The Vril Society was
formed by a group of
mediums led by the
Orsitsch (Orsic) of
who claimed to have received communication from
Cen Tauri, in the
system. Allegedly, these aliens had visited Earth and settled in
and the word Vril was formed from the ancient Sumerian word "Vri-Il"
("like god"). A second medium was known only as Sigrun, a name
etymologically related to Sigrune, a
and one of
nine daughters in
The Society allegedly taught
concentration exercises designed to awaken the forces of Vril,
and their main goal was to achieve Raumflug (Spaceflight)
to reach Aldebaran. To achieve this, the Vril Society joined the
Thule Gesellschaft to fund an ambitious program involving
an inter-dimensional flight machine based on psychic revelations
from the Aldebaran aliens.
Members of the Vril Society
are said to have included
Hermann Göring, and
Hitler's personal physician, Dr.
Theodor Morell. These
were original members of the Thule Society which supposedly
joined Vril in 1919. The NSDAP (NationalSozialistische Deutsche
ArbeiterPartei) was created by Thule in 1920, one year later.
who helped to create the Nazi flag, was also a Thulist.
With Hitler in power in 1933,
both Thule and Vril Gesellschafts allegedly received official
state backing for continued disc development programs aimed at
both spaceflight and possibly a war machine.
After 1941 Hitler forbade
so both Thule and Vril were documented under the SS E-IV unit.
The claim of an ability
to travel in some inter-dimensional mode is similar to Vril
claims of channeled flight with the Jenseitsflugmaschine
(Other World Flight Machine) and the Vril Flugscheiben (Flight