The Odd Masonic Imagery of the 33 Chilean Miners’ Rescue


The rescue of the 33 unfortunate Chilean miners has definitely turn into an international media event. All aspects of the rescue have been carefully staged  to make the entire thing a spectacular show inspiring emotions, admiration and national pride. For those knowledgeable of Masonic and occult symbolism, it is hard not to ponder on the  numerological and symbolic facts of the event. Here are some of them:

1- The number of Miners

Insignia of the 33rd (and highest) Degree of Scottish Rite Freemasonry

The number 33 is of great importance in Freemasonry and in Qabbalistic system of numbers. It can be found in many instances in Masonic lore.

“For example, consider the number 33. The first temple of Solomon stood for thirty-three years in its pristine splendor. At the end of that time it was pillaged by the Egyptian King Shishak, and finally (588 B.C.) it was completely destroyed by Nebuchadnezzar and the people of Jerusalem were led into captivity to Babylon. (See General History of Freemasonry, by Robert Macoy.) Also King David ruled for thirty-three years in Jerusalem; the Masonic Order is divided into thirty-three symbolic degrees; there are thirty-three segments in the human spinal column; and Jesus was crucified in the thirty-third year of His life.”
– Manly P. Hall, Secret Teachings of All Ages

“Alchemy is a threefold art, its mystery well symbolized by a triangle. Its symbol is 3 times 3 – three elements or processes in three worlds or spheres. The 3 times 3 is part of the mystery of the 33rd degree of Freemasonry, for 33 is 3 times 3, which is 9, the number of esoteric man and the number of emanations from the root of the Divine Tree.”
– Ibid

2- The Date of the Event

The date of the start of the rescue  is also significant:

10/13/10  which can qabbalistically be calculated this way: 10 + 13 + 10 which equals…33.

3- The Phoenix

The name of the rescue device was named “Fénix” (Phoenix), which is the bird that rose from its ashes. Once again, the selection of the name Phoenix, a mythological creature holding a great importance in occult mysteries, is quite interesting. The bird is considered a symbol of accomplishment of alchemical transmutation, a process equivalent to human regeneration.

“In the Mysteries it was customary to refer to initiates as phoenixes or men who had been born again, for just as physical birth gives man consciousness in the physical world, so the neophyte, after nine degrees in the womb of the Mysteries, was born into a consciousness of the Spiritual world.”
– Ibid.

4- The Number of Days it Took to Drill the Hole


“The work took 33 days total, one day a man,” said Mikhail Proestakis, manager of Driller Supply Company, which participated in the drilling of the rescue shaft with a diameter of 66 centimetres, which is 33 times two.

“I believe in numerology, it has to mean something.”
– Source

5- The First Note Sent by the Miners

“Others call attention to the first note the miners sent up to show they were still alive – “estamos bien en el refugio los 33” (all 33 of us are in the shelter) – which was 33 characters in length.”
– Ibid

6- The Symbolism of the Event

To summarize the rescue event, 33 miners, who were trapped for 69 days in the depths and darkness of the underground were lifted  one by one, on 10/13/10 in a device called “Fenix” – a creature representative of occult initiation – to the light of day. As they say “Ex tenebris lux”: From darkness to light.

Acting out the Masonic motto?

With these facts in mind, I’m asking you this: was the Chilean Miner’s rescue a Masonic mega-ritual?

Inverted pentagram on the shirt the miner’s were told to wear

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There definitely are highly public rituals occuring, more frequently too it seems. The numerics involved are anything but chance or coincidence. They are cabbalistic ( kabbalistic, Qabbalistic ) in origin, occult in purpose, and are used to increase what ever power is hoped to be realized by the ritual. The array of numbers and symbols used, often far in advance of the event, leave an obvious trail, due to the practitioners of these beleifs, that in order for a curse to be effective, the accursed must be made aware that they are indeed cursed. We all need to be very careful of the things we become unwitting participants of through today's mass communications.

They did it for us; a ritual.
We've secured Lemuria East.
Latino(Procyonian) boys trapped with the giant crystals in various locations along the American coast.
It's sexuality; or male virility, we've secured.
An entrance into the subterranian tunnels sits under the LA County jail; the CIA runs the system there.

Chile – just a thought arose on some types & their various ceremonies tied to an idea of the "kundalini" of the world moving from Tibet to Chile. Not that I buy their propaganda. Enjoying reading here.

The miners didn't know anything about it? They were innocent? I'm confused. The shirt they were wearing is like the last piece of evidence that just totally convinced me. I'm in shock :O

Who knows? Maybe the person who printed the star was under mind control, isn't that possible? Maybe he claims he doesn't know why or he says it's just to match the line that separates the red and the blue cuz that's all he knows about it. Maybe he was told to do so.

And I also think that most of freemasons don't understand what really goes on in their society, they get to know only a part of the whole story…

This is an unkown field, no one can be so sure what to think or what to say. Only thing we can't deny is that the symbols are all there to be seen and they surely mean something, otherwise why would they be there and look so odd? More over, they wouldn't be everywhere if they were just a "bad coincidence".

I don't know if it is a megaritual or not, but anyone interested in what the Mason's are up to, should understand the subtext of a movie about digging up miners.

Chile is a mysterious and mystical land. They have one of the biggest planetarium in the world, have the mysterious Island of Chiloe and Easter Island. Chile has huge UFO sightings. They own part of the Antartic where Hitler send his Nazis to look for UFOs etc. UFOs are demonic. I never saw anything illuminati with the 33 miners. The Chilean president knelt down to pray in front of the world to the Christian Lord. They miners are more Christian than ever and pastor were there to help the miners too. Not just priests. I believe it was a Christian Miracle. The other thing is that the supposedly inverted pentagram is the Chilean star sideways…lol Also, teens to adult all know about the illuminati way more than the USA population and even talked freely about it! They actually have freedom of speech and belief! Lol They also discuss the occult… Read more »

Huge earthquake in Chili that year along with tsunami 8.0-8.5

Why sacrifice Chilean miners? How is wearing the inverted pentagram helping the ritual? Horrible, they can take advantage of anyone anytime.

Very observant! I remember the event on tv and wasn't AWAKE at the time. Interesting about the 33rd parallel. The city, Phoenix Arizona is also on the 33rd parallel. PHOENIX? JFK was shot very close to the 33rd parallel in Dallas. What else is on this parallel?

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dont be a miner this is what will happen to you

If this was an occult ritual, then what did it, or was it, supposed to accomplish?

That's the million dollar question.

the reason the masons take 33, 3, 9 etc to be significant is that they are commonly found creeping up in the order of nature around us. couldnt it be the the miners, being a part of nature themselves are just at the whim of this natural order. no coincidence, just a natural phenomena thats shows itself once in a while and leaves us in amazement at the aparent conspiracy. natures rhythm is bound to make itself evident from time to time. give to much power to the conspiracy and it gains momentum. dont believe the hype.

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I hope someone answers my questions…

Are the miners freemasons or merely puppets in the play?

Why did the masons do this? For fun? For their own entertainment?

You know, I have read through all the comments, and I noticed a couple people saying something to the effect of, "Oh the shirts were donated by Campus Crusade for Christ so they can't mean anything bad or it had to be a mistake. Well, I am of the camp that believes that the RCC is the w***e of Babylon in the Bible and that all true Christians need to spearate from her. However, in 1994 there was a document signed called Evangelicals and Catholics Together. It was signed by many RCC people, and many evangelicals. Some of the evangelicals that signed it included J. I. Packer, Chuck Colson, and Bill Bright of Campus Crusade for Christ.

umm sorry but the rescue started before 10/13/10 i know for a fact cause theres this video…

not saying its all bs just saying that this fact was not a fact at all.

hey wow whos the maker of thiz website by the way thankz 4 da info love u …………….my mind im so obbssed 2 u ………keep on rocking

Alice in Wonderland . . . the Mad Hatter had 10/6 in his hat . . . the major event of October was miners down a hole.

Alice in Wonderland came out prior to this event and foreshadowed what would happen.

I really do not know what's the agenda in this world . . . (No weapon you use against me shall prosper)

look at this website about the shirt, I looked at the Chile's flag and the star is right side up but this shirt is different,

The Shirt also says “Gracias Señor”= Thanks Lord…….with an inverted pentagram?! cmon!

Masonic is very powerful and influential. Their objective is one and one only, to create a world that trust in no-God. Among others that they have created overtime to nurture these values in our brains are:

1) The establishment of Human Rights – where the fundamental of this understanding is based on one is free to do anything, where capital punsihment that used to be the teachings in the Abraham's religions are no longer seen valid.

2) Democracy – the government is no longer built and based on the teachings of the Holy Books, but instead the fundamental of the whole nation is based on human's creation initiating a Godless world.

everything looks scripted…but i'm amazed if it was all accidental

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Hi !

VC, You are right, I found interesting proof, here is little part from the main text (Jul 09, 2001 !!! )

But some of the foundations for this type of programming have been in place for centuries. One of the oldest rituals that the Illuminati utilize is the “resurrection ceremony”. In fact the Phoenix, symbol of death and new life, is one of their highest symbols and symbolizes the coming of the New Order and its leader.

In Scott Bergs´s Lindbergh biography one can read:

´ On May 21, 1927, at 10:24 P.M., the ´Spirit of St.Louis´ landed – having flown 3614 miles from New York, nonstop, in 33 hours, 30 minutes, and 30 seconds.

And in that instant, everything changed – for both the pilot and the planet. ´

Hey, Mr Vigilant

guess it´s `time´ for a numerological blog.

They live, baby.

So tell me how the first guy that came out was drawn to Jehovah (God).

Research how one of the miners found a "awake" magazine by the jehovahs witness and they all read it twice and they all said they felt peace at reading this..

Theres deffinitly something weird how this became to big, might be a masonic ritual,personally i think it is but some miners or mos were not a part of it they were just victims to catch the worlds attention. Numerology here isnt a coincidence aswell. So theres a big chance this WAS a ritual,one thats just to start with.

Amazing thing is i believe it was a God Vs Devil here,and all 33 felt both presence.

adam, jehovahs witnesses are true christians.. masons have no connections with them.

thats the "truth" .

It's also funny that none of the miners screamed out: Hurray for Free Masonry!!!

october the 13th from wiki (miners release day)

1307 – Hundreds of Knights Templar in France are simultaneously arrested

1917 – The "Miracle of the Sun" is witnessed by an estimated 70,000 people

The Miracle of the Sun (Portuguese: O Milagre do Sol) is a supposedly miraculous event witnessed by 30,000 to 100,000 people on 13 October 1917 in the Cova da Iria fields near Fátima, Portugal. Those in attendance had assembled to observe what the Portuguese secular newspapers had been ridiculing for months as the absurd claim of three shepherd children that a miracle was going to occur at high-noon in the Cova da Iria on 13 October 1917.[1]

According to many witness statements, after a downfall of rain, the dark clouds broke and the sun appeared as an opaque, spinning disc in the sky

1244 – Jaques de Molay Birthday, Grand Master of the Knights Templars (d. 1314)

1307 – Hundreds of Knights Templar in France are simultaneously arrested

1917 – The "Miracle of the Sun" is witnessed by an estimated 70,000 people

The Miracle of the Sun (Portuguese: O Milagre do Sol) is a supposedly miraculous event witnessed by 30,000 to 100,000 people on 13 October 1917 in the Cova da Iria fields near Fátima, Portugal. Those in attendance had assembled to observe what the Portuguese secular newspapers had been ridiculing for months as the absurd claim of three shepherd children that a miracle was going to occur at high-noon in the Cova da Iria on 13 October 1917.[1]

According to many witness statements, after a downfall of rain, the dark clouds broke and the sun appeared as an opaque, spinning disc in the sky

1244 – Jaques de Molay Birthday, Grand Master of the Knights Templars (d. 1314)

I was stunned

now I know how Jesus must of felt every time he did a miracle and his own people still didn't believe he was the Christ. You all just don't get it, he would of said. no wonder Jesus spoke in parables so you would use your minds to figure it out. even as these signs are parables,, Jesus is not going to say look,, see what i have done. he would let you figure it out. So as for me, I understand this miracle in parable.

Me inadmitiste, GIL!

Apagá la radio, Ricarda.


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JORGE!!!!!!!!!!!!! chicos, ya está abierto el casting para Fortuna 2.

The GHB are likely a Masonic Instrument but not all Pipers Masons or all Masons Pipers. There are 9 chanter notes and 3 drones.
Many have wondered precisely as to the goings on concealed beneath the Mason’s Apron.

A beautiful instrument nonetheless, particularly post 7:30 then 8:30
Pachelbel’s Canon in D on the Pipes








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Didn't read all the comments, but I can't believe you didn't catch the significance of October 13 — it was the day the Knights Templar were busted!… seems like a ritual to me, giving rocks from the cave in to the powerful occult families.

Why all the attention to the t-shirt? What about ALL the pieces to this puzzle? The one weak link is what the majority of posters are focusing on. Come on guys.

Larry Davis.

Another interesting element: There is a famous alchemical expression: VITRIOL which stands for "Visita Interiora Terrae Rectificando Invenies Occultum Lapidem", meaning "Visit the interior of the Earth and working you will find the hidden stone" — maybe they found something? Heh… apart from the "philosophical stone" that turns everything into US Dollars for them now (interviews, etc). Just kidding, but the alchemical analogies seem to fit this nicely.


This is an exercise in selective perception. Why see it as masons? Why not Christians? Jesus died at 33 and is said to rise again (phoenix). A star was above Jesus's house when born, therefore the chilean miner rescue was a christian ritual to proclaim the second coming of Christ who brings light to the world. Now before someone argues with this, I don't believe it. I'm just showing how easy it is to spin these yarns. I've spent over 15 years studying history (cold war, German, American, Russian), occult groups, esoteric philosophy, and conspiracy theory (or deep politics, as I prefer.) It never fails to amuse me how quick some people are to believe anything without asking any further questions or doing further research. Here are just some of the problems with this article. To say that 33 is an important number in Kabbalah is like saying A is… Read more »
If you are replying to me, I do know my Masonic Lore and symbology fairly well. The "black and white squares" you are referring to… I can only assume you are referring to the floor of the lodge, known as the Mosaic Pavement. It is a representation of the ground floor of King Solomon's Temple. It IS emblematic of human life, checkered with good and evil, to remind us of the precariousness of our state on earth. Today we may experience prosperity, tomorrow we may find ourselves on the edge of weakness, temptation, and adversity. This is true, in my experience, for all humans… of all faiths, including Christians, even those with the strongest of faith. As this is the internet, you don't know me personally, so you can have no way of knowing my personal character nor how hard it is to deceive me. I don't hold that against… Read more »

this was supposed to be a reply to Doe's comment.

Eric Butcher you seem to be a freshman in masonry. You don't expect to be introduced to their darker teachings and craft at this stage don't you? The evil deeds that people found out about are know either from high rank defectors or from God's Revelation to His saints. So please, keep an open mind.

Raphael, with all due respect, I am keeping an open mind, I simply disagree with what is presented here and know better than what is being claimed here. I would, on the other hand, encourage others, including yourself, to keep an open mind. What is claimed here is neither rational, nor logical. Perhaps I will be proven wrong. It has been known to happen. However as St. Thomas Aquinas said, Faith and Reason must go hand in hand. I am not, as you speculate, a "freshman in Masonry." I was reared around it and have, myself, been a Scottish Rite Mason for over ten years and served as an officer in a Lodge. Perhaps ten years isn't enough time for the devil to show himself… I don't know about all that, but I have experienced evil in my personal life in the past and it was not in any way… Read more »

Hi Vigilant,

I think ,maybe you are right, the everyday, regular Masons, are just regular masons, but on the higher level They could be also connected to the Mormons, to the Jehovah Witnesses, and maybe many churches, secret societies, occult groups,and the highest levels of the entertainment industry, the military , government agencies, the CIA, FDA, and Universities, the media, and maybe everything.

Wouldn’t you say that the average masons are still leaves on the Freemasonry tree. Isn’t this the point of the entire object. To recruit as many people as possible under deceiving tactics. After all they also honor the secret society and hand signals. The average members do not share in the fame, and some do have money. The Lord spoke out against hand signals in the old testament. Regardless of the the level of a mason member, they are still representing ther same belief and aspiration. Where are we with this now? Well, now that the cat is out of the bag, they all have the same choices- stay in or get out- regardless of being high profile or low profile. By the way, I remember from a long time ago a close mason friend (at that time) told me that if he were to discuss any parts of the… Read more »

October 13th in history:

1307 | “Hundreds of Knights Templar in France were simultaneously arrested by agents of Phillip the Fair, to be later tortured into ‘admitting’ heresy”. On the birthday of the head of the Knights Templar, no less.

1917 | The ”Miracle of the Sun” is witnessed by an estimated 70,000 people in the Cova da Iria in Fátima, Portugal.

2010 | Something in the sky spotted over Manhattan on Wednesday afternoon, officially concluded to be yellow balloons.

2010 | The day that "retired Air Force officer Stan Fulham predicts as the tentative date for a fleet of extraterrestrial vehicles to hover for hours over the earth’s principal cities."

Ok, so I read this "article" and about half of the comments on both the VC site and the Disinfo site before I couldn't stomach much more. I am a believer in many "conspiracy theories" and while some of your comments have some validity, I think that a great many of you are looking entirely too hard for symbolism. In the interest of full disclosure, I am both a Roman Catholic Christian and a 32' Scottish Rite Mason. I have no firsthand knowledge of the 33' except in my relations with those who have "attained" it. If they have sold their soul or are demonically possessed, I would be greatly surprised. Masonry, throughout history, because of its "secrets," has been at the receiving end of many accusations. With the advent of the internet and the Information Age, there truly aren't many secrets anymore, but one has to be cautious in… Read more »

'“estamos bien en el refugio los 33” (all 33 of us are in the shelter) – which was 33 characters in length'

– was it?

I see now one has to count the spaces too, so forget about my question

The typical thing was, while those miners were saved in Chili and the world rejoiced, 20 miners died in China.

But that only got about 15 seconds of coverage in the news over here in Belgium, if even any in other countries.

Says enough.

LOL at people rationalizing the inverted star saying its "at an angle". The hell youre talking about and why are you in denial?? It is 100% inverted, it has 2 points up and 1 point down.

Look at this pic and tell me if you see an angle

It is 100% inverted. Stop rationalizing and distorting the truth. It is inverted, and thus NOT like the Chilean flag. Deal with it.

you know the part in the bible where it says satan and lucifer will be released from their hole after the thousand years….

It looks very much like it was a staged sexual ritual. the capsule moving up and down in2 the bowels of the earth is meant to convey the message to some people that an idea has been conceived in the earth and it will bear a child pretty soon. when i checked the 33 parallel in relationship to the south american land form – and please note everything had 2 be symbolic – i understood.