The Spiritual Path as described in the Great Master’s letter

14 Oct 2017
10:00 -10:00
Besant Hall

The Spiritual Path as described in the Great Master’s letter

This remarkable letter to A. P. Sinnett from 1881 was a roadmap for the early Society. What are its main points? How well have we as a Movement, an institution in all its forms, performed against that roadmap? Are we accomplishing the objectives put forward in this letter? How might we do better?

Jon’s suggested study list.

Jinarajadasa, C., 1925. Golden Book of the Theosophical Society (1875-1925). Adyar, Madras: Theosophical Publishing House,pp 245-246.

The Development of the objects of is also described in this link: http://theosophy.wiki/w-en/index.php?title=Objects_of_the_Theosophical_Society

The ‘Cosmological Notes’:
Barker, A.T., 1973.’Appendix II 376’ in The Letters of H. P. Blavatsky to A. P. Sinnett. Pasadena, CA.: Theosophical University Press
http://www.theosociety.org/pasadena/hpb-aps/bl-ap2.htm

Hao Chin, Jr., Vicente (ed), 1993. ‘LBS-Appendix II, 508’ in The Mahatma Letters to A. P. Sinnett, In Chronological Sequence. Manila, Philippines, Theosophical Publishing House.

The Seven-fold NatureThis subject has been developed considerably and the various versions are scattered throughout the Theosophical literature. For a synopsis see this link: https://blavatskytheosophy.com/the-sevenfold-nature-of-man/

The ‘Maha-Chohan’s Letter’
Jinarajadasa, C., 1919. ‘Letter 1, 2,’ in Letters from the Masters of the Wisdom, First Series. Adyar, Madras: Theosophical Publishing

Hao Chin, Jr., Vicente, 1993. ‘Appendix II, 477,’ in The Mahatma Letters to A. P. Sinnett, In Chronological Sequence. Manila, Philippines: Theosophical Publishing House.

The letter is also available online in this link http://www.theosociety.org/pasadena/mahatma/ml-choh.htm