Pass word. HELIOS MENE TETRA­GRAMMATON (the sun, the moon, God).

Sacred word. ADONAI; reply, ABRA (blameless king).