....."I, too, am the Soul of the Desert; thou
shalt seek me yet again in the wilderness
of sand."
--Liber LXV, IV, 61

The Subtlety or Force Encampment is the only body of Ordo Templi Orientis operating in the state of New Mexico. It is our mission in the valley of Albuquerque to establish the Law of Thelema in our local community and in New Mexico at large. 


Subtlety or Force hosts many public and private events. These include celebrations, classes, and rituals for the Greater Feasts of our Gnostic Saints and other important Thelemic Feasts; a variety of classes on Yoga, Qabalah, Magick, Alchemy and other topics of interest from the fields of History, Psychology, and more; celebrations of the Gnostic Mass of Aleister Crowley; Initiations and Initaion-related classes and events. For more information on attending events or becoming an initiate member of our encampment, please read this website carefully, and contact our This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Also see our calendar for upcoming events.