1. Name – Te Raa
Grade – 1°
Heaven – 7▫ Tauru Rangi
Ruling Planet – The Sun
House Virtue – Faith
House Sin – Pride
House Colours – Orange, Gold Yellow, Rich Amber, Amber Rayed Red
House Animal – Taniwha
House Plant – Kawakawa
House Stone – Te Whatukura Huka a Tai
House Quarter – South
House Function – The Collecting Intelligence
House Weapon – The Discipline (preliminary)
House Service – The path that joins mercy and strength
House Atua – Atua of light
House Lore – The lord of the new Aeon; lord of light, life, liberty, and love.
House Orders – There must be great advances in adjustment of the new aeon to work out simply and without prejudice the formidable problems which have been raised by the growth of civilization.
A time when power will be available to you for a positive change in your life.
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2. Name – Te Maarama
Grade – 2°
Heaven – 6▫ Rangi Mata Ura
Ruling Planet – The Moon
House Virtue – Hope
House Sin – Avarice
House Colours – Buff, Flecked Silver White, Light Translucent Pinkish brown, Stone Colour
House Animals – Paapaka, Honu, Ngohi Moana
House Plant – Kauri
House Stone – Takawai (quartz)
House Quarter – North
House Function – The Corporal Intelligence
House Weapon – The Umu, The Cup
House Service – The path that joins strength and understanding
House Atua – Atua of dreams
House Lore – This is the threshold of life and the threshold of death.
All is doubtful, all is mysterious, all is intoxicating.
House Orders – But the best student, the true student does not consider the matter in such terms at all. Whatever horrors may afflict the soul, whatever abominations may excite the loathing of the heart whatever terrors may assail the mind, the answer is always the same at every stage: “How splendid the adventure”.
Turn inward wait for what is to come.
The internal dialogue the underworld mysteries.
Group order and group prosperity.
The place where opposites meet.
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3. Name – Mere Mere
Grade – 3°
Heaven – 5▫ Ranginui Katika
Ruling Planet – Venus
House Virtue – Charity
House Sin – Luxury
House Colours - Emerald Green, Sky Blue, Earthly Spring Green, Bright Rose of Cerise Rayed Pale Yellow
House Animals – Ngaro Huruhuru
House Plant – Poohutukawa
House Stone – Pounamu (greenstone)
House Quarter – South East
House Function – The Illuminating Intelligence
House Weapon – Yoni, the Outer Robe of Concealment, The Cup, The Shining Star
House Service – Uniting the father and the mother, the path that joins understanding and wisdom.
House Atua – Atua of Love
House Lore – Here in are the gates of heaven. You must disregard the parts to concentrate on the whole.
House Orders – There is a continuity of life, an inheritance of blood which binds all forms of nature together.
There is no break between light and dark.
The power to create your own energy.
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4. Name – Mata Whare
Grade – 4°
Heaven – 4▫ Rangi Wanawana
Ruling Planet – Mars
House Virtue – Strength
House Sin – Wrath
House Colours – Scarlet, Red, Venetian Red, Bright Red rayed azure or orange.
House Animals – Kereru
House Plant – Horoeka
House Stone – Whatuaho (greywacke)
House Quarter – North East
House Function – The Exciting Intelligence
House Weapon – The Labour of Preparation, The throne and altar.
House Service – The path that joins Wisdom and Mercy
House Atua – Destroying Atua
House Lore – The Manifestation of cosmic energy in its grossest form.
The quintessential quality of the lord of the aeon.
House Orders – The opening of the eye.
The will to live the will to die, A tendency towards change.
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5. Name – Whiro
Grade - 5°
Heaven – 3▫ Rangi Naonao Ariki
Ruling Planet – Mercury
House Virtue – Prudence
House Sin – Idleness
House Colours – Yellow, Purple, Grey, Indigo Rayed Violet
House Animals – Kaahu
House Plant – Harakeke
House Stone – Kiripaka (flint)
House Quarter – South West
House Function – The intelligence of transparency
House Weapon – The Lamp
House Service – The path that joins understanding-to the crown
House Atua – Atua of progress
House Lore – The messenger. Energy sent forth
House Orders – Action in all forms and phases.
The fluidic basis of all transmission of activity; And on the dynamic theory of the universe here is the substance thereof.
The promise of success earned.
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6. Name – Parearau
Grade - 6°
Heaven – 2▫ Tiritiri Oo Matangi
Ruling Planet – Saturn
House Virtue – Temperance
House Sin – Gluttony
House Colours – Indigo, Black, Blue Black, Black Rayed Blue
House Animals – Pouakai
House Plant – Akeake
House Stone – Tuuhua (obsidian)
House Quarter – West
House Function – The Administrating Intelligence
House Weapon – Tewhatewha
House Service – The path that joins foundation to kingdom
House Atua – The Atua of wilderness
House Lore – Since the end must beget the beginning, hence blackness is also attributed to the sun.
House Orders – The influence of the path descends upon the earth the daughter.
Herein is the setting of the daughter upon the throne of the mother.
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7. Name – Kopu Nui
Grade – 7°
Heaven – 1▫ Te Tikitiki Oo Ngaa Rangi
Ruling Planet – Jupiter
House Virtue – Justice
House Sin – Envy
House Colours – Violet, Blue, Rich Purple, Bright Blue Rayed Yellow
House Animals – Manaia
House Plant – Raataa
House Stone – Te Whatukura Rehu Tai
House Quarter – East
House Function – The Intelligence of Conciliation
House Weapon – The Magikal Circle and Triangle
House Service – The path that joins mercy to victory
House Atua – Atua of Power
House Lore – The end and the reward of the effort is a state of lucid quietude, which however tends to sink into the original inertia.
House Orders – All is continual change, nothing can remain in any phase however dense and dull that thing may be, a time will come when-it begins to stir.
Your attitude towards others and their attitude toward you.