Stanislav Panin

philosopher and scholar


  1. Esoteric Poetry in the Late USSR: The Case of Jan Koltunov
    Esotericism, Literature and Culture in Central and Eastern Europe, p. 175-182, 2018
  2. Astral Karate as a Phenomenon of Late-Soviet Esoteric Underground
    Open Theology, 3, p. 408-416, 2017
  3. Cosmic Feminine in "Synthetic Esoteric Philosophy" of Vladimir Shmakov
    La Rosa di Paracelso, 1, p. 67-73, 2017
  4. Reception of Audio-Visual Entrainment in Contemporary Esoteric Doctrines, with Julija Kobrinovich
    Mystic and Esoteric Movements in Theory and Practice: Mysticism and Esotericism in the World of Technologies. Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference, 2017
  5. Insider and the Academia: the Past and the Future of Going Native in Reverse in the Study of Esotericism
    Aliter, 5, p. 3-9, 2015

Encyclopedia Entries

  1. Astral Karate
    World Religions and Spirituality Project, 2019


  1. A Language of “Sects” in Russian Reflections of Ukrainian Autocephaly
    Talk About: Law and Religion, 2020
  2. Soviet Esotericism: A Quest for Personal Autonomy in a Totalitarian Society
    New Age in Russia, 2020
  3. Russia’s Orthodox Terrorists: The Crusade Against “Matilda”
    Open Russia, 2017