The Demon Buer - Spirit of Solomon

The Demon Buer is a Fallen Angel and the 10th of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. Buer is a president in Hell, where he governs more than 50 Legions of Demons. He appears when the Sun is in Sagittarius. He teaches moral and natural philosophy, the logical arts, and the virtues of all herbs and plants. Buer heals all distempers and gives good Familiars.

Buer - Demon and Spirit of Solomon

From “The Goetia: The Lesser Key of Solomon the King” (1904) Written by S.L. MacGregor Mathers

The Tenth Spirit is Buer, a Great President. He appeareth in Sagittary, and that is his shape when the Sun is there. He teaches Philosophy, both Moral and Natural, and the Logic Art, and also the Virtues of all Herbs and Plants. He healeth all distempers in man, and giveth good Familiars. He governeth 50 Legions of Spirits, and his Character of obedience is this, which thou must wear when thou callest him forth unto appearance.

The Seal of Buer
The Seal of Buer

Buer - Demon and Spirit of Solomon

From the “Pseudomonarchia Daemonum” ( 1583 ) Written by Johann Weyer (Johann Wier)

Buer is a great president, and is seene in this signe [*]; he absolutelie teacheth philosophie morall and naturall, and also logicke, and the vertue of herbes: he giveth the best familiars, he can heale all diseases, speciallie of men, and reigneth over fiftie legions.

Original Text : Buer Præses magnus conspicitur in signo *. Absolute docet philosophiam, practicam, ethica item and logica, and herbarum vires: Dat optimos familiares: Ægros sanitati restituere novit, maxime and homines. Quinquaginta legionum habet imperium.

Buer - Demon and Spirit of Solomon

From the “Dictionnaire Infernal” (edition of 1863 ) Written by Jacques Auguste Simon Collin de Plancy

Buer is a president of hell and a Demon of the second order who commands 50 legions. His form is that of a five-branched star or wheel, and he moves by rolling himself. Buer teaches philosophy, logic, and herbal medicine He is also skilled in curing the sick and giving good servants.

Original Text : Buer, démon de seconde classe, président aux enfers; il a la forme d'une étoile ou d'une roue à cinq branches, et s'avance en roulant sur lui-même.
Il enseigne la philosophie, la logique et les vertus des herbes médicinales. Il se vante de donner de bons domestiques el de rendre la santé aux malades. Il commande cinquante légions.

Buer as depicted in Collin de Plancy's Dictionnaire Infernal, 1863 edition.
Buer as depicted in Collin de Plancy's Dictionnaire Infernal, 1863 edition.

Buer - Demon and Spirit of Solomon

From “Evocation of Goetia Demons”

o Zodiac Position: 15- 19 degrees of Taurus *(1-10 Cancer)
o May 5th- 9th *(June 21-July 1)
o Tarot Card: 6 of Pentacles *(2 Cups)
o Candle color: Light blue
o Plant: Aloe


o Metal: Mercury
o Element of Earth *(water)
o Buer is a Day Demon and rules over 50 legions of spirits

Buer heals all diseases, teaches moral, natural and logical philosophy.
He discourages drunkeness, and provides familiars.
He also teaches the properties of all herbs and plants.

*(Aleister Crowley's interpretation)

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