1994: The Adventures of the Atoms:

A Cosmic Fantasy Inspired by the Stanzas of Dzyan For Children of All Ages By Grace Green Knoche Copyright © 1994 by Theosophical University Press. Electronic version ISBN 1-55700-158-8. All rights reserved. This edition may be downloaded for off-line viewing without charge. No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted for commercial or other use in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise,…

The Song Celestial

or BHAGAVAD-GITA Translated by Sir Edwin Arnold Theosophical University Press Electronic Edition ISBN 1-55700-155-3. CHAPTER I Dhritirashtra. Ranged thus for battle on the sacred plain — On Kurukshetra — say, Sanjaya! say What wrought my people, and the Pandavas?Sanjaya. When he beheld the host of Pandavas, Raja Duryodhana to Drona drew, And spake these words: “Ah, Guru! see this line, How vast it is of Pandu fighting-men, Embattled by the…

The Seven Principles of Man

An Ancient Basis for a New Psychology By Leoline L. Wright Published as part of a set in the 1930s and ’40s by Theosophical University Press; Revised Electronic Edition copyright © 1998 by Theosophical University Press. Electronic version ISBN 1-55700-104-9. All rights reserved. This edition may be downloaded for off-line viewing without charge. No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted for commercial or other use in any…

The Rosary Light & Life – Vol 49, No 3, May-June 1996

Transubstantiation By Father Paul A. Duffner, O.P. Our Blessed Lord celebrated the first Mass at the Last Supper the night before He died. By His divine power He changed bread and wine into His own Body and Blood, so that He might institute a sacred rite whereby the sacrifice that He was to offer to the Father on Calvary the following day could be renewed through the centuries in a…

1996: Occult Glossary

A COMPENDIUM OF ORIENTAL AND THEOSOPHICAL TERMS by G. de PURUCKER Second and Revised Edition copyright © 1996 by Theosophical University Press (print version also available); First Edition published by Rider & Co., London, 1933. Electronic version ISBN 1-55700-052-2. All rights reserved. This edition may be downloaded for off-line viewing without charge. No part of this publication may be reproduced for commercial or other use in any form or by…

The Astral Light

By Henry T. Edge Published as part of a set in the 1930s and ’40s by Theosophical University Press; Revised Electronic Edition copyright © 1998 by Theosophical University Press. Electronic version ISBN 1-55700-110-3. All rights reserved. This edition may be downloaded for off-line viewing without charge. No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted for commercial or other use in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical,…

1948: Nature’s Magic

By Allan J. Stover Originally published in 1948 by Theosophical University Press, Covina, CA; electronic version ISBN 1-55700-151-0. All rights reserved. This edition may be downloaded for off-line viewing without charge. Because of current limitations in ASCII character fonts, and for ease in searching, no diacritical marks appear in the electronic version of the text. Table of Contents Introduction Brotherhood in Nature The Poetry of Earth Music of the Spheres…

Karma: The Law of Consequences

Karma: The Law of Consequences By Gertrude W. van Pelt, M.D. Theosophical Manual Series Second Edition copyright © 1940 by Theosophical University Press; Third and Revised Edition copyright © 1998 by Theosophical University Press. Electronic ISBN 1-55700-103-0. All rights reserved. This edition may be downloaded for off-line viewing without charge. No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted for commercial or other use in any form or by…

Evolution & Creation: A Theosophic Synthesis

By W. T. S. Thackara A Sunrise Library Publication Copyright © 2004 by Theosophical University Press (print version also available). Electronic version ISBN 978-1-55700-181-8. All rights reserved. This edition may be downloaded for off-line viewing without charge. Except for brief reviewer excerpts, no part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted for commercial or other use in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise,…

An Epitome of Theosophy

By William Q. Judge Theosophy, the Wisdom-Religion, has existed from immemorial time. It offers us a theory of nature and of life which is founded upon knowledge acquired by the Sages of the past, more especially those of the East; and its higher students claim that this knowledge is not imagined or inferred, but that it is a knowledge of facts seen and known by those who are willing to…

1913: A Nosegay of Everlasting

FROM KATHERINE TINGLEY’S GARDEN OF HELPFUL THOUGHTS Taken from Katherine Tingley‘s Speeches, 1913 Originally published in 1914 by the Students of the Raja Yoga College, Point Loma, California, USA. Dedicated to KATHERINE TINGLEY With Love and Gratitude   In their childhood and youth, in their young manhood and womanhood, she has been to her Raja Yoga Students, Teacher, Counselor, and Inspirer; ever aiding them to abandon whatever is unworthy, dishonorable,…

1888: Why Do Animals Suffer?

Q. Is it possible for me who love the animals to learn how to get more power than I have to help them in their sufferings? A. Genuine unselfish LOVE combined with WILL is a “power” in itself. They who love animals ought to show that affection in a more efficient way than by covering their pets with ribbons and sending them to howl and scratch at the prize exhibitions….