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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Spirituality - General,
  • Theosophy,
  • Body, Mind & Spirit-Spirituality - General,
  • Religion / Theosophy,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - World Religions

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages60
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8502407M
ISBN 101425304680
ISBN 109781425304683

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Occultism (from the Latin occultus, meaning "hid") as presented here refers primarily to the esoteric theosophy concealed in religion and nature. In this series of articles, Blavatsky clarifies the "essential difference between theoretical and practical Occultism," and the gulf that separates harmful occult practices from the occult path of.   Contents: Theosophy or Materialism-Which?; England's Welcome; Theosophical Society and its Aims; Common Foundation of all Religions; Theosophy: The Scientific Basis of Religion; Theosophy: Its Friends and Enemies; Occult Sciences; Spiritualism and Theosophy; India: Past, Present and Future; Civilization that India Needs; Spirit of the Zoroastrian Religion; Life of/5(6). Ravi Ravindra is a professor emeritus at Dalhousie University, in Halifax, Nova Scotia, where he served as professor in comparative religion, philosophy and physics. A lifetime member of the Theosophical Society, Ravi has taught many courses in The School of the . The renowned lawyer and journalist Henry Steel Olcott (–) published this work in In this work Olcott carefully lays out his arguments for the basis of theosophy, arguing for the truth of all religions because they share the same ancient roots or 'ur-religion'.Author: Henry Steel Olcott.

Summary: Chapters include; Theosophy or Materialism — Which?; England's Welcome; The Theosophical Society and its Aims; The Common Foundation of all Religions; Theosophy: the Scientific Basis of Religion; Theosophy: its Friends and Enemies; The Occult Sciences; Spiritualism and Theosophy; India: Past, Present, and Future; The Civilization that India needs; The Spirit of the . Theosophy and the Theosophical Society are obviously related, but they are also two different things. Theosophy is a way of answering the “big” questions of life by trying to reconcile the varied approaches of science, philosophy, and religion, without limiting itself to any of their particular assumptions or Size: 2MB. About Book Book Description Contents: Theosophy or Materialism-Which?; England's Welcome; Theosophical Society and its Aims; Common Foundation of all Religions; Theosophy: The Scientific Basis of Religion; Theosophy: Its Friends and Enemies; Occult Sciences; Spiritualism and Theosophy; India: Past, Present and Future; Civilization that India Needs; Spirit of the Zoroastrian Religion. Theosophy is Divine Knowledge or Science.” She also referred to it as “Divine Wisdom,” explaining that Theosophy forms the “ substratum and basis of all the world-religions and philosophies, taught and practised since man became a thinking being. In its practical bearing, Theosophy is purely divine ethics.”.

Comment: Ships same or next working day from UK. Delivered in days (or select two-day/expedited shipping). Used - Like New. This is a reproduction of an out of print title. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning : Paperback. Theosophy is the substratum and basis of all the world-religions and philosophies—the common thread that runs through them all. In its practical bearing, Theosophy is purely divine ethics. Here you’ll find a basic idea of what the word theosophy means. Spirituality & Religion Sports Videos Television Videogame Videos Vlogs Youth Media Converse Access Television. Featured audio All audio latest This Just In Grateful Dead Netlabels Old Time Radio 78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings. Full text of "Theosophy: religion and occult science". Analysis of contents Definition of Theosophy. Blavatsky writes that, "according to lexicographers, the term theosophia is composed of two Greek words—theos "god," and sophos "wise." She then writes that Noah Webster defines it as "a supposed intercourse with God and superior spirits, and consequent attainment of superhuman knowledge, by physical processes, as by the theurgic operations of.