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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, without the prior permission of Theosophical University Press. Because of current limitations in ASCII character fonts, and for ease of searching, no diacritical marks appear in the electronic version of the Continue Reading

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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 any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without prior permission of Theosophical University Press. Due to current limitations in the ASCII character set, and for ease of searching, no diacritical Continue Reading

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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, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior permission of Theosophical University Press. Because of current limitations in ASCII character fonts, and for ease in searching, no diacritical marks appear in the Continue Reading

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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 Opening the Book of Nature Our Atlantis Dryad, Hamadryad, and Sequoia Vernal Pools Timberline The Water Ouzel Mountain Sanctuary Reverie Angels of the Sea The Fog Sea The Cloud The Kingdom Continue Reading

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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 any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior permission of Theosophical University Press. Because of current limitations in ASCII character fonts, and for ease of searching, no diacritical Continue Reading

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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, without the prior permission of Theosophical University Press. For ease of searching, no diacritical marks appear in the electronic version of the text. Contents Foreword Chapter 1: Intelligent Design? Chapter 2: Continue Reading

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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 comply with the conditions requisite for seeing and knowing. Theosophy, meaning knowledge of or about God (not in the sense of a personal anthropomorphic God, but in that of divine “godly” Continue Reading

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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, base and selfish; and ever seeking to evoke in them whatever is pure, true, brave and generous. These sayings have been garnered, with the hope that they may be preserved and Continue Reading

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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. __________ Q. Why do the noblest animals suffer so much at the hands men? I need not enlarge or try to explain this question. Cities e torture places for the animals Continue Reading

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1974: The Path of Compassion

By G. de Purucker Time-honored principles of ethical and spiritual conduct. Copyright © 1986 by Theosophical University Press (print version also available). Electronic edition ISBN 1-55700-080-8. All rights reserved. Originally published in Fountain-Source of Occultism, copyright © 1974 by Theosophical University Press. 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 any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without prior permission of Theosophical University Press. Due to current limitations in the ASCII character set, and for ease of searching, no diacritical Continue Reading

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The Astral Plane

The Project Gutenberg EBook of The Astral Plane, by C. W. Leadbeater This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at www.gutenberg.net Title: The Astral Plane Its Scenery, Inhabitants and Phenomena Author: C. W. Leadbeater Release Date: April 15, 2007 [EBook #21080] Language: English Character set encoding: ISO-8859-1 *** START OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK THE ASTRAL PLANE *** Produced by Bryan Ness, Sankar Viswanathan, and the Continue Reading

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Theosophy and Some of the Vital Problems of the Day

By Katherine Tingley A Series of Addresses delivered between January 10 and March 28, 1915 At the Isis Theater, San Diego, California Originally Published by The Woman’s International Theosophical League, International Theosophical Headquarters, Point Loma, California, 1915. Contents Address No. 1 – January 10, 1915 Address No. 2 – January 17, 1915 Address No. 3 – January 24, 1915 Address No. 4 – January 31, 1915 Woman’s Mission – February 7, 1915 Short Addresses by Katherine Tingley and Officials of the Woman’s International Theosophical League Address No. 5 – February 14, 1915 Man’s Mission – February 21, 1915 Short Addresses by Continue Reading

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