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Re: Theosophy

Post by Nicholas » Tue Apr 28, 2020 7:01 pm

Two powerful articles that are timeless; dealing with denunciation of persons:

https://www.philaletheians.co.uk/study- ... a-duty.pdf
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Re: Theosophy

Post by Nicholas » Wed Apr 29, 2020 5:42 pm

Based on an early (1870s?) letter from a Master, published in 1888 as "Some Words on Daily Life":

https://www.theosociety.org/pasadena/ub ... ife.htm#n1
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Re: Theosophy

Post by Nicholas » Sun May 03, 2020 5:20 pm

One who has reached to the full comprehension of the name and nature of a theosophist will sit in judgment on no man or action.
Letter from a Master, see HPB's CW VIII:146ff or Letters From The Masters Second series, letter 82.
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Re: Theosophy

Post by Riju » Mon May 04, 2020 12:46 pm

Nicholas wrote:
Sun May 03, 2020 5:20 pm
One who has reached to the full comprehension of the name and nature of a theosophist will sit in judgment on no man or action.
Letter from a Master, see HPB's CW VIII:146ff or Letters From The Masters Second series, letter 82.
No not correct action. Will you give your view.

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Re: Theosophy

Post by Nicholas » Fri May 08, 2020 1:53 pm

May 8 is White Lotus Day, the day HP Blavatsky died. She suggested reading some of Edwin Arnold's Light of Asia on the anniversary of her death. Here is a little from it...
That night the wife of King Suddhôdana,
Maya the Queen, asleep beside her Lord,
Dreamed a strange dream; dreamed that a star from heaven —

Splendid, six-rayed, in color rosy-pearl,
Whereof the token was an Elephant
Six-tusked and whiter than Vahuka’s milk —

Shot through the void and, shining into her,
Entered her womb upon the right. Awaked,
Bliss beyond mortal mother’s filled her breast,
And over half the earth a lovely light
Forewent the morn. The strong hills shook; the waves
Sank lulled; all flowers that blow by day came forth
As ‘twere high noon; down to the farthest hells
Passed the Queen’s joy, as when warm sunshine thrills
Wood-glooms to gold, and into all the deeps
A tender whisper pierced. “Oh ye,” it said,
“The dead that are to live, the live who die,
Uprise, and hear, and hope! Buddha is come!”
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Re: Theosophy

Post by Nicholas » Thu May 14, 2020 3:31 pm

As the white ray of light is decomposed by the prism into the various
colors of the solar spectrum, so the beam of divine truth, in passing through the
three-sided prism of man's nature, has been broken up into vari-colored fragments
called RELIGIONS. And, as the rays of the spectrum, by imperceptible shadings,
merge into each other, so the great theologies that have appeared at different
degrees of divergence from the original source, have been connected by minor
schisms, schools, and off-shoots from the one side or the other. Combined, their
aggregate represents one eternal truth; separate, they are but shades of human error
and the signs of imperfection.
Isis Unveiled II:639
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